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  • Rolling Stones to rock jazz fest

    The Rolling Stones will be among the headliners for the 50th anniversary of the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival.

  • Embracing your inner geek

    Shakib Chowdhury, Gibran Tanwir, Alif Alauddin and Farooq Shams – four friends who had set out on a lighthearted journey of talking about pop culture, have inadvertently started one of the most popular web shows in Bangladesh, Geek Myth.

  • Tantidhatri begins in Kolkata today

    Internationally acclaimed singer, musician and storyteller, Parvathy Baul is organising the third edition of the International Women's Performing Arts Festival, titled Tantidhatri, to be

  • Many happy returns to Rezwana Choudhury Bannya

    Undoubtedly one of the most prominent Tagore exponents to have graced Rabindra Sangeet, Rezwana Chowdhury Bannya has been

  • Aretha Franklin biopic moves forward

    In a recent announcement, American media company Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc (MGM) confirmed that stage director Liesel Tommy will helm the upcoming Aretha Franklin biopic, Respect.

  • Aretha Franklin biopic moves forward

    In a recent announcement, American media company Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc (MGM) confirmed that stage director Liesel Tommy will helm the upcoming Aretha Franklin biopic, Respect.

  • A Trainwreck in Bangalore

    Trainwreck has long been one of the hardest hitters in the underground scene, obtaining a cult-like following with their originals and cover numbers.

  • Sing-along to 'Bohemian Rhapsody'

    Twentieth Century Fox recently announced that the Golden Globe-winning Queen biopic Bohemian Rhapsody will be released as a sing-

  • Sheena Chohan stars in 'Tera Chehra'

    Sheena Chohan gained immense popularity in Bangladesh when she was a host for Bangladesh Premier League. The popular actor

  • Bangladeshi singers enthrall at Bangla Utshab on Day 2

    Rabindharanth Tagore, in his timeless song Krishnakoli Ami Tarei Boli spoke of a beautiful dark skinned girl, to who a poet may ask, Kalo? Ta Shey Jotoi Kalo Houk; Dekhechhi Taar Kalo Horin Chokh.

  • Bangladeshi Singer Fahmida Nabi and Indian Singer Anupam Roy

    Tagore songs and adhunik numbers under spotlight at Bangla Utshab

    The opening day of the three-day long (January 4-6) Bangla Utshab featured performances of Tagore songs, adhunik Bangla numbers and film songs by both Bangladeshi and Indian singers.

  • Sabina Yasmin and Arati Mukherjee

    Sabina Yasmin and Arati Mukherjee honoured at Bangla Utshab 2019

    To celebrate the shared legacy of Bangla Music, a three-day (January 4-6) Bangla Utshab, opened yesterday at Nazrul Mancha,

  • Souls and Warfaze rock Sydney

    The joy of victory runs deep in December. Bangladeshi bands Souls and Warfaze recently held a concert in Sydney in spirit of our Victory

  • 54th birth anniversary of Sanjeeb Chowdhury

    REMEMBERING SANJEEB CHOWDHURY

    Today marks the 54th birth anniversary of acclaimed journalist, lyricist, composer, writer, singer, political activist and much more – Sanjeeb Chowdhury. Sanjeeb Chowdhury's

  • legendary musician Ayub Bachchu

    Toronto pays tribute to AB

    10 Bangladeshi bands from Canada paid tribute to legendary musician Ayub Bachchu in a stellar concert organised at the Blessed Cardinal Newman High School in Toronto on

  • Chhayanaut's Shuddha Sangeet Utshab ends

    The two-day (December 20-21) long Chhayanaut's Shuddha Sangeet Utshab, featuring both vocal and instrumental music, concluded early morning yesterday at its main auditorium in Dhanmondi, Dhaka. The annual festival comprising two sessions, was the 11th iteration of the event.

  • Chhayanaut's 'Shuddha Sangeet Utshab' begins today

    The two-day (December 20-21) long Shuddha Sangeet Utshab will begin today at 5:30 pm at the main auditorium of Chhayanaut in Dhanmondi.

  • 'Lovely Accident' hits the screens!

    Titled Lovely Accident, the video was directed By Sunny Rajani and released on Zee Music Company's YouTube channel.

  • Imagine Radio takes off

    What differentiated Imagine Radio from all other music streaming applications when it launched recently was the earnestness and clarity that the CEO, Shahriar Shahid, promised to bring to the music listening experience.

  • Star Melodies showcases spirited songs of freedom

    During the Liberation War of 1971, the konthojoddha, who were the artistes of Swadhin Bangla Betar Kendra, a clandestine radio station during the resistance, kept up the morale of the freedom fighters with their spirited performance of patriotic songs, poems and satirical plays.

  • Renaissance teams up with Duronto for new music video

    Having started their journey in 1985, Renaissance is one of the most popular acts in Bangladesh. The pioneering band has recently

  • STAR MELODIES to present 'Songs of Freedom' today

    The people of our country fought for liberation and freedom not only with strategies, guns and grenades, but also with poetry, words of inspiration and powerful melodies.

  • Star Melodies presents Songs of Freedom

    The people. of our country fought for Liberation and freedom not only with strategies, guns and grenades, but also with poetry, words of inspiration and powerful melodies.

  • Artcell reunite in Australia

    Three members of Artcell's original line-up: Lincoln, Shaju and Cezanne have reunited for their concert tour in Australia.

  • An evening with Sci-fi Jazz

    Experimenting with various electronic musical instruments and clarinets, Niels Klein's quartet, aptly named Tubes & Wires, aspires to take their listeners on a trip to space with their music.

  • Celebrating the heartbeat of music BANGLADESH DRUM DAY

    Tomorrow will mark a phenomenon that musicians are holding on to their high-hats for, as Bangladesh is set to celebrate its first 'Drum Day.' Nine of the best drummers in the country will take centre-stage at the home of rock music, the Russian Cultural Center (RCC).

  • Dr Mamotaz Mamota's double album launched

    Anonto Anandadhara and Chokher Aloy by Rabindra Sangeet singer Dr Mamotaz Mamota were released on December 4 as a part of a

  • Aloke Sen to pay tribute to Ustad Ghulam Ali

    Today marks the 78th birth anniversary of legendary Ghazal maestro Ustad Ghulam Ali. To pay a musical tribute to the living legend, Kolkata-based popular TV channel Tara Muzik is set to air a solo Ghazal programme, Aj Sokaler Amontrone, where renowned Bangladeshi artiste Aloke Kumar Sen will perform live.

  • Members of BAMBA tribute to Ayub Bachchu

    BAMBA's farewell tribute to Ayub Bachchu

    It was difficult for the members of Bangladesh Musical Bands Association (BAMBA) to process the shock that was the passing of Ayub Bachchu, whom they dearly referred to as simply 'AB'.

  • 'Aalochhaya'r Gaanguli'at BSA

    Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy (BSA) and Theatre jointly organised a musical programme featuring Kabyagaan and Manchagaan at the National Art Gallery auditorium of BSA recently.

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