young musicians

East-West blend is future of music industry: Sohail Sen


August 10th, 2012 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) Composer Sohail Sen, who is behind the foot-tapping numbers in forthcoming film "Ek Tha Tiger", feels that the Indian music is in its best ... Read more...

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Jazz musicians in Delhi mix new sounds with new venues (Feature) (With images)


July 23rd, 2012 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 23 (IANS) In the last three years, the jazz music scene in the national capital has seen a shift from festivals offering a mix of big and ... Read more...

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Happy that independent music has resurfaced: Raghu Dixit


June 20th, 2012 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) Raghu Dixit, lead vocalist of popular band The Raghu Dixit Project, is delighted to see re-emergence of independent music."The Indian music scene has undergone a ... Read more...

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India’s young musicians ignoring traditional music: Prasoon Joshi (Interview)


June 4th, 2012 - 10:35 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) Lyricist Prasoon Joshi is impressed with the young crop of eager and innovative musicians but he feels that they are in too much of a ... Read more...

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Seoul to keep leaders’ spouse busy with music, dance


March 26th, 2012 - 5:22 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, March 26 (IANS) Spouses of world leaders who are here for the two-day nuclear summit will get to enjoy traditional music and dance, including a performance by an 18-year-old ... Read more...

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Austrian composer Mozart’s music to get rainbow cast in Delhi


January 2nd, 2012 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 2 (IANS) Austrian composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart will get an Indian makeover in a concert of fusion music in the capital Jan 6-8.The carnival will open with ... Read more...

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Mohammed Rafi was a musician with a soul: Son, biographer


July 31st, 2011 - 12:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 31 (IANS) The badshah of Bollywood playback singing, Mohammed Rafi, who gave Indian cinema 40 golden years of haunting melodies, was one of the few survivors in ... Read more...

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Gaga’s piano to go under hammer


June 11th, 2011 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 11 (IANS) Pop star Lady Gaga's piano is set to go under the hammer in a bid to raise money for young musicians.Gaga is a trained pianist and ... Read more...

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Simon Cowell hits back at Sir Elton John


March 10th, 2011 - 8:55 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Mar 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Music mogul Simon Cowell has hit back at Sir Elton John for his criticism of Cowell’s talent hunt shows.The 51-year-old reacted angrily to Elton John’s criticisms ... Read more...

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Simon Cowell hits back at Sir Elton John


March 10th, 2011 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 10 (ANI): Simon Cowell has hit back at Sir Elton John's criticisms of his talent shows, by accusing the singer of doing nothing to nurture young talent.The music mogul ... Read more...

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Rock music facing tough time: Foreigner’s Mick Jones (Interview)


February 13th, 2011 - 12:20 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, Feb 13 (IANS) Michael 'Mick' Jones, the founder of the popular British-American pop-rock band Foreigner and a man whose ballads have sent three generations of listeners mooning ... Read more...

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“New Hollow”- The New Kids On The Block


November 26th, 2010 - 7:34 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Nov 26, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Some new kids are the latest arrivals in the world of rock music and yes they are here to stay. Music lovers hold on to your ... Read more...

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Artistes perform on music composer Hridaynath Mangeshkar’s birthday


October 27th, 2010 - 7:08 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Oct. 27 (ANI): Young musicians showcased their talents on the occasion of renowned composer Hridaynath Mangeshkar's 73rd birthday here on Tuesday.Mangeshkar has been the recipient of several awards, including the prestigious ... Read more...

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Ladakh Confluence Brings Musicians From Across The World


July 3rd, 2010 - 12:50 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
July 3, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Music knows no boundaries! Now, it has reached the 11,500 feet high, mountainous region of Ladakh. The second edition of the Ladakh Confluence is going to take ... Read more...

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Would Bret Michaels replace Simon Cowell as a judge on the American Idol?


June 1st, 2010 - 10:25 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Jun 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Bret Michaels said that he would love to replace the controversial and hard hitting judge Simon Cowell on the musical reality show ‘American Idol’. ... Read more...

