Fawad Khan to star opposite Sonam Kapoor in his Bollywood debut

November 8, 2013
Fawad Khan

Fawad Khan

So finally the big news is here! Another biggie from Pakistan ultimately makes it to the Bollywood and this time it’s none other than the heart-throb of millions, Fawad Afzal Khan. It seems that there has been no looking back for Mr. Afzal since his block-buster drama serial Humsafar. Fawad’s popularity has gone sky-high in last couple of years and as expected by many, he finally lands in Bollywood and has signed a project whose shooting is said to be already underway.

Nescafe Basement Season 2 Episode 1 (Review)

Nescafe Basement Season 2

Nescafe Basement Season 2

Last week, the much awaited second season of Nescafe Basement finally came out and was released simultaneously on various TV channels and online as well. The timing of the basement is said to be very crucial as it coincides with another already running and highly anticipated music show.

Supervised under the brilliance of the maestro Zulfiqar Jabbar Khan a.k.a Xulfi, Nescafe Basement first came up last summer with some mixed reviews from the audiences. But it was mainly the concert tours later on that made this music show much more familiar in the masses.

Sandaraa Brings Together Lahore Vocalist Zeb Bangash and Brooklyn Musicians

November 3, 2013
The pretty faces of Sandaraa

Zebunnisa Bangash - Sandaraa

Zebunnisa Bangash, more commonly known as Zeb from the famous duo ‘Zeb and Haniya‘ is now leading a new band called ‘Sandaraa‘ that is going to be a cross continental collaboration between the Lahore based singer and some versatile musicians belonging to Brooklyn, a famous area in New York.

Zeb and Haniya who shot to fame with their appearance on Coke Studio couple of seasons back are once again on the sets for the season 6 and Coke Studio recently released their first single from this year’s season in the form of ‘Laili Jaan‘.

Shahana Khan Khalil Shares Her Coke Studio Experience

Shahana Khan Khalil - International Production Manager for Coke Studio Season 6

Shahana Khan Khalil - International Production Manager for Coke Studio Season 6

Coke Studio Season 6 is going to hit the airwaves very soon!

Here is a close insight into the Studio as I recently had the chance to interact with Shahana Khan Khalil who happens to be the International Production Manager for this season of Coke Studio playing a major role in the international ride of this mega project. Apart from that she has also been the Assistant BTS Producer and the Editorial Supervisor, all making her a very pivotal person in the upbringing of Season 6.

Omran Shafique, Eva Blessed With Yet Another Baby Girl

October 12, 2013
Omran Shafique & Eva

Omran Shafique and Eva

Omran Shafique, the lead guitarist for quite a lot of prominent acts from Pakistani music industry has been blessed with yet another baby girl. This is the second child for Omran and Eva Shafique.

Earlier Omran took to social media and announced this good new to his fans through his Facebook page,

“The new one was eager to join the party. She is here. Both mother and daughter are doing fine, thank God. Sof (Sofia) is asleep at home and has no idea! Blessed. With Eva Shafique.”

The news was followed by a huge number of friends and fans turning up and congratulating the pair on the birth of their second child.

Coke Studio 6: Launch and Expectations

Umair Jaswal, Atif Aslam, Ayesha Omar, Zoe Viccaji and Sikandar Mufti

Coke Studio Season 6 - Artists

Finally after many ifs and buts, and a considerable amount of delay from its usual time slot, Coke Studio Season 6 once again returns with a promise to hit back even harder.

Last year there were even rumours that Coke Studio might not be happening at all but it was only 2 weeks ago when it got confirmed as the ‘press conference-cum-launch event’ for the season 6 was announced through invites to media fraternity.

Social Pagal Is Expected To Be Played To Packed Audience at Al-Hamra Arts Council

September 20, 2013
Social Pagal

Social Pagal

For all the Lahori theatre lovers, there is certainly some quality drama coming your way as the famous local play ‘Social Pagal’ is all set to make a comeback this month. Written and directed by Shah Fahad, Social Pagal is the same play that clean swept the LUMS DRAMAFEST 2011 few years back. This festival saw the play winning in the categories of Best Play, Best Team, Best Actor, and Best Script writing.

Coke Studio Season 6 Is Going To Hit The Airwaves Very Soon

September 20, 2013
Coke Studio Season 6

Coke Studio Season 6

Season 6 of Coke Studio is going to hit the airwaves very soon. From all the news that we have gathered about this upcoming season, this year it is certainly expected to add a totally new dimension to this highly rated show that has been making waves for the past 5 years.

Each year Coke Studio gets released in the summers mostly in and around June. But this time around it had to see a delay for some undisclosed reasons.

Rushk New Line-Up And New Album

Rushk New Line-Up

Sikandar Mufti, a well-known musician and drummer, is these days involved with ‘Rushk‘ that is making a come back after a long hiatus and with a new line-up. Sikandar who plays with a lot of musical acts, was also part of the Coke Studio house band. He also has a long time association with a rock band co-VEN which is also in the studios working on releasing their new album.

Weekend Theatre Festival Will Begin From November 22nd

September 14, 2013
Weekend Theatre Festival

Weekend Theatre Festival

Lahore has always been termed as the cultural hub of the country and rightly so as it has given birth to some great artistic minds who have gone on to become worldwide figures in their respective fields. Apart from these individuals, the cultural activity of the city is also something that has always been a treat to witness but in the past, due to some unavoidable reason; it has come to a halt.