genre of music

Madonna’s impersonator to tour India


July 30th, 2012 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 30 (IANS) Melissa Totten, a popular impersonator of pop queen Madonna, is set to tour India. She will visit seven cities, starting Aug 17.Totten will be ... Read more...

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Youth will like classical music; just serve it right: Durga Jasraj


March 4th, 2012 - 4:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) Indian youth can be made to appreciate classical music if it is served to them in the right manner, says music promoter Durga Jasraj, who ... Read more...

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Music beyond Bollywood - in Coke Studio (With Images)


June 14th, 2011 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 14 (IANS) The void in the Indian music industry, which has always been dominated by Bollywood, will soon be filled by Coke Studio - a platform ... Read more...

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Abhishek to go by fans’ choice at IMA Awards


March 9th, 2011 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 9 (IANS) Actor Abhishek Bachchan, who will perform at the Big Star IMA Awards 2011 Friday, will dance on the songs suggested by his fans.When the organising ... Read more...

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Mahindra Group launches Blues festival


December 9th, 2010 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 9(IANS) A host of international Blues stars like Buddy Guy, Jonny Lang, Shemekia Copeland and Matt Schofield will perform here as part of the debut edition of the Mahindra Blues ... Read more...

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Ron Isley Brings His New Album “Mr. I”


November 29th, 2010 - 7:05 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 29, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Ron Isley's fans know that his music needs no introduction. Therefore, all of them are waiting for the release of his latest album, "Mr.I", which is ... Read more...

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“Alice’s Restaurant” Revives Itself In New York


November 26th, 2010 - 8:06 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 26, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It has been years since people have last heard the songs. While those who are real classic buffs and in a way an extinct species of ... Read more...

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The Prodigy’s “Smack My Bitch Up” Voted The Most Controversial Song Of All Times


November 26th, 2010 - 4:22 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
"Smack My Bitch Up" by the English electronic dance music group, The Prodigy, is from their album “The Fat of the Land”. This song made the band quite popular on the ... Read more...

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Christianity could learn a lot about life from listening to heavy metal: Cleric


August 31st, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 31 (ANI): Many devout Christians might think of heavy metal music as crass and even satanic at times, but according to a Church of England cleric, they could learn a ... Read more...

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Sugar Minott dies at the age of 54 years


July 12th, 2010 - 12:36 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, July 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Dancehall star - Sugar Minnot has died at the age of 54. He died on Saturday. He was a songwriter and a singer.Sugar Minnot who is ... Read more...

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What makes certain musical notes pleasant or unpleasant


May 21st, 2010 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 21 (ANI): Ever thought why you like one genre of music and dislike another? Well, scientists at University of Minnesota have delved deeper into the question to find out what ... Read more...

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Derek Paravicini Leaves Viewers Amazed


March 15th, 2010 - 7:32 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Los Angeles, March 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On CBS's "60 Minutes" show on Sunday, the guest Derek Paravicini, a savant, left the viewers dumbstruck with his amazing performance. Derek Paravicini appeared ... Read more...

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Chris Brown Excited About His Mixtape


February 2nd, 2010 - 8:27 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Feb 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) For the celebrities, work often overshadows personal life and they cannot afford to let personal relation affect their career ambitions. That explains why after their split ... Read more...

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Today’s music has no content: Pankaj Udhas (Interview)


November 23rd, 2009 - 11:25 am ICT by IANS
By Alkesh Sharma Chandigarh, Nov 23 (IANS) Pankaj Udhas, one of India's most popular ghazal singers, feels the music industry is going through one of its worst phases as it lacks quality content ... Read more...

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Baul-Fakir musicians to enthrall Bangaloreans


October 15th, 2009 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 15 (IANS) The wandering minstrels of Bengal, Baul-Fakirs, will enthrall Bangaloreans during Diwali celebrations here Saturday. Christened Baul-Fakir Utsav, the event will feature six of the finest Baul and Fakir (Sufi) ... Read more...

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Needle of suspicion points to Nadeem-Shravan!


