Kendrick Lamar, Taylