Saraswati

Saraswati

No. 3 on it's way...
  • From : Vancouver, Canada
  • Joined : Sun 3rd Jul 2011, 8 years ago

About Me

I'm a professional bellydancer, yoga teacher, writer, media-maker, and musical psychonaut. I play a few instruments but I've never bothered to read music or notation, I usually just play by ear. I love world music, electronica, house, trip-hop, and metal. Yes, metal.

Instruments I play

Guitar, Bass, Drums, Tabla/Dumbek, Zills/Sagat/Finger Cymbals

Software I Use

Garage Band (badly).

Hardware I Use

Mac laptop... ?

Listening To Right Now

Rolex Sweep (Vansalism Remix) - Skepta
Hyperballad - Bjork
Cloudlight - Eskmo
Luxor Baladna - Upper Egypt Ensemble
Heart's Filthy Lesson - David Bowie
Echoes - The Rapture
10,000 Days (album) - Tool
Season of the Witch - Suspiria Mater Vision
Kizim Kizim - Old Turkish Song
Daft Punk

10 Favourite Albums

Too many to name. This is a cruel question.

My Influences / Fav Artists

Amon Tobin, Cheb i Sabbah, Beats Antique, David Bowie, Tool, Bjork, Eskmo, Hossam Ramzy, Upper Egypt Ensemble, Karsilama, Smashing Pumpkins, John Lee Hooker, Daft Punk

My Music Sounds Like

I have no idea. I'm about to upload my first track, so you tell me...

In My Other Life I ...

I teach and perform bellydance and yoga, I make online yoga classes and downloadable content for my students and friends all over the world. I travel a lot - 36 countries and counting. I collect antique tribal jewelry. When I'm not doing these things I'm either gaming, having a beer on a patio somewhere, or escaping into my headphones...