News  |  29 Jul 2011

My FM appoints Cornel Fernandes as cluster business head - west

MUMBAI: 94.3 My FM has appointed Cornel Fernandes as the cluster business head – west. Elaborating on his role at 94.3 My FM, Fernandes said, I look forward to focus on marketing and other initiatives that will add on to the brand value of My FM. I am confident to get ample opportunities to...

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News  |  29 Jul 2011

Times Music to launch Rekha Bhardwaj ghazal album

MUMBAI: Times music will release National Award-winning singer Rekha Bhardwaj's ghazal album �Irshaad' on Sunday 31 July at Islamic center in New Delhi. �Irshaad' consists of eight ghazals penned by Ameeta Parsuram, and composed by Sudeep Banerji, who has also rendered vocals along with Rekha...

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News  |  29 Jul 2011

Sagarika Music to release Swapnil Bandodkar's album

MUMBAI: Sagarika Music will release the non-film music album of Swapnil Bandodkar â€?Tula Pahile'. For the first time, in the history of Marathi non-film music, the album will release music videos for all the songs. The 10 videos directed by  Sagarika Bam is shot at Pune, Kas and Goa, and will...

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News  |  29 Jul 2011

Worldwide Records to launch flute maestro Bikramjit Singh's album

MUMBAI: Worldwide Records will unveil flute maestro Bikramjit Singh's album �Mystical Flute Meditation' on Saturday 30 July at Shanmukhanand Hall, Mumbai. 'Mystical Flute Meditation', is a three disc set packaged with two CDs of Bikramjit Singh's music and also consists of guided meditation by...

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News  |  29 Jul 2011

Bodyguard music on Hungama

MUMBAI: Salman Khan and Kareena Kapoor starrer �Bodyguard' music is available for download on Hungama.com. Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, Shreya Ghoshal, Mika Singh have rendered vocals for the film while the lyrics are penned by Shabbir Ahmed and Neelesh Misra. The music album consisting of four original...

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News  |  29 Jul 2011

JAY-Z and Kanye West to release 'Watch the Throne'

MUMBAI: US hip-hop stars JAY-Z and Kanye West will release their collaborative album �Watch the Throne' on 8 August. �Watch the Throne' will be the first release of the duo's newly formed group �The Throne'. The album features production from �The RZA,' �The Neptunes' and Mike Dean, and...

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Press Releases  |  29 Jul 2011

A NewsX Musical Extravaganza: 'India Rocks'

MUMBAI: Get ready to rock & roll  this weekend as NewsX brings an exceptional musical treat  for its viewers !  The musical extravaganza titled â€?India Rocks' will showcase some of the hottest bands and musical acts on the circuit. This special show seeks to bring to limelight, the vibrant...

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Press Releases  |  29 Jul 2011

Venus releases devotional album 'Sai Naam Japo'

MUMBAI: Venus Tapes & Records has launched Sai Naam Japo – a devotional album rendered by renowned singer Suresh Wadkar. The album comprises of 29 tracks with singers including Nitin Mukesh, Sadhna Sargam, Vidyashree, Vishwajeet and Poonam Raj. With well known Sai bhajans the album is...

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News  |  29 Jul 2011

Radio, music sector to grow at 19.2% & 17.6% CAGR by '15: PWC

MUMBAI: According to the latest report unveiled by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PWC)  the radio industry is projected to grow at a CAGR of 19.2 per cent over 2011-15, reaching Rs 26 billion in 2015 from Rs 10.8 billion now. While due to the tremendous uptake of the mobile VAS market, the Music sector is...

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News  |  29 Jul 2011

TV, radio to air spots against bidi smoking

NEW DELHI: Two public service announcements (PSAs) are to be aired on all major radio and television channels under the National Tobacco Control Programme as part of its mass media campaign on bidi smoking and the association with cardio-vascular diseases.

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News  |  28 Jul 2011

MTV India initiates Coke Studio@MTV Minicerts

MUMBAI: MTV India has left no stones unturned for its most-hyped musical show Coke Studio and now to promote the series in different parts of cities MTV has initiated â€?Coke Studio@MTV Minicerts'. Commencing from 29 July at Hard Rock Caf?© in Mumbai, the 10 city mini-concert tour will feature...

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News  |  28 Jul 2011

Vikram Bhatt's ASA Music launches Jagjit Singh album

MUMBAI: Film director Vikram Bhatt under his in-house music label ASA Music has released ghazal king Jagjit Singh spiritual album 'Nivedan' on 27 July in Mumbai. Legendary composer Khayyam unveiled the album along with Bright Advertising owner Yogesh Lakhani  and ASA Music Suresh Thomas. The event...

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News  |  28 Jul 2011

Red FM promotes Aarakshan across seven cities

MUMBAI: To promote Prakash Jha's 'Aarakshan', Red FM has organized a seven city interactive contest across Mumbai, Delhi, Pune, Ahmedabad, Lucknow, Jaipur and Indore. The Contest is on-air till Monday 1 August and listeners can participate by taking the pop quiz. One lucky winner from each city...

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News  |  28 Jul 2011

IFPI appoints Placido Domingo as chairman

MUMBAI: Legendary opera star Pl??cido Domingo is appointed as chairman of the  International Federation of the Phonographic Industry (IFPI). Domingo will look after improving copyright legislation, work of music rights owners, digital music sector and support industry's public education efforts...

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