No guests including Shaon will attend Humayun Ahmed conference in New York

Showtime Music, the organiser company,  said that it has not yet been determined who will be the new guests.

2d ago| Theatre & Arts

The art of expression: Rakibul Anwar's ‘Shonglogno’

"Shonglogno", a solo exhibition featuring the works of Rakibul Anwar was recently displayed at La Galerie, Alliance Francaise, Dhaka. The exhibition was inaugurated on November 18, in the presence of Her Excellency, Marie Masdupuy, Ambassador of France to Bangladesh; eminent artist Professor Dhali Al Mamoon, and artist-critic Mustafa Zaman.

6d ago| TV & Film

After long wait, Star Cineplex opens branch in Ctg

There is good news for cinephiles in Chattogram as a new branch of the country's popular multiplex cinema hall, Star Cineplex, was launched in the port city today.

Andy Warhol & Truman Capote talk out their anxieties

Andy Warhol suggested they tape their conversations on his Sony Walkman, to which Truman Capote agrees.

1w ago| TV & Film

Veteran actor Vikram Gokhale dies

Veteran actor Vikram Gokhale passed away at a hospital in Pune today afternoon. He was 77 years old.

Bob Dylan publisher sorry for $600 book’s replica autographs

The allegedly “hand-signed” copies were not individually inscribed.

3w ago| Business

NBR wants tax from Nora Fatehi’s visit expenses

The tax authority has requested the home, cultural affairs and other agencies to ensure payment of source tax from payment of honorarium and other expenses for Bollywood artist Nora Fatehi.

Himu taught me it was okay to not be normal

Himu not only made me look beyond goals that lead to a luxury of life, but he also taught me to enjoy the tiny bits that make life agreeable.

3w ago| News Bytes

Toukir Ahmed releases a new folk song

“Tomar Kiba Jay Ashe”, a new folk song from Toukir Ahmed, was premiered on November 9, through his official YouTube channel—Toukir Ahmed Official. The song was composed by Nashir Uddin and written by Shahnoor Wahid.

Ayub Bachchu’s guitars, memorabilia on display

What does one normally expect from an exhibition? Intricate pieces of framed art, curious art connoisseurs quietly observing the pieces? Strangely enough, as I walked into the houseful gallery, I found everyone singing out loud to legendary rock songs of the late great Ayub Bachchu.

4w ago| SHOUT

'Slam Poetry Nights', organised by SHOUTxDS Books, returns with gusto for its third installment

Around 17 participants took centre stage to perform their poetry at the event.

Mixtape Vol I: Old meets new

Last night, International Convention City Bashundhara was like a lighthouse, illuminating the area, as some of the country’s most prominent Bangladeshi bands—Ark, Artcell, Nemesis, Ashes, Indalo, Karnival, and many more—assembled to give audiences a performance to remember.

December 8, 2022
December 8, 2022

We are promoting grassroots arts and culture: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today said the government is taking measures to develop and promote arts and culture at the grassroots level.

December 7, 2022
December 7, 2022

No guests including Shaon will attend Humayun Ahmed conference in New York

Showtime Music, the organiser company,  said that it has not yet been determined who will be the new guests.

December 2, 2022
December 2, 2022

After long wait, Star Cineplex opens branch in Ctg

There is good news for cinephiles in Chattogram as a new branch of the country's popular multiplex cinema hall, Star Cineplex, was launched in the port city today.

December 2, 2022
December 2, 2022

Army Stadium all set for ‘Band Music Fest 2022’ today 

Turning legendary musician Ayub Bachchu's dreams into reality, this year Channel i joined forces with the Bangladesh Musical Bands Association (BAMBA) to create one of the biggest musical events of recent history. 

December 1, 2022
December 1, 2022

Andy Warhol & Truman Capote talk out their anxieties

Andy Warhol suggested they tape their conversations on his Sony Walkman, to which Truman Capote agrees.

December 1, 2022
December 1, 2022

Fleetwood Mac singer-songwriter Christine McVie dies at 79

Christine McVie, whose songwriting and signature vocals helped make British-American group Fleetwood Mac one of the best-selling rock bands of all time, died on Wednesday. She was 79.

November 26, 2022
November 26, 2022

Veteran actor Vikram Gokhale dies

Veteran actor Vikram Gokhale passed away at a hospital in Pune today afternoon. He was 77 years old.

November 26, 2022
November 26, 2022

Bob Dylan publisher sorry for $600 book’s replica autographs

The allegedly “hand-signed” copies were not individually inscribed.

November 21, 2022
November 21, 2022

Writer Ali Imam passes away

Noted writer and television anchor Ali Imam passed away at a hospital in Dhaka today.

November 20, 2022
November 20, 2022

Amitabh Reza on Puran Dhaka, Afzal Hossain, and his latest web series

A retired judge haunted by his past asks, “Was my judgment all wrong?” That is the premise of Bodh, the recently released web series by Amitabh Reza Chowdhury on the OTT platform, Hoichoi. We sat down with this celebrated filmmaker to discuss Bodh, his experience of working with the eminent actor Afzal Hossain, and life after Aynabaji’s success.