Category: Newsletter

“Coke Studio” releases third song “Naseebaya”

Following the announcement of Pareek and Faqeera and gaining to much acclamation, Coke Studio Explorer releases its third song “Naseebaya” featuring Nar Sur (Throat Singers) Mangal, Darehan and Shayan from Balochistan stated a press release.  The vast landscapes and high mountains of Balochistan have resonated with the unique sounds of Nar Sur; deep, cyclic, low overtone vocals – emanating from Mangal’s throat since almost […]

July 20, 2018
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Pepsi Battle of Band: Khamaj stunned judges…

  Pepsi Battle of the Bands kicked off its third season with a bang. We can credit this platform for introducing us to some of Pakistan’s most iconic bands, like Aaroh and Entity Paradigm (EP), in Season 1 almost a decade ago; its second season gave us bands like Kashmir and Badnaam , which have […]

July 20, 2018
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Leading 2018 MTV Video Music Awards Nominations…

  MTV declared the nominations for the 2018 Video Music Awards. Cardi B sits on top of the list with ten nominations. The new mom and breakout 2018 rapper racked up nods for Video, Song and Artist of the year, along with Best New Artist and Best Collaboration for her verses on Bruno Mars’ “Finesse” […]

July 20, 2018
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Miley Cyrus & Liam Hemsworth called off their relationship…

Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth are apparently still together, despite the singer having previously scrubbed her Instagram account of her long-time love. Recently, Hemsworth posted a video to his Instagram Story, showing him and the “Younger Now” singer dancing in a car together. Obviously eager to spook Cyrus, Hemsworth, who’s behind the wheel, screams as […]

July 20, 2018
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Ali Zafar expecting the apologies from Meesha Shafi on wrong allegations…

  Ali Zafar’s first Pakistani film “Teefa In Trouble” is releasing on the weekend. While the film’s trailer has garnered mostly positive reviews, Ali is currently embroiled in a legal battle with singer Meesha Shafi who accused Ali of sexual harassment in April this year. While the allegations have not been proven in court yet, […]

July 20, 2018
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String replaces Atif Aslam at Pepsi Battle of Bands

  The upcoming season of the Pepsi Battle of the Bands is about hit the floors soon, albeit with one new and exciting twist! It was previously reported that Atif Aslam had bid farewell to the musical reality show and was going to be replaced by none other than Ali Zafar. However, he is presently […]

July 13, 2018
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John Legend’s “Jesus Christ Superstar” Emmy Nomination: Closer to EGOTing

John Legend is just one letter away from achieving EGOT i.e. Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony status, and the future is looking bright. Having already introduced in a Grammy, Oscar, and Tony, Legend’s Emmy nomination has come as enormously exciting news. The “All Of Me” singer has been nominated for his executive production and starring role in the new NBC program, Jesus Christ […]

July 13, 2018
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Coke Studio Explorer Kicks off with the Folkloric Tunes

The much-anticipated Coke Studio Explorer, Season 11 has begun and as the name suggests, it’s all about exploring music around Pakistan. As exciting and experimental as that sounds, Ali Hamza and Zohaib Kazi have managed to release two songs just a day apart which have certainly exceeded our expectations. The first song, Pareek meaning let’s […]

July 6, 2018
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