Gig

  • Standup comedy is finding its feet in India February 7, 2013

    "My friend Imran Ahmed said to me, 'Man, Bal Thackeray dying is the worst thing he's done-now the Swedish House Mafia gig is cancelled!' I said to him, is that really the worst thing he could have done?" This is a small stage in a 300-seater auditorium in a glitzy Mumbai...
  • Guns N' Roses gig in NCR leaves fans asking for more December 13, 2012

    Gurgaon: On their maiden trip to India, American rock band Guns N' Roses on Wednesday took their fans on a roller coaster ride by belting out their old hits like 'Sweet Child of Mine' and 'November Rain'. Notoriously famous for being late for their performances across the world, the band...
  • Coke Studio debuts in India May 24, 2011

    Coke Studio is where some of the most acclaimed singers meet hidden, independent talent to produce a series of jam sessions of a kind. ...
  • New music video games teach wannabe rockers September 23, 2010

    Chicago: The success of video games for wannabe rockers has prompted a new wave of music games - ones that actually teach players how to really play music. Harmonix, the game developer that created the first two Activision Guitar Hero games and now works on MTV Games' Rock Band franchise, has...
  • Iron Maiden to kick off world tour from Mumbai February 1, 2008

    Mumbai: Come Friday and thousands of music fans in Mumbai will dance and rock to the tunes of heavy metal band Iron Maiden, who kick off their world tour Somewhere Back In Time with a performance in the city. The six-member band performs in Mumbai for the first time on their...