Saraswathi Jones

Saraswathi Jones previously created original music for the Huntington production of The Who & the What (2017). She is a Boston musician and purveyor of postcolonial pop. Her work draws from the well of South Asian history, culture, and aesthetics and reflects on life in immigrant America. She released the solo EP Lingua Franca in 2013, and fronts Boston band Awaaz Do, who released their debut EP Kite Fight in 2016 and received an Iguana Music Fund grant in 2017 to record their next album. Ms. Jones co-produces Hindie Rock Fest — anannual music festival in Cambridge featuring South Asian American artistsfrom a broad array of genres – and currently serves as board president ofGirls Rock Campaign Boston, a feminist non-profit empowering girls throughmusical performance and education.

(As of March 2017)

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