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Parag Kamani

The Beatles celebrate yet another 50th anniversary

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Beatles’ self-titled ninth album, since known as the “White Album”.

21 Nov 2018 4:17 AM

India’s independent musical future just turned brighter

The band, known as “Jazz Collective”, consisted of pan-India talent, and featured the extraordinary vocalist Sanjeeta Bhattacharya.

22 Oct 2018 5:23 AM

Tributes support rock band Dire Straits’ unabated popularity

Nothing can take away from the musical gems that the band has left for posterity.

08 Oct 2018 12:05 AM

From creating metadata to producing music

The other fascinating session at ‘All About Music’ was a masterclass on audio production.

24 Sep 2018 1:07 AM

Musical nostalgia never had it so good!

Since then, Saregama has created variants such as ‘Carvaan Mini’, containing 351 Hindi songs.

10 Sep 2018 12:08 AM


Sounds of the ’70s make a musical return

Punk bands typically resorted to short and fast-paced songs — generally, three chords and simple, hard-edged melodies with distinctive singing styles.

27 Aug 2018 12:24 AM

From sporting pitches to musical paddy fields

This year's festivals once again appear to be experiences of a lifetime, though not necessarily only for the audience.

13 Aug 2018 12:15 AM

Rock guitarist Eric Clapton pursues his musical wheels of fire

Drummer Ginger Baker co-wrote three songs for the album with pianist Mike Taylor.

30 Jul 2018 12:54 AM

The Beatles are back…yet again!

On June 18, he may have turned 76, but Paul McCartney is clearly not ready to retire.

16 Jul 2018 1:08 AM

Independent music gains global freedom

The likes of Rock Machine, Agnee, Brahma, 13AD, Sugarfoot, among others, deserve credit for the genesis of independent sounds in India.

02 Jul 2018 12:20 AM


Creating music for social causes

The song was composed by singer Shaan with lyrics provided by Swanand Kirkire.

19 Jun 2018 2:53 AM

Do international musicians truly retire?

Be it in the West or the East, musicians often don’t retire & many bands carry on their with their music tours even after announcing their retirement.

04 Jun 2018 12:42 AM

Here we go again with Abba’s Mamma Mia !

India’s fixation on ABBA commences with a rendition of Mamma Mia as Mil Gaya in the soundtrack of 1977’s Hum Kissise Kum Nahin.

21 May 2018 12:57 AM

Jazz in India remains alive and kicking

On International Jazz Day, musicians from across India brought alive the jazz era on stage in an event in held in Mumbai.

07 May 2018 12:35 AM

Taking music from gigs to gigabytes

Nevertheless, what is also worrying is the dearth of physical product available in the market.

16 Apr 2018 1:02 AM


Vinyl provides record sales to the music industry

Celebrating Record Store Day in India this year has a little more significance as the brick-and-mortar stores of the past no longer exist.

02 Apr 2018 12:21 AM

Independent music finally goes mainstream

Media and entertainment in India has been focused on independent — or indie — music over the past few years.

19 Mar 2018 12:41 AM

Sounds of rock music bring warmth to Winter Olympics

The International Skating Union's decision to allow music with lyrics was taken back in 2012.

06 Mar 2018 1:47 AM

Who took the music out of Grammy Awards?

Viewership of the 60th annual Grammy Awards was significantly down from the 2017 telecast.

19 Feb 2018 12:54 AM

Last year’s musical past moves into future with fests, live acts

Listening sessions will be well supported by this year's 'Record Store Day', scheduled to be held on April 21.

05 Feb 2018 1:25 AM