Hema Sardesai International EP ft Mishal Raheja
Renowned Bollywood Singer and Social Activist, Hema Sardesai, made her international debut featuring TV Star Mishaal Raheja, with the launch of the single Power Of Love from the EP Stronger and Stronger, in New York recently.
The EP was produced by Grammy Award winning Producer and Musi... - Read more
VYRL Originals to promote...
EMI Records India along with acclaimed film director Mohit Suri announce the launch of VYRL Originals, an IP created to promote Independent singers, music producers, lyricists and composers. This unique property will see the release of one brand new song every month which will launch simultaneous... - Read more
Swag Wali Bride
Swag Wali Bride is Akriti Kakkar's latest single and her reinterpretation of the famous Punjabi Folk song 'Chidya da chamba' in a completely different soundscape and on modern day brides. The song emphasizes on how brides and the entire mood of a wedding have changed over th... - Read more
Vh1 Supersonic adds Sean Paul to its glorious line-up...
Vh1 Supersonic is all set to bring the biggest names for its 5th edition revealing the super line up for the gigantic 3-day festival. The 5th edition will not only see some of the biggest names in the dance music and Independent Rock genre, but will also witness the legendary Dancehall Rapper wit... - Read more
The Lighthouse Music Festival
Off the Western Express Highway in Jogeshwari (E), is the SRPF Camp nestled atop a hillock, surrounded by trees and greenery. This serene locale, which you could call an extension of Arrey Colony towards the west, was the idyllic venue for the Lighthouse Music Festival, 2018. It was the perfect s... - Read more
Black Eyed Peas release powerful new song Street Livin
Multi-platinum Grammy Award-winning recording artists, the Black Eyed Peas have returned with new social and political force with a song titled “Street Livin.’” The song is available for streaming and digital download via all participating digital retailers.“Street Livin&r... - Read more
A.R. Rahman becomes Brand Ambassador of...
The Grammy award winner a.k.a The Maestro fro Madras,A. R. Rahman was officially been declared the Brand ambassador for the State of Sikkim at the Red Panda Winter Carnival at the Palzor Stadium in Gangtok by the Honorable Chief Minister Pawan Chamling. The winter festival,is part of the go... - Read more
Joe Satriani to release New Album
‘What Happens Next’ is the 16th solo album of the legendary guitarist, Joe Satriani,it was recorded at Sunset Sound in Hollywood, California with a remarkable power trio: Satriani on guitar, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Glenn Hughes (Deep Purple) on bass and drummer... - Read more
Black Panther OST to be produced by....
Internationally-celebrated Grammy® Award–winning global superstar Kendrick Lamar and Billboard Magazine’s Executive of the Year, Anthony “Top Dawg” Tiffith, are set to curate and produce “Black Panther: The Album.” The album will feature music from an... - Read more
Universal and YouTube agree on a global licensing deal
YouTube and Universal Music Group have jointly confirmed that they have reached a ‘new, global, multi-year agreement’.The licensing deal comes seven months after the Google/Alphabet-owned video giant struck a worldwide agreement with Warner Music Group. MBW understands that Sony and Y... - Read more
Santoor player Ulhas Bapat passes away
Santoor player Ulhas Bapat died in Mumbai’s Hinduja Hospital on Thursday. The legendary musician was 67,
Bapat has performed in concerts across the country and collaborated on background music for several Marathi and Hindi films. He worked with many renowned names in the music ... - Read more
Facebook signs global licensing deal with Universal Music Group
According to a press release: ‘The partnership will facilitate deeper engagement between artists and fans, empowering users to express themselves through music, share the songs they love and build communities around music-fueled culture. Enabling a variety of features across Facebook’... - Read more
Eminem Collaborates with ED Sheeran for River
Slim Shady collaborates with pop songwriter, Ed Sheeran for one of a kind, River. This cross-genre track released in the second week of December has been hitting off the charts ever since. River is the third release of Slim Shady’s 9th studio album, Revival. While ‘Shape of You’... - Read more
Vevo broke even for the first time 8 eight years.
After years of posting annual losses, Vevo says it will be profitable by early 2018.The rise is down to a growing digital advertising business, according to an FT report.Advertisers are said to be moving business from YouTube – a service with which Vevo is understood to be currently re-nego... - Read more
New Year Baby for Sunidhi Chauhan
Well known Bollywood singer Sunidhi Chuahan and husband music composer Hitesh Sonik have been blessed with a baby boy on New Year’s Day. What a fantastic start to the new year for the proud parents.
