NOTE: The names and addresses given below have been got from satisfied customers. They are not meant to be an advertisement for the respective establishments.
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Note: For more online Web sites for Indian CDs see question 16 of the FAQ.
1. Shrimati's. [CDs, cassettes and LPs] 2011 University Ave Berkeley, California. CA 94704 Ph: (510) 548-6220. http://www.shrimatis.com Sometimes they send photocopies of the CD cover notes which are very helpful in selecting the CDs you want. Prices depend on the label. Range from $16-$18. No volume discounts. $2.50 shipping per order, regardless of the number of CDs you buy. Seem to have the biggest selection. Also sell cassette tapes. 2. "Raga" Records PO Box 635 New York, NY 10014 E Mail: email@example.com Fax: 212-620-5980 Concert recordings of Indian classical music. Numerous photos, articles, interviews, sound samples. 3. Maharani [CDs and Cassettes] MAHARANI GIFT CORNER (Importers & Distributors) Audio, Video & Gift Center 7333 Harwin #125 One Regency Plaza Houston, TX 77036 Diwan Gurbani Off: (713) 782 6553 Fax: (713) 782-4203 4. Vista 1628 Oak Tree Rd. Edison, NJ 08820 PH. (908) 494-9155 Their catalog is free. 5. Bombay Bazar 1082 Oaktree Road, Decatur, Ga 30033 (Atlanta area) 404-321-0116 404-321-0040 (fax) Contact: Bhavna 6. Taj Mahal Video 1594 Woodcliff Dr., Suite G Atlanta Ga 30329. 7. OMI Music Inc. 71, Rosedale Avenue, Unit A-10 Brampton, Ontario-L6X1K4, Canada They will send you their multi-colored catalog if you write to them and include a cheque for $5. 8. Raag Email : Nagam Rao (raag.netcom.com) phone : (310) 479 5225 Order Line : (310) 479 RAAG postal address : RAAG P.O.Box 252012, Los Angeles, CA 90025-8911 A copy of the selection catalogue of one's interest can be obtained by e-mailing a request to the given address. 9. Private Music 220 East 23rd Street New York, NY 10010 (212)-684-2533 Ask for their catalog. They have a few Indian music selections. 10. Oriental Records, Inc., PO Box 1802, Grand Central Station, New York, NY 10017 (516)-746-0140 Ask for their catalog. They have some very interesting Indian music selections. Especially Carnatic music. Also available are LPs. CDs cost $16 plus shipping. 11. India Emporium (Gulmohar Imports) 10195 S.W. Beaverton Hillsdale Highway Beaverton, OR 97005 (503) 629 5501 (tel) (800) 603 6538 (tel) (503) 690 6831 (fax) firstname.lastname@example.org Volume discounts. 1-2 Cds $17.95, 3-4 CDs $16.95, 5 or more $15.95 each. Also sell cassette tapes. Shipping $2.00 per order. 12. Khazana Nicollet Mall (downtown), Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA email: email@example.com (612) 339-4565 13. Electric Fetus, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA. (located on Franklin and 5th (??) in Minneapolis) Check World Music section. 14. BuyPost 39 Song Street Narre Warren Victoria 3805 Australia Tel/Fax: (03) 9704 7370 They sell Hindi, Bhangra Bengali and Telugu cd's and cassettes. Prices as at 17.12.95 (all in Aussie dollars) are: single cd $17.50 Golden Collection cd's $37.50 Ghazals and Classical cd $19.00 Cassettes $4.50 Posting: $2.60 for 2 cd's or 4 cassettes; $1.50 for each additional cd or two cassettes. 15. Kumud Electronics 1053 E. El Camino Real #4 Sunnyvale, CA 94087 Ph: 408-249-7343 (Closed Monday) 16. Some more locations with limited info available:
- World Music Inst. New York City (212) 545-7536
- Ali Akbar College of Music San Rafael, CA (415) 454-6264
- Neelam Audio Video Philadelphia (215) 969-1232 (eve).
- Green Street, East Ham, London, England
- Broadway, Southall, London, England
- Ealing Road in Wembley, London, England
- Brick Lane London E1, England (mostly Bengali)
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