Musical Concerts

  • Snapshot: Farhan Akhtar tweets photos of his first ever performance in Guwahati April 21, 2014

    Actor-director Farhan Akhtar tweeted photos of his band's first ever performance in Guwahati today. With his band Farhan Live, Akhtar has been touring various college festivals across the country, connecting with his fans. His band include members Shannon Donald, Sarosh Izedyar, Anurag Rao, Darshan Doshi, Umang doshi and Anupam...
  • 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 ...
  • 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. ...
  • Beyonce pays tribute to Paul Walker during concert December 7, 2013

    Los Angeles: Pop star Beyonce Knowles paid tribute to 'Fast and Furious' actor Paul Walker, who was killed in a car crash last week, during a concert. The 32-year-old singer, who is on her Mrs Carter tour dedicated a song to the actor during a concert at Los Angeles' Staples...
  • Zubin Mehta undeterred, set for his music concert in Kashmir today September 7, 2013

    Srinagar: World renowned music conductor Zubin Mehta is set to take the stage on Kashmir on Saturday with his Ehsaas-e-Kashmir concert. It will broadcast live in fifty countries and 1,500 people are likely to attend it. But there has been a lot of politics over it with separatist groups demanding scrapping...
  • Zubin Mehta honoured with Tagore Award ahead of Kashmir concert September 7, 2013

    "I didnt choose Kashmir, Kashmir chose me," said an emotional Zubin Mehta who landed in his chosen concert venue of Srinagar amidst controversy. Mehta's Ehsaas e Kashmir concert on Saturday is expected to be attended by celebrities from around the country but many Kashmiris won't be there. In the past few...
  • 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 @ 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. ...
  • J&K: Separatists oppose Zubin's concert, say it's inappropriate, wasteful August 27, 2013

    Srinagar: 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. At Kashmir's legendary Shalimar Gardens - the stage is being set - for renowned International conductor Zubin Mehta and...
  • New apps bring live music into the home May 14, 2013

    Toronto: Music lovers wanting to hear live tunes without going to a concert or club or leaving the comfort of their home can use new computer apps that connect them to events in venues around the world. Although event-streaming sites like Livestream offer some live concerts, these apps are tailored exclusively...
  • It's been great in India, says Grammy nominated singer Gotye February 15, 2013

    Looking forward to the Grammys later this month, with three nominations, Gotye is the man of the hour. He performed in Delhi on Wednesday. ...
  • Watch: Adorable 17-month-old crashes daddy's concert October 3, 2013

    17-month-old baby, Ethan ran out onstage when his dad, country singer Coffey, was performing at NYE event, started dancing, and stole the show. Ethan ran up and down the stage with crowds cheering him for as he grooved to his dad's songs. Take a look at the video below, it brings an...
  • Shows involving Pakistani singers face cancellations in India January 15, 2013

    New Delhi: The growing tension between India and Pakistan has not just hit sports but also the music and entertainment ties. Shows involving Pakistani singers have been called off or are facing cancellation. Pakistani singer Ali Zafar was supposed to perform at the Times Pune festival at Shaniwar Wada on Saturday,...
  • Fake Mariah Carey concert promoter jailed June 8, 2011

    London: A man promoting fake concerts of singer Mariah Carey has been sentenced to jail for 21 months. RDA Group employee Antywan Ross conned a New Jersey investor into paying him a 206,250 pound loan, which he said would be used to plan a series of Mariah Carey concerts in Dubai,...
  • Why is it India for Bryan Adams and the like February 10, 2011

    New Delhi: Thanks to its net-savvy and well-travelled people, rich music and dance traditions and openness to experimentation, India has become a hit with top Western performers who find audiences here mature and highly receptive. The entertainment circuit is abuzz with shows from the likes of Canadian rockstar Bryan Adams, American...
  • Bryan Adams to perform at World Cup February 7, 2011

    Mumbai: Popular Canadian singer Bryan Adams will be the only western artist to perform at the opening ceremony for the 2011 ICC Cricket World Cup to be held in Dhaka, Bangladesh. The February 17th performance will fall near the end of Adams' India tour, which begins on Friday in Pune. Also,...
  • A.R. Rahman cancels 'Jai Ho' concert June 21, 2010

    News from the world of entertainment. Composer A R Rahman's Jai Ho concert in Detroit has been indefinitely postponed as the stage collapsed before the show at the Silverdome.. Writing on twitter, Rahman has apologised to fans. 'We are forced to cancel the show in Detriot due to an infrastructure collapse...
  • A. R. Rahman cancels Detroit show June 21, 2010

    Detroit: Music maestro A.R. Rahman says he has been forced to cancel his show in Detroit, Michigan due to an infrastructure collapse there and that the dates will be rescheduled. "We are forced to cancel the show in Detroit due to an infrastructure collapse at The Pontiac Silverdome which damaged the...
  • Sway to the tune of Yeh Shaam Mastaani April 30, 2008

    Mumbai: Another music show Yeh Shaam Mastaani is going to hit the small screen on May 3rd with a host of singing sensations like Sunidhi Chauhan, Sukhvinder Singh, Kailash Kher, Shaan, Shankar Mahadevan, Rahat Fateh Ali Khan and Kunal Ganjawala not competing, or playing judges, but simply singing. “We will share...