Chakrini -

PREVIOUS WORK 2003 - 2006

This page is an archive of Chakrini's previous musical projects from the period dating 2003-2006, when she was based in Australia.

During that time she wrote, recorded and performed her own material, playing at prestigious music festivals such as WOMAD, sharing the bill with the likes of Talvin Singh and Jimmy Cliff. These songs were critically acclaimed, and received airplay on popular radio stations around the country.

You can listen to some of these songs and also view footage of one of her live shows below.

There's Only Love

There's Only Love

Song of the Sea

Song of the Sea

Something

Something

Not Today

Not Today



"Her songs manage to convey both sweet innocence and an aching world-weariness. Chakrini's voice is timeless ..."
Harold Steinblatt
Editor-in-Chief - Guitar World Acoustic magazine
"Chakrini's songs are lovely, with a lazy, lyrical, sunshine-kind-of-mood ... a beautiful voice ... personal and intimate."
Crispian Mills
Kula Shaker
"Beautifully crafted songs from a gorgeous soul who can really sing! A fully formed talent and a delightful performer, Chakrini brings a world of emotion and experience to every song."
Keith Preston
Folk Alliance Australia
"Chakrini delivers songs that come from a timeless place inside the heart. She reaches out and grabs you with her voice."
Quentin Eyres
Eyres Music
"Chakrini has made one huge impression on me with her debut recording. Rarely do you hear such sparseness and quality ... her voices is flawless. It simply leaves me wanting more."
Kylie Cowling
MusicSA