According to obstetrician-gynaecologist at Surya Hospital, Dr Ranjana Dhanu, who deli... - Read more
Spotify has filed its highly anticipated IPO
The streaming service, which is said to have gone ahead with a direct listing over a traditional float, looks set to list in Q1 2018, according to a report from Axios.There’s no official word from Daniel Ek's firm, which appears to be trying to keep the news quiet in order to first gaug... - Read more
Rajat Kakar to head PPL
Rajat Kakar, Business Head, Sony DADC India and former Managing Director of Universal Music India, has been appointed as MD of Phonographic Performance Ltd. (PPL), effective January 1, 2018. This was announced by Shridhar Subramanium, Chairman of Indian Music Industry (IMI). PPL is a collective a... - Read more
7th season of MTV unplugged on air
Perfection only needs a stage and Royal Stag Barrel Select MTV Unplugged Season 7 is the perfect stage to feature India’s musical perfection. Mellifluous season, this time giving us an insight into the musical talent of musical like Vishal Bhardwaj, Shankar Mahadevan, Farhan Akhtar, Papon, ... - Read more
YouTube to launch a streaming service code named Remix
2018 is going to start with a bang: YouTube looks set to launch a new music streaming service in March next year.The platform, codenamed 'Remix', will reportedly bring together an on-demand Spotify-like paid audio service with video clips.According to Bloomberg, Warner Music Group has alr... - Read more
The Great Rock Music Quiz Book
What better way to celebrate the launch of a Music Quiz Book, than to get people together through the power of Music and this precisely what happened at the much awaited book launch of Verus Ferreira’s 2nd book entitled ‘The Great Rock Music Quiz Book’ on Saturday 2nd December 2... - Read more
Sonu Nigam pledges to do charity concerts
With just over a year gone post demonetization, the music event industry continues to face hurdles. Charity shows have been steadily declining post PM Modi’s move to curb black money. Sensing the change, renowned singer Sonu Nigam has said that he will do as many charity shows as possible d... - Read more
Warners revenues soar above $3bn
Warner Music Group's annual recorded music revenues topped $3bn in the 12 months to end of September - its biggest sales haul for over a decade.The firm is set to post its official yearly fiscal results in the coming weeks, and has today confirmed an interim update on the numbers.This update ... - Read more
Luis Fonsi Rewrites History
International artist and 5x Latin GRAMMY® winner Luis Fonsi, rewrites history once again when becoming a three-time GRAMMY® nominee today in the categories "Record of the Year," "Song of the Year" and "Best Pop Duo/Group Performance" for his history-making si... - Read more
Taylor Swift’s Reputation which released on the 10th of November, 2017 continues to be #1 on the Billboard 200 Albums chart for the 3rd week. Reputation is one of the few albums that has stayed atop Billboard 200 for 3 weeks.The initial two releases “Look What You Made Me Do” an... - Read more
Adhyayan Suman debuts as a singer
Harshit Chauhan,Music Composer is the new kid on the block with nothing short of stellar talent and a cluster of fresh and soulful songs ready to unleash in the Industry. His music is instinctive and his natural ability to coin words earns him the aptitude of a musical genius. Harshit's first... - Read more
Recreating the Cadbury Silk Song
Mondelez India Foods Private Limitedl, a leading global snacking powerhouse, recently rolled out a new music video for India’s favourite premium chocolate brand – Cadbury Dairy Milk Silk. This video conceptualised by Ogilvy & Mather in collaboration with Balancing Act showca... - Read more
SANAM nominated for Best Music Content Creators
SANAM nominated for the “Best Music Content Creators-All India” category at India’s first Social Media Sumit and Awards at Andhra’s capital, Amravati in Vijayawada.One of India’s earliest YouTube superstars, SANAM is a home grown pop rock band. The band is known for ... - Read more
Watch out for Nikhil Suresh
Nikhil Suresh is an LA based music producer- sound engineer- guitarist. Nikhil started his musical journey at the age of around 14. Immediately inspired by “Smells Like Teen Spirit” by Nirvana, the dream to play like Kurt Cobain one day instilled in Nikhil that got him to pursue music... - Read more
Dr. Palash Sen makes his Directorial debut with 'Jiya Jaye'
Royal Stag Barrel Select Large Short Films presents ‘Jiya Jaye’, a heart-touching musical, the new short film marks the directorial debut of the multi-talented artist and the lead vocalist of India’s biggest band Euphoria, Palash Sen is now set to win hearts with his one of... - Read more