17 Mar 2020
How to set up a basic recording studio at home
Are you a budding music producer, voice-over artist or a YouTuber, and are tired of the endless hassles of renting out a professional recording studio? We feel you.
05 Feb 2019
Promote Indian music instead of western in schools: Shankar Mahadevan
Noted Bollywood composer and singer Shankar Mahadevan has rued that English music is being taught in some schools of the country instead of the Indian classical music.
20 Dec 2018
Sona's vomiting on Twitter. I'd like to maintain decorum: Sonu
Singer Sonu Nigam has responded to Sona Mohapatra's tweets against him, saying that though she's "vomiting" on Twitter, he would like to maintain decorum.
19 Dec 2018
#MeToo: Sona Mohapatra slams Sonu Nigam for supporting Anu Malik
Sonu Nigam sparked fresh controversy after he extended support to Anu Malik, who was accused of sexual harassment by multiple women.
19 Dec 2018
#MeToo: Sonu Nigam defends Anu Malik against sexual harassment allegations
Singer Sonu Nigam has come out in support of his music director friend Anu Malik, who was accused of sexual misconduct by several women.
19 Dec 2018
American rapper T-Pain accused of copying 'Tum Hi Ho' tune
The Bollywood music industry has often found itself in a spot for plagiarizing world music.
17 Dec 2018
Renowned classical singer Pandit Arun Bhaduri passes away at 75
Renowned classical singer Pandit Arun Bhaduri passed away at a city hospital in Kolkata this morning after a prolonged illness.
23 Nov 2018
Noted classical musician Ustad Imrat Khan dies at 83
Classical music stalwart, Ustad Imrat Khan, who dedicated his life to propagating the sitar and the surbahar worldwide, has died in the US after a brief illness, his son said today. He was 83.
30 Oct 2018
'Saaz' music composer Yeshwant Deo passes away at 91
Veteran Marathi musician Yeshwant Deo, who had composed music for many films including Shabana Azmi-starrer 'Saaz', passed away today. He was 91.
19 Oct 2018
Statues of Kishore Kumar, SD Burman in Kolkata soon
If you're a fan of Kishore Kumar or SD Burman, you might want to visit Kolkata next as a fan club is going to install the statues of the music maestros in Kolkata next week.
02 Oct 2018
Violinist Balabhaskar dies a week after car accident killed daughter
Noted violinist Balabhaskar, who was critically injured in a car accident, died in Thiruvananthapuram today.
30 Sep 2018
Acclaimed harmonium maestro Pandit Tulsidas Borkar passes away
Renowned harmonium player Pandit Tulsidas Borkar passed away on Saturday at a hospital in Mumbai. He was 84.
18 Sep 2018
Durga Puja music video featuring Sourav Ganguly coming up soon
A Bengali music video on Durga Puja featuring cricket icon Sourav Ganguly along with popular film actresses will be launched soon.
18 Sep 2018
Emmy Awards 2018: 5 most memorable moments
The 70th Primetime Emmy Awards have just ended. They were jointly hosted by Colin Jost and Michael Che.
15 Sep 2018
Singer Shaan talks about his absence from Bollywood music scene
Singer Shaan says the primary reason for his absence from Bollywood music scene is the fact that the newer generation has taken over the industry, leaving fewer opportunities for senior artistes like him.
03 Sep 2018
After losing voice mid-concert, U2's singer Bono promises he'll return
A day after he lost his voice in the middle of a concert in Berlin, Bono, the frontman of Irish band U2, has said he will be back soon.
02 Sep 2018
Top 5 online platforms where you can promote your music
If you happen to be a budding musician in this digital age, you don't have to rush from one studio to another to get that much-needed breakthrough.
25 Aug 2018
Anti-plastic song by Kirkire, Shaan screened at the United Nations
'Tik Tik Plastic Tik Na Paye Re', a song penned by noted lyricist Swanand Kirkire and composed by singer Shaan was screened at the United Nations in New York as part of its anti-plastic campaign.
24 Aug 2018
Top 5 music streaming apps for your smartphone
Thanks to the internet, music has become an indispensable part of our lives as it follows us almost everywhere.
