News  |  30 Jan 2012

Filmfare honours AR Rahman with 2500th black lady

MUMBAI: The 57th Filmfare awards bestowed AR Rahman with the 2500th black lady (diamond-studded statuette), the maestro recieved the award for best music director - Rockstar. The talented composer has earlier won 14 Filmfare awards,  13 Filmfare South along with numerous international honours....

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News  |  30 Jan 2012

Sonu Nigam to perform in Australia and New Zealand

MUMBAI: After his widely acclaimed Australian tours in March 2005 and April 2008, popular versatile singer Sonu Nigam is all set to Rock Australia and New Zealand in April 2012. Commencing from 6 April in Sydney, the tour will be held on 8 April in Melbourne, 13 April in Brisbane and 14 April in...

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News  |  30 Jan 2012

Legendary musician Biddu launches first fiction novel

BANGALORE:  After releasing his biography 'Made in India- Adventures of a Lifetime', legendary musician Biddu has launched his first fiction novel â€?Curse of the Godman' in Bangalore. The launch witnessed performance of Biddu on his popular tracks including â€?Aap Jaisa Koi' from the Bollywood...

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News  |  30 Jan 2012

Red FM on mobile; partners Uninor and Hungama

MUMBAI: In its zest to be in the race, Red FM has announced its first of a kind initiative by providing its listeners with their hometown radio station accessible on mobile handsets. Red FM has partnered with Uninor and Hungama Mobile for the venture. The service would be available through Red FM...

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News  |  30 Jan 2012

Jay-Z, Beyonce among top 20 on Billboard Power List

MUMBAI: Renowned singers Jay-Z and Beyonce have featured number 13 on Billboard first Power 100 chart. The couple are the only artistes to feature within the top 20 on the list. Both Jay-Z and Beyonce made the list due to numerous ventures outside their singing careers including Jay- Z's Roc Nation...

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Press Releases  |  30 Jan 2012

Michael Woodard Wins on Finale of Reality Singing Show 'Majors and Minors'

MUMBAI: Last night, on the anticipated season finale of the reality singing show Majors and Minors, 14-year-old BMI songwriter and singer Michael Woodard took home the top prize of a music publishing deal and a record deal with RCA Records.

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Press Releases  |  30 Jan 2012

Peshkaar world music fest in Mumbai on 31st January 2012

MUMBAI: The Shyamal Music Foundation (SMF) along with TaDhaa Music is organising the 'Peshkaar' World Music Festival for the first time in the city at the Nehru Centre on January 31, 2012 at 6.30 p.m. This is an annual fund-raiser in aid of cancer patients and will be featuring a host of musical...

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Press Releases  |  30 Jan 2012

Getty Images Music Launches GUESTLIST At Midem

MUMBAI: Getty Images, Inc., today at Midem, announced the launch of GUESTLIST featuring new, fresh sounds from established artists like Joss Stone, as well as rising indie bands. This distinct music offering will, for the first time, present tracks which have been custom-selected for high profile...

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Press Releases  |  30 Jan 2012

Spinlet Debuts Digital Distribution Technology for African Markets at Midem 2012

MUMBAI: The much-anticipated launch of Spinlet, Africa's premier digital distribution service will be celebrated this week on an international level at the Midem 2012 in Cannes, France. The Spinlet service will debut within Africa this February with over 200 thousand tracks making it the largest...

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Press Releases  |  30 Jan 2012

CBC and AVLA announce historic music licensing deal

MUMBAI: CBC and  the Audio-Video Licensing Agency (AVLA) are pleased to announce that a groundbreaking music licensing deal has been reached. This historic deal will allow CBC to offer Canadians more of its radio programs on-line, on demand, as well as launch a new Canadian digital music service...

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News  |  30 Jan 2012

Radio One goes international in Mumbai and Delhi; launches an in-house band 'One for the Road'

MUMBAI: In the hunt for innovation, Radio One has transformed itself to a 100% international radio station from Sunday 29 January in Mumbai and Delhi. The station has formed an in-house band called �One for the Road' which has released its first single as an invitation to the radio fraternity....

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Press Releases  |  30 Jan 2012

UTV Bindass launches a Rap Song for Republic Day

MUMBAI: UTV Bindass, India's premiere youth brand has launched a special rap song to mark India's 63rd Republic Day. The song, sung by Rap artist Microphon3 a.k.a Tanmay Bahulekar gives a brief insight into the historical aspects of the day, and quickly moves onto what the day has come to mean...

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Press Releases  |  30 Jan 2012

Nokia Indiafest 2012 received an overwhelming response

MUMBAI: MUMBAI: With performances from Edward Maya, K.K and Mika Singh...the two-day action packed event received an overwhelming response

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Press Releases  |  30 Jan 2012

Three Prasar Bharati Officials Get J&K State Award on Occasion of Republic Day

NEW DELHI: Doordarshan Additional Director General Ashok Jailkhani, Jammu Station Director Sanjit Khajuria and Doordarshan Kendra/Radio Kashmir (Srinagar) Director News Bashir Malik have been presented state awards by the Jammu and Kashmir government on the 63rd Republic Day in recognition of their...

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