Dil Dil (Naya) Pakistan?

So finally after almost a decade, the super stars from the past have made a come back, although this re-union might be just for a single song, but as of now they have surely created a lot of buzz with their recent track, some terming it as a unique occurrence in the history of Pakistani music.

Ladies and Gentlemen, this is “Naya Pakistan” featuring few of the most renowned pop icons from the past, Salman Ahmad, Shahi Hassan, Nusrat Hussain, and last but not the least, Junaid Jamshed. And together they have been titled as Vital-Junoon.

Adnan Malik Talks About His Profession, Upcoming Projects & Coke Studio [Interview]

July 5, 2012

By Hasan Faridi

Adnan Malik may not always be in the limelight, but he’s definitely one of the people who brings things into the light. He is the director of AMP, a Video Producer at Pakistan’s renowned music platform Coke Studio, a television host/model and an Asia Society Young Leader of the World.

I got the chance to interview him and ask him about his profession, his work at Coke Studio, and his current (and upcoming) projects.

SYMT Shares Their Coke Studio Experience [Interview]

The Lahore-based pop rock band, SYMT, who performed their first Coke Studio session this year, shared their experience and the magical moments they had, while making their songs with the house band of Coke Studio. The band has a total of two performances this season.

How do you feel about your performance on Coke Studio? What kind of reaction are you getting from the audience?

We did the best we could. It was a pretty comfortable environment and Haroon decided to Improvise a bit and I decided to do backing vocals along with Zoe and Rachel which turned out pretty good. Hassan played some really nice sounding arpeggios adding a great flavor to the song.

Bilal Khan Shares His Experience of Coming Back on Coke Studio [Interview]

Bilal Khan, who returns for the new season of Coke Studio, talks about his feelings of performing in CS for the second time. The songs he has done this time are from his second album “Maktoob”. His first song which is called “Larho Mujhey”, comes out on 27th May.

1. How do you feel about your performance on Coke Studio. What kind of reaction are you expecting from the audience?

I was right in the sweet spot I need to be while singing. Just like in my last season with Coke, I performed original songs, written and composed by myself. But its always tricky because there’s no barometer to gauge how well you’re doing at the end of it.

Qayaas Share Their Coke Studio Experience [Interview]

Qayaas, hands-down the best performers of the first episode of Coke Studio Season 5, talk about their first ever experience of performing on a stage where creativity is at its peak. Their single, “Charkha Nolakha” (performed with Atif Aslam) has been released last week. Here, we talk to them about their feelings on performing in CS for the first time.

How do you feel about your performance on Coke Studio. What kind of reaction are you expecting from the audience?

It was an amazing experience at Coke Studio. They manage everything really well and in terms of both audio and video have state of the art equipment. Our performance at Coke Studio went very smoothly. We were very happy with the end result and are confident that it is going to sound great. In terms of the audience, we are expecting them to enjoy the music as much as we did while recording it at Coke Studio.