A New Generation of Rock

Design: Essa Malik

By Zeerak Ahmed The rise of Bilal Khan, the Aunty Disco Project & Uth records has signaled the coming of a new generation of rock music from Pakistan’s renewed underground scene. After the rise of Noori and eP, along with Indus Music, the VJ generation and a post Junoon revelation, it seems that generation of [...]

Faheem Allan Fakir to be in Coke Studio S4?

February 27, 2011
Faheem Allan Fakir

Faheem Allan Fakir is son of the sufi legend from Jamshoro, Allan Fakir. Faheem has previously sung a few songs with the Sufi legend including the one which also featured Shehki called “Allah Allah Kar Bhaiya”. This season, we are hoping to see Faheem collaborate with The Sketches, who are themselves pretty much inspired by [...]

10th Death Anniversary of Allan Faqir

July 4, 2010

Remembering Allan Fakir Allan Fakir (1932–2000) (Sindhi: اَلڻُ فقيرُ, Urdu: الن فقیر), a Pakistani folk singer is a one of the foremost exponents of sufi music in Pakistan. He is particularly known for his ecstatic style of performance marked with extreme devotional rhetoric and sufi dance singing. His peculiarly funny body language and distinctively pleasing [...]