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Jazz Corner: 10 Fun Jazz Songs to Listen to

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From Louis Armstrong to John Hendricks to Frank Sinatra; a look at some of the most enjoyable jazz tunes

Beth Hart: ‘I Know What Makes Me Connect to My Music’

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The American singer-songwriter discusses her influences, live albums and her upcoming India visit

Jazz Corner: Is Music a Perception or is it Quality?

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In a music world increasingly proliferated by the ‘mass entertainment’ festival, how do we strike the perfect balance between enjoying the music and experiencing the atmosphere?

Gig Review: Zakir Hussain, Niladri Kumar Honor Vanraj Bhatia

Zakir Hussain, Niladri Kumar and Rakesh Chaurasia paid tribute to celebrated composer Vanraj Bhatia at NCPA Mumbai.

Several celebrated musicians from across the country gathered at NCPA Mumbai to honor the veteran composer

Gig Review: Zakir Hussain Presents Abhisaran

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Prithvi Theatre’s 33rd Memorial Concert saw Louiz Banks, Sanjay Divecha, Niladri Kumar and more join the tabla maestro for an indo-jazz fusion treat

Festival Review: Colombo Jazz Festival 2017

London-based jazz vocalist Vanessa Haynes impressed with her powerful voice.

Despite repeated disruptions due to the weather, the festival managed to impress with a lineup that featured Mud Morganfield, Incognito and more

Jazz Corner: Jazz Piano to the Fore

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From Nat ‘King’ Cole to Chick Corea to Count Basie; a look at some of the finest jazz pianists

Al Jarreau: The Passing of a One-Off Musician

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Jarreau evolved a style very much his own and specialized in singing the fast but wordless sounds of bebop jazz, earning him the tag, Acrobat of Scat

Festival Review: Mahindra Blues Festival, Mumbai

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Billy Gibbons steals the limelight; Quinn Sullivan’s lukewarm show; Janiva Magness’s Grammy which wasn’t to be

Festival Review: Ranthambore Festival, Rajasthan

Darpana Academy of Performing Arts put up a show that was a melange of different Indian folk dance forms. Photo: Courtesy of Ranthambore Festival

The three-day festival had everything from exquisite classical music, panel discussions, films and more

"Since Memories Remain" by Meattle & Malik


  • April 27th, 2017 HRC Local ft. Neeraj Arya’s Kabir Café and Saby in Pune at Hard Rock Cafe
  • April 30th, 2017 International Jazz Day 2017 in Mumbai at NCPA
  • May 7th, 2017 The Pit v.8 ft Chronic Xorn, Evil Conscience, Noyze Akademi, In Human, Orphic Cosmogony in Kolkata at Triguna Sen Auditorium, Jadavpur University
  • May 7th, 2017 Black Blood 7 ft Sceptre, Albatross, Atmosfear, Shock Therapy, Last Ride Home, Eternal Returns, Adamantium, Anthracite in Mumbai at Casa Vito



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