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Jayanta presents Tagore songs

Jayanta presents Tagore songs

Rabindra Sangeet singer Jayanta Acharya entertained the audience with his presentation of Tagore songs at the Chhayanaut auditorium on Thursday…

September 24, 2016 · 0 comments · Entertainment, Exhibition/Shows, Music, Timeout

Young singers showing interest in authentic Lalon tunes

Despite the modern-day practice of fusion in Lalon songs and lack of opportunity to learn the authentic style passed down from generation to generation, young Lalon devotees are increasingly taking an interest in the authentic rendition of his songs. The second day of a two-day Lalon festival at Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy, organised by Lalon Research Foundation, was witness to that […]

September 2, 2016 · 0 comments · Entertainment, Music, Timeout

Arnob’s new music video released

Popular singer-composer Arnob on Tuesday digitally released a video clip based on his new song Ei Sohor Amar Ei Manush Amar. The song was used as a playback in…

September 2, 2016 · 0 comments · Entertainment, Music, Timeout

Pink Floyd exhibition announced

The Victoria and Albert Museum is hoping to replicate the success of its David Bowie exhibition with a major retrospective of Pink Floyd…

September 2, 2016 · 0 comments · Entertainment, Music, Timeout
Lalon Research Foundation holds two-day festival

Lalon Research Foundation holds two-day festival

A two-day Lalon festival organised by Lalon Research Foundation ended on Wednesday with discussion and presentation of diverse songs of the 19th century bard at Music and Dance Centre of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy….

Local, Indian artistes pay tribute to Nazrul

Local, Indian artistes pay tribute to Nazrul

Local and Indian performers paid tribute to the National Poet Kazi Nazrul Islam through music, poetry recitation and dance recital at the National Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Saturday…

Nazrul recalled through music

Nazrul recalled through music

Eminent Nazrul Sangeet singers of the country on Saturday enthralled the audience with a number of songs of the genre at a programme at the main auditorium of Bangladesh National Museum…

Kangalini Sufia is back

Kangalini Sufia is back

Eminent traditional singer Kangalini Sufia is making a comeback to music after a hiatus of 10 years marked by prolonged illness…

Baul convention begins at BSA

Baul convention begins at BSA

Over 150 bauls from across the country gathered on Thursday at the National Art Plaza of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy to perform and discuss aspects related to their age-old musical tradition…

Promising artistes recite poems

Promising artistes recite poems

Promising recitation artistes on Thursday entertained the audience with their performance at the Sangskriti Bikash Kendra, Dhaka…

CONCERT CONTROVERSY IN INDIA: Local musicians express solidarity with Miles

Local band musicians have expressed their solidarity with Miles after it was dropped from the line-up of a concert slated for August 13 in Kolkata on grounds of ‘anti-India comments’ made by the band…

Tagore music albums released

Tagore music albums released

Two music production houses of the country have released a total of six Rabindra Sangeet albums marking the 75th death anniversary of poet-musician Rabindranath Tagore, which will be observed today…

Sabina gets first Feroza Begum memorial award

Sabina gets first Feroza Begum memorial award

In a rare public performance of Nazrul Sangeet, eminent singer Sabina Yasmin on Thursday sang two lines of the song Amar Jabar Somoy Holo at a programme marking the handover of the first Feroza Begum Smrity Swarnapadak…

July 30, 2016 · 0 comments · Entertainment, Music, Timeout
Music training workshop held at Shilpakala

Music training workshop held at Shilpakala

A daylong training workshop on different genres of music was held at the Music and Dance Centre of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Friday….

Runa to perform today marking 50 years in music

Runa to perform today marking 50 years in music

Legendary singer Runa Laila will be seen performing on a television show today celebrating her 50 years of career in music…

Taylor Swift tops Forbes highest paid celebrity list

Taylor Swift tops Forbes highest paid celebrity list

Singer Taylor Swift has topped this year’s Forbes list of the world’s 100 highest paid celebrities, earning $170 million mainly thanks to her hugely successful ‘1989’ world tour, reports Reuters citing Forbes…

Spice Girls hint at possible reunion gig

Emma Bunton, Geri Horner and Melanie Brown – also known as Baby, Ginger and Scary – all appear in the video, which was released on YouTube on Friday…

Popular singers turning actors

Popular singers turning actors

It has become a common trend for the singers to test their mettle in acting after they have received a certain degree of fame for their musical prowess, some taking it further with regular on-screen appearances while others sticking to their origin…

Drake scores 13th week at number one

Drake scores 13th week at number one

Canadian star Drake has notched up a 13th consecutive week at number one with his single One Dance.
The song has now had the longest reign at the top of the charts since Wet Wet Wet’s Love Is All Around in 1994, reports BBC…

Shikor to perform live on Maasranga

Shikor to perform live on Maasranga

Popular folk band Shikor will perform live at 11:40pm today on private television channel Maasranga Television.
At the show, the band will present several popular traditional songs of legendary bards including Fakir Lalon Shah and Hason Raja, as well as encores requested by the audience…

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