September 23rd, 2009 - 6:43 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Our music-composers in B-town are recognized for their distinct style quotient in their respective music. So much so, that despite the news of a rip-off of already famous music by these ... Read more...

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It’s time to ‘Rock On’


August 28th, 2009 - 11:29 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Sufiana Kailash Kher is ready to rock on a musical reality show. He is judging "Rock On' along with music composer Ram Sampath and stylish VJ Nikhil Chinappa. The singer got ... Read more...

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Pritam not up-to the mark


August 10th, 2009 - 7:58 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Music-composer Pritam is heard to be brain-storming over the music of Parmeet Sethi's untitled directorial venture under Yash Raj Productions. If sources are to be believed, the producer-director duo was not very ... Read more...

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Hold On. Strap In. We’re going deeper underground!


July 8th, 2009 - 9:58 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Presenting the best music artists from India's top metros in the new series "The Underground' on NDTV Good TimesThe Underground is a compilation released by SaReGaMa that uncovers new musical talent. Each ... Read more...

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Manba Fashion Sweeps Over Britain


July 4th, 2009 - 6:52 pm ICT by GD
The Japanese Manba fashion is taking over the streets of Britain in a fast paced way. The popular underground youth culture in Japan that makes a rebellious fashion statement and takes a ... Read more...

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There can only be one Michael Jackson, Bollywood pays tribute


June 26th, 2009 - 4:47 pm ICT by IANS
By Ruchika Kher New Delhi, June 26 (IANS) Some call it the end of an era while others refer to it as a irrepearable loss to music - Bollywood is deeply ... Read more...

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Jayceon Taylor To Perform In A Concert On August 15


June 25th, 2009 - 8:20 pm ICT by GD
Jayceon Terrel Taylor has always been in the news because of all the wrong reasons. However, he is going to make up for all those wrong deeds now when he hits ... Read more...

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Engineers design Facebook games to improve music search engine


June 14th, 2009 - 11:28 am ICT by ANI
Washington, June 14 (ANI): Electrical engineers at UC San Diego have designed novel music discovery games on Facebook in order to improve their experimental music search engine that is capable of ... Read more...

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Gwen Stefani performes “I’m Just a Girl” at the American Idol


May 8th, 2009 - 2:39 am ICT by GD
Gwen Stefani was present in the results night of the "American Idol." out of the final four, Danny Gokey, Kris Allen, Allison Iraheta and Adam Lambert it was time for Allison Iraheta ... Read more...

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Snake of Eden is all geared up to give their fans the real share of street rock n roll


April 27th, 2009 - 11:12 pm ICT by GD
Snake of Eden is a new glam / punk band. They are gradually becoming more and more popular with the masses with their own kind of music. In Snake of Eden, Matty ... Read more...

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Bollywood’s new music mantra - multiple composers for one film


April 20th, 2009 - 9:27 am ICT by IANS
By Ruchika Kher New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) Bollywood doesn't shy away from experimenting and filmmakers are always game to bring about changes in the industry to yield better results. After multi-starrers and ... Read more...

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Hrithik turns to small screen too!


May 30th, 2008 - 10:19 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, May 30 (IANS) After actors like Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Govinda and Salman Khan, it is now Bollywood heartthrob Hrithik Roshan's turn to join the reality show bandwagon. Hrithik has ... Read more...

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Jay-Z breaks his silence over Glastonbury furore


May 13th, 2008 - 3:39 pm ICT by admin
London , May 13 (ANI): American rapper Jay-Z has finally opened up about the controversy surrounding his Glastonbury Festival headline slot.The whole thing started out when Oasis legend Noel Gallagher ... Read more...

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Noel Gallagher is being narrow minded: Jay-Z


May 13th, 2008 - 3:32 pm ICT by admin
London, May 13 (IANS) Hip hop star Jay-Z has finally spoken out on the controversy surrounding his performance at the Glastonbury Festival, Britain's best known music festival, saying Noel Gallagher is being ... Read more...

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