News  |  31 Aug 2011

Salman's Bodyguard in Dolby Surround 7.1

MUMBAI: Salman Khan starrer �Bodyguard' has released with Dolby Surround 7.1 on 31 August in selected cinemas across India. The sound designer of Bodyguard Jitendra Chaudhary stated, Sound is integral to experiencing Bodyguard. Dolby Surround 7.1 gave us greater control over the definition and...

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News  |  31 Aug 2011

Red FM celebrates Ganesh Chaturthi with Radiocha Raja campaign

MUMBAI: Red FM has launched a new campaign �Radiocha Raja Red FM par' to celebrate the auspicious festival of Ganesh Chaturthi. The campaign will be aired throughout the festive season which will culminate on Sunday 11 September. The campaign invites listeners to confess their sins on-air and...

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News  |  31 Aug 2011

Worldwide Records launches 'Jai Ho Siddhivinayak Deva'

MUMBAI: To celebrate the auspicious occasion of Ganesh Chaturti, Worldwide Records has launched a devotional album Jai Ho Siddhivinayak Deva.... The launch witnessed the presence of renowned singer Suresh Wadkar and famous marathi actor Sachin Pilgaonkar. The songs are composed by Sanjayraj...

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Press Releases  |  31 Aug 2011

Times Music present 'Naman Ganesha'

MUMBAI: As the most awaited festival Ganesh Chaturthi draws close, Times Music presents enchanting songs in praise of Ganapati presented in the popular Natya Sangeet style. The album starts with a â€?Naandi' which is typically sung at the beginning of any Sangeet Naatak. Naman Ganesha composed by...

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Press Releases  |  31 Aug 2011

The Echo Nest and eMusic Announce Partnership

MUMBAI: The Echo Nest, a music intelligence platform powering smarter music apps across the web and devices, announced a new type of partnership with eMusic, a digital music service for independent-minded music collectors, which combines The Echo Nest's rich music data platform and eMusic's highly-...

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News  |  31 Aug 2011

Indian musicians converge to vote for GIMA Awards 2011

MUMBAI: The Global Indian Music Academy (GIMA) kicked off the voting process to adjudge the winners of the �Chevrolet GIMA Awards 2011' to be held on 22 September at the Kingdom of Dreams. Key members of the GIMA Advisory Board, Jury and Academy attended the conference to show their support...

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News  |  31 Aug 2011

Fever 104 FM takes listeners to 'Ashtavinayak'

MUMBAI: On the occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi, Fever 104 FM's RJ Anuraag Pandey along with four lucky winners is going on a three day pilgrimage to Ashtavinayak on Monday 5 September.

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News  |  31 Aug 2011

Broadcasters object to changes in Copyright Bill

NEW DELHI: Television broadcasters have objected to some of the changes in the Copyright (Amendment) Bill 2010 as it has excluded them from the ambit of the statutory licensing provisions. Broadcasters fear this could lead to legal fights between them and the music content owners. Under the...

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News  |  30 Aug 2011

Sony outlines biz model for Mix

MUMBAI: More music, a mood-based daypart strategy and a focused distribution is Sony's gameplan as it launches its music channel in a crowded marketplace that is struggling to grow audiences as well as revenue. For Multi Screen Media (MSM), the launch of Mix on 1 September comes after a gap of five...

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News  |  30 Aug 2011

Parliament takes up Copyright Amendment Bill for discussion

NEW DELHI: The Government has moved for discussion in the Rajya Sabha the Copyright (Amendment) Bill 2010 that is aimed at royalty to musicians and lyricists which was allowed only for music companies or film producers. Though the amendment bill had been introduced in the Rajya Sabha in April last...

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News  |  30 Aug 2011

SRK, Hrithik & Priyanka launches Ganesh Hegde's new album

MUMBAI: Shahrukh Khan, Priyanka Chopra and Hrithik Roshan has launched choreographer/singer Ganesh Hegde's music album �Let's Party'. Hegde's �Let's Party' is an endeavor to revive Indian Pop music. The music video of the album features Hrithik Roshan, Katrina Kaif, Bipasha Basu, and Priyanka...

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News  |  30 Aug 2011

MTV Video Music Awards 2011 record highest ratings ever

MUMBAI: MTV Video Music Awards 2011 delivered 12.4 million total viewers, making it MTV's most-watched telecast ever, according to the Nielsen Co. MTV claims that the award show ranked as the cable network's biggest audience in history. It's the number one non-sports telecast of the year, with the...

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Gadgets  |  30 Aug 2011

HTC launches 'EVO 3D' smartphone in India

MUMBAI: HTC has launched 3D android smartphone �EVO 3D' in the Indian market. Powered by android 2.3 and Qualcomm 1.2 Ghz Snapdragon processor, �Evo 3D' features 4.3 inch glasses free 3D display with native resolution of 540 x 960 pixels, dual 5MP camera for 3D recording and 1.3 MP front camera...

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News  |  30 Aug 2011

E-books adds sound tracks to classics

MUMBAI: With soundtracks adding a new dimension to e-reading,  Booktrack has launched the first of many electronic books (ebooks) with an orchestral score and sound effects to engage the interest of youth in literature. The concept is already in use in the US, where the classics of Charlotte Bronte...

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