There is favouritism when it comes music labels choosing artistes: Salim

The composers feel that although the lockdown has a lot of negative aspects, “it’s a great time to make music and perform virtual concerts”. “We can work on quality now. Things are going to be a little difficult for composers and performers, but we just have to reinvent ourselves,” says Salim, to which Sulaiman adds, […]

Icona Pop Release Feel-Good Track ‘Feels in My Body’

Icona Pop have released several collaborations this year, including their isolation rave song “Right Time” with Australian producer Hayden James (accompanied by a quarantine video); “I Love My Friends” for Steve Aoki’s album Neon Future IV; and two songs with Big Freedia, “Louder” and “Pipe That,” the latter of which appeared on Big Freedia’s most […]

We never thought that we would be able to create an animated music video for Beech Raaste: Sulaiman

The composers feel that although the lockdown has a lot of negative aspects, “it’s a great time to make music and perform virtual concerts”. “We can work on quality now. Things are going to be a little difficult for composers and performers, but we just have to reinvent ourselves,” says Salim, to which Sulaiman adds, […]

Sarkaru Vaari Paata Audio Clip Release: S Thaman Starts Countdown To Thrill Mahesh Babu Fans

For the unversed, Sarkaru Vaari Paata makers recently announced an audio clip release on the special occasion of the Superstar’s birthday. Though the team has not revealed more details about the same, there are reports claiming that a highlight dialogue of the actor with a song will be out on August 9, 2020. Well, we […]

Lyricists release a video demanding credit for their work

“It puts a spanner in understanding a lyricist’s chronology of thought. In Yahan (2005), Gulzar wrote ‘Aao Aao Na, Jhelum Mein Behne De, Waadi Ke Mausam Bhi Ek Din To Badlenge’, exuding hope that things will change in the Valley. But in 2014, in Haider, he came up with ‘Suraj Dooba Kin Aankhon Mein, Dooba […]

Festival songs, next in Ghibran’s music series

It is pandemic time. All the people are indoors. I wanted to give something new to listeners, particularly young listeners. Something that will give them self-confidence and help them overcome obstacles. We selected around a dozen songs and started working on it. The series has the works of religious philosophers such as Adi Shankaracharya, Arunagirinathar […]

Kochi band’s musical experiment with a new sound

Of reinventing, band member Benhar Thomas says, that sound of music internationally changed and they wanted to keep with the times. So, between 2010-11 the band added more instruments to the arrangement such as guitar, keyboard and a vocalist besides the percussion instruments to add more value to the music. Starting with 22 members, the […]

RnB artiste Katyayani releases her second single

Anything we create is the product of our perception of the surroundings we find ourselves in. To me, the moving-around and travel that occurred as I was growing up was so crucial for my learning and growing curiosity. The more you learn, the more amazed you are by the world. I guess it really enhanced […]

Gilda’s Club Announces Charity Releases From Fitz and the Tantrums, Twin Peaks, More

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the lineup for this year will be reduced to four bands, each putting out special pink vinyl additions of previous releases. Participating bands and albums include Fitz and the Tantrums’ Pickin’ Up the Pieces (10th-anniversary edition) via Dangerbird, Brian Fallon’s Local Honey via Lesser Known Records, Twin Peaks’ Side A via Grand Jury […]

Dawes Release Nostalgic New Single ‘St. Augustine at Night’

Last year, Dawes celebrated the 10th year anniversary of their first album North Hills with a reissue and tour — and their latest two singles prove they’re still going strong. Last month, they released “Who Do You Think You‘re Talking To?” a charging track about trying to escape the ghosts of past relationships. Friday, they […]