For whatever reasons, and regardless of its merits, asian music is not part of a shared London culture. So attempts to tack it on (sitar on top of a drum and bass beat, whatever) feel forced, conceptual, artificial
Interestingly, it’s more shared in gay club culture, all the alternative and all the black/dancehall/rnb gay nights always had a bhangra or whatever section during the night, and that’s not just playing Get Yr Freak On.
Fucking hell lads clean up the mess. Im at work I can't mediate. Put your big mature adult heads on and find the lovely overlap of mutual understanding. You're both brilliant. Revived a moribund forum. Just be normal please.