11 Aug 2018
Poetry in songs has died down, says Tochi Raina
Singer-composer Tochi Raina says poetry in songs has died down, deteriorating the quality of music being produced.
07 Aug 2018
Music no longer a character in Bollywood movies, says Rahman
Academy Award-winning composer AR Rahman believes music should be treated as a character in films and not something that is dispensable.
06 Aug 2018
I will keep fighting: Demi Lovato on drug addiction
Demi Lovato, the 25-year-old American pop singer, recently opened up about her drug addiction problem. She was reportedly hospitalized on July 24, after an overdose.
25 Jul 2018
Impressed by Janhvi, Lata Mangeshkar wants to sing for her
Janhvi Kapoor, Boney Kapoor and Sridevi's daughter, who recently shot to fame with 'Dhadak' just received a huge compliment from Lata Mangeshkar.
12 Jul 2018
Sukhwinder Singh reveals secret of his two-decade-long singing career
Sukhwinder Singh has been in the industry for nearly two decades and the singer says his undying passion for music is what keeps him going.
09 Jul 2018
If you're a music-junkie, these 5 apps are for you!
Music is an inexpensive but highly effective way of stress-busting.
07 Jul 2018
Apple Music takes over Spotify in the US market
According to reports, Apple Music now has more subscribers than Spotify in the US market.
13 Jun 2018
AR Rahman's authorized biography to be out in August
An authorized biography of AR Rahman will be out in August which will feature intimate interviews with the musical wizard, as well as anecdotes from key people from his life.
24 May 2018
Happy birthday, Dylan: You have songs for all my firsts
What do I write about Bob Dylan that hasn't been written?
10 Apr 2018
Official YouTube video of Despacito deleted, now restored
The official music video of the hit song Despacito on YouTube was briefly deleted from the website by a group of hackers; it has now been restored. The video was posted on Vevo's YouTube account.
23 Mar 2018
JioMusic integrates with Saavn, combined entity worth a billion dollar
In an unexpected move, Reliance has announced that it will integrate its music-streaming service, JioMusic with Saavn.
16 Mar 2018
Spotify is coming to India soon, confirms CEO Daniel Ek
Speaking to investors during an annual event, Spotify co-founder and CEO Daniel Ek has said that the company is "working on launching" its service in some countries including India.
15 Mar 2018
Mumbai's Dharavi hiphop finally gets its big Bollywood break
Dharavi's burgeoning hip-hop culture has finally got its big Bollywood break.
11 Mar 2018
Musicians can now directly post updates to Google Search
Google is allowing musicians to post updates about themselves directly in Google Search.
09 Mar 2018
Pyarelal Wadali, younger Wadali brother, passes away of cardiac arrest
In an unfortunate news for Bollywood and the music industry, Ustad Pyarelal Wadali, the younger brother of the famous Wadali Brothers, passed away Friday morning due to cardiac arrest.
28 Feb 2018
Music streaming service Gaana to raise $115 million in funding
Music streaming service Gaana today said it will raise USD 115 million (about Rs. 750 crore) from Chinese internet giant Tencent and Times Internet in its latest round of funding.
24 Feb 2018
Former South African cricketer, Lonwabo Tsotsobe turns DJ
South African left-arm speedster, Lonwabo Tsotsobe is currently serving an 8-year ban from cricket after he was found guilty of match-fixing.
09 Feb 2018
Michael Jackson plagiarized songs: Quincy Jones
Quincy Jones, the American jazz legend who collaborated with Michael Jackson many times, has now revealed that the late pop star stole some songs.
08 Feb 2018
A Jagjit Singh sized void stays now and forever
'Hothon se chuu lo tum, mera geet amar kar do'. When Jagjit Singh crooned for this 1981 movie 'Prem Geet', little did he know that the song would get immortalized, much like his other works.
02 Feb 2018
'Ghoomar on Ice' by figure skating champion goes viral
'Padmaavat' has had its shares of downs, but now that it has been released, it's causing a storm among fans.
31 Jan 2018
Americans dance to 'Ghoomar', while Indians ban it
From attacking schools, setting buses ablaze to putting a bounty of Deepika's nose, Padmaavat has seen it all.