1d ago| Music

Grim Reaper’s vocalist Steve Grimmett no more

Steve Grimmett, the frontman of British heavy metal band, Grim Reaper, has passed away at the age of 62.

1d ago| Music

BTS sets new Billboard Hot 100 record with ‘Bad Decisions’

K-pop sensation BTS has broken yet another record on the Billboard Hot 100 chart with their latest collaboration “Bad Decisions”, which features Benny Blanco and Snoop Dogg. The song made its presence felt at the No. 10 spot on the Hot 100 chart, and also reached the No. 1 spot on the Digital Song Sales chart.

2d ago| Music

‘It’s like a rollercoaster ride’: Bassbaba Sumon on Aurthohin’s upcoming album

Renowned rock band Aurthohin is all set to release their latest album "Phoenixer Diary -1".

1w ago| Music

‘Hothat’ is in town, here’s why you should take notice

The idea of ‘supergroups’ are not necessarily new – who can forget the energetic, ethereal performance by Azam Khan, Ayub Bachchu, Hasan and Partha Barua in Prothom Alo’s award function in 1999? Throughout the years, many famous musicians have teamed up to form short-lived projects, many of which have remained ingrained in listeners’ memories.

1w ago| Music

BTS reportedly coming to Bangladesh

Korean pop superstars BTS will supposedly perform in Dhaka, reported The Daily Ittefaq. Leading the international craze for K-Pop, the band recently took a break from their activities recently

1w ago| Music

Shafiq Tuhin’s ‘Bondhu’ releases today

Shafiq Tuhin's special friendship day song “Bondhu”, featuring poem by Salma Sultana, will be unveiled at 8: 00 pm at Gaanchill Music’s YouTube channel.

August 7, 2022
August 7, 2022

Abanti Sithi and Sujan Hajong dedicate song to Bangamata

Marking the 92nd birth anniversary (August 8) of Bangamata Sheikh Fazilatunnesa Mujib, Sujan Hajong and Abanti Sithi collaborated for a song to observe the day.

August 7, 2022
August 7, 2022

Book news: ‘Banglar Rock Metal’ charts history of Bangla band music

The “Bangladeshi rock band encyclopaedia” is authored by music journalists Milu Aman and Haque Faruk, depicting the chronological history of 180 music bands in the country.

August 7, 2022
August 7, 2022

‘Hothat’ is in town, here’s why you should take notice

The idea of ‘supergroups’ are not necessarily new – who can forget the energetic, ethereal performance by Azam Khan, Ayub Bachchu, Hasan and Partha Barua in Prothom Alo’s award function in 1999? Throughout the years, many famous musicians have teamed up to form short-lived projects, many of which have remained ingrained in listeners’ memories.

August 6, 2022
August 6, 2022

BTS reportedly coming to Bangladesh

Korean pop superstars BTS will supposedly perform in Dhaka, reported The Daily Ittefaq. Leading the international craze for K-Pop, the band recently took a break from their activities recently

August 6, 2022
August 6, 2022

Shafiq Tuhin’s ‘Bondhu’ releases today

Shafiq Tuhin's special friendship day song “Bondhu”, featuring poem by Salma Sultana, will be unveiled at 8: 00 pm at Gaanchill Music’s YouTube channel.

August 3, 2022
August 3, 2022

Step-by-step guide: How to use Instagram Music

If you’ve been excited by the recent news that Instagram Music is finally available in Bangladesh, then you’ll also want to know how you can use the feature. So, without further ado, here’s how you can start adding music to your own Instagram Stories.

August 2, 2022
August 2, 2022

Fuad Almuqtadir – Back after 7 years

It has been 24 years since Fuad Almuqtadir’s first album, “Maya”, released. Since then, the musician, composer and sound engineer has been synonymous with hit music. After 7 years, Fuad has announced that he is ready to return to making new music full-time, in an exclusive interview with The Daily Star.

August 2, 2022
August 2, 2022

Beyonce to remove offensive lyric after outcry from fans

Beyoncé is removing an offensive term for disabled people from a new song on her record “Renaissance,” just weeks after rapper Lizzo also changed lyrics to remove the same word.  The song “Heated,” which was co-written with Canadian rapper Drake among several others, uses the word “spaz,” which is considered a derogatory reference to the medical term spastic diplegia, a form of cerebral palsy. 

August 1, 2022
August 1, 2022

Live from Control Room 2: Karnival delivers an ethereal experience

“The show was abruptly planned. Initially, we had plans to organize the show at the end of this year, but our bassist Moushum Dhamai, is leaving for the USA next month,” said Rudan Al Amin, the band manager for Karnival & also CEO of Dhaka Broadcast.

August 1, 2022
August 1, 2022

Armeen Musa in the same album as Ustad Zakir Hossain, Shankar Mahadevan

Celebrated global Indian music collective Berklee Indian Ensemble recently announced the release of their debut album “Shuruaat” which marks their first decade together.