Cutting a record
Grammy-nominated Anoushka Shankar goes back to her roots with her latest album. Aptly titled Home, it is an Indian classical album that showcases the meditative and virtuosic qualities of the Indian raga. Featuring two ragas, one of which is her father’s, the entire album is more traditional and mellow. Details: anoushkashankar.com
If a former chartered accountant in a waistcoat doesn’t set you laughing immediately, then Kunal Rao’s line-up of jokes certainly will. Irreverent about his own tribe and life in general, the Mumbai-based comedian will be joining Deepu and Baggy at Evam Standup Tamasha’s Just for Laughs. Today, at 8 pm, at The Raintree Anna Salai. Rs 750. Details: eventjini.com
Artworld – Sarala’s Art Centre is organising a solo exhibition of Sumanto Chowdhury’s works. Renowned for his interplay of the inside-outside urban landscape, the contemporary artist’s works will be going up for viewing on July 24. The launch will be followed by cocktails and snacks. At 6.30 pm.