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UK Readers! Win 2 Tickets to Ar Rahman “Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow” Concert on July 8th

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The maestro, Academy Award two-time winner and five-time nominee, Grammy two-time winner, BAFTA and Golden Globe winner, Ar Rahman is celebrating 25, yes 25 years, in the music industry. To celebrate the music, Rahman will be performing at a very special concert in the UK at the Sse Arena Wembley on July 8th!

This once in a lifetime experience titled “Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow” will chronicle Ar Rahman’s musical journey from his first film Roja to the present compositions and then on to the future works he has in store. The visionary composer will be joined onstage by very special guests including Benny Dayal, Javed Ali, Neeti Mohan, Haricharan, Jonita Gandhi, Ranjit Barot and many more.

Discussing the forthcoming UK show, Ar Rahman says, “From Roja to Rockstar, Kaatru Veliyidai and more, it has been an incredible musical journey over these last 25 years. I’ve been immensely blessed to have the love and support of my fans,
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Ar Rahman to celebrate 25 Years in music with the “Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow” concert in London

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Here’s some exciting news! Academy Award (Oscar) two-time winner and five-time nominee, Grammy two-time winner, BAFTA, and Golden Globe winner, the legendary Ar Rahman, returns to the Sse Arena Wembley on Saturday 8th July 2017 after seven years with the “Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow” concert.“Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow” will chronicle Ar Rahman’s musical journey from past to present to future celebrating 25 years of creating his incredible music.

Discussing the forthcoming UK show, Ar Rahman says, “From Roja to Rockstar, Kaatru Veliyidai and more, it has been an incredible musical journey over these last 25 years. I’ve been immensely blessed to have the love and support of my fans, music lovers, friends and well-wishers. It continues to inspire and motivate me. Come, join me on the 8th of July at Wembley, London! Accompanying me is an amazingly talented and energetic team of singers and musicians.”

Popularly known as the man who has redefined contemporary Indian music,
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Ashanti Omkar on her filmi decade and her favorite quotes from the stars

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Bollywood editor for UK’s leading cinema chain, Cineworld, and Bollywood expert for BBC London and BBC West Midlands, Ashanti Omkar in London, UK, hand picks a few of her favourite 12 Bollywood star interview quotes, from a decade in her career within UK’s media circuit.

Omkar began her media career after working for top corporates like PepsiCo, Oracle and Hilton Group, by working with British music magazine Gargamel, moving quickly onto The Asian Post Newspaper as entertainment editor, and then senior features editor for Asian Woman Magazine, then producer of the South Side Show for DesiHits followed by being the editor in chief for Henna and Thamarai magazines.

She currently contributes cultural stories to Monocle Magazine Radio, as well as being London correspondent to Canada based Anokhi and India based Galatta magazines, in print as well as digitally, for worldwide audiences, on iPad/Android platforms. In her decade in media,
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Inaugural Mumbai Composers Lab announces six participants

Inaugural Mumbai Composers Lab announces six participants
The inaugural Mumbai Composers Lab of the 15th Mumbai Film Festival has announced the names of six selected participants:

Shane Mendoza Alokananda Dasgupta Anchal Telesara Ujjwal Agrawal Achint Takkar Anjo John.

The Composers Lab is being held over three days, with a two day composing workshop at Yash Raj Studios on October 21-22 followed by a Masterclass on October 23 at Metro Cinema from 1-3 pm.

Special guest composer from the UK Ilan Eshkeri will lead a team of creative advisers who will include Indian composers Amit Trivedi and Ranjit Barot. The Lab is presented by Bohemia Junction Limited/Abbey Road Studios in association with Prs for Music, UK.

The Masterclass will include an interview and Q & A with Ilan Eshkeri as well as a discussion with Abbey Road Studios’ Mastering and Mix Engineers, Jatanil Banerjee from Prs for Music, UK, Achille Forler, MD of Universal Music India and several other special guests.
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Matru Ki Bijlee Ka Mandola Music Review

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Matru Ki Bijlee Ka Mandola is an upcoming comedy-drama by notable filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj, who is known for making bold and relevant films. The film will see actors Imran Khan and Anushka Sharma pairing up for the first time in their careers, and also stars Pankaj Kapur and Shabana Azmi in supporting roles. It is all set for release in cinemas worldwide on 11 January 2013 and is being referred to by segments of the media as one of the key films to look out for next year. According to its synopsis, the film is set in a village in Haryana, where Bijlee (Anushka) is set to marry Baadal (Aarya Babbar), who is the son of the powerful politician Chaudhari Devi (Shabana). However, Bijlee and her industrialist father Harry Mandola’s (Pankaj) affiliation with Matru (Imran) make the arrangement of this marriage difficult. This results in various twists and turns that will
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Check out Imran and Anushka’s Moves in the Matru Ki Bijlee Ka Mandola Title Song

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We heard a bit of the tune in the official trailer but now we get to hear the title song for Matru Ki Bijlee Ka Mandola in all its fabulousness and with the bonus of seeing stars Imran Khan and Anushka Sharma dance to the cool beat by Vishal Bhardwaj. The song with the rustic flavor in mood, beat and choreography is sung brilliantly by Sukhwinder Singh and Ranjit Barot!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dK23GGm5bwA

Set to release on January 11th, the Vishal Bhardwaj directed Matru Ki Bijlee Ka Mandola is set in the rustic surroundings of a village in Haryana. Matru ki Bijlee ka Mandola is a comedy-drama about Harry Mandola (Pankaj Kapur), a wealthy industrialist who loves his drink, his daughter Bijlee (Anushka Sharma) and the unusual bond they both share with Harry’s man friday, Matru (Imran Khan).

Much to her father’s delight,
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Rohan Sippy to direct musical titled Fashion Broadway

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Rohan Sippy, who, after directing films like Bluffmaster and Dum Maaro Dum is now all set to take 'centerstage' (quite literally) with a musical, titled Fashion Broadway, that will be starring Rahul Dev, Shahana Goswami and Ali Fazal. News has it that this musical play which is being done for Chivas Studio for their third annual electric brew will be on the lines of Broadway Productions and that the rehearsals will take place in Mehboob Studios, Bandra. Reports also have it that since it's a musical, the play will have a very high production value. The musical, which will open in Delhi next year will not just have live singers, but also will be choreographed by the ace choreographer Terence Lewis. Whereas, Ranjit Barot will be in charge of composing music, and Abraham and Thakore will be handling costume designing.
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Rohan Sippy to direct musical titled Fashion Broadway

  • BollywoodHungama
Rohan Sippy, who, after directing films like Bluffmaster and Dum Maaro Dum is now all set to take 'centerstage' (quite literally) with a musical, titled Fashion Broadway, that will be starring Rahul Dev, Shahana Goswami and Ali Fazal. News has it that this musical play which is being done for Chivas Studio for their third annual electric brew will be on the lines of Broadway Productions and that the rehearsals will take place in Mehboob Studios, Bandra. Reports also have it that since it's a musical, the play will have a very high production value. The musical, which will open in Delhi next year will not just have live singers, but also will be choreographed by the ace choreographer Terence Lewis. Whereas, Ranjit Barot will be in charge of composing music, and Abraham and Thakore will be handling costume designing.
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Rohan Sippy’s Musical Venture

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Director Rohan Sippy is venturing into something new with a staged musical starring Shahana Goswami, Rahul Dev and Ali Fazal.

“Rohan will direct his musical fashioned on Broadway productions. He is very excited about this new idea. The rehearsals will take place in Mehboob Studios, Bandra,” says a source close to the director.

The source added that the play will have a high production value and will be done on a huge scale. The singers, still to be finalized, will perform live. Apparently the Sippy household is abuzz with this new project.

The production will be choreographed by Terence Lewis and will have music composed by Ranjit Barot. Costume design will be taken care of by Abraham and Thakore.

The musical is said to open in Delhi next year.

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Ranbir and Rahman to perform live at Rockstar Concert

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Ranbir and Rahman to perform live at Rockstar Concert
This is perhaps the most awaited moment for Ranbir Kapoor's fans. The star, after much speculation about his stage performances, will finally perform live in front of audiences in a special Rockstar concert in Mumbai. This is Ranbir's first ever stage performance and the producers Shree Ashtavinayak Cinevision Ltd & Eros International are leaving no stone unturned to make it the biggest event of the year. The 'Rockstar Concert' is scheduled in Mumbai on 1st November 2011. Joining Ranbir in this exciting concert will be director Imtiaz Ali, co-star Nargis Fakhri, singer Mohit Chauhan, who is the voice of Jordan in the film, music maestro A.R. Rahman, along with eminent personalities such as Rahman's long term associate Ranjit Barot (music arranger) and Percussion guru Sivamani. What's more, music genius Rahman will be performing live in concert for the first time for his film, an added treat for music lovers! The event
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Ranbir and Rahman to perform live at Rockstar Concert

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Ranbir and Rahman to perform live at Rockstar Concert
Click above for more stills This is perhaps the most awaited moment for Ranbir Kapoor's fans. The star, after much speculation about his stage performances, will finally perform live in front of audiences in a special Rockstar concert in Mumbai. This is Ranbir's first ever stage performance and the producers Shree Ashtavinayak Cinevision Ltd & Eros International are leaving no stone unturned to make it the biggest event of the year. The 'Rockstar Concert' is scheduled in Mumbai on 1st November 2011. Joining Ranbir in this exciting concert will be director Imtiaz Ali, co-star Nargis Fakhri, singer Mohit Chauhan, who is the voice of Jordan in the film, music maestro A.R. Rahman, along with eminent personalities such as Rahman's long term associate Ranjit Barot (music arranger) and Percussion guru Sivamani. What's more, music genius Rahman will be performing live in concert for the first time for his film, an added treat for music lovers!
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Ar Rahman to perform live in concert first time for a movie

Ar Rahman to perform live in concert first time for a movie
Ranbir Kapoor will finally perform live in front of audiences in a special Rockstar concert in Mumbai. Joining Ranbir in this concert will be music maestro Ar Rahman, along with eminent personalities such as Rahman's long term associate Ranjit Barot (music arranger) and percussion guru Sivamani.This is the first time that Rahman will be performing live in concert for his film. They will also be joined by director Imtiaz Ali, actress Nargis Fakhri and singer Mohit Chauhan.This will also be Ranbir’s first ever stage performance. The ...
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Teen Thay Bhai preview

Synopsis:

The story of three brothers distanced by life and brought together by a clause in their Grandfather’s will, at an isolated snowed-out cabin. They battle love and life to win the most important thing: each other.

Principal Starcast

Om Puri

Shreyas Talpade

Deepak Dobrial

Yograj Singh (Cricketer Yuvraj Singh's father)

Ragini Khanna

Producer - Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra

Production Companies

• PVR Pictures

• Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra Pictures Pvt.Ltd.

Key Technicians

• D.O.P: Ashok Mehta

• Music: Sukhwinder Singh & Ranjit Barot

• Lyrics: Gulzar

• Director: Mrighdeep Lamba

Check out some promotional images from the film:
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