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ART & CULTURE

 |   Long-form

VARIETY

 |  2-minute read

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 |  4-minute read
Music, Chitra Singh, Jagjit Singh, Ghazals

How Jagjit Singh redefined the modern ghazal

Remembering the maestro on his birth anniversary.

ART & CULTURE

 |  3.7 minutes watch-minute read
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.

VARIETY

 |  3-minute read
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

 |  2-minute read
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.

ART & CULTURE

 |  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.

ART & CULTURE

 |  5-minute read
Hollywood, Baba Sehgal, Music

Baba Sehgal and Desiinger: Kings of nonsensical rap

The Big Mac is now a Maharaja Mac, more accommodating of the Indian palate.

VARIETY

 |  2-minute read
Music, Bollywood

Amaal Mallik exposes India's music industry in an FB post

Young composer writes that there's so much talent that is dying to come out but it's not commercial enough for the producers.