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India to Norway through theatre

Ila Arun, who was awarded the Royal Norwegian Order of Merit, Knight 1st Class, tells us about her love for Ibsen, theatre and more.

14 Nov 2018 12:03 AM

Overnight classical music concerts come to Jaipur and Delhi

Amazingly, both sessions are starting with eminent Carnatic artists from the same illustrious family.

13 Nov 2018 12:41 AM

Argentina’s Tango treat

Hailing from the 20th century, Tango became every house music.

13 Nov 2018 12:14 AM

Graffiti rockers!

The band shares an opinion with many other artists that the music industry has been stagnant and degrading in the past few years.

13 Nov 2018 12:14 AM

A ‘Man’ of Substance

Considering it an achievement to play the music he loves, Aman Mahajan is set to play at The Bangalore School of Music.

07 Nov 2018 12:39 AM


Black Letters of indie notes

Sarang Menon of Black Letters, one of the leading alternative rock bands in the country, talks about the indie music scene in India.

06 Nov 2018 12:59 AM

Until 25, I thought about suicide: AR Rahman

Double Oscar winning musical genius bared his soul at the release of his biography.

06 Nov 2018 12:10 AM

An ambient way of being

This genre of music is picking up, but there is a long way to go. Bengaluru-based musician eashwar subramanian pens his musings on the same.

31 Oct 2018 12:14 AM

Recreating the past

Singer Akhil Sachdeva’s new song is the first male rendition of Nain Na Jodeen originally sung by Pakistani singer Reshma.

30 Oct 2018 12:51 AM

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

The sound of music

This instrumental music band believes in creating a benchmark over fleeting fame.

20 Oct 2018 12:07 AM