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  • | July 22nd, 2015

    #LifeisMusic – 1023MB, SAKHA, Bombay Ducks all set to win everyone over with their performances!

    #LifeisMusic – 1023MB, SAKHA, Bombay Ducks all set to win everyone over with their performances!

    Round one of the contest has each of the 12 band members wearing their best game face. But will it be enough?
    In the last episode, we couldn’t help but pick sides. But that got us thinking. Would Beethoven have survived a play-off with Tchaikovsky? Would it be fair to put them up against each other? And if we had to choose one at the end, what a sorry shame it would be for our ears that were denied the music of the losing composer.  Click here to read more

  • | June 26th, 2015

    #LifeIsMusic – Welcome aboard the 747

    #LifeIsMusic – Welcome aboard the 747

    A solo artiste’s journey across seven seas and finding jugalbandi closer home
    Rhythm, it would seem runs in the Qureshi family. This is a particularly endearing episode of #LifeIsMusic, thanks to a guest appearance by Shikhar Naad Qureshi, son of Taufiq Qureshi and by the looks of it, yet another legend in the making. Shikhar may be in his early twenties but what he lacks in years, he more than makes up for in talent. That his grandfather was the illustrious Ustad Alla Rakha is noteworthy. His education to music started perhaps as an infant being cradled in the arms of not one or two but three legendary musicians. Click here to read more

  • | June 26th, 2015

    #LifeIsMusic – Avdhoot Phadke: Breathing music

    #LifeIsMusic – Avdhoot Phadke: Breathing music

    Shy, dedicated, realistic, humble and extremely soft-spoken, Avdhoot Phadke, the 21-year-old flutist from Mumbai’s satellite town Dombivli is a talent that you cannot ignore and a young role model you’d hope kids in the future have. Excerpts from an interview:
    Flute is a difficult instrument to play and not too many people play it. How did you take it up?
    I was around eight years-old. There was a flute at home;a plain bamboo one. I just picked it up and tried to play it and I liked the sound of it. I was fascinated by the sound. It got me intrigued, so I started learning. Click here to read more

  • | June 17th, 2015

    Ode to Hendrix

    Ode to Hendrix

    What role does ‘synergy’ play in a band? The maestros give us a lesson through show & tell
    Fans of Jimi Hendrix are in no short supply. After all, Click here to read more

  • | June 27th, 2014

    Remembering music legend RD Burman on his 75th birth anniversary

    Remembering music legend RD Burman on his 75th birth anniversary

    The legendary music composer has composed musical scores for over 331 movies
    One of the seminal music directors of the Indian film industry, music director and composer R D Burman, was one of the most beloved and admired composer in Bollywood. Son of the legendary music director Sachin Dev Burman, Rahul was fondly referred to as Pancham and started his journey with Chhote Nawab (1961). Click here to read more

  • | June 28th, 2012

    Asha Bhosle breaks down remembering RD Burman

    Asha Bhosle breaks down remembering RD Burman

    The veteran singer became emotional while shooting for a special Indian Idol 6 episode to celebrate Pancham-da’s birthday
    Singing legend Asha Bhosle broke down while shooting for special RD Burman episode for singing reality show Indian Idol 6. In the episode, the contestants are to pay a tribute to music maestro fondly called Pancham-da by singing his compositions. Click here to read more