Special show for Indian Independence day (Aug 15th): Raga Desh. Desh/Des means "country" in Sanskrit/Hindi languages of India, and the raga has nationalistic connotations in recent years. This show explored various artists and instruments rendering Raga Desh.
This week on Live Constructions we had the chance to sit down with Russ Aldertone, a. k. a. Xanthocephalus, and discuss his music and bird watching expertise. He also performed two live sets in-studio. Check out more from Xanthocephalus at soundcloud.com/aldertone.