Bouree by Rajeev Raja- A tribute to Ian Anderson and Rhythm House!
The goodbye jam at Rhythm House, the iconic music store in Mumbai, which was pulling down its shutters.The great Ian Anderson of Jethrotull once visited to sign his albums here. Here's my tribute to Mr Anderson and to Rhythm House...a storehouse of memories.
The guy plays a pretty mean flute.
And who comes here to wish me well? A sweetly-scented angel fell, She laid her head upon my disbelief, And bathed me with her ever-smile.
It appears the store is now closed...Amazing performance by Rajeev Raja Mumbai’s Rhythm House record shop prepares for its swansong Rhythm House LINK With music consumption an increasingly online experience, sales at Rhythm House, which has been around for seven decades, have been declining and its owners recently admitted defeat and made the decision to close down. “It has been on the cards for some time,” says Mehmood Curmally, who owns and runs the storeas its managing director, while his uncle, Amir Curmally, is the chairman. “Online sales of music, be it digital, streaming or physical sales through e-commerce, mean our sales are going to keep going down.”