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    Virus forces Belgium's Tomorrowland dance festival online

    Agence France-Presse. Brussels | Updated at 03:37pm on June 05, 2020

    Belgium's Tomorrowland festival, one of the world's biggest electronic music events, will be held online this year because of coronavirus restrictions, organisers said Thursday.While Belgium...

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    ‘Steeler’ vocalist Liton passes away

    United News of Bangladesh. Dhaka | Updated at 02:07pm on June 05, 2020

    Masudul Haque Liton, 45, the vocalist of popular band Steeler, passed away due to brain stroke on Thursday in Chattogram.Family sources said Liton felt unwell...

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    Remembering Azam Khan

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on June 05, 2020

    Today is the ninth death anniversary of the legendary singer and freedom fighter Azam Khan, who shaped the country’s music scene by introducing a new...

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    Opera returns to Vienna with hotel ‘window concert’

    Agence France-Presse . Vienna | Updated at 11:25pm on June 02, 2020

    Deserted by tourists, a hotel in Vienna gave itself a temporary one-night-only makeover, turning itself into an outdoor concert hall.  The guest bedrooms, which have...

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    Musicians provide 'medicine for the soul' across Lithuania

    Agence France-Presse. Vilnius | Updated at 04:16pm on June 02, 2020

    Hundreds of bands took their music to the streets of Lithuania on Monday to lift people's spirits as the Baltic EU member allowed public gatherings...

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    Met Opera cancels fall season due to COVID-19

    Agence France-Presse. New York | Updated at 04:11pm on June 02, 2020

    The Metropolitan Opera canceled its fall 2020 performances on Monday and postponed several new productions to future seasons as the coronavirus continues to wreak havoc...

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    Shujeo Shyam tests positive for COVID-19

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 11:15pm on May 31, 2020

    Swadhin Bangla Betar Kendra artiste and three-time National Film Award winning music director Shujeo Shyam has been tested positive for COVID-19. He is currently being...

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    Listening, sharing music online help musicians

    Tanzil Rahaman | Updated at 11:18pm on May 30, 2020

    Acclaimed singer Partha Barua urged music lovers to listen and share music on online platforms as that help artistes reach a wider audience. ‘Music lovers...

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    Taylor Swift says Trump 'stoking fires of white supremacy'

    Agence France-Presse. New York | Updated at 02:53pm on May 30, 2020

    Pop icon Taylor Swift hit out at Donald Trump on Friday after the US president suggested law enforcement might shoot protesters angry over the killing...

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    Shujeo Shyam discharged from Kurmitola General Hospital

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:46pm on May 27, 2020

    Swadhin Bangla Betar Kendra artiste and three-time National Film Award winning music director Shujeo Shyam was released from Kurmitola General Hospital Wednesday afternoon after doctors...