After the release of her debut song, Shabda, early April this year, Kengal Meher Shrestha is already recording her second single. The 23-year-old songstress initially garnered popularity after securing a spot as a finalist in the first season of Nepal Idol’s top ten.
KATHMANDU, June 17: Anmol Bajracharya’s musical journey started with a gentle fumble. Belonging to a family of gold jewelers, his family groomed Bajracharya to take responsibilities of the family business.
Give a two-year-old a pair of drumsticks and you can be sure he won’t do anything more than create incessant noise with it. What you would never expect him to do is play the drums with it. But ten-year-old Utprem Jojiju has been performing in live stages since he was two, and that makes him the youngest professional drummer in Nepal so far. The talented kid shyly admits that he doesn’t remember what drove him to play the drums for the first time. He just remembers enjoying it.
KATHMANDU, Nov 21: Combining music and storytelling, various compositions of Bollywood music director Shantanu Moitra were played during a musical event organized at the Rastriya Naachghar, Jamal, on Sunday.
KATHMANDU, Sept 11: Classic Events and SHAF NEPAL has decided to take initiation for the betterment of students that were affected by the recent tarai flood by organizing a charitable event ‘Pen and Paper’. The event is slated to be held at Bhrikutimandap, Kathmandu on September 19.
KATHMANDU, Sept 7: Renowned singer Anju Panta is gearing up for her first ever solo musical performance scheduled for Saturday at the Nepal Academy Hall, Kamalpokhari. The Anju Panta Foundation is organizing the event.
A pioneer for introducing Gypsy Jazz in Nepal in 2000, Hari Maharjan has been dedicated in the field of music as a guitarist for more than two decades now. Gypsy jazz, which he introduced in Nepal, is a style of jazz music believed to have been started around Paris in the 1930s.
KATHMANDU: The team of film ‘Prem Geet 2’ is currently traveling around seven cities within the country for a musical concert under their promotional campaign. The team began their journey from Damauli before traveling to Pokhara, Nepalgunj and Butwal. The team reached Butwal on Monday.
KATHMANDU: Neplay Events on Saturday organized a music concert—Ramaucha Nepal—featuring prominent DJs and bands at Bhrikutimandap, Kathmandu. The theme of the event was ‘To get together and open for fun!’ This is the first open concert organized by Neplay Events, which in future hopes to organize music events internationally. The company has been organizing music events across Australia, Abu Dhabi and Nepal, said one of the organizers of ‘Ramaucha Nepal’ event on Saturday.
KATHMANDU, March 10: Ruslan Broadway Show commenced on Wednesday, and this four-day show will go on till Saturday. The show starts with amazing projection on stage. The dim lights make it seem like someone is dancing on the surface of the moon. The bewitching projection on the stage catches audience’s attention and prepares them for what’s to come.
We have heard musicians retelling stories of how addictive they find music and how they just can’t let go. It’s the reason Axis band’s front man, Sandeep Bishwokarma, also cites, in a rather matter of fact fashion, for his latest comeback. It’s certainly been a while since we last saw the singer in action, nine years to be exact. But while he has been away in Hong Kong for most parts, Bishwokarma shares that music has always been on his mind. This was eventually going to happen.
KATHMANDU, Dec 30: Soaltee Crown Plaza is organizing a musical program on Saturday evening to welcome New Year 2017. Issuing a statement, the hotel said that Mumbai-based singer and actor Ali Quli Mirza and Indian entertainer DJ Harsh will perform in the program.
I wasn’t a morning person, not unless you consider someone who wakes up at 10 am to be a morning person. But then, a few years ago, I got married which says a lot about why I wake up at the ungodly hour of 6 am these days. No, I didn’t have to do household chores but waking up early was crucial to create a good impression.
KATHMANDU, Oct 16: There is one Buddhist nun everyone in Nepal knows by name — not because she's a religious icon and a UNICEF goodwill ambassador, nor for her work running a girl's school and a hospital for kidney patients.
KATHMANDU, Oct 13: There is one Buddhist nun everyone in Nepal knows by name — not because she's a religious icon and a UNICEF goodwill ambassador, nor for her work running a girl's school and a hospital for kidney patients.
For the past three months or so, Manoj KC’s life has revolved around the studio an d recording sessions. The 1974 AD guitarist calls it a musical hibernation. After all that hard work though, the band is ready to reap the fruits of their labor.