Music

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Voters, Music, EC, Meghalaya Assembly Elections

This 'hip hop' music video from Meghalaya will make you feel voting is actually cool

Tarak tak tak is a mix of everything - from electronic dance music, rock guitar to bagpipes.

ART & CULTURE

 |  5-minute read
Music, Stephen Paddock, Las Vegas shooting

Danger at gigs: A musician's dispatch after the Las Vegas mass shooting

The second that real-world concerns enter the equation, the bubble bursts.

ART & CULTURE

 |   Long-form

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Music, Chitra Singh, Jagjit Singh, Ghazals

How Jagjit Singh redefined the modern ghazal

Remembering the maestro on his birth anniversary.

ART & CULTURE

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Music, George Michael

What George Michael meant to me

The pop star was our connect to the West.

ART & CULTURE

 |  Angiography  |  6-minute read
Music, Pop music, George Michael

George Michael dying this Christmas is a cruel irony

The British pop superstar was the reigning king of ballads and disco beats in the 1980s, and sold over 100 million copies of his albums worldwide.

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Hildegard, Sexuality, Music

How a 12th century saint of soul put female sexuality in words

Hildegard of Bingen also has pertinent words for today's anxiety-ridden society.

ART & CULTURE

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Rap Music, Music

How I made a rap song using the entire Hindi alphabet

I didn't want there to be a single line in the song that sounded vague.

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 |  4-minute read
Music, Films, Bollywood

When Bollywood nearly did away with its singing and dancing

Unfortunately, the failure of 'Agneepath' and the arrival of Aamir Khan and Salman Khan put an end to this experimentation.