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Charlotte Church, Leona Lewis top young music millionaires’ list


April 23rd, 2010 - 3:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 23 (ANI): Singers Charlotte Church, Leona Lewis and Katherine Jenkins have topped a list of the richest young musicians in the UK.According to Sunday Times Rich List 2010, all ... Read more...

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Natalie Merchant releases her new album ‘Leave Your Sleep’


April 14th, 2010 - 8:33 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Apr 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Singer Natalie Merchant released her new album ‘Leave Your Sleep.’ This is her first album after almost 7 years. Her latest album is on 2 ... Read more...

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Graduates of A R Rahman’s school of music churn out chartbusters


February 19th, 2010 - 5:04 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
February 19, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Debutant Johan, who has graduated from the A.R. Rahman School of Music has made his debut with the film "Aimbulan', which boasts of an extraordinary composition."Aimbulan' is ... Read more...

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Talented youth meet the maestros at classical music fest


February 12th, 2010 - 1:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 12 (IANS) Youth is the buzz at the 63rd Shriram Shankarlal Music Festival that begins here later Friday. While young musicians like Shakir Khan, Rakesh Chaurasia and Shounak ... Read more...

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Teen Artist Nikki Yanofsky All Set To Release Her Debut Album


January 1st, 2010 - 8:45 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Jan 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Teenage sensation Nikki Yanofsky is likely to make her presence felt at the music fraternity all across the world, as she is all set to release ... Read more...

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Nagaland’s longest surviving music band launches campaign to save lives


December 11th, 2009 - 9:07 pm ICT by ANI
Shillong, (ANI): Music for a cause is the motto of "The Squadron," the longest surviving band in Nagaland.The group has come together after a gap of six years to perform in ... Read more...

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Preparations under way for Etisalat-Sharjah Water Festival


December 1st, 2009 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
Sharjah, Dec 1 (IANS) Preparations are under way for the Etisalat-Sharjah Water Festival, which kicks off Wednesday on the shore of Sharjah's Khalid Lagoon in United Arab Emirates, WAM news agency reported ... Read more...

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Sneak Look of ‘Siddhu +2, First attempt’ songs


November 1st, 2009 - 3:44 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Actor Vijay and producer Kalaipuli S Dhanu launched the audio of "Siddhu +2, First Attempt'. It was a star-spangled occasion as who's who of Kollywood were present for the occasion.The film's ... Read more...

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Elton John backs move to disconnect illegal file sharers


September 22nd, 2009 - 2:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 22 (ANI): Sir Elton John has expressed his displeasure on music piracy and asserted that it should be dealt with by cutting off the internet connections of persistent illegal filesharers."I ... Read more...

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Furtados opens a music store in Nagaland


September 15th, 2009 - 8:50 pm ICT by ANI
By Vibou GangulyDimapur (Nagaland), Sep.15 (ANI): Music is an integral part of life in Nagaland, especially of the Naga youth. The recent opening up of a famous music store in the State ... Read more...

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Get ready for ‘MySpace Secret Shows’ in India


May 18th, 2009 - 10:35 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 18 (IANS) Members of social networking portal MySpace are in for a surprise - for they will have exclusive access to the portal's 'MySpace Secret Shows' which makes its debut ... Read more...

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Quaint melody - young musicians play for street children


January 10th, 2009 - 11:29 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 10 (IANS) Adheer Ghosh, 20, is very busy like many other Delhi University students who are juggling daylong extra-curricular activities in addition to academics. But there is a distinction ... Read more...

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Music training makes for brighter kids


November 5th, 2008 - 4:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 5 (ANI): Kids who study a musical instrument for at least three years outperform children with no instrumental training, according to a study. Harvard researchers Gottfried Schlaug and Ellen ... Read more...

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Child musicians outperform others on cognitive tests


November 5th, 2008 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 5 (IANS) Children who studied a musical instrument for at least three years beat their counterparts with no instrumental training, on various cognitive tests.These tests include auditory discrimination and finger ... Read more...

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