Swati

Swati

Swati (which loosely translates to 'star' in her ancestral Hindu language) is a product of New York City's infamous lower east side. The neighborhood which gave us both Martin Scorsese and the Ramones has lately been the proving grounds for a new generation of pop musicians; everyone from Jeff Buckley to the Strokes has worked the clubs on this turf. From these mean streets comes Swati, whose first record you are about to experience.

Swati grew up in New York and was a child prodigy trombonist whose debut at Carnegie Hall had the unintended... more