Zeb & Haniya in TIME’s pick of the week

February 24, 2009
Zebunnisa Bangash

Zebunnisa Bangash

Zeb & Haniya’s album is in the top 5 Picks of the week in the Arts section of the latest Time magazine Asia edition.
This was their comment on it:
Oh, I just saw it. That’s awesome! :) For those who haven’t seen it yet, our album is on the top 5 Picks of the week in the current issue of Time magazine Asia edition, in the arts section. We’re very excited :) Will scan the article and put it up on our website soon.

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Farhad Humayun & Omran Shafique’s current music playlists

February 24, 2009

Farhad Humayun & Omran Shafique’s current music playlists
Celebrity playlist this week

It’s amazing that our celebrities have such a diverse taste in music. From chartbusters to fresh music, their playlist depict their moods. Instep takes you on a trip into their world of music…

Farhad Humayun Musician (Overload)

“These days I am listening to a lot of Western rock music because of the overdose of Indian and Bollywood tracks all around. And amongst that, I am hooked onto White Snake and Muse. And, if you want me to name a few songs then I would like to say ‘Good to be Bad’ from White Snake and ‘Map of the Problematic’ by Muse are amazing tracks.”

Aisha Ali: Youngest RJ of America

February 21, 2009

Youngest RJ of America is a desi, Aisha Ali as claimed by her father Yasin Ali. She delivers the top American/Desi Bollywood Music and tries to bring the commuity together with live requests. Her on air timings are 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm CST on friday nights, which would be 7 am to 10 am PST on saturday mornings. You can hear her live at Funasia.

Khiza Signed Omer Nadeem For His Own Label

February 21, 2009

Source: PMRStudios

By Sohaib Shah

The name Omer Nadeem may not ring too many bells among the larger audience, but the fact of the matter is that this guy has been around long enough to work with some of the major music acts of Pakistan these days including Atif Aslam. Although fame has eluded him from time to time he is now ready to expose his real talent and take the level up a notch. It was when he was 12 that his interest in music began to increase.

Fire Records & Coke Studio reject Aunty Disco Project

February 17, 2009

Fire Records & Coke Studio reject Aunty Disco Project
Disappointment

It’s amazing how the incredible highs of performing live come together with the incredible lows of… well everything else. While we were still riding high on the success of our Peeru’s show, we got hit by some pretty disappointing news. Now we’ve been through a lot of shit in the last 2 years but the following bits of news really hit me hard personally.

Fire Records rejects us for a record deal.

Yeah I know. For the less acquainted among you, Fire Records is pretty much the only so called record label in Pakistan. There used to be a few a couple of years ago but none of them could make their financial models work. Fire Records comes under the Geo network, so they still get support from the other branches of the corporation.

Anyway, they heard our demos, which included “Sultanat”, “Nazar”, “Shehar key Aansoo”, “Likhta Nahin Mein” and a couple of our rough live recordings and their ‘committee’ decided that they weren’t good enough. But I did get a call from one of the record

Irtaash – Tu Nahe released on CityFM89

February 16, 2009
Irtaash

Irtaash

On 14th Feb 09 Irtaash will be releasing its most awaited Track “Tu Nahe” on CityFM89.

It shall be launched between 3pm-4pm on “Desi Dewaney” Hosted by “The Jelly Man” and will run consistently on Radio.
Video Promo shall be launched in a few days

The Video of Tu Nahe will be Launched In Early March
For Further Information Visit:

http://www.facebook.com/group.php?sid=c96bea90f02c93561ae1e995d5a9b063&gid=2358736605

http://www.facebook.com/inbox/readmessage.php?t=1020511407011&f=1&e=-12#/pages/Irtaash/14310188204?sid=c96bea90f02c93561ae1e995d5a9b063&ref=s

Get Set People!!!

Heath Ledger: Reason of Death Declared

February 11, 2009
Heath Ledger

Heath Ledger

Heath Ledger

The Dark Knight - Joker

28 year old Heath Ledger (4 April 1979 – 22 January 2008) was an Australian television and film actor. His hits include 10 Things I Hate About You (1999), The Patriot (2000), Monster’s Ball (2000), A Knight’s Tale (2001), Brokeback Mountain (2005), and The Dark Knight (2008). Heath Ledger died before the release of The Dark Knight and missed the utmost fame he got for that. His insurance company confirmed his death as over-dosage of drugs. Even after the confirmation, they are still investigating and looking forward to find out any other side of the story.