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    Jack Sherman, early guitarist for Chili Peppers, dies at 64

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 11:45pm on August 23, 2020

    Jack Sherman, a rock guitarist who played on the first album by the Red Hot Chili Peppers and co-wrote several of the Grammy-winning group’s early...

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    Child artistes entertain audience in online show

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:33pm on August 23, 2020

    Child artistes entertained the audience presenting songs, dance recitals and recitations in an online programme held on Saturday. Cultural organisation Station Bangla organised the event...

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    Ferdous Wahid tests positive for COVID-19

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 07:29pm on August 22, 2020

    Ferdous Wahid tests positive for COVID-19 Cultural Correspondent Legendary pop singer Ferdous Wahid has tested positive for COVID-19 after a second test. Wahid is undergoing...

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    Jazz saxophonist Hal Singer dies at 100

    Agence France-Presse . Versailles | Updated at 11:25pm on August 21, 2020

    The American jazz saxophonist and band leader Hal Singer, who played with the likes of Ray Charles and Billie Holiday, has died at the age...

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    Swift donates to London schoolgirl’s univ fund

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 11:24pm on August 21, 2020

    US pop icon Taylor Swift has donated more than £23,000 (26,000 euros, $31,000) to a London schoolgirl raising funds to go to university. Vitoria Mario,...

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    Gouri Prasanna Majumdar remembered

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:23pm on August 21, 2020

    Artistes paid tribute to the late renowned lyricist and composer Gouri Prasanna Majumdar in an online programme organised by Bangladesh Sangeet Sangathan Samannay Parishad on...

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    One cannot learn music watching online videos

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 11:20pm on August 21, 2020

    Nazrul Sangeet singer Shahid Kabir Polash said that though online video-based music lessons have been gaining popularity, such lessons cannot be substitute to in-person music...

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    SI Tutul tests positive for COVID-19

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 06:15pm on August 21, 2020

    National Film Award-winning music director, composer and singer SI Tutul has tested positive for COVID-19. The popular singer confirmed the matter in a post on...

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    Legendary pop singer Ferdous Wahid admitted to ICU

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 02:03pm on August 21, 2020

    Legendary pop singer Ferdous Wahid is undergoing treatment at the Intensive Care Unit of Combined Military Hospital in Dhaka. He was admitted to the hospital...

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    Britney ‘strongly opposed’ to father as her sole guardian

    Agence France-Presse . Los Angeles | Updated at 10:01pm on August 20, 2020

    After more than a decade living under a conservatorship that sees her father steer her personal and professional matters, Britney Spears is seeking to significantly...