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Ukraine wins the Eurovision Grand Prix and many hearts

May 16, 2022 4:25 pm

After the win, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy said that he hoped that the next year’s final would take place in Mariupol, the Ukrainian port city that has suffered some of the most ruthless attacks of Russian invasion.

When Pasoori dancer Sheema Kermani used sari and dance to defy Zia regime in Pakistan

May 15, 2022 7:14 pm

Kermani, trained in Hindustani classical forms in India, brought dance to people against all odds, and fought for women’s rights

A melody for the mind: The story of ‘Sitar for Mental Health’

May 14, 2022 7:45 am

Rishab Rikhiram Sharma talks about his tryst with the sitar, his guru, the sitar virtuoso, Pandit Ravi Shankar, his struggles with mental illnesses and conceptualising the ‘Sitar for Mental Health’.

New Bob Dylan Center explores his creative process

May 13, 2022 11:43 am

The center in Tulsa, Oklahoma, is dedicated to the cultural significance of the elusive songwriter, and houses over 100,000 items from the musician's archives.

Remembering Sabiha Hashmi: The teacher, the mentor

April 16, 2022 1:10 pm

Mrs Hashmi, who passed away on April 5, lives in the stories of her students' lives, having blessed so many with her peerless grace, dignity, and kindhearted tutelage

Country music singer Jeff Carson dies in Tennessee

March 27, 2022 10:35 pm

A publicist for Jeff Carson says the country music singer has died in Tennessee.

Ukrainians fill streets with music, echoing past war zones

March 26, 2022 7:42 pm

As their cities have come under siege by Russian forces, Ukrainian artists have turned to music for comfort and connection, filling streets, apartment buildings and train stations with the sounds of Beethoven and Mozart.

‘Now one doesn't have to be dependent on a filmmaker or composer to get one's music heard’

March 05, 2022 2:51 pm

Pratibha Singh Baghel is an exciting upcoming artiste who is not interested in the mainstream playback throne. She's turning to independent non-film music for success

Songs of hope: Delhi’s J Block collective brings together artistes to share beats, life and more

January 24, 2022 2:07 pm

Often referred to as “Delhi’s underground artistes”, the members, however, shy away from being “categorized”. The collective has brought out songs like ‘Kalla Killah’ that explores the LGBTQ experience and ‘Faqeeran’, which takes inspiration from Punjabi poet Shiv Kumar Batalvi.

At 97, pianist Ruth Slenczynska is set to release her new album

January 14, 2022 5:58 pm

Ruth Slenczynska is also known to be famous Russian composer Rachmaninoff’s last living pupil.


It's not only rock 'n' roll: The Rolling Stones honoured with Royal Mail stamps

January 19, 2022 6:45 pm

As the globally celebrated band The Rolling Stones turns 60, the British Royal Mail brought out 12 artistic stamps in their honour.

Happy Navratri: Nine days of dance, music, puja and colours

September 25, 2014 10:24 am

The nine-days of festivities begin in India today.

Brett Lee, Leslie Lewis perform for kids at 'The Mew-sic Mela'

July 28, 2014 5:42 pm

The former Aussie pacer, also an avid musician performed for underprivileged kids with Leslie Lewis


Bulandshahr: Shameless Medical staff enjoy at wedding party in hospital

March 01, 2016 5:18 am

Bulandshahr (UP), Mar 01 (ANI): Leaving patients at the mercy of attendants, staff of a government hospital for women in Bulandshahr was seen enjoying a marriage party inside the premises. Loud music, dance, alcohol party took place inside the hospital's premises.In the video, hospital staff can be seen dancing to the tunes of Bollywood numbers at the function even as patients continue were left unattended.The attendant of the patients said that there were no doctors to attend the patients.

Adele dominates 2016 Brit Awards

February 25, 2016 12:31 pm

New Delhi, Feb 25 (ANI): Happy times for singer Adele as she has become the most successful artist in one year since Blur in 1995, winning four major awards at the 2016 Brit Awards. According to a leading US website, the British songstress took home the most coveted award of the night, British album of the year for her album '25' and also won the awards for British female solo artist, Best British single and the Global Success Award. The 'Hello' hit-maker also performed on her song 'When We Were Young,' after giving an emotional speech at the award ceremony. The show also featured an emotional tribute to David Bowie, led by Annie Lennox and his friend Gary Oldman. Canadian singer Justin Bieber, British band Coldplay, One Direction was other big winners at the 2016 Brit Awards.