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    Georgina, country’s first female drummer, rocks stage at TSC

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:10am on December 16, 2016

    Georgina Haque, the first female drummer of the country, rocked the stage at a concert held at Teacher-Student Centre on the Dhaka University campus on...

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    Weeklong victory fest underway at LWM

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:20pm on December 14, 2016

    A weeklong festival marking the 46th Victory Day is now underway at Liberation War Museum. Beginning on December 10, the festival features discussions and cultural...

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    Chirkutt wins int’l award for music video

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:34pm on December 12, 2016

    A joint music video by local band Chirkutt and Latin American band 24 Horas has won the prestigious Best Music Video Award at the...

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    Dylan to perform in Sweden in April after Nobel no-show

    Reuters | Updated at 04:45pm on December 12, 2016

    Nobel literature laureate Bob Dylan will perform in Sweden in April, offering the singer a chance to give the lecture that is a requirement for...

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    Priyanka, Allarakha mesmerise audience

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:07pm on December 11, 2016

    Local classical vocalist Priyanka Gope and Indian sarangi player Allarakha Kalavant entertained the audience on Saturday at the National Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy...

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    Rolling Stones top UK album chart with Blue and Lonesome

    BBC | Updated at 04:00pm on December 10, 2016

    The Rolling Stones have topped the UK chart with their latest album Blue & Lonesome - their first original studio album to reach number one...

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    Bulbul composes song for Rohingya

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 07:55pm on December 08, 2016

    Eminent composer-lyricist Ahmed Imtiaz Bulbul has composed a song highlighting the plight of the Rohingya people in Myanmar, adding to...

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    YouTube's $1b royalties are not enough, says music industry

    BBC | Updated at 04:39pm on December 08, 2016

    YouTube has said it has paid the music industry $1b in royalties this year - but record companies have responded by claiming it is not...

  • Beyonce leads Grammy nominations

    Reuters . Los Angeles | Updated at 09:25pm on December 08, 2016

    Beyonce got a leading nine Grammy nominations on Tuesday, followed by Drake, Rihanna and Kanye West with eight nods each, as pop, R&B and hip...

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    Apple Music attracts 20 million subscribers in 18 months

    BBC | Updated at 04:09pm on December 07, 2016

    Apple Music has said it will continue to tie artists to exclusive deals, as its number of paid subscribers passes 20 million for the...