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News  |  16 May 2008

Punjabi pop singer Sukhbir resurfaces with new album

MUMBAI: 'Prince of Bhangra' Sukhbir, who has been lying low for a while, returns to the music circuit with a new album called "Tere Naal Naal" to be launched by music label T-Series. The album due to release next month, marks the comeback of the singer after a six year hiatus. The Dubai based singer says, "I was busy working on my father's Kirtan album called Nirgun Raakh Liya. It's been a childhood dream. So last year we finally released it and I even got my good friend Akshay Kumar to sing a track for us. Later I moved on to my new album, which is now ready for release."

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News  |  16 May 2008

Big FM plans three shows to bring in humour

MUMBAI: Big FM Mumbai plans to pump up the humour quotient in the programming mix by launching a series of shows to tickle listeners' funny bone. 'Son Sonny', 'Bombay Bawa' and 'Lyricist Lahiri' will be the three new shows to go on air soon. The station has however not declared the launch dates of the shows. 'Bombay Bawa', a funny old man who loves the city, its people and is in tune with the latest vibe will remind listeners of the good old Parsi of Mumbai.

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News  |  16 May 2008

IPRS files case against SRK's Kolkata Knight Riders

MUMBAI: The Indian Performing Rights Society (IPRS) has filed a copyright infringement case in Calcuta High Court against Shah Rukh Khan's Indian Premier League (IPL) team Kolkata Knight Riders. IPRS alleged that the team had played 14 popular Hindi film songs like Dard-e-Disco and Mauja hi Mauja without its permission.

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News  |  16 May 2008

Enil Q4 revenue up 47% to Rs 669 million

MUMBAI: Entertainment Network India Ltd. (ENIL), which operates the FM station Radio Mirchi, has seen a 47 per cent surge in standalone revenues to stand at Rs 669 million for the quarter ended 31 March, 2008. During the period, the companys net profit stood at Rs 71 million. On a consolidated basis, the companys revenue was Rs 1.26 billion for fourth quarter of FY 08.

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Press Releases  |  16 May 2008

Radio One hosted a pre-release party for Bollywood movie Jannat

MUMBAI: It was a high energy evening at Bandra's all new Trafalgar Chowk restaurant as the entire cast and crew of the Bollywood movie Jannat, which releases tomorrow worldwide, participated in the Gambler's Night, a pre-release party for the cast and crew presented by Radio One, 94.3, "The Station for the Fataafat Generation". Emraan Hashmi, Sonal Chauhaan, Kunal Deshmukh, Vishesh Bhatt, and Mukesh Bhatt were all present to ensure an exciting event on the eve of their film Jannat's release.

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Press Releases  |  16 May 2008

Surat's Radio City 91.1FM hosts 'City Ki Awaaz'

MUMBAI: Radio is creating a buzz in Surat with Radio Jockeying being a rage with Surat's Radio Cityzens. Providing a platform to those eyeing to make it successful as an RJ, Surat's Radio City 91.1FM presents 'City ki Awaaz' - a 10 day long RJ hunt starting May 12-22, 2008. The hunt for Surat's best upcoming RJ talent started with the Audition Round with over 250 auditions on record so far!

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Press Releases  |  16 May 2008

Radio comes to Jaipurites' help 94.3 MY FM Jaipur connects people in crisis

MUMBAI: There is a certain level of power in radio that comes from its ability to mould according to the order of the day & needs of listeners. Radio yet again proved it by displaying a humane and friendly face in handling Serial Blasts in Jaipur.

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Press Releases  |  16 May 2008

Smita releases her hindi debut album with Sony Bmg

MUMBAI: "SMITA" is the latest self-titled Hindi album Smita, after her first hit pop collection "Hai Rabba" in the year 2000.

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Reviews  |  16 May 2008

Ghatothkach

Music Director : Singeetam Srinivasa Rao Lyrics : Sameer Our Rating: 2.5/ 5 Children's animated films in India have been lucky of late. Films like Bal Ganesh, Hanuman Returns and My Friend Ganesha been blessed by compositions by Shameer Tandon, Tapas Relia and the voices of the likes of Shankar Mahadevan, Asha Bhosle, Shaan, Adnan Sami and Daler Mehndi.

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News  |  15 May 2008

Sony releases '10 Ka Dum' music video

MUMBAI: Sony Entertainment Television has launched a video for the promotion of its new Salman Khan hosted show 10 Ka Dum. The video which will hit the tube on 15 May sees the actor shaking a leg to the specially composed hip hop number.

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News  |  15 May 2008

Ghatothkach named Peta brand ambassador at music launch

MUMBAI: The lead character of "Ghatothkach - Master of Magic.", created by Shemaroo Entertainment has been adopted by animal welfare organization Peta as the official brand ambassador for its "Save The Elephant" campaign.

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Press Releases  |  15 May 2008

BIG 92.7 FM Udaipur, organises blood donation camp for Jaipur blast victims

MUMBAI: BIG 92.7 FM, India's No.1 FM Station, organized a blood donation campaign in Udaipur to support the relief measures being undertaken for blast victims at Jaipur. The blast which ripped the 'Pink City' apart on Tuesday (13 May) has left hundred of victims ailing and in need of blood, amongst other medical assistance.As part of its endeavor of living its brand-line of Life Banao, the team at BIG 92.7 FM, Udaipur, has come forward to support the relief measures by organizing a blood donation camp, where the employees and listeners have come together to donate blood.

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News  |  14 May 2008

Mirchi Bangalore turns two, revamps programming

MUMBAI: Radio Mirchi Bangalore has re-invented itself with a new image, new sound and fresh programming as part of its second anniversary. Sandalwood music, which has seen a revival in Bangalore in recent days, is also at the core of Mirchi's revamped programming.According to Mirchi's Cluster Programming Head, Karnataka and Kerala Jimmy Xavier, "Sandalwood music is seeing a revival with many influences as reflected in some of today's hits like Jinkey Mari Na (Nanda Loves Nandita), Ba malaya ba (Accident), Kaddalu manasanna (Mussanje Maathu) etc.

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News  |  14 May 2008

Radio City to premier Strings' latest album

MUMBAI: Radio City has partnered Sony BMG for the exclusive national radio premiere of Pakistani rock band Strings' latest album 'Koi Aanay Wala Hai' featuring Hindi film actor John Abraham.

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