Press Reviews - Abroad 


01. "Debashish Bhattacharya enthrals with his customised slide guitar ."

- http://www.indianlink.com.au/, Posted March 23, 2016 / by Royston Rebello

02. "Debashish Bhattacharya: Slide Guitar Ragas from Dawn Till Dusk review - from tranquil to exhilarating ."

- theguardian.com, 2nd April, 2015.

03. "Sydney Festival 2015 Reviews - www.abc.net.au and www.rhythms.com.au."

- by Kate Hennessy and Seth Jordan, January, 2015.

04. "Sydney Festival 2015 - Debashish Bhattacharya @ City Recital Hall."

- by Mark Pigott, Posted on January 18, 2015, Reviews by SYDNEY ARTS GUIDE.

05. "Top of the World: Debashish Bhattacharya - Beyond the Ragasphere."

- by Rolf Killius, Posted on June 2nd, 2013, Reviews by Songlines Magazine.

06. "MUSIC REVIEW: Debashish Bhattacharya, The Indian guitar virtuoso dazzles in Belfast."

- By Joe Nawaz, 12/10/2010, CultureNorthernireland.org.

07. "Debashish Bhattacharya: O Shakuntala! (Riverboat)."

- By Robin Denselow, The Guardian, Friday 17 July 2009.

08. "Debashish Bhattacharya Calcutta Chronicles: Indian Slide Guitar Odyssey Review."
You can almost see his fingers sliding over the strings as he teases exquisite,...

- By Jon Lusk 2008, BBC Review.

09. "Using the centuries-old raga tradition, Bhattacharya takes the listener to a place of deep emotional expression beyond the boundaries of time."

- by Henry Kaiser , ACOUSTIC GUITAR MAGAZINE, USA AUGUST 2005.

10. "3: Calcutta Slide-Guitar"  - Reviews.

- by Derek Beres, Sing Out! The Folk Song Magazine, USA,  Fall, 2005 

011. SONGLINES TOP OF THE WORLD COMPILATION CD

- World Music Top 10 Chart for the Month of May and June 2005 )

12. Fantastic playing from the king of the sub continental slide.

- 'reviews Asia ' SONGLINES TOP OF THE WORLD [ May and June 2005 ]

13. fROOTS TOP 10 Play List .

14. "Debashish Bhattacharya's Spellbinding Slide"

- Interview in Guitar Player, USA, JULY 2005, by Andy Ellis 

15. Debashish Bhattacharya- Beyond Boundaries (Interview ) 17-05-2005, Abstractlogix .

16. Globalisation : a plucking good time (Interview ) 
- THE EDGE DAILY Malayasia, Oct 02, 2005. By - Nantha Kumar

17. "using a three-finger picking technique that allows Bhattacharya to play extra ordinarily complex and nuanced microtonal slide runs with breathtaking speed, accuracy and beauty".

- CALCUTTA SLIDE GUITAR 3- Review in Guitar Player, USA July 05. By -Barry Cleveland

18. Calcutta Slide Guitar 3 - By Robert R. Calder [ Amazon.com ]

- Calcutta Slide-Guitar, Vol.3 - PopMatters Music Review.

19. It is a milestone in musically nutritious improvised music in 2005 - Ken Hunt

- Calcutta Slide Guitar 3 - Reviews in JazzWise, UK. MAY 2005.

20. Top musician slides in to thrill with sound mix. (Concert Reviews),

- Malden Standard & Burnham, UK, May 12, 2005.

21. CD's of the Week, Evening Standard, London, UK, 6th May 2005.

22. Calcutta Connection. By Andrew Lindsey,

- EAST ANGLIAN, Daily Times. 30th April 2005. CLASSICAL WITH ANDREW LINDSLEY

23. ASIAN PROVOCATEUR (Calcutta Slide Guitar 3, Review),

- Big Issue in the North, UK, 18th April 2005.

24. Calcutta Slide Guitar 3 (Reviews) - by Nigel Williamson, The Times UK, 16th April 2005.

25. "This is the Sound of Globalization" - by Jon Parelels, 

- New York Times USA 15th April 2005.

26. "Debashish Bhattacharya brings together a thousand-year tradition of Indian music to produce an exhilarating and unique experience."

- By New Classics, Best CD reviews, UK WORLD & ROOTS MUSIC

27. "Guitar Hero" Limelight Magazine, by- Jaslyn Hall, Australia, July 2005.

28. "Calcutta Slide Guitar-3", reviews. SEATTLE WEEKLY MUSIC, USA 18 to 24th May 2005.

29. " ..not to mention the fluency of his playing - makes for rewarding listening"

- The Daily Telegraph UK, 23rd April 2005

30. 3:Calcutta Slide Guitar - By- Graham Reid, New Zealand Herald, 22nd May 2005.