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Noori is back with a bang!

Noori is back with a bang!

Starting their musical journey with songs about friendship and college romance, Noori evolved into a socially responsible band in the latter years and started promoting patriotism with songs like “Meray Log” before the original line-up dispersed in 2005. However, despite the band’s on-and-off internal dynamics, loyal Noori fans continued to follow the members who stole hearts with their power-packed performances […]

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Of catchy melodies, commercial pop and a natural comeback

Of catchy melodies, commercial pop and a natural comeback

It’s never easy to make a comeback in music, especially after a big break. It’s a perplexing time, when new artists and new albums often replace a veteran name. But Faakhir has indeed made his presence felt with the release of his new album, Jee Chaahay. His last album, Mantra, which was a colossal hit, released in 2005. Since then, […]

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Karachi musical makes song and dance of gang wars

Karachi musical makes song and dance of gang wars

KARACHI: A hit musical about gangland violence in Pakistan’s largest metropolis is bidding to revive Karachi’s once-rich stage culture while shedding light on its grim addiction to violence. Fierce sectarian and ethnic conflicts have been responsible for the deaths of more than 1,000 people this year alone and are an all-too-familiar tale to Karachi’s 18 million residents. But the gritty […]

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Alamgir Speaking Volumes With ‘Keh Daina’

Alamgir Speaking Volumes With ‘Keh Daina’

Very rarely does a classic track make its way back into the hearts and minds of people with more force than it had the first time. ‘Keh Daina’ is one of those few tracks that has encapsulated audience in just a matter of days. Sung originally by the Elvis of the East -Alamgir, this track has been invigorated by an […]

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Remembering Nazia Hassan

Remembering Nazia Hassan

Today marks the birth anniversary of the iconic Pakistani pop singer Nazia Hassan who endeared herself to millions in the country. Nazia Hassan was the most influential and popular female singer and probably the only real pop singer of the 80’s and 90’s in both India and Pakistan. Her song ‘Aap Jaisa Koi’ from the film Qurbani made her a […]

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