The third edition of Delhi International Jazz Festival starts in the capital March 15 and this time it will be four-day event instead of three.
Organised by Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR), the music fest will feature musicians from 10 countries around the world. Encouraging jazz music, the festival will also have some renowned Indian musicians performances.
"The International Jazz Festival has now been firmly established as an iconic event in Delhi's cultural calendar.
"Mere Dad Ki Maruti" (MDKM) has launched a second album for the film, which has its background scores.
Produced by Y-Films, the youth division of Yash Raj Films, and directed by debutante Ashima Chibber, the film's new album is a collection of instrumental pieces.
"Eleven new tracks from the film's background score have been launched digitally by Y-Films. It's not just a collection of instrumental pieces, but 11 tracks were originally scored for the film," said a source.
Film: "Nautanki Saala", Music Directors: Falak Shabir, Mikey McCleary, Rashid Khan, Ayushmann Khurrana, and Rochak Kohli; Singers: Ayushmann Khurrana, Tulsi Kumar, Falak Shabir, Niti Mohan, Geet Sagar, Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, Saba Azad, and Nitin Mukesh; Rating ***
The soundtrack of director Rohan Sippy's forthcoming romantic-comedy "Nautanki Saala" has a long list of songs and composers have managed to blend elements of romance and comedy very well in the songs. The eight original songs and their reprised, unplugged and remix versions are likely to woo music lovers.
Singer-composer Adnan Sami feels that new independent singers and musicians should be encouraged and says Bollywood can find new talent in the Indie pop genre.
"The face of today's Bollywood music is result of independent musicians who were allowed to come in. Composers, including me, are primarily those people who initially started independently," said Adnan told IANS.
Singers Asha Bhosle and Sudesh Bhosle gave voice to a song titled "Hum neend ka business karte hain" for forthcoming movie "Sona Spa". They have sung it in a retro style.
Written and directed by Makrand Deshpande, "Sona Spa", based on a Hindi play, focuses on lack of sleep due to various reasons that altogether cause unhealthy and tiring life.
Composed by Shamir Tandon, it is a promotional song for the movie.