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NYC artist on the rise: Vandana Jain, live at Studio A at Ella on 11.29

NYC artist on the rise: Vandana Jain, live at Studio A at Ella on 11.29

Fair or not, it's not always easy to make sense of artists. It can often be a dizzying experience for the uninitiated fan to penetrate into their microcosms. So that's why I approached

But the more I visit Jain, the more I come to see the Brooklyn-by-India artist as an extremely emotional, vulnerable artist, speaking to us from the inside out. Hers is a message that has to first be felt on the body, before translating to your mind. At least... That's the way I understand it. Hear her latest record ‘Vandamner’ here, and see Vandana when she plays Studio A at Ella on Thursday, Nov 29th. - Mike Levine (@Goldnuggets) - Photo by David Shults

Published: November 26, 2012 |

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