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COPYRIGHT NEWS

 

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Brothers in Arms

At long last Rights holders and ISPs are set to roll out the Copyright Alert System (CAS), which has been in the works for a few years now. Devised by the Film, Television and Music Industry trade bodies, the MPAA (Motion Picture Association of America) and the RIAA (Recording Industry Associatio... Read more »

 

 

INTERVIEW

 

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A Guzzler comes to town

 

Shruti Launched her Band and Brand last year called Guzzler which is her contribution to ghazalworld.She is hard core fan of Gulzar sahab, through Guzzler its her way of showing her respect for him. She has sung Ghazals of other renowned singers as well like Mehdi hassan Sahab... Read more »

 

 

MAIN STORY

 

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The CD is Dead! Long Live???

CD the format that created a revolution, was expected to last forever and in the process turned the music business on its head, is likely to be phased out this year if one is to believe stories doing the rounds on the net. Ok, maybe it was inevitable but the question that begs an answer is what n... Read more »

 

Event watch

NFDC Presents Film Bazaar NFDC Presents Film Bazaar
Thursday, November 20, 2014
Dhrupad Sabha Dhrupad Sabha
Saturday, August 23, 2014
Sarod recital by Anupam Joshi Sarod recital by Anupam Joshi
Sunday, August 24, 2014
Tabla recital by Ustad Kadar Khan Tabla recital by Ustad Kadar Khan
Monday, August 25, 2014
Hindustani Vocal recital by Geetesh Mishra Hindustani Vocal recital by Geetesh Mishra
Saturday, August 30, 2014
Flute recital by Rajeev Prasanna Flute recital by Rajeev Prasanna
Sunday, August 31, 2014
Jazzification Jazzification
Friday, August 22, 2014
DJ Karma DJ Karma
Friday, August 22, 2014
Karaoke Night @ Raasta Karaoke Night @ Raasta
Tuesday, August 26, 2014

 

 

 

Music News

 

72 Miles Ek Pravas

Grazing Goat Pictures first Marathi film 72 Miles Ek Pravas adds anotherfeather to its cap. The film had earlier won ... Read more »

TO STEP UP WITH SHIAMAK

Adding to the dance frenzy created by Step Up All In that has taken the world by storm, Guru of Dance, Shiamak Davar ... Read more »

 

 

International News

 

Jam Track Central

Jam Track Central (JTC) are proud to announce the launch of Guitar Hero Ballads. Their first original album features ... Read more »

Shahin Badar Russian Producer

Award Winning Singer/Songwriter Shahin Badar is the one of the most distinctive crossover commercial female Asian art... Read more »

Progressive Music Awards 2014

For the third year running Orange Amplification take great pleasure in being the headline sponsor for the Annual Prog... Read more »

Live With Tracktion 5

Tracktion Software Corporation is pleased to announce the release of an extraordinary album, Steve Ferrone & Frie... Read more »

Rotosound signs

Rotosound are proud to announce Stiff Little Fingers and The Sisters of Mercy have joined their artist roster, which ... Read more »

 

TECHNOLOGY NEWS

 

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THE DISTORTION OF SOUND

The Distortion of Sound, a documentary exposing the decline of sound and how technology has changed the way we listen to music, premieres at an invitation-only event at the GRAMMY® Museum in Los Angeles, California.Presented by HARMAN, and told directly by artists, producers, music lovers and... Read more »

 

 

PUBLISHER'S NOTE

 

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Revenues and Optimism Up

The Music Industry has shown an increase in global revenues for the first time since 1999. According to the IFPI 2013 Digital Music Report, global recorded music revenues grew an estimated 0.3 per cent in 2012 to US$ 16.5 billion. Though this is a marginal increase it is hugely symbolic for an in... Read more »

 

 

Guest Column

 

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Ghazal Galaxy of Madan Mohan

India is a land of synthesis and syncretism! She is an oceanic phenomenon,embracing magnanimously the various streams and tributaries in her unfathomable depths. Such is the breadth of her acceptance that, in her civilizational sweep, she has a place for every thought and practice. Diverse denomi... Read more »