5h ago| Music

Polish venue cancels Roger Waters concert after Ukraine comments

Concerts by Pink Floyd co-founder Roger Waters were cancelled by a venue in the Polish city of Krakow, organisers said on Sunday, after the artist’s comments on the war in Ukraine caused a storm of criticism.

18h ago| Music

BLF honours Ferdous Wahid and Habib

Today, the Bangladesh Lung Foundation (BLF) honoured Bangladeshi popstar Ferdous Wahid, musician Habib Wahid, and actor Zahid Hasan, during an event organised to celebrate the launching of BLF’s new theme song, at Dhaka Club.

20h ago| Theatre & Arts

2 Bangladeshi artists featured on popular K-pop website, Allkpop

K-pop sensation, BTS has a huge fanbase in Bangladesh. Some of their fans are talented singers and artistes in their own right.

6d ago| Theatre & Arts

Ginsberg, Dylan, Bhowmik’s anti-war pleas still relevant today

Fifty-one years ago, in this very month of September, Allen Ginsberg visited the Jessore Road. Upon his return to America, he would write the anti-war poem “September on Jessore Road”, which would be monumental in shifting the opinions of Americans to oppose the support of Pakistan in the Liberation War.

1w ago| Music

‘O Sajna’: Neha Kakkar’s rendition induces mixed reactions

Yesterday, the teaser for Neha Kakkar’s latest song, "O Sajna", was released. The song premiered in its entirety earlier today (September 19). “O Sajna” is a rendition of the song “Maine Payal Hai Chhankai” by Falguni Pathak from 1999.

1w ago| Music

‘Headbangers Paradise’ returns with a night to remember

In the post-pandemic era, Dhaka has been witnessing vibrant exhibitions and concerts, ones where the youth particularly flock to. In major concerts, especially ones in the city, it is a delightful experience to see young and fresh faces fill the large capacity venues. “Headbangers Paradise 2”, which took place this Friday, was not any different.

September 26, 2022
September 26, 2022

Polish venue cancels Roger Waters concert after Ukraine comments

Concerts by Pink Floyd co-founder Roger Waters were cancelled by a venue in the Polish city of Krakow, organisers said on Sunday, after the artist’s comments on the war in Ukraine caused a storm of criticism.

September 25, 2022
September 25, 2022

BLF honours Ferdous Wahid and Habib

Today, the Bangladesh Lung Foundation (BLF) honoured Bangladeshi popstar Ferdous Wahid, musician Habib Wahid, and actor Zahid Hasan, during an event organised to celebrate the launching of BLF’s new theme song, at Dhaka Club.

September 25, 2022
September 25, 2022

2 Bangladeshi artists featured on popular K-pop website, Allkpop

K-pop sensation, BTS has a huge fanbase in Bangladesh. Some of their fans are talented singers and artistes in their own right.

September 25, 2022
September 25, 2022

Influential jazz saxophonist, Pharoah Sanders dies at 81

Pharoah Sanders, the influential tenor saxophonist revered in the jazz world for the spirituality of his work, has died, his record label announced. He was 81.

September 24, 2022
September 24, 2022

'Wish I Could Sue Her': Falguni Pathak lashes out against Neha Kakkar

Singer Falguni Pathak took a dig at Neha Kakkar for remixing her iconic song “Maine Payal Hai Chhankai.” The remix has received flak on social media, as fans accused Neha of ruining their childhood songs with unnecessary auto tunes.

September 23, 2022
September 23, 2022

Shakira breaks silence on split with ex-boyfriend Pique

Colombian pop superstar Shakira has broken her silence on her split with football star Gerard Pique, describing it as probably the “darkest hour” of her life.

September 23, 2022
September 23, 2022

Shakira vows to fight 'false' Spanish tax accusations

Colombian superstar Shakira vowed to fight what she claimed were "false" accusations by Spanish authorities that she dodged 14.5 million euros ($14.31 million) in taxes.

September 22, 2022
September 22, 2022

Remembering Leonard Cohen, the poet of melancholy

Cohen was born on September 21, 1934, into a middle-class, Jewish family in Westmount, Quebec—an English-speaking community on the island of Montreal.

September 22, 2022
September 22, 2022

Coke Studio Bangla headed to Kolkata

Coke Studio Bangla is all set to perform in the city of joy, Kolkata, alongside popular Indian musicians, between September 24-25. 

September 21, 2022
September 21, 2022

I did not have an affair: Adam Levine

After the allegations of an affair by Sumner Stroh, Adam Levine has finally come forward to respond to rumours. Sumner Stroh shared her story over a string of TikTok videos, alleging that the Maroon 5 frontman had an affair with her.