Date archive for February, 2011

Dreamers on AAG TV Episode 8 (Watch Video)

by Ata ur Rehman - on Feb 28th 2011 - 6 Comments

So here goes the 8th Episode of Dreamers A drama serial based on the youth and college students life  being broadcasted from AAG TV


(Click Here for more details about Dreamers and to Watch the previous Episodes)

Dreamers Episode 8 Part 1

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Usman Riaz – Fire Fly (Official Music Video)

by Waqas Sarwar - on Feb 27th 2011 - No Comments

Check out the debut video of Usman Riaz, a very talented and mind blowing Guitarist from Karachi


Video Credits:

EMI Pakistan Presents FLASHES & SPARKS
A FORWARD MEDIA Production
Music By Usman Riaz
Directed by: Bilal Khan & Shayan Agha
Director of Photography: Bilal Khan
Edit & Post: Shayan Agha

Check out another video of him, which is a live performance of Usman Riaz’s Fire Fly for MTV. They requested Usman to play Fire Fly alongside his piano compositions.

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World Cup Fever in the Air, Pakistani Musicians not behind !

by Kartika Sharma - on Feb 27th 2011 - 2 Comments

World cup the biggest entertainment that could ever happen for cricket frenzy countries. The event grabs the attention of millions of people all around the world. All the teams, all the star players are making for the best and most exciting Cricket World Cup in history. We only have to wait a few more days to watch with major interest to see who will win the 2011 ICC Cricket World Cup and top the world!!

The excitement is not only restricted to cricketers. The spectators enthusiasm is unmatchable. They cheer and cheer so much that the teams try their level best to keep their fans happiness entact. And with that why should our musicians stay behind in raising their favourite teams spirits. And they are doing it by releasing what we call national songs. These national songs empower nation’s enthusiasm and represents national identity, unity and culture of the country.

In Pakistan, songs like “Jazba Junoon” by “Junoon” (1996), “Hai Koi Hum Jaisa” by “Strings” (2003), “Hum Hain Pakistani” by Junaid Jamshed were released for World Cup and are still famous. (more…)

2d Band – Cricket We Love You (Official GEO Super Cricket Song)

by Danish Mughal - on Feb 27th 2011 - 7 Comments

Artist : 2D Band
Song : Cricket We Love You
Produced by : Geo Super
Event : Cricket World Cup 2011

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Watch out the 2D Band’s performance Cut :


Here is the Official video song running on Geo Super:
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Coke Studio stuff starts leaking out ! this time a complete song

by Danish Mughal - on Feb 27th 2011 - 1 Comment

coke studio season 4We were just bringing the inside stories and news from Coke Studio Season4. Didn’t know the fact that there would be LEAKS for whole song over internet.

A complete song from Coke Studio has just been leaked by Koolmuzone, a music blog. The song seems very much a song by The Sketches, which also confirms that the band is in the studio.

According to folks at KM, who leaked the song first , it has the vocals of the son of Allan Faqir and The Sketches Band. When we gave the track a try, we found it very much like The Sketches stuff.

Check out yourself here:

Leak song from Coke Studio – Allah Hu or Nind Nashe Vich

A very similar track like this have also been performed by The Sketches in a concert. Check this Live performance song by the band and compare it with the above provided LEAK:

 

Bilal Khan in Coke Studio Season 4

by Danish Mughal - on Feb 27th 2011 - 2 Comments

Bilal Khan in Coke Studio Season 4The heart throb of thousands, will soon become the apple of eyes for Millions. Based on some reliable news reports we have received from sources, the ‘Bachana’ fame Bilal Khan will be featured in the upcoming Season 4 of Coke studio.

When we tried to contact Bilal on this, a complete silence was observed on this issue. Which forced us to conclude that there is definitely something cooking and artist is in diplomatic mode regarding this news. (more…)

Pakistani Musicians, Artistes will need NOC to travel to India

by Kartika Sharma - on Feb 26th 2011 - No Comments

The Pakistani Government has intended  to introduce a new law which says that every artists, students and journalists have to obtain a “No Objection Certificate” before they can travel abroad, especially to India.

Let’s start with the basic question like What is No Objection Certificate ? No Objection Certificate or popularly abbreviated as NOC is a type of legal certificate issued by any agency, organization, institute or in certain cases, an individual, that does not object to the covenants of the certificate.

Pakistani Interior Minister Rehman Malik’s pronouncement is affecting all Pakistani artists, students and journalists. The only other time something of this magnitude occurred was during President Zia’s dictatorial rule. Artists are protesting against this rule which is quite obvious.

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