Biz  |  05 Oct 2009

Recalling Gina

It came as a shock to learn of the unfortunate fate of Gina Braganza and I still can't believe she is no more with us. Passionate about music, she...

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Biz  |  05 Oct 2009

Myopusradio founder Gina Braganza - It was a challenge to start an internet radio station in India

India's first multiple channel internet radio station for international music, myopusradio.com will complete a year this month. Launched with a...

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Biz  |  16 Sep 2009

Packing an online punch

MUMBAI: Labels and independent musicians in India are just discovering the power of social networking sites to promote new products.. Music in India...

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Entertainment  |  23 Jul 2009

Indipop - missing in action

Remember Lucky Ali, Daler Mehndi, Alisha Chinai? Remember the magic they spun with their non film music back in the 80s and 90s, when the genre...

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Biz  |  30 Oct 2008

Net gains from music

If you thought listening to music online was only about raaga.com and musicindiaonline.com, think again. A clutch of new players have upped their...

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Biz  |  30 Oct 2008

Palash Sen - Let a hundred talents bloom

As I begin to write this piece, I am amazed at the timing of getting this opportunity, for there is so much to say. I shall repay this favour by...

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Biz  |  10 Oct 2008

Bands turn to Bollywood

Rock and pop bands and solo artistes in the country, thus far content with albums and live performances, are increasingly taking up film music...

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Entertainment  |  02 Sep 2008

I-Rock winner SILVER - 'Our intention was to have as much fun up onstage and connect with the listeners'

Silver just wanted to be a part of Independence Rock. However, the Pune based band ended up being a part of the winning list of the XXII Independence...

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Entertainment  |  15 Apr 2008

Rock band Dream Out Loud in Rock On!

MUMBAI:Chandresh Kudwa, lead guitarist of band Dream out Loud recently donned the mantle of guitar guru. Chandresh took it upon himself to coach...

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Entertainment  |  31 Mar 2008

Swarathma vocalist Jishnu Dasgupta - 'Music is the common thread, but it's friendship that holds us together'

They are the winners of what is arguably the first radio talent hunt in India- Swarathma, the 'fusion' band from the Garden City of Bangalore who...

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