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Music

Singer attacked with paper balls

Miscreants pelted paper balls and small stones on Shaan when he started singing a Bengali number at a function.

30 Oct 2018 12:43 AM

The history of sarod is rich but obscure

Ustad Baasat Khan, who with Ustad Niamutullah Khan, put the metal plate on the ‘rabab,’ thus converting it into the sarod.

29 Oct 2018 12:09 AM

Asha Puthli: jazz legend comes to Mumbai to spellbind music lovers

Fond of paintings during her studies at Baroda she was close to renowned papinters Vivan Sunderam, Bhupen Khakhar and Gulam Sheikh.

29 Oct 2018 12:09 AM

Preserving for posterity

The Dhrupad festival is all set to shine the spotlight on one of the oldest vocal styles in Hindustani classical music.

28 Oct 2018 12:27 AM

In music, art and artist are not always one

The aura of the music involuntarily creates a halo in the human mind of the one who is listening.

26 Oct 2018 2:38 AM

Girl power!

Perceived as India’s leading female DJ duo, Nina Shah and Malika Haydon are famous for their electronic music and versatility.

24 Oct 2018 1:21 AM

When pining will have no song...

Pining touches a new depth of poignancy as the viraha songs are sung especially in monsoon in Rajasthan, eastern Uttar Pradesh and Bihar.

24 Oct 2018 12:32 AM

Master of strings

When it comes to strumming up a storm on a guitar, not many can match the expertise that John Anthony of kARNATRiix is armed with.

23 Oct 2018 12:14 AM

Anu Malik dropped from Indian Idol

Sources from the channel which airs the reality show say the tainted composer was ‘absolutely sure’ of his position on the show.

22 Oct 2018 12:13 AM

Everything said about Anu Malik is true: Alisha Chinai

The composer even feels that, because Malik’s peers continued to work with him, he was emboldened to persist with his predatory behaviour.

22 Oct 2018 12:12 AM