Restored footage brings Subramania Pillai to life

1 year ago B. Kolappan 0
Previously unseen video footage of legendary mridangam player Palani M. Subramania Pillai, running to eight minutes, has been available on YouTube for five days now. The clipping shows Pillai accompanying vocalist Kalyanakrishna Bhagavathar; Lalgudi G. Jayaraman on the violin and Tiruchi Sankaran, the desciple of Subramania Pillai, also on the mridhangam. “Finally, three decades of Read More

Anal Cunt guitarist Josh Martin dies after escalator accident

1 year ago Samantha Maine | NME 0
Anal Cunt guitarist Josh Martin has passed away after falling from an escalator. According to a police report, the 45-year-old was reportedly “clowning around and riding the rail of the escalator” before he fell backwards off an escalator at the Providence Place shopping mall in Providence, Rhode Island. The guitarist fell one whole floor and suffered Read More

Basanti Bisht gets candid on her musical journey

1 year ago Shailaja Khanna | The Hindu 0
he typical nasal sing song vocal tradition is unique to the hilly regions of Himachal, Garhwal and Kumaon, and is slowly dying out, or getting diluted with the introduction of modern instruments. Basanti Bisht is a rare singer who understands the importance of maintaining the purity and authenticity of the tradition she has slowly nurtured. Read More

All Saints to team up with ‘Pure Shores’ and ‘Black Coffee’ producer William Orbit for new album ‘Testament’

1 year ago Rhian Daly | NME 0
The British pop group have reunited with the producer after 18 years All Saints have confirmed they are working with producer William Orbit on their new album, ‘Testament’. Orbit produced two of the British girl group’s biggest hits in ‘Pure Shores’ and ‘Black Coffee’ but has not worked with the band in the last 18 years. Read More

Lady Gaga is back in the studio

1 year ago PTI 0
Singer Lady Gaga is set to make a comeback in public eye after a short hiatus due to health issues. According to a report, the singer has returned to the studio and is happy to resume work. “Lady Gaga is back to work and feeling better. She spent yesterday at Electric Lady Studio in the West Read More

Travis Scott honours Santa Fe shooting survivors at basketball game

1 year ago Will Butler | NME 0
“Y’all are the strongest people on this earth” Houston rapper Travis Scott honoured the survivors of the Santa Fe school shooting at a Houston Rockets basketball game. On Friday (May 18), 10 people were killed and many others injured when gunman Dimitrios Pagourtzis opened fire at Santa Fe High School. After a short speech at the Rockets Read More

Vevo to close website and mobile apps

1 year ago Rhian Daly | NME 0
It will still have a presence on YouTube and create original content Vevo have announced they are set to close their website and mobile apps. The video hosting site was set up in a joint partnership between Universal Music Group, Sony Music Entertainment, and Warner Music Group in 2009. It only hosts music videos from Read More