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    Folk singer protest at Rohingya prosecution thru road march

    Our Correspondent . Jessore | Updated at 09:55pm on October 04, 2017

    Folk singer baul Abdul Jalil protested at Rohingya persecution in Myanmar through a road march....

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    Jason Aldean, Jennifer Lopez cancel shows after Las Vegas shooting

    Reuters | Updated at 08:40am on October 04, 2017

    Country star Jason Aldean said on Tuesday he would cancel three shows this week to honour victims of the deadliest mass shooting in modern US...

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    AKM Zakaria’s birth centenary celebrated

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on October 04, 2017

    Late eminent archaeologist AKM Zakaria’s birth centenary was celebrated through a two-day festival held at the Bakultala of Faculty of Fine Art, Dhaka University on...

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    Rocker Tom Petty dies at age 66

    Reuters | Updated at 01:10pm on October 03, 2017

    Veteran US rocker Tom Petty, whose vibrant guitar riffs, distinctly raw, nasal vocals and slick song lyrics graced such hits as ‘Refugee,’ ‘Free Fallin’’ and...

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    Marilyn Manson crushed by prop on stage in New York

    BBC | Updated at 02:51pm on October 01, 2017

    Rock star Marilyn Manson was injured during a concert in New York when a large prop fell on him on stage...

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    Twenty awarded in different categories

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:30pm on September 30, 2017

    Twenty seasoned artistes received awards for their contribution to music at 12th Channel i Music Award held at Bangabandhu International Conference Centre in the capital...

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    Jabbar’s songs inspired freedom fighters: speakers

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:29pm on September 29, 2017

    Late eminent singer and freedom fighter Abdul Jabbar will always be remembered for his contribution during the liberation war...

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    George Harrison’s sitar auctioned for $62,500

    BBC | Updated at 02:52pm on September 29, 2017

    A sitar owned and played by George Harrison has been sold for $62,500 (£46,581) in the United States. The instrument, purchased from...

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    Bangladeshi songs presented in Korean music fest

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:47pm on September 25, 2017

    One Bangladeshi and three Mongolian musicians presented Lalon’s popular song Khanchar Bhitar Achin Pakhi at Sori Arts Center of Jeollabuk-do in Jeonju, South Korea as...

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    Classical music charms audience at BNM

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:26pm on September 24, 2017

    Local classical singer and exponent Pandit Swarnamoy Chakraborty entertained the audience at a solo show at Sufia Kamal Auditorium of Bangladesh National Museum on Saturday...