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Jul 03, 2018
Dalit shahirs of Maharashtra: Nagorao Patankar's quest to reclaim historyThe lyrics of a song that Nagorao Patankar performed in 1935 before BR Ambedkar went: "Dalito Ki Tawarikh/ Mulk Hindostan Se Pucho (The history of Dalits/ Ask the country called Hindostan)"
May 12, 2018
As Childish Gambino's 'This is America' breaks the internet, a playlist of protest music from the Indian subcontinentIn the wake of Childish Gambino’s ‘This is America’, we take a look at what Indian Ocean's Rahul Ram would call “educated middle class protest music”
Jan 28, 2017
Songs of freedom: Jailed for 4 years, Kabir Kala Manch members are now ready with new musicSagar Gorkhe and Ramesh Gaichor, members of the Kabir Kala Manch, who were arrested by the ATS for their alleged connection with Naxals, were granted bail by the Supreme Court after four years in jail. They are now ready to get back to the streets with their new songs.
Oct 13, 2016
Why Bob Dylan, chronicler of the times, deserves the Nobel Prize for LiteratureBob Dylan winning the Nobel Prize in Literature 2016 may have disappointed the Murakami fans again, but the victory is by every measure well-deserved. For Dylan is a poet, a musician, a writer and an artist; a man with a Midas touch that makes him one of the best-selling artists of all-time
Sep 03, 2016
On the album Hopelessness, songstress Anohni wields her voice like a weaponThe songs on Anohni's Hopelessness are anything but hopeless. They’re angry, they’re considered, and they’re haunting and sometimes gorgeous.