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Mumtaz Mahal V.M. Bhatt, a remarkable, culture-weaving Indian slide guitarist, played an acclaimed duet with Ry Cooder on the album A Meeting by the River...Mumtaz MahalWorld V.M. Bhatt, a remarkable, culture-weaving Indian slide guitarist, played an acclaimed duet with Ry Cooder on the album A Meeting by the River...1996-05-31
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Mumtaz Mahal

Genre: World

V.M. Bhatt, a remarkable, culture-weaving Indian slide guitarist, played an acclaimed duet with Ry Cooder on the album A Meeting by the River. Bhatt’s meeting with Taj Mahal — and N. Ravikiran — if less thrilling, is still enticing, with faintly exotic treatments of Mahal staples like ”Stand by Me.” A little more Eastern spice in the East-meets-West soup would have been nice on Mumtaz Mahal. B-