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Indian music, Bollywood set to wow Brazil

Among the participants will be Bollywood dancers from India.

Mar 22, 2019, 21:38 PM IST

A young musician is reviving the glory of poetry through contemporary music

Chinmayi Tripathi, a Delhi based young singer-songwriter has taken up a unique initiative to bring back the most precious poems of Hindi Literature and turn them into soulful songs.

Jan 05, 2018, 10:34 AM IST

Indian music unites country by breaking social barriers: PM Modi

Stressing that Indian music sets the base for the country's "Ganga-Jamuni tehzeeb", he said its majesty, magic and mysticism, positively effects an individual's thoughts.

Jun 05, 2017, 23:28 PM IST

Pandit Jasraj happy to see youth taking interest in classical music

As a mentor and guru, Pandit Jasraj has presented to the world an impressive number of illustrious disciples whom he has nurtured.

Feb 01, 2017, 11:25 AM IST

Five music festivals in India you can't afford to miss

Travellers and music lovers surely can't afford to miss these festivals in India.

Jan 31, 2017, 11:57 AM IST

Rapping was not considered as proper art form earlier in India: Badshah

Popular Indian rapper Badshah who delivered chartbusters like "Saturday Saturday", "Kaala chashma", "Baby ko bass pasand hai" to name a few, says opportunities for rappers are increasing in Bollywood music.

Dec 13, 2016, 19:10 PM IST

Indian music exotic, not predictable like Western music: Emmy-nominated composer

 The tunes of classical instrument sitar led Emmy-nominated music composer Kevin Kiner into the world of Indian music. The American composer says Indian music is not only alluring but has a wave of freshness in each of its composition, a quality that musicians in the West lack.

Aug 22, 2015, 12:57 PM IST

24-hour Indian classical music marathon in New York over weekend

A unique 24-hour Indian classical music marathon, the Ragas Live Festival, with a multi-national and multi-ethnic cast of over 60 musicians is set to be broadcast this weekend here and streamed live on the Internet for listeners around the world.

Jun 18, 2015, 10:24 AM IST

Indonesians sway to Indian music

 Indonesians swayed to Indian tunes as a 13-member band from India, led by Bollywood singer Shibani Kashyap, performed at a packed auditorium here.

Jun 07, 2015, 12:36 PM IST

Can't wait to hear more of Honey Singh: Pretty Lights

After ruling the hearts of youngsters throughout the country, rapper Yo Yo Honey Singh has now impressed American electronic music artist Derek Vincent Smith, who performs under the stage name Pretty Lights, on his maiden tour in India. Smith "cannot wait" to listen to more of the rapper's creations after he came across his music on the radio.

Apr 04, 2015, 19:58 PM IST

AR Rahman's band debuts, performs at GiMA

Music maestro A. R. Rahman’s band NAFS gave its maiden performance here at the fifth edition of Global Indian Music Awards (GiMA).

Feb 25, 2015, 14:14 PM IST

'Indian tabla players more popular abroad'

 The tabla, a key percussion instrument in Indian classical music, is gaining in popularity across the world and players are respected globally, whereas the trend in India is reverse, leading tabla exponents said here Friday.

Dec 26, 2014, 18:25 PM IST

Ranbir Kapoor teams up with online digital music company Saavn

Ranbir Kapoor has joined hands with Saavn, a US-based digital music company known as the leader in digital streaming for Indian music, as a creative collaborator.

Aug 20, 2014, 07:55 AM IST

Indian music inspires Colombian fusion artiste

Inspired by Indian music, renowned Colombian fusion artiste and multi-instrumentalist Carlos Balanta says he will incorporate the country`s rhythms in his latest album. Balanta regularly watches the Telepacific channel which showcases Bollywood movies and music on weekends.

Aug 02, 2014, 19:35 PM IST

No pop please: Chimps like Indian music

Chimpanzees prefer silence to music from the West, but like to listen to the different rhythms of music from Africa and India, says a study.

Jun 27, 2014, 21:18 PM IST

Redfoo in love with Indian music, chicken curry

Electro pop star Redfoo, who was in the country on his maiden trip, fell in love with Indian music and chicken curry.

May 12, 2014, 12:48 PM IST

We don`t look down upon Bollywood music: Parikrama

In its over two decades of existence, Indian rock and roll band Parikrama has kept its distance from Bollywood music, but its lead vocalist Nitin Malik says they don`t look down upon the genre.

May 10, 2014, 19:03 PM IST

We`ve lost the soul in our music, says Asha Bhosle

Asha Bhosle has said that claimed that the music industry has lost the soul in its music.

Dec 12, 2013, 10:57 AM IST

More singers, few legends due to technology: Sonu Nigam

Technological innovations come with their pros and cons, and the Indian music industry is witnessing it all, says popular singer Sonu Nigam.

Dec 05, 2013, 08:59 AM IST

No longer in the rat race, says Asha Bhosle

Renowned playback singer Asha Bhosle is fed up with the movie world.

Nov 22, 2013, 17:47 PM IST