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    Real-life ‘Pianist’ possessions up for auction in Poland

    Agence France-Presse . Warsaw | Updated at 10:51pm on September 19, 2020

    A fountain pen, silver pocket watch and other prized possessions of the late Jewish-Polish composer Wladyslaw Szpilman, the real-life hero of the Oscar-winning film ‘The...

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    Akbar to travel to India after COVID-19 test

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:50pm on September 19, 2020

    Singer Akbar Ali will travel to India for medical treatment after getting tested for COVID-19. The singer has got tested for COVID-19 three times since...

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    Artistes celebrate Mahalaya thru online music show

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:49pm on September 19, 2020

    Artistes celebrated the Mahalaya, the auspicious occasion of heralding the advent of goddess Durga, rendering songs in a two-day online music show organised by cultural...

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    Biggie’s crown sells for $595,000 at hip hop auction

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 10:18pm on September 17, 2020

    A plastic crown worn by rapper Biggie during a photoshoot just days before his murder has sold at auction for $594,750 in New York. The...

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    Moroccan village riffs on Hendrix legends and myths

    Agence France-Presse . Essaouira | Updated at 10:17pm on September 17, 2020

    Some claim to have seen him, others to have spoken with him -- 50 years after guitar legend Jimi Hendrix’s untimely death, a village on...

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    Music arena will struggle unless artistes get royalty rights

    Dhrubo Sadiq  | Updated at 10:06pm on September 17, 2020

    Vocalist and lyricist of popular band Meghdol Shibu Kumer Shill said that the COVID-19-battered music arena will struggle to bounce back unless the authorities concerned...

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    Madonna to direct own biopic

    Agence France-Presse. New York | Updated at 11:12pm on September 16, 2020

    Madonna has revealed that her next project will be the movie of her life -- and the final product should meet with her approval as...

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    Out of the box works are key to winning hearts

    Rakib Hasan | Updated at 11:09pm on September 16, 2020

    Popular singer-composer Pritom Hasan strives to conquer hearts of music lovers with works that are out of the box. To him understanding the audience is...

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    Sumon, son receiving COVID-19 treatment at home

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:18pm on September 15, 2020

    Popular rock singer, bassist and founder of the rock band Aurthohin Saidus Salehin Khaled Sumon, popularly known as Bassbaba Sumon, and his son Ahnaf Salehin...

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    Sabina Yasmin named winner of lifetime honour

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:02pm on September 14, 2020

    Bangladesh Music Journalist Association has named renowned playback singer Sabina Yasmin winner of BMJA Music Awards 2019 in Lifetime Achievement category for her contribution to...