by / on October 23, 2013 at 3:02 pm / in featured, MUSIC

Art For Freedom

  By Wahab Khan Known for her unfettered velocity to evolve the artist formerly known as Madonna ( current name MDNA) has got loads going for her and for the Material World we live in . This time it is called Secret Project Revolution , a 17 minute long film that serves as a call to action for her project […]

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by / on September 26, 2013 at 12:58 pm / in featured, MUSIC

Shehzad Roy Rocks It !

  By Aag Desk Shehzad Roy does it again ! This time with ex members of the famous  iconic rock band Guns N’ Roses .A collaboration purely for the cause of education . Shehzad Roy took to the stage with Slash , Matt Sorum and Macy Gray at Peace Through Music gala last night in LA and brought the house down […]

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by / on September 9, 2013 at 3:38 pm / in featured, MUSIC

Back To Life

Pop diva Teresa Teng may not exactly have come back from the dead to perform in a widely hyped concert in her native Taiwan, but a computer-generated likeness of the legendary singer sure left that impression among many of the 15,000 fans packing a Taipei arena.   Teng, who died 18 years ago, ‘‘appeared’’ onstage Friday night with local crooner […]

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by / on August 20, 2013 at 1:57 pm / in featured, MUSIC

The Day The Music Died !

By Zeeshan Parwez Masood Bhai (Ahmad Paracha) has passed away. For those of you who didn’t know him, he ran a music store in Peshawar called TeenBeat. Since the last 3 decades, he provided music to countless people in Peshawar. Yes, he had the best music selection in the form of vintage LPs, tapes and CDs. His knowledge in music […]

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by / on August 16, 2013 at 1:52 pm / in featured, MUSIC

Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan’s 16h death anniversary

The 16th death anniversary of internationally renowned late Pakistani singer and musician Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan is being observed today (Friday).   Ustad Nusrat Fateh who was primarily a singer of Qawwali‚ was born on October 13‚ 1948 in Faisalabad. He was popularly known as “Shahenshah-e-Qawwali”.   The fame and reputation he got from all over the world is exemplary. […]

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by / on August 1, 2013 at 4:10 pm / in featured, MUSIC

Gaga Goes Gaga

(July 12), Gaga revealed that ‘ARTPOP’ will be released as part of an app on November 11. According to the statement, “the app itself is a musical and visual engineering system that combines music, art, fashion and technology with a new interactive world-wide community”. To promote ArtPop she has shared the risque promo image for her new album ‘ARTPOP’ on twitter […]

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by / on June 25, 2013 at 2:53 pm / in featured, MUSIC

Black Or White

Michael Joseph Jackson  (August 29, 1958 – June 25, 2009) Referred to as King Of Pop, or by his initials MJ, Jackson is recognized as the most successful entertainer of all time by the Guinness Book Of World Records. His contributions to music, dance, and fashion, along with his publicized personal life, made him a global figure in the history of pop […]

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by / on June 12, 2013 at 2:10 pm / in featured, MUSIC

“Music; Rhythm of Life”

By Merym Saudagar   Usually my days have a very fresh and energetic start. Full of new hopes and ambitions. But that day, it wasn’t like that. It was a very dull start of my day; I was so dizzy, sleepy. But then only, I heard someone listening to the best of Cat Stevens and Bee Gees. I was so […]

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by / on June 4, 2013 at 12:35 pm / in featured, MUSIC

A Tribute To Samuel Schwartz

 By  Chester Williams Samuel Schwartz was born in Madras (Chennai) India in the year 1915.   He came to Karachi at a very young age.   He completed his schooling from St. Patrick’s High School and graduated from D.J. Science College. He owned a shop by the name of Schwartz Radio Service situated in Regal opp St. Andrew’s Church.   He was known […]

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by / on June 3, 2013 at 11:54 am / in featured, MUSIC

The Xavier Sisters ‘a short blurb’

 By Jennifer  It all started in 1961 when our mother, who was the driving force behind us, got us to sing at our first concert while she played the guitar. We weref five sisters.  The band started to evolve during 1965/66 and by 1967 we played for talent shows and jam sessions all over Karachi. Soon after we were on radio and […]

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