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Sonu Nigam reveals he was rushed to ICU, says he would have asphyxiated without proper medical care | music

Sonu Nigam reveals he was rushed to ICU, says he would have asphyxiated without proper medical care | music

Singer Sonu Nigam has shared on social media that he was faced with a medical emergency a few days ago and would have asphyxiated without proper medical help. The singer had suffered an extreme reaction after eating seafood and was admitted to Nanavati Hospital after medication did not work. Sharing ...

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A playlist for Jagjit Singh

A playlist for Jagjit Singh

Whether it’s on Facebook or by playing their compact discs, it’s become a trend for fans to celebrate the birthdays of the late maestros. To commemorate the 97th birth anniversary of vocalist Pandit Bhimsen Joshi on Monday, February 4, I played his raags. Starting from – Ahir Bhairav, Gaud Sarang, ...

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Best when folksy – The Hindu

Best when folksy - The Hindu

After having composed songs for over 20 movies, all in a multi-composer line-up, composer Rochak Kohli finally has a soundtrack all for himself, seven years since his debut with Vicky Donor. In the last seven years, Kohli has delivered a number of impressive songs – so this film’s soundtrack is ...

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A classical encounter – The Hindu

They are human too - The Hindu

The Bangalore School of Music’s 17th annual East West Music & Dance Encounter 2019 (EWMD) is an eight-day celebration of music and dance. The EWMD began on February 2 with seminars, panel-discussions, workshops and master-classes by international musicians who are addressing students and interacting with them on various facets of ...

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Keeping the melody alive – The Hindu

Keeping the melody alive - The Hindu

After the death of Mohammad Rafi and Kishore Kumar, many singers emerged with the same voice quality, but one man from the South, Guruprasad Deshpande has been regaling the audiences in Bengaluru and Hyderabad with popular numbers of Kishore Kumar for the last two decades. While in school and college ...

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Beatstreet: ‘Entropy’ by Sid Sriram

Beatstreet: ‘Entropy’ by Sid Sriram

In the very recent past, if there is one name in the music industry in South India who evokes a sense of excitement, it is Sid Sriram. The vocalist, composer and playback singer has his heart, mind and voice in Carnatic music sabhas in Chennai as much as the American ...

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‘I like to challenge the audience’

‘I like to challenge the audience’

British conductor Martyn Brabbins first performed in Mumbai in September 2016, when he conducted the Symphony Orchestra of India (SOI) on the works of Johannes Brahms, Richard Wagner and Gustav Holst. “The orchestra were perfect collaborators — fantastic individual musicians who came together to form a single musical organism of ...

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AR Rahman says he starved himself a day before his Oscar win to look thin | music

AR Rahman says he starved himself a day before his Oscar win to look thin | music

AR Rahman created history in 2009 by becoming the first ever Indian to win two Academy Awards in a single night but the music composer says on the eve of the ceremony, he was “starving” to look in shape. Rahman bagged two Academy Awards, one for the original score for ...

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Abhijith A Bhat aka Psy Didge discusses the didgeridoo

Abhijith A Bhat aka Psy Didge discusses the didgeridoo

When Abhijith A Bhat begins to play the didgeridoo, there isn’t anyone in the vicinity who would not get drawn in by the sound. The sound is a soothing melody, which remind one of a camera travelling shots into a jungle from documentaries. Abhijith travelled to Hyderabad from Bangalore to ...

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Delhi hospital offers a soothing therapy by tuning into music

Delhi hospital offers a soothing therapy by tuning into music

For its adherents, music therapy is an effective part of treatment for a range of ailments from addiction to cancer. And the link between sound healing and music therapy will be tested live in a unique collaboration between internationally renowned sarod players Amaan Ali Bangash and Ayaan Ali Bangash and ...

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