Ravi Shankar, who introduced the sitar (and in general, Indian music) to most of America, died yesterday at the age of 92. Here he is performing on the Dick Cavett show in 1971.
Ed Kilgore, a Monthly contributing editor, is a columnist for the Daily Intelligencer, New York magazine’s politics blog, and the managing editor for the Democratic Strategist.
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