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Sep 15, 2018
Celebrating Carnatic music's pluralism: A playlist of artistes, songs fighting hegemony with creativityFollowing trouble in the world of Carnatic music over who can sing and perform the art form, and which religion can lay claim to it, it becomes pertinent to go back to the basics. To listen to music. To recognise the little acts of resistance and solidarity, of pushing the envelope further, that may have seemed natural when they were done, but feel revolutionary today.
Jun 19, 2018
Shraddha Srinath on reuniting with Vikram Vedha star Madhavan in Maara: Seems to be film's biggest selling point right nowShraddha Srinath on reuniting with Vikram Vedha star Madhavan on Maara: It seems to be the biggest selling point right now.
Mar 28, 2018
Ilaiyaraaja's remarks on resurrection of Jesus Christ sparks controversy; protestors detained in ChennaiAt a recent event, Ilaiyaraaja quoted a Youtube documentary that dismissed the resurrection of Jesus Christ.
Mar 23, 2018
Padma Vibhushan Ilaiyaraaja on music in 21st century: 'It's an art only when performed; digitisation is soulless'Ilaiyaraaja speaks about his formative years, inspirations in the music industry, digitisation of music and how he kicks away monotony while composing music.
Jan 26, 2018
With the Padma Vibhushan, 'Isaignani' Ilaiyaraaja and his music move a step closer to immortalityHaving been honoured with the Padma Vibhushan on 26 January 2018, composer Ilaiyaraaja has entered the pantheon of all-time greats in Indian music.
Apr 30, 2017
Baahubali 2's success shows up the north's ignorance of south Indian cinemaDelhi-based journalists' surprise that the south has delivered a lavish visual spectacle like Bahubali 2 betrays a terribly condescending attitude
Dec 20, 2016
SP Balasubrahmanyam's greatest hits: For 50 years now, SPB has ruled South Indian film musicA self-confessed Mohd Rafi fan, it is in Kishore Kumar’s shoes that SP Balasubrahmanyam rightfully fits
Sep 24, 2016
S Janaki brings curtain down on six-decade career; here are some of her best renditionsAfter a splendid six decades career in playback singing, popular South Indian singer S Janaki, has decided to call it quits.
Jun 04, 2016
The Firstpost Playlist: The Beatles’ heartbreak, Ilaiyaraaja’s classical strains and Chitra Singh’s ghazalThis weekend, Firstpost Playlist pays tribute to the legends of music – from Ilaiyaraaja to The Beatles and from Julie Andrews to Chitra Singh.
Mar 29, 2016
After National Film Awards announcements, Kollywood fans feel slightedThe 63rd National Film Awards were announced on Monday morning. However, while fans of Tamil cinema had quite a few reasons to celebrate, they were not happy.