Lux Style Awards 2012: Music Winners & Event Pictures

July 11, 2012

This year’s Lux Style Awards were held at the Expo Center in Karachi. The awards started with an amazing rap performance by Entity Paradigm‘s Ahmed Ali Butt, who was also the host for the night. The highlight of the show was Ali Zafar’s tribute to the late King of Ghazal Mehdi Hassan sahab.

This year, the awards for music category, especially that for Best Emerging Talent, received deserving attention. The big winners at the awards were Ali Zafar, who received the award for the Best Music Album for “Jhoom” from Mekaal Hasan and Zoe Viccaji, and Quratulain Balouch, who received two awards – Song of the Year and Best Original Soundtrack – for none other than “Woh Humsafar Tha,” which was produced by Waqar Ali for the drama series “Humsafar.”

The award for Best Music Video Director as per LSA voting was given to Adnan Malik for “Mera Bichra Yaar” (by Zoe Viccaji & Strings).

Ali Zafar Wins the Best Album Award at LSA 2012

July 11, 2012

The Lux Style Award for this year’s Best Music Album went to Ali Zafar for the well deserved “Jhoom”. The award was presented by Mekaal Hassan and Zoe Viccaji amid much applause and admiration. Despite Ali Zafar’s big win, the highlight of the evening was his moving tribute to the late King of Ghazal Mehdi Hassan with a soulful redition of “Mujhay Tum Nazr Say Girah Tou Rahay Ho”.

Ali Zafar later got the party started by putting on an electrifying performance with Humaima Malik to the beat of “Jhoom” and “Madhubala”. There wasn’t one audience member who did not walk away complimenting the act. The Lux Style Awards were held at the renowned Expo Centre in Karachi and remain the only Awards Academy in Pakistan that include all the categories of music, entertainment and fashion. read more

Fables of Cantt – Wait (Download Audio)

Fables of Cantt – Wait (Download Audio)

Artist: Fables of Cantt

Song: Wait

Album: Let’s Pretend

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Check out the first single from Fables Of Cantt’s debut album ‘Let’s Pretend’.

Genre: Indie / Rock

Members:

Nabil Qizilbash
Afaq Ahmed
Zara Mahmood

Biography:

Fables of Cantt is the work of Pakistani singer/ songwriter Nabil Qizilbash. Born in the UAE, Nabil later moved to Pakistan where he developed a passion for music.

Fables of Cantt’s debut album ‘Let’s Pretend’ was released on the 20th of November 2011.

‘Let’s Pretend’ was written and recorded in Dubai, Pakistan, and California and features talented m

Javed Bashir to Tour India with Mekaal Hasan Band

December 13, 2011

A few hours ago, some photos of the Mekaal Hasan Band jamming with Javed Bashir were released on their official facebook page. We were glad to see him jamming with the band, but were also surprised, so we immediately contacted Javed Bashir’s manager, who confirmed us the news.

As of now, we don’t know for how long do they plan to work together, is it like a patch-up, or collaboration for project, all that we know is, Javed Bashir is working with MHB again. Also, we couldn’t speak directly to Javed Bashir because he was in a show, but his manager confirmed it.

Atif Aslam To Work With Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan’s band Members & Rahat Fateh Ali Khan

August 5, 2011

It has been a long time since we last heard any news about The Pakistan America Peace Through Music Project. So, what have these guys been up to? According to a report released today by the official facebook page of Atif Aslam,

“Sonic Peacemakers: Atif Aslam, Lanny Cordola and Todd Shea got together in July to perform together during Atif Aslam’s U.S. summer tour. Events to raise awareness about Sonic Peacemakers were held in Washington DC, Los Angeles and Seattle