A decade of RIFFs & Revelry! My piece on one of the longest standing Music Fests of India JodhpurRIFF for this month's Society Magazine. RIFF, which is held at the majestic Mehrangarh Fort, has not only survived the test of time, but has also set an example for other music festivals of India. This year, as the festival turns 10, here's piecing together nostalgia and the present to examine RIFF's legendary quotient…
Dream Theater's keyboard wiz Jordan Rudess, talks about music in India, studying Indian rhythms, his new Carnatic-friendly app GeoShred, along with his upcoming project with Indian musicians and a lot more, ahead of the band's first ever Indian gig.
My tryst with these little beams of freedom otherwise called 'Laser' for at SCLC in Defence Colony, a fairly new addition to Delhi’s growing list of aesthetic & cosmetology clinics. For a person whose been a believer in all things au-naturale for most of her lifetime, entering a cosmetology clinic can be cause enough for mild... Continue Reading →
Floyd sang: Now there's a look in to your eyes, like blackholes in the sky... Each time I hear the song, I feel it's a song for me, not because they would care or I existed when the song was written but because that the look 'in (and around) my eyes' always reminds me of... Continue Reading →
Live with MN featuring legend @dalermehndi in a candid chat about music, mosiqui & how Bolo TaRaRaRa/Tunak Tunak have become favourites of meme-makers across the world; among many more things.
The mission for the World’s Biggest Guestlist Festival is to unite the world of music and sport to raise awareness and funds for education. So quite possibly, getting the coveted Bollywood composer Mithoon to do the anthem for WBGF, in an attempt to bring Bollywood and the growing mass of EDM fans in India, in... Continue Reading →
On YouTube of course, the smash-hit of 2016 and 2017, ‘Nashe Si Chadh Gayi’ song from the the YRF film Befikre starring Ranveer Singh an Vaani Kapoor, has crossed 300 million views on YouTube making it a first ever for a Hindi song. The song was shot in Paris and has been composed by Vishal and... Continue Reading →
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