Kishore Kumar
News  /  Published 06.08.22

In pics: East Bengal Day, new state ministers, karate championship and more

In pictures, some events that marked the week that was for Kolkata...
By My Kolkata Web Desk

West Bengal  /  Published 04.08.22

TMC, BJP spar over Kishore Kumar

A bust of legendary singer Kishore Kumar in the southern part of the city became a point of contention between the TMC and the BJP on his 93rd birth anniversary, with the saffron camp alleging that it...
By PTI in Calcutta

News  /  Published 04.08.22

In pics: International Clouded Leopard Day, Kishore Kumar’s birth anniversary…

A quick look at the day that was for Kolkata...
By My Kolkata Web Desk

Entertainment  /  Published 04.08.22

Fans demand Bharat Ratna for Kishoreda

A group set up to propagate the memory of legendary singer Kishore Kumar on Thursday sought that he be given the Bharat Ratna posthumously and his ancestral home in Khandwa in Madhya Pradesh be declar...
By PTI in Khandwa (MP)

Lifestyle  /  Published 04.08.22

How the actor in Kishore Kumar modulated his voice to make each song unique

Any Kishore Kumar song list would probably remain incomplete without a mention of Khaike paan Banaras wala from Don (1979). It is said that Kalyanji Anandji had originally composed the song ...
By Subhasis Ray


Lifestyle  /  Published 04.08.22

Hear him out: A melody for every mood, courtesy Kishore Kumar

The introductory whistle of this song is synonymous with Kishore’s genius. The Hindi version came after a non-filmy Bengali version, sung by Kishore Kumar himself. The free-spirited nature of th...
By Vedant Karia

Entertainment  /  Published 04.08.22

The lesser known filmmaker

There’s an affinity for birds and the freedom they epitomise, for animals roaming in the wilderness, and for people at the margins, for example, the madman who befriends Ramu in Door Gagan Ki Ch...
By Shantanu Ray Chaudhuri in Calcutta

People  /  Published 14.03.22

Check out this Indo-French couple’s take on a Manna Dey classic, and more

This cover of Bella Ciao will make you re-watch Money Heist, just for the feels. ...
By Pooja Mitra

People  /  Published 11.02.22

Music, mishti and maach: a bond that has stood the test of time and geography

So is an album on the cards? “With work pressure and family time competing for my attention, it gets difficult to write new music. But now that I have four Bangla singles, I do hope to add a few...
By Vedant Karia

Arts  /  Published 26.02.21

Sanu on his new single

How do you see the future of playback with technical modulation, remixes and remakes? We have progressed quite a lot technically but vocals will always take centre stage. To be successful, one needs t...
By Aniruddha Biswas


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