Jal will be performing 3 songs in Coke Studio Season 4

March 17, 2011

Popular Pakistani band Jal, which will be performing live in concert today at the BITS Jashn’11 grounds in Dubai International Academic City, talks to City Times about their upcoming music.

Jal have recently finished working on several big projects; a three-song recording for the fourth season of the Popular live music show, Coke Studio and even a few Bollywood soundtracks.

Farhan Saeed, the band’s vocalist said,

“Yes, it’s really happening for the Jal fans right now, ever since we returned from our break. We’ve also experimented quite a bit recently and we find that it’s the college students that appreciate our work the most. We’ve heard so many of them doing covers of our songs that we enjoy writing music for them.”

Jal to compose for Indian film ‘Qasam Se Qasam Se’

March 1, 2011

Rahat Fateh Ali Khan‘s episode hasn’t stopped Pakistani singers to work in Bollywood.

Pakistani Pop band, Jal is all-set to debut in Bollywood with their first ever composition in an Indian film, reports TOI.

Jal will be composing a song or two for Qasam Se Qasam Se which will be directed by well known Indian editor Ashfaque Makrani, who has edited more then 40 bollywood films like Veer, Deewangee, Apne, Welcome, etc.

Qasam Se Qasam Se that is going on floors, will be Makrani‘s debut film as a film director and Jal‘s presence on board will surely help the popularity of the film.

Ali Zafar, Ali Azmat, Ali Hamza, Jal & Sikandar Mufti’s Jam Night Pictures

Pictures from the jam night featuring Ali Azmat, Ali Hamza, Goher Mumtaz and Farhan Saeed from Jal, Sikandar Mufti from Co-VEN and Ali Zafar.

“Ali Azmat rocked it, a power house singer”, says Ali Zafar who recently jammed on some old school rock n roll like Pink Floyd, Led Zeppelin, Cold Play, Dave Matthews Band and Eric Clapton with his fellow musicians. Ali also appreciated Kiran Chaudhry, a new young female musician from the band, Caramel, by saying that she has a very “melodious” voice. Ali had a really amazing time with Ali Hamza, Goher and Farhan, and said that they were “awesome”. “Had the best time ever tonight. Jamming on another level”, tweeted Ali.

Kanwal H Malik – Bin Tere (Download Audio)

Kanwal H Malik – Bin Tere (Download Audio)

Artist: Kanwal H Malik

Song: Bin Tere

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Credits:

Music / Mixing and Mastering: Goher Mumtaz (GM Studios)
Guitars: Saad Sultan
Lyrics: Bilal / KHM
Arrangements: BILAL

K.H.M is an entrepreneur, humanitarian and a singer by Hobby. Music is her childhood hobby and runs in her blood. Bin Tere is her first single song. This is not a sad love song. It is a song for those who believe in the power of their dreams, who do not give up to any circumstances and who live with the spirit of positive HOPE. Bin Tere is dedicated to all those who live their lives to the fullest and be grateful every day with a smile!

If the response to this song is appropriate, she will utilize her sing

Jal to compose for top Indian films

June 19, 2010

Music and films have always united the two countries, India and Pakistan. The musical exchange improved the emotional bond between the citizens of the nations too. This time, ‘Jal‘ has got an opportunity to compose music for a couple of Bollywood movies.

The band has two Bollywood movies in the pipeline, Kaizad Gustad’s and Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra’s next flicks.

Goher Mumtaz said, “We are composing for some Bollywood numbers and would like to do many more in future.”

Goher Mumtaz Launches GM Studioz

March 31, 2010

Soon after Farhan launched his cafe’ rock, Goher Mumtaz from Jal the Band has launched his own recording studio called “GM Studioz”. Goher believes that working for 3 years as music producer has given him enough confidence to start music production at his own studio.

Goher writes

Along with professional ambiance you will experience a luxurious interior which motivates you to give birth to great productions. The state of art sound proof jam room is designed to record professional jam sessions and is also acoustically treated to record live drums and orchestra.