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    Pop superstar George Michael dies at 53

    Reuters | Updated at 09:10am on December 26, 2016

    British singer George Michael, who became one of the pop idols of the 1980s with Wham! and then forged a career as a successful solo...

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    Status Quo guitarist Rick Parfitt dies

    Reuters | Updated at 09:50am on December 25, 2016

    Rick Parfitt, the guitarist of British rock group Status Quo, died in hospital on Saturday in Spain aged 68 after suffering from a severe infection...

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    Sarod recitals presented

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:44pm on December 24, 2016

    Eminent Indian sarod player Ustad Aashish Khan and his local counterpart Ustad Shahadat Hossain Khan captivated the audience with their performance at a programme at...

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    Korean classical music enthralls Dhaka audience

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:46pm on December 23, 2016

    It was a delightful surprise for the audience at the National Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Thursday when a piano quintet by South...

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    BRSS holds three-day Tagore festival

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:43pm on December 23, 2016

    A three-day programme featuring songs of Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore began on Thursday at the Shawkat Osman Memorial Auditorium of Central Public Library, Dhaka...

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    Beyonce’s Lemonade is critics’ top album of 2016

    BBC | Updated at 04:02pm on December 22, 2016

    Beyonce’s politically charged visual album Lemonade is the music critics’ favourite album of...

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    LRB rocks at silver jubilee celebrations concert

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:50pm on December 21, 2016

    It was a wonderful moment for the Love Runs Blind (LRB) fans as the band rocked the audience with its electrifying music at the silver...

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    MAWW to host classical music conf at on Dec 23

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:39pm on December 21, 2016

    Music Alliance Worldwide, an organisation promoting world music of traditional and classical genre, will host the sixth Classical Music Conference...

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    Lyricist, singer Abdul Gafur Hali passes away

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 12:48pm on December 21, 2016

    Lyricist, composer and singer Abdul Gafur Hali passed away at Mount Hospital in Chittagong early Wednesday...

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    Rabirashmi presents patriotic songs at Shilpakala Academy

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:50pm on December 18, 2016

    Rabirashmi artistes presented popular patriotic songs on Saturday at Music and Dance Centre of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy...