publication date: Friday, February 3, 2006 (part of Round XXVII)
clue: He is arguably India's most famous string player, but what he plays isn't exactly a guitar.
explanation: Shankar was an Indian musician famous for playing a sitar (rhymes with "guitar"). more…
solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Denise Sawicki, Steve Dunn, Amy Austin, Mike Eberhart, Aaron Shurtleff, David Mitzman, Elliot Farney, Jerry Mathis, Scott Horowitz, Megan Baxter, Chris McKinnon, Mihai Rusu, Michael Paul Cote, Bob Miller, Jacque Miller, Angela Lathem-Ballard, and John Julitz