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  • A tradition and talent

    A tradition and talent

    Mahima, the Raza Foundation Festival of classical music and dance, underlined the presence of Guru in the Indian performing arts. Indian musical tradition has always been a "Gurumukhi Vidya", carried forward, preserved and transmitted through the Guru-Shishya Parampara. The two-day......

    February 1, 2017
  • Saint and a composer

    Saint and a composer

    It was a week-end to remember for connoisseurs of Carnatic music in the Capital as the talented singer Neyveli R Santhanagopalan conducted a workshop and rendered the Pancharatna Kritis of one of the greatest of Carnatic music composers, Saint Tyagaraja,......

    February 1, 2017
  • Bloc Party to perform in India in February

    Bloc Party to perform in India in February

    English indie rock band Bloc Party will make their India debut as one of the headliners at the tenth edition of SulaFest, which will take place here in February. Bloc Party, which comprises Kele Okereke, Russell Lissack, Justin Harris and......

    January 11, 2017
  • Not liking music at all linked to poor brain connectivity

    Not liking music at all linked to poor brain connectivity

    The very few people who do not like music at all may have reduced brain connectivity between two regions of the brain linked to sound processing and reward. The findings showed that people who lacked joy from music -- a......

    January 9, 2017
  • Not liking music at all linked to poor brain connectivity

    Not liking music at all linked to poor brain connectivity

    The very few people who do not like music at all may have reduced brain connectivity between two regions of the brain linked to sound processing and reward. The findings showed that people who lacked joy from music -- a......

    January 9, 2017
  • A date with  music

    A date with music

    Starting a new year without a calendar is almost an impossible task. We need it to plan our weeks ahead, if not the days of the current week itself. And if you are a fan of Kishore Kumar, Ashok Kumar,......

    January 6, 2017
  • A date with  music

    A date with music

    Starting a new year without a calendar is almost an impossible task. We need it to plan our weeks ahead, if not the days of the current week itself. And if you are a fan of Kishore Kumar, Ashok Kumar,......

    January 6, 2017
  • Star with a social conscience

    Star with a social conscience

    George Michael’s sudden, sad death has robbed the world of a great artist and a star with a social conscience. As well as his awesome music, most particularly during his solo career, which stands the test of time, he spoke......

    December 30, 2016
  • We're truly hurt: Fifth Harmony on Camila Cabello's departure

    We're truly hurt: Fifth Harmony on Camila Cabello's departure

    Fifth Harmony said they are "truly sad" about Camila Cabello's surprising departure from the group. In a lengthy and emotional message on Twitter, the remaining members of Fifth Harmony opened up about the exit of Cabello from the band. "We......

    December 20, 2016
  • Brimming over with classical strains

    Brimming over with classical strains

    Young musicians are also donning up the role of organisers quite effectively these days and that ensures good music in most cases. And on this count, Sur Festival fit the bill with flying colours. Two young musicians Debapriya Adhikary and......

    December 16, 2016
  • Creative mind

    Creative mind

    Lyrics played a pivotal role in the golden era of Bengali music. Essentially romantic, the compositions contained sentiments that had a wide appeal.The lyrical value of songs is still important though the master lyricists don’t appear to be as much......

    December 11, 2016
  • Rolling Stones' Mick Jagger father again at 73

    Rolling Stones' Mick Jagger father again at 73

    Veteran British rocker Mick Jagger was on Thursday celebrating becoming a father again aged 73, his publicist said, as his Rolling Stones band look set to top the album charts for the first time in two decades.The singer's 30-year-old ballerina......

    December 8, 2016
  • Colossal global mosaic

    Colossal global mosaic

    An artist and photographer, Angélica Dass challenges how we think about skin colour and ethnic identity

    December 2, 2016