Director Ketan Mehta brings back India’s first science fiction and the popular ’90s series, Captain Vyom, in a digital format.
Amjad Sabri, one of Pakistan’s foremost qawwals who was killed in Karachi on Wednesday, leaves behind a rich legacy of music that traces its lineage to Tansen.
Shahid Mallya, the voice behind Chitta ve and Ikk kudi, once sang at gurdwaras to make a living.
Parikrama, one of India’s oldest rock ‘n’ roll bands, on turning 25 and what has sustained them.
For Raman Raghav 2.0, Anurag Kashyap’s upcoming crime thriller, Sampath takes one through the menacing journey of a man wanting to kill.
A film on the biography of Paramhansa Yogananda is slated for a pan-India release on June 17, four days before International Yoga Day.
The most intelligent line in the album comes in the title song — Khoon mein teri mitti, mitti mein tera khoon/ Upar allah, neeche dharti, beech mein tera junoon.
The end of the album got me thinking what its makers were on — they’ve got the drug-soaked sound and the intoxication to a tee.
Bharatanatyam and Kuchipudi exponent Yamini Krishnamurthy, who was recently awarded the Padma Vibhushan, looks back at her journey in dance.
A biopic on Azharuddin can’t sound like this. The pitching isn’t right, and it never quite makes it off the page.
Baba Bulleshah’s Allah hu finds a fine rendition and complicated composition to become the album’s best piece.
An independent filmmaker from Kashmir has created Mantostaan, a dark satire based on four of Saadat Hasan Manto’s stories, which will be screened at the Cannes film festival later this month.
In the run up to his concert and while he sang, Shiv Sena volunteers protested with slogans such as “Ghulam Ali, waapis jao” and “Ghulam Ali, murdabaad”.
In this year’s Bollywood-dominated National Awards, Mahesh Kale was a rare name from the world of Marathi film playback
His voice is a blend of the finesse of Hindustani classical with the rawness of folk and qawwali. Javed Bashir is the newest import from Pakistan.
A ‘live’ Jagjit Singh concert in the Capital turned the legend’s music into an ethical question.
Chitra Singh said, “They are exploiting and misusing my husband’s work, his name. I have strongly opposed this particular programme because sentences such as ‘Jagjit Singh live in concert’."
Will the songs make some sense in the film? We’ll have to wait and watch.
Ut Shahid Parvez matched his sitar with Ut Rashid Khan’s vocals in a unique jugalbandi.
Kabir Sehgal, best-selling author and political aide for John Kerry during his Presidential campaign, on winning the Grammy this year.
India's pioneering film archivist and film scholar P.K. Nair breathed his last on Friday morning. He was 82.
Music review of Zubaan: The tunes in the Vicky Kaushal and Sarah-Jane Dias starrer Zubaan mostly fall flat.
Los Angeles-based animator Sanjay Patel, whose short film Sanjay’s Super Team is one of the Indian nominations at the
Oscars, on turning a slice of his childhood into a Pixar short film.
The festival, a brainchild of Carnatic classical vocalist TM Krishna, will take place on February 27 and 28 and is open to everyone.
Bombay Diaries music opens up a compelling soundscape with many anthemic moments.
“To Rudresh Mahanthappa, thank you for creating a new language in jazz,” said Arturo. Mahanthappa’s deft puffs into the sax had just formed the background to Farrill’s brisk walk onto the stage.
The two pretty much find their groove in Baras, the first piece on the album that leads us into the rich and expansive universe of this album.
Ustad Abdul Rashid Khan, the oldest performing musician, has died at the age of 107, leaving behind a rich repertoire of compositions, and a motivation so extraordinary that it is likely to inspire many generations
Multi-instrumentalist and producer Karsh Kale on creating most of his music ‘in the air’ and a new album after a five-year hiatus.
Shama Zaidi on writing Garam Hawa, the current political climate and directing a film based on the iconic novel Raag Darbari.
Fitoor music review: The tunes of this Katrina Kaif, Aditya Roy Kapoor are so familiar and yet so original.
The second edition of Jashn-e-Rekhta will have noted poets, authors and a plethora of artistes from India and Pakistan celebrate the heritage of Urdu
Amrit Kaur Lohia, a London-based musician who merges Punjabi folk with jazz and soul, is on her first tour of India.
India has lost one of its finest poets. It will be difficult to find a worthy successor to Nida Fazli’s poetry and writing style.
Nida Fazli was a popular face at the mushairas where many a times, poetry became an urbane counterpoint to traditionalism.
Poets Amjad Islam Amjad, Rehana Roohi and Ababs Tabish, will be a part of Delhi-based mushaira Jashn-e-Bahar which will be held at DPS Mathura Road Friday.
Curiosity is high about the real India and the food we actually eat — not sell. It’s been a rather complex cauldron for the uninitiated to dip into, both at home and abroad.