Michael Jackson

Michael Jackson scandals: Even after a wave of negative publicity, King of Pop's popularity endures

The initial wave of negative publicity hasn't greatly diminished the King of Pop's image or the enduring popularity of his music.

David Gilmour performs in Pompeii, Italy. (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia)

David Gilmour puts his guitars up for auction, raises $21.5 million

An auction of David Gilmour's guitars has raised a lot of Money — to combat climate change.

John Branca (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello)

10 troubled and triumphant years for the Michael Jackson estate

Ten years ago, entertainment lawyer John Branca and Michael Jackson renewed the partnership that had brought the wealth and status of both men to new heights.

Michael Jackson

'Michael Jackson drug' propofol still prompts curiosity from patients in the US

It remains the most widely used anaesthetic in US hospitals, but many patients still remember propofol as the drug that killed Michael Jackson.

Sir Mick Jagger, Rolling Stones

'It feels pretty good!': Sir Mick Jagger appears healthy as Rolling Stones rock Chicago

An energetic Mick Jagger skipped, spun, sprinted and pranced Friday night as the Rolling Stones launched their North American tour at Chicago's Soldier Field.

Daler Mehndijj

Daler Mehndi gives us the lowdown on his World Cup anthem, songwriting process, and future projects

The bhangra pop icon gives us the lowdown on his latest track, and his future projects

Illustrations from the Indian indie music scene

World Music Day: Meet the illustrators who bring India’s indie music into the picture, literally

This World Music Day (June 21), we take a look at artists from across the country who are creating distinct visual identities for musicians in India

Rounak Maiti

Rounak Maiti explores new acoustic territory in his second album, Waiting on the Comedown

Rounak Maiti uses textured ambient compositions to navigate through his diasporic experiences and emotional battles in Waiting on the Comedown

Ananya Birla

Interview: Ananya Birla talks about her debut EP and making music with Sean Kingston

The singer released her EP recently, and it has received positive responses from music lovers across the world. 

Rinky Sharma

Hyderabad-based singer Rinky Sharma talks about her debut EP, Tangled, and upcoming multi-city tour

In about a week’s time, the EP has received positive responses from the Hyderabad's listeners.

Jaroslav Svecený

Czech violinist Jaroslav Svecený to perform at the Calcutta School of Music

Jaroslav Svecený will perform original compositions as well as classical music pieces

Feyago

Indie rapper Feyago on his latest self-funded album, Woke

Feyago is shaking things up in the scene with his folk rap tunes, featuring rhythms that he picked up from monks 

Folk Foundation

  Enjoy live gigs by 12 city bands on World Music Day at The Gateway Hotel, Kolkata

Twelve bands from different genres are set to celebrate the joy of music on World Music Day 

Singer-songwriter Rahul Rajkhowa’s latest song ‘Let me explain’ is a tribute to the LGBTQ community

‘Let Me Explain is for the Pride Movement and LGBT community': Singer-songwriter Rahul Rajkhowa

Featuring two women (Sharon Pradhan and Sonam Bhutia) in love, Let Me Explain relies on poetry and is a tribute to the LGBTQ community

Alka Yagnik

World Music Day: 'Time just flew by', says Alka Yagnik on spending close to four decades in Bollywood

Singer Alka Yagnik on spending close to four decades in Bollywood, remixes, her sensitive throat and what made Agar Tum Saath Ho so popular