Music

  • Watch: Trailer of Shweta Prasad's documentary film 'Roots' July 5, 2014

    Shweta Basu Prasad, the National Awardwinning child star of such films as Iqbal and Makdee is all grown up now. The actress has in fact directed a documentary titled Roots, on the relevance of Indian classical music, for which she interviewed leading luminaries of the Indian music industry including Ustad...
  • Tribute to RD Burman: Asha Bhosle remembers Pancham da June 28, 2014

    RD Burman's wife and singer Asha Bhosle remembers the greatest musician of the Indian cinema. ...
  • Star struck by Michelle Obama, says AR Rahman June 28, 2014

    Twotimes Academy and Grammy award winner AR Rahman, in a candid conversation with CNNIBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand, talks about why he is star struck by the US First Lady, Michelle Obama. ...
  • CJ Show: Notes of Change in Tihar Jail March 17, 2014

    A Delhi based rock band named Menwhopause perform with inmates in Tihar jail as part of the rehabilitation activity at the prison. This CJ report is brought to you in collaboration with Nowdelhi.tv ...
  • The Citizen Journalist Holi Special Show March 16, 2014

    In this Holi special show, we get you voices from Tihar jail. Also, what does Holi mean for police personnel who stand guard as we break into celebrations and much more on the show. ...
  • Watch: Rap duo LMFAO's SkyBlu speaks about his Indian experience March 10, 2014

    'SkyBlu', one half of the popular rap duo 'LMFAO' was in the national capital. He spoke to CNN-IBN correspondent Sushant Mehta about their music and his Indian experience. ...
  • Watch: Musicians play instruments made of ice at Swedish concert January 24, 2014

    A Swedish city hosted a concert where all the instruments are made of ice. The performance was held in an igloo. Along with the violins and a viola, cellos and a bass, there was an ice banjo too. ...
  • TWTW: Cyrus takes on Honey Singh over association with Gulzar January 19, 2014

    In this episode of 'The Week That Wasn't', Cyrus takes on rap artiste Honey Singh for his association with legendary musician Gulzar's for the song 'Horn OK Please?' from Bollywood movie 'Dedh Ishqiya'. ...
  • Watch: Vaughan's musical choreography with 350,000 lights on Christmas December 23, 2013

    Keeping with the Christmas spirit, Bill Vaughan from Virginia celebrates the festival in a fascinating way with dancing lights. It is a spectacular musical choreography with 350,000 lights. ...
  • CJ Show: A tribute to Delhis Braveheart December 15, 2013

    Ahead of the first anniversary of the horrific gangrape of Nirbhaya, CJ's dedicate this song as a tribute to the braveheart who lost her life after battling a sexual assault on Dec 16, 2012 in the capital. This musical tribute was composed by CJ Krishna Vijay along with his friends...
  • CJ Show: A musical spoof to inspire voters December 2, 2013

    CJ's parody a popular Bollywood song that inspires citizens to vote. ...
  • Watch: Shahid, Sonakshi shake a leg at 'R..Rajkumar' music launch November 7, 2013

    Sonakshi Sinha will be next seen opposite Shahid Kapoor in Prabhudeva's 'R..Rajkumar' and on Wednesday night the cast and crew of the film launched the film's music. ...
  • Kolkata's musical gift to Sachin: An album with 11 songs October 30, 2013

    With just over a week left for the first Test against West Indies, Sachin Tendulkar mania is reaching a fever pitch in Kolkata. A music album that features 11 songs dedicated to the master blaster is scheduled for release during the Test. ...
  • Kashmir does not need a musical concert: Kabir Suman September 6, 2013

    MP and musician Kabir Suman said Jammu and Kashmir does not need a musical concert, but needs a solution. He said, "It is a ploy to obfuscate the Kashmiri problem and an attempt to portray that everything is fine with Kashmir which it is not." ...
  • India Positive: Stories of courage, creativity and compassion August 31, 2013

    A music scholar from Bangalore is attempting to create a national sound archive of the country. The voice of Gauhar Jaan, the prima donna of India's classical music and the first musician to record commercially for the Gramophone company back in 1902 in Calcutta, was nearly lost, until Vikram Sampath...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai August 27, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Why should not Zubin Mehta be allowed to perform? August 27, 2013

    Separatists in Jammu and Kashmir have been opposing musical maestro Zubin Mehta's 'Ehasas-e-Kashmir' concert to be held on September 7 saying the timing is inappropriate as the region is under turmoil. ...
  • A dream has come true, says AR Rahman August 15, 2013

    Double Oscar winner and ace music director AR Rahman open a music school in Chennai. ...
  • UnIslamic' J&K Grand Mufti seen enjoying songs July 28, 2013

    Five months after issuing a fatwa against the allgirls rock band 'Praagaash', the Jammu and Kashmir Grand Mufti BashirudDin Ahmad has been caught in a video enjoying a musical performance at a function. ...
  • Grand Mufti denies listening to music, threatens legal action July 28, 2013

    "There was no music at that function. It was a seminar and there was nothing wrong in my attending that seminar. I will initiate legal action against the people who are defaming me," he said. Grand Mufti BashirudDin Ahmad had issued a 'fatwa' against the first allgirl rock band 'Pragaash' of...
  • Watch: 'Mystery grandma' rocks it on the drums in US July 20, 2013

    The elderly woman makes an appearance every couple of months in the Coalition Drum Shop in Wisconsin, plays the drums for few minutes, then makes her exit. ...
  • The Rolling Stones's debut act at Glastonbury music festival July 2, 2013

    The Glastonbury music festival enjoyed the moves by Jagger as The Rolling Stones vowed the crowd in the UK. ...
  • Watch: 'Iron Maiden' live performance in London June 19, 2013

    'Iron Maiden' an English heavy metal band formed in Leyton, played to a packed venue filled with die hard fans in London. ...
  • Watch: Canadian astronaut's music video aboard International Space Station May 14, 2013

    A music video shot aboard the International Space Station by a Canadian astronaut gets over 1.5 million hits on YouTube. ...
  • 100 years of cinema: The magic of ShankarJaikishan May 10, 2013

    We're on a 100year journey, in search of untold tales that got made behind mics, mixers and harmoniums, to string together the sound of our cinema. ...
  • Justin Timberlake is back with his own twist to 50's music April 24, 2013

    After a sixyear hiatus Justin Timberlake turns the hands of time back to the 50's and 60's groovy and funky soul music but with his new age twist in 'The 20/20 Experience!' ...
  • Aashiqui 2: Shraddha Kapoor, Aditya Roy Kapoor at the music launch April 9, 2013

    Directed by Mohit Suri, 'Aashiqui 2' stars Shraddha Kapoor and Aditya Roy Kapoor in the lead roles. The film's music was launched recently in Mumbai. ...
  • Watch: MTV Video Music Awards 2013 April 5, 2013

    Priyanka Chopra, AR Rahman, Anushka Sharma and Farhan Akthar all came together for the first ever Indian edition of the MTV Video Music Awards. We have an exclusive sneak peek of their performances for you! Also we bring you the big winners of the night! ...
  • 30 Minutes: Why are some classical music instruments going extinct? March 31, 2013

    In this show, we track the notes of India's dying classical instruments. Instruments which once defined our raag, ras and bhakti but now are hardly seen or heard. ...
  • Low cost smartphones will be the next step: Google chairman Eric Schmidt May 6, 2013

    Visiting Google Chairman Eric Schmidt claims that low cost smartphones will be the next step. "The big future is still smartphones. And the vast majority of Indians will encounter the internet on a smartphone, it will be a low cost smartphone of great power. They will deal with health and...