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Tuesday, January 13, 2015
Many come to expo just to listen hit songs of 80s played by the radio station at the venue. The radio station is managed by five announcers and other support staff. Now, it is also airing short commercials apart from making an announcement of children, who are separated from their parents or guardians at the venue.
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Thursday, July 10, 2014
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June 6, 2014
Have a penchant for music but are unable to find a suitable guru? Musicians Appala Vasantha Lakshmi and her brother N. Ramakrishna have made the task easy for you. They developed a softw...
May 20, 2014
Narration of Sundarakanda in Tholubommalata tradition would take three days of six hours each day, but today we are asked to complete the narrative in one session and in fact organiser once asked...
February 6, 2014
Welsh artiste Georgia Ruth and folk band Cowbois Rhos Botwnnog look forward to giving Bangalore a touch of Celtic music »
February 2, 2013
For the current crop of Indian indie artists, playing the basic guitars, bass and drums is not enough. Every other artist seems to have been bitten by the electronica bug. Suryakant Sawhney, vocal...
August 11, 2012
Why is an album made by two brothers born in Chennai and raised in Dubai making waves in Texas? A chat with brothers Jeevan and Mathew Antony.
May 28, 2011
Having staged a live concert in China last month, folk icon Bob Dylan walks down memory lane during a telephonic chat. »
April 21, 2010
Guru, the influential rapper known for his intellectual themes, his monotone delivery and his combination of jazz sounds with hip—hop beats, has died after battling cancer, collaborators sai...
November 23, 2009
Band Osibisa is old, but not their brand of perky music. How else do you explain the audience dancing and singing along spiritedly? »
June 2, 2014
Designation of ‘Jaya Jayahe’ as the official song of Telangana State might be politically expedient for various reasons. But truth be spoken, ‘song’ as such continues to be the unofficial insignia...
March 25, 2014
‘Eelapati’ A. R. Laya, who aims to set a world record of sorts with his unique talent
August 2, 2013
JJ Cale, who passed away last week, was happy his songs were made famous by other singers »
January 27, 2013
When it comes to western music, Hyderabad has always played catch up to cities like Bengaluru and Mumbai. We speak to musicians of the city to find out where the problem lies
July 7, 2011
Although it had its origin in Orissa, Gitagovindam (Ashtapadi) continues to be a phenomenon even today thanks to its pan-Indian acceptance. The 12th century composition of poet Jayadeva r...
November 8, 2010
'Marana Gaana' Viji is Chennai's most-sought after death song singer. Tune in to his stoic tale
April 19, 2010
Nithi Kanagaratnam on how he uses Tamil Baila music to reach social messages to people
November 7, 2009
Most of us grew up on Winnie the Pooh and Peter Rabbit. But we missed Babar the Elephant’s birth in a comfortable country house one starry night in 1931 when Cecile de Brunhoff invented the l...
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