Noori Get Their Voice Heard On BBC 5

June 19, 2012

By Hasan Faridi

Legendary Pakistani rock group Noori flew on a long journey to the U.S prior to their gig at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. Who knew they’d also fly through the airwaves in the UK too?

Likewise, Noori scored an interview with presenter Giles Dilnot in BBC 5’s “Up all Night” show.

Even though the interview was less than 5 minutes in length, Ali Noor had a good chance to speak out about the current climate of the Pakistani music industry and the event itself.

Noori All Set for their First Ever US Tour

June 2, 2012

It’s been almost a year a half since the band applied to be part of this initiative. It was sometime in June last year that Noori got selected to be part of the program. It has taken a whole year to work out the details and now Noori is ready to share them.

The Program:

Sponsored by the US Deptt. of State and designed by the New England Foundation for the Arts (NEFA) in collaboration with Lisa Booth Management (Tour Managers) and Rock Paper Scissors (Media PR), Center Stage is a 6 month long program aiming at Cultural Diplomacy.

Noori ‘Live At The Rock Musicarium’ Released

May 19, 2012

As you may already know, Noori had been working on to release a new album, “Live At The Rock Musicarium,” which would be Pakistan’s first Live Concert CD.

Today on May 19th, 2012, the band officially launched their album under its own label “BIY Records,” under which they previously released the album “Uss Paar” by Qayaas.

The album, which consists of 11 live tracks, can be purchased from iTunes for $9.99 and Amazon for $8.99. It is also available in some of the major cities in Pakistan.

Click here to listen to the demos.

Below is a list of locations where the CD is available! More coming soon!

Noori Live at the Rock Musicarium – Releasing 19th May (BTS Video)

May 16, 2012

3 Days left to release date of Noori Live at the Rock Musicarium CD! Commenting on the behind the scene video, Noori posted:

Our beloved director Zeeshan Parwez (ZeePar) has been kind enough to do this extra favor for us. Watching this BTS got us excited about the gig all over again. We are sure it will give the same feeling to all those who attended that day. For those who didn’t, check this out!