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News  |  31 Dec 2012

NCPA to host Western and Indian music recitals in Jan 2013

MUMBAI: Ushering in the New Year on a musical note, the National Centre for Performing Arts (NCPA) is all set to host a wide array of Western and Indian classical music concerts and seminars in January 2013.

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News  |  31 Dec 2012

Apple guilty of copyright infringement in China

MUMBAI: A Chinese court has ordered tech giant Apple Inc to pay 1.03 million yuan ($165,000) to eight Chinese writers and two companies who alleged that unlicensed copies of their work were distributed through Apple's online store. The Beijing No 2 Intermediate People's Court ruled that Apple...

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Press Releases  |  31 Dec 2012

Sunburn 2012 culminates with DJs Paul Van Dyk and Roger Sanchez

MUMBAI: Sunburn 2012, came to a bedazzling close as EDM idol and Grammy nominee DJ Paul Van Dyk along with Latin house legend and Grammy winner Roger Sanchez enraptured a packed house of over 75,000 Sunburnites on the final day of Asia’s premier music festival.

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News  |  31 Dec 2012

YouTube clean up wiping billion of views from music videos

MUMBAI: A big spring clean by YouTube has led to billions of views being wiped out from music videos. Recording companies like Sony and Universal Music Group has lost nearly 2 billion views in a single day. There are allegations that the crackdown by YouTube is on 'fake' video views. In a statement...

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News  |  31 Dec 2012

Yamaha Music to expand in India, to invest Rs 10 crore in 2013

MUMBAI: After a lackluster year which saw sluggish growth, international musical instrument (MI) manufacturer and brand, Yamaha Music, is set to increase its penetration in the Indian MI market worth Rs 1,000 crores approximately. The company, which entered the market in 2008 will invest Rs 10...

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Press Releases  |  31 Dec 2012

Hyderabad Musician composes song on Delhi rape incident

MUMBAI: Reacting to the Delhi rape and pained by the talk of Hyderabadis not coming forward protesting incident in huge numbers, Hyderabad based Ashwin Palaparthi, an entrepreneur turned music composer composes a song ‘Ab aur nahi, ab aur nahi…’. This song is my emotional outburst on the recent...

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Press Releases  |  31 Dec 2012

Shailendra Singh to celebrate patriotism with Made In India

MUMBAI: Patriotism could well be the in-thing now with the Made In India initiative by Shailendra Singh making waves already. A charity celebration drive on the first day of the year to create awakening of happiness, Made In India celebration asks us to be proud to be Indian.“When Bombay is Mumbai...

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News  |  31 Dec 2012

Adele's '21' is fourth best-selling album in UK

MUMBAI: Emerging as one of the most popular singers globally, British pop sensation Adele’s album ‘21’ has become UK’s fourth-biggest selling album of all time. The Official Charts Company has announced that she has overtaken Oasis’s '(What’s the Story) Morning Glory'.

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News  |  31 Dec 2012

Music industry grieves for Delhi rape victim

MUMBAI: Music artists across the fraternity have mourned the death of the 23 year old medical student who was savagely raped in Delhi. The victim, who was flown to Singapore’s Mount Elizabeth Hospital, lost her courageous battle for life early on Saturday. Noted playback singer Kavita Krishnamurthy...

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News  |  31 Dec 2012

Saregama to focus on digital in 2013

MUMBAI: Music major Saregama will consolidate its position and investment in the digital space in 2013, a top official has said. The label has 15-20 per cent share in the digital music market, worth approximately Rs 6 billion, and establishing its presence in the nascent but exciting vertical will...

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News  |  31 Dec 2012

Sunburn 2012 - Day 3

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News  |  29 Dec 2012

Leading global artistes to perform at third Mahindra Blues fest

MUMBAI: The Mahindra Group has announced the third edition of its popular Mahindra Blues festival with a stellar line-up of artistes from the global blues industry scheduled to perform on 16-17 February 2013 at Mehboob Studios in Mumbai. The fest will include performances by musicians and bands...

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News  |  29 Dec 2012

Indian classical music stalwarts to perform at Swaranjali fest

MUMBAI: Renowned Indian classical music stalwarts including Ustad Amjad Ali Khan, Pandit Shiv Kumar Sharma, Pandit Mukul Shivputra, Pandit Vikku Vinayakram, Selva Ganesh and Taufiq Qureshi will perform at the Swaranjali music fest to be held from 3-5 January 2013 at Nehru Centre, Mumbai. The three...

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