Chester Bennington of Linkin Park dies
Chester Bennington of Linkin Park dies. Police say that the singer, who struggled with substance abuse, is suspected to have killed himself in a private residence in Los Angeles County. Police have confirmed that Chester Bennington, the lead singer of band Linkin Park, has died.. His death a... - Read more
Shiv Sena targets RJ Malishka
It seems political parties in the country today just cannot take any criticism whether justified or not. Following the release of a video featuring RJ Malishka criticizing the BMC titled, ‘Mumbai tula BMC var bharosa nai kai’, a parody of the hit folk song, ‘Sonu tujha maj... - Read more
'Believer' makes it to Top 10 on Billboard Hot 100 !
American rock band also known as the ‘Las Vegas Rockers’, Imagine Dragons released their third and latest album ‘Evolve’ on the 23rd of June. While two singles from the album ‘Thunder’ and ‘Believer’ were dropped earlier this year, the album was onl... - Read more
The Chainsmokers are here
ULTRA WORLDWIDE – the world’s biggest independent festival brand – will be making its long-awaited foray into the Indian sub-continent with two Road To Ultra Shows in Mumbai and New Delhi, on the 7th and 8th September, respectively. Headlining both shows, Road To ULTRA India wil... - Read more
Somesh Mathur's Sweet Beats
Sweet Beats Productions is India's first ever music startup with the vision of creating, promoting, and establishing new talent from India as global brands. Also, Identifying the outstanding and brilliant folk talent from the interiors of rural India who are living in abject poverty. The comp... - Read more
ENCHANTED VALLEY CARNIVAL WINS SILVER AT WOW AWARDS ASIA 2017!
India’s largest Multi Genre music and camping festival, EVC won Silver at the Wow Awards Asia 2017 under the category ‘Music Festival of the Year’. Additionally, Effects Tech Sets won Bronze under ‘Achievement in Trussing Solution’ category for Enchanted Valley Carni... - Read more
Sarangi Maestro Pt. Dhruba Ghosh passes away
Sarangi maestro Pt Dhruba Ghosh passed away early morning on July 10 at his residence in Andheri West, following a massive heart attack. He was 59. Pt. Dhruba Ghosh is a globally acclaimed sarangi players and one of the best India has produced. With his creative genius and innovative techniques, ... - Read more
Indian DJ Expo a huge success
The recently concluded Indian DJ Expo at the Pragati Maidan has been a huge success going by the footfalls seen on all three days. The annual Expo has grown into one of the largest music and entertainment industry events bringing together manufacturers of pro audio, stage and lighting equipment, ... - Read more
Artist Aloud VP Soumini Paul Honoured
Soumini S Paul, Vice President, Artist Aloud, was recently presented with an, ‘Award of Honour’ at the International Conference, NORTH EAST INDIA AND ASEAN calling MEDIA ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY for CINEMATIC TOURISM, organized by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry along with the Int... - Read more
Baba Launches GST
India’s irrepressible rapper Baba Sehgal is back again and as usual it’s a timely topical track titled, GST. Its hardly surprising as Baba is a dude with his ear to the ground and in anticipation, was probably ready with the song, which he published on June 30 to coincide with the GST... - Read more
Sony Music has announced plans to press its own vinyl releases
The move has been made by Sony Music Entertainment Japan (SMEJ) in Tokyo, which operates independently of its New York-based sister company.SMEJ plans to start manufacturing vinyl at its in-house production facility by March next year. The product will be pressed at a factory just south-west of T... - Read more
Hawa Hawa brings a new change
The "Katra Katra" and "Bheeg Loon" hitmaker Prakriti Kakar with the stunning and vivacious voice has once again delivered "Hawa Hawa" from the eagerly anticipated and soon-to-be-released "Mubarakan". Picturised on Arjun Kapoor and Illeana d'Cruz, the su... - Read more
Siddharth Mahadevan's camaraderie with Tanishk Bagchi
Siddharth Mahadevan whose basking in all the accolades for his latest song, 'Main Hoon' from Munna Michael shared a 'Voxie' highlighting the camaraderie he shares with composer Tanishk Bagchi. Siddharth says recording the track was a cake walk as he and Tanishk got along like a ho... - Read more
Sukriti Kakar hits the ball out of the park once again
After setting the nation's pulses racing with her last chart buster - Kar Gayi Chull - from "Kapoor & Sons", the gorgeous and versatile Sukriti Kakar has once again hit the ball out of the park with her latest release. Her rendition of the title track of the forthcoming "Mu... - Read more
The wait is over for Ed Sheeran fans! Registrations open
BookMyShow will begin registrations for one of the most anticipated shows of 2017- Ed Sheeran Live in Mumbai concert tickets today, July 4, 2017 at 12 noon. Fans can register themselves on BookMyShow until July 10, 2017, 11:59 pm for the ticket sale on July 12, 2017 at 12 noon. The Mumbai concert... - Read more
Amit Heri's latest album I Luv India is out !
Amit Heri is one of India’s big names in Jazz Fusion music. At the early age of 16, his passion for music earned him a scholarship at the prestigious Berklee College of Music in Boston where he studied Jazz Performance & Composition. He also has a strong foundation in Indian music &ndas... - Read more
Songstress Shalmali Kholgade whose almost always neck deep with recordings, shows and concerts decided to take time off from her chaotic schedule and fly to Japan for a relaxing trip. It was long overdue as the singer hadn't taken a vacation in a while. Shalmali was in Japan for 10 days ... - Read more
Going-beyond Curation to Facilitation.
The music cluster of Sony Pictures Networks India (SPN) is all set to launch Indian Music Lab | Artist of the month, that will provide a platform for the next-gen singers to showcase their versatile talent. The property kick started on World Music Day and shall be promoting twelve emerging singer... - Read more
Shankar Mahadevan's Academy to offer Berklee courses online
Shankar Mahadevan’s online Music Academy has tied up with Berklee College of Music, to provide Berklee’s online courses for students in India. My Academy is collaborating with Berklee to bring Berklee Online courses for students in India, according to Mahadevan’s Facebook ... - Read more
'Pure Heroin' success singer, Lorde launches new album!
The New Zealand based singer and songwriter, Lorde has finally dropped her new album, ‘Melodrama’ after a long wait of four years. Lorde tasted success with her multi platinum international debut single ‘Pure Heroine’ in 2013 and has delivered yet another stunning album. T... - Read more
India, let's have some music!
Recently , thousands of fans of Pearl Jam, John Fogetry , Bob Dylan and other big names, came together to support a new start-up called Fan-a-gig , not only support but having a positive belief of bringing their favorite legendary artists to perform live here in India !!!
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Tesla likely to start own Music Streaming Service
According to reports Tesla which manufactures high end electric cars, has been in talks with all the major record labels, to launch its own music streaming service in the lines of Spotiy and Apple Music. Sources suggest that Tesla has already held discussions with major labels regarding licensing... - Read more
Game of Throne inspires India too
The 7th Season of the record-breaking, multi-award winning, Game of Thrones, is all set to premiere on HBO on Sunday, July 16. The launch premiere was held on Wednesday July 13, in a dazzling event at the Walt Disney Concert Hall, Los Angeles, which saw all the stars of the blockbuster TV series ... - Read more
Award instituted in the name of Kishori Amonkar
Pt. Arun Dravid, the first disciple of legendary classical vocalist Kishori Amonkar, has instituted an annual award in the name of Amonkar, as an everlasting tribute to his late guru. The award would be called Gaan Saraswati Puraskar, after the title Amonkar was popularly known as.
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