Folk Songs
News  /  Published 15.09.22

Autumnal art fest at Thakurbari

Folk songs, songs of scroll painters (patachitra gan) and Tagore dance dramas to be among the offerings...
By Our Special Correspondent in Kolkata

Music  /  Published 10.09.22

Folk singer's mission to change mindsets

The singer-lyricist has composed over 700 folk songs in a career spanning over three decades...
By J Sivaprasannakumar in Chennai

Opinion  /  Published 02.04.22

Bach versus bombs

What does it mean when classical musicians take up the violin in ruined Kharkiv?...
By The Editorial Board

World  /  Published 27.03.22

Music fills streets

‘We need not just food or water, we need our culture’...
By Javier C. Hernández

Culture  /  Published 13.02.22

The music and the memory

The story of a man who made a business of recording the music of the past ...
By Paromita Sen


West Bengal  /  Published 31.07.20

‘Lepcha Master’ Sonam Tshering no more

The 92-year-old Padma Shri awardee, who is credited with over 400 folk songs, breathed his last at his home in Kalimpong on Friday...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

West Bengal  /  Published 03.01.20

Folk songs for TMC campaign

Trinamul Congress was employing music to assuage the rural populations’ worries about the CAA and the NRC...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)

Jharkhand  /  Published 06.01.19

Sweet eats & soulful songs

Poush Mela of majlish next weekend; maiden fair in coal Town a huge hit ...
By Achintya Ganguly and Praduman Choubey in Ranchi/Dhanbad

North East  /  Published 27.03.19

Music, food and icons to woo Assam voters

The state election department is leaving no stone unturned to woo voters in Assam this time...
By PTI in Guwahati

Entertainment  /  Published 22.03.19

Folk singer Malini Awasthi on her musical journey

Now it’s such an open market and there are no barriers like there were earlier, says Malini ...
By Ushnota Paul


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