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With a career-spanning set, Arctic Monkeys convey their signature sound to Melbourne in a sold-out present

Back in 2005, Sheffield rock band Arctic Monkeys went straight to the highest with their debut single ‘I Bet...

Feb 28 · 2 min read >
With a career-spanning set, Arctic Monkeys bring their signature sound to Melbourne in a sold-out show

From a rising indie scene to jazz revival: The many parallels between Dubai and India's stay music scenes

I’ve spent the final couple of weeks in Dubai, which I journey to about two to 3 instances a...

Feb 27 · 3 min read >
From a growing indie scene to jazz revival: The many parallels between Dubai and India's live music scenes

Falguni Shah on her Grammy-nominated kids's album Falu's Bazaar, cultural identification, life classes from her music academics

When you concentrate on kids’s music as a style, one will get the picture of straightforward melodies with repetitive...

Feb 11 · 3 min read >
Falguni Shah on her Grammy-nominated children's album Falu's Bazaar, cultural identity, life lessons from her music teachers

Singer-songwriter Snatam Kaur on her Grammy nomination, stunning Oprah for her birthday, and her Indian influences

We all search for consolation in despair and even when having a nasty day. For some, it may very...

Feb 10 · 5 min read >
Singer-songwriter Snatam Kaur on her Grammy nomination, surprising Oprah for her birthday, and her Indian influences

Storytelling for Gen Z: How Yuvaa is centering conversations, content material on id and psychological well being

In a video clip that was shared on-line this week, a 23-year-old school scholar remembers the time he hitch-hiked...

Feb 7 · 3 min read >
Storytelling for Gen Z: How Yuvaa is centering conversations, content on identity and mental health

Perumal Murugan: 'Our society doesn't have the suitable angle in the direction of studying and fascinating with a guide'

Few writers have the form of journey that Perumal Murugan has had. Born right into a household of farmers...

Feb 1 · 4 min read >
Perumal Murugan: 'Our society doesn't have the right attitude towards reading and engaging with a book'

Simon Sebag Montefiore on want for accessible scholarly work, the query of accuracy in historic TV reveals, movies

Simon Sebag Montefiore is that uncommon breed of historian whose work is accessible. Known largely for his writing on...

Jan 30 · 4 min read >
Simon Sebag Montefiore on need for accessible scholarly work, the question of accuracy in historical TV shows, films

From Spotify's arrival to Gully Boy's launch, what to sit up for within the Indian music scene in 2019

For my first column of the brand new 12 months, I assumed it might be acceptable to put in...

Jan 29 · 3 min read >
From Spotify's arrival to Gully Boy's release, what to look forward to in the Indian music scene in 2019

Author Markus Zusak on following up The Book Thief's success, and being unconstrained by tags

“I have hated words and I have loved them, and I hope I have made them right,” reads a...

Jan 28 · 3 min read >
Author Markus Zusak on following up The Book Thief's success, and being unconstrained by tags