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Chris Brown caught kissing Rihanna


July 27th, 2012 - 6:55 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
St. Tropez, July 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Chris Brown and his ex girlfriend Rihanna are said to have shared a kiss during a party on a yacht in St. Tropez. Rihanna had gone ... Read more...

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World fusion music going India way: Melange maestros


November 2nd, 2010 - 12:15 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, Nov 2 (IANS) The sounds they are a-changin'. World fusion music is going the India way, says veteran American fusion rock-jazz musician Larry Coryell, who has grown up ... Read more...

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A Tete-a-Tete With Ustad Amjad Ali Khan Who Turned 65 On October 9


October 20th, 2010 - 1:26 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 20, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):  Khan Sahib, 65 years of a life well-lived. How do you look back on the years that have rolled by?I am very grateful to God that ... Read more...

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We’re facing cultural aggression from TV: Amjad Ali Khan


October 19th, 2010 - 4:20 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Oct 19 (IANS) Artists struggle everywhere, but in India classical music is facing cultural aggression from television channels and other mediums, says sarod maestro Ustad Amjad Ali Khan ... Read more...

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Elton John ‘blasts musicians who boycott Arizona over immigration law’


July 28th, 2010 - 2:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 28 (ANI): Elton John has slammed his fellow musicians who decided to boycott Arizona over the SB 1070 immigration law, it has emerged.According to the Arizona Daily Star, while performing ... Read more...

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Elton John performs a defiant show in Tel Aviv


June 19th, 2010 - 1:28 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 19 (IANS) Singer Elton John played a defiant show in Tel Aviv, taking aim at artists who had pulled out of concerts in Israel in protest against the government's alleged ... Read more...

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Varanasi’s Pandit Channulal Mishra elated on receiving Padma Bhushan Award


January 26th, 2010 - 7:46 pm ICT by ANI
Varanasi, Jan. 26 (ANI): Renowned classical singer Pandit Channulal Mishra from Varanasi has expresses delight after receiving Padma Bhushan Award on the occasion of the country's 61st Republic Day on Tuesday."One ... Read more...

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Grammys: Neil Young to receive MusiCares honor


August 12th, 2009 - 7:14 pm ICT by IBNS
Aug 12 (IBNS) Neil Young will be named as the 2010 MusiCares Person of the Year, it was decided by the Recording Academy.The LA Times reported that the musician will be honored ... Read more...

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Gangubai Hngal - the rising octave that transcended barriers (Obituary)


July 21st, 2009 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) A rebel who broke caste and gender barriers, a perfectionist and a singer par excellence - this is how Hindustani classical vocalist Gangubai Hangal will always be ... Read more...

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Rod Stewart, Suggs urge musicians to busk for charity


May 26th, 2009 - 4:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 26 (ANI): Rod Stewart and Madness frontman Suggs have urged fellow musicians to take to the streets and start busking to help raise funds for charity.The duo is initiating "Busking ... Read more...

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Timothy Wright dies at the age of 61


April 24th, 2009 - 11:01 pm ICT by GD
Rev. Timothy Wright died yesterday at Bronx Veterans Hospital at the age of 61. The Brooklyn-born Grammy-nominated gospel singer and composer was critically injured in a three-vehicle car accident in the summer ... Read more...

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Legal bid to posthumously honour ex-Beatle George Harrison


December 16th, 2008 - 6:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 16 (ANI): A Bangladeshi lawyer has launched a legal bid to have late Beatle George Harrison posthumously honoured for a historic gig he performed more than 35 years ago.Harrison, ... Read more...

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Bhimsen Joshi was known for his purity of sound: Birju Maharaj


November 5th, 2008 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 5 (IANS)Classical music exponent Pandit Bhimsen Joshi's family Wednesday celebrated the vocalist's nomination for the highest civilian award, the Bharat Ratna. The 88-year-old maestro's son Srinivas Joshi said his ... Read more...

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A.R. Rahman to bring Western classical and Indian ragas closer


April 7th, 2008 - 8:44 am ICT by admin
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, April 7 (IANS) It took music maestro A.R. Rahman three years to finish the album for the stage adaptation of "The Lord Of The Rings", working with 200 ... Read more...

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