Atif Aslam may unveil new song on his birthday

Gurgaon, Feb 23 (IANS) Pakistani singer Atif Aslam is likely to treat his fans with a new song on his 32nd birthday on March 12.Known for being accessible to his fans whenever possible, Atif says he might do something special for his music [...]

I miss being in a band: Mohit Chauhan

New Delhi, Feb 16 (IANS) Before he emerged as a popular playback singer, Mohit Chauhan had tasted success with his band Silk Route, which dissolved in the early 2000s. Now, the “Tum ho” hitmaker says he sometimes misses having his own gang [...]

A.R. Rahman congratulates Ricky Kej on Grammy win

Mumbai, Feb 10 (IANS) Music maestro A.R. Rahman, who bagged two Grammys in 2010, has congratulated Indian artist Ricky Kej for winning the prestigious golden gramophone in Los Angeles.“Congrats on the Grammy win Ricky Kej. You have proved [...]

Singer Shreya Ghoshal ties the knot

Mumbai, Feb 6 (IANS) Singer Shreya Ghoshal has wed her beau Shiladitya in a traditional Bengali wedding.“Married the love of my life yesterday night (Feb 5) in a beautiful Bengali traditional wedding in presence of our families and closest [...]

Sunali, Roop Kumar Rathod condemn meaningless songs

New Delhi, Feb 5 (IANS) Singing couple Sunali and Roop Kumar Rathod have been regaling music fans for years together, but they aren’t particularly impressed with the quality of lyrics of songs penned by the current crop of writers.Popular [...]

When Above & Beyond spread melodious beats at Vh1 Supersonic 2014

Candolim (Goa), Dec 30 (IANS) Music is known as a universal language and this message was reinforced on the third day of the ongoing edition of Vh1 Supersonic 2014. The event saw a heady mix of electronic dance music and melodious tracks by [...]

I might have been a Punjabi kudi in previous life: Danish singer

Hoshiarpur (Punjab), Dec 20 (IANS) She is from Denmark and lives in the US, but it does not take much of an effort to get Anita Lerche to sing – ‘bhajans’ in Hindi, ‘shabads’ (hymns) in Punjabi, even popular Bollywood [...]

For ghazal lovers, here comes Irshaad

New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) Irshaad, a new 24-hour digital ghazal channel, will cater to fans of the music genre. The platform will be launched in association with ghazal maestro Pankaj Udhas.Hungama Digital Media Entertainment along with Velvet [...]

British band ready for ‘culture shock’ on their maiden India visit

New Delhi, Nov 29 (IANS) Member of the English alternative rock band Dinosaur Pile-Up is ready for the “culture shock” on their maiden visit to India for the NH7 Weekender, says the lead singer and guitarist Matt Bigland.Formed in 2007, [...]

Storm Music Festival back with it’s prelude, Chasing Storm

New Delhi, Nov 29 (IANS) Chasing Storm, a prelude to the Storm music Festival, is to be organised at Coorg at New Year’s eve, this year with camping, bonfires, late night barbecue and jamming.A bevy of national and international artists [...]