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Musician ShriLektric coming to India


May 18th, 2012 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 18 (IANS) Britain-based Indian musician Shri, also known as ShriLektric, is coming here on a four-city tour, starting May 24.The multi-intstrumentalist will perform in Delhi, Hyderabad, ... Read more...

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Jhuki jhuki si nazar, in remembrance of Jagjit Singh (Obituary)


October 10th, 2011 - 2:25 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 10 (IANS) Indian ghazal king Jagjit Singh's way of celebrating his 70th year was unique - he was aiming to complete 70 concerts by the end of the ... Read more...

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‘Dabangg’ sweeps GIMA with six awards


September 23rd, 2011 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Sep 23 (IANS) Salman Khan's "Dabangg" continues its winning spree. The National Award-winning film which boasted of the chartbuster "Munni badnaam hui" walked away with six awards, including ... Read more...

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Indian music speaks to soul: rock icon Steven Tyler (Interview)


May 21st, 2011 - 11:32 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 21 (IANS) You know him as a rock icon, famous for his on-stage antics, powerful voice and signature screams. But there are things about Aerosmith frontman ... Read more...

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Indian Musician Ranjit Barot To Set Music At The World Economic Forum In Davos


January 29th, 2011 - 4:35 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Speaking about the performance, Barot said that he will have an eight-minute symphony on Saturday and a five-minute interlude will follow this, which will have Indian classical music root. Barot has ... Read more...

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Punjab’s music and cuisine popular worldwide: Panjabi MC


December 30th, 2010 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 30 (IANS) British-Indian musician Panjabi MC, original name Rajinder Singh Rai who made it big in Britain with his energetic bhangra beats, says Punjab's cuisine and music have fans ... Read more...

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Joe Wright’s wedding with Anoushka Shankar leaves his ex devastated


October 11th, 2010 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 11 (ANI): Indian musician Anoushka Shankar's wedding with Hollywood movie director Joe Wright has left the director's ex Rosamund Pike devastated.Rosamund, whose wedding to Wright was called off at the ... Read more...

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Get a taste of cinema, music and change! (IANS Books This Week)


July 8th, 2010 - 2:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 8 (IANS) With the monsoon finally arriving, it's time to sit by the window and chill out with books on ghosts, cinema and music this weekend: 1. "The Washer of ... Read more...

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AR Rahman wins 2 Grammy’s at the Grammy Awards 2010


February 1st, 2010 - 8:43 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Jan 31 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Indian musician who put India on the Oscar map, has done the nation proud again. He was nominated in 2 categories at the 2010 Grammy ... Read more...

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This day in history 26 May 2009


May 26th, 2009 - 1:30 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
This day in history 26 May 20091946 - Vinod Talwar (born May 26) is an Indian filmmaker who has worked in bollywood as - Actor, Producer, Miscellaneous Crew, Director, Costume and Wardrobe ... Read more...

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Bangladesh cultural movement inspires Indian musician


April 1st, 2009 - 12:00 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, April 1 (IANS) Bengalis in India look to Bangladesh to establish cultural and linguistic mores, according to folk musician Ajit Pandey. "We Bengalis on the other side of the border look to ... Read more...

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Rahman’s Oscar wins give Bollywood big reason to celebrate


February 23rd, 2009 - 11:09 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) Indian music maestro A.R. Rahman's wife used to wake up in the middle of the night and say "I want you to win an Oscar". Now he ... Read more...

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Will Rahman have his day with ‘Slumdog’ at the Oscars?


February 21st, 2009 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 21 (IANS) British director Danny Boyle's hit film "Slumdog Millionaire" is the favourite to win the Oscar for best picture at Sunday night's annual Academy Awards, but would luck ... Read more...

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‘Slumdog Millionaire’ gets 10 Oscar nominations


January 22nd, 2009 - 10:32 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Jan 22 (IANS) British director Danny Boyle's hit film "Slumdog Millionaire" has won 10 Oscar nominations, three of them for Indian musician maestro A.R. Rahman for his original score and ... Read more...

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Orissa hosts classical music festival


January 22nd, 2009 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
By Sarada Lahangir Bhubaneshwar, Jan 22 (ANI): Orissa recently hosted a classical music festival in the backdrop of an 11th century temple in a bid to promote tourism. Hundreds of music lovers gathered ... Read more...

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I want an Oscar for my ‘Slumdog Millionaire’ score: Rahman


January 12th, 2009 - 12:45 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 12 (IANS) Music composer A.R. Rahman Monday became the first Indian to win a Golden Globe award and is already looking forward to bagging an Oscar for his soundtrack for ... Read more...

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Farhan’s ‘Rolling Stone’ dream comes true with ‘Rock On’


August 31st, 2008 - 9:39 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 31 (IANS) Actor-director Farhan Akhtar is elated with the cast and composers of "Rock On" making it to the cover of popular music magazine Rolling Stone.The September issue of the ... Read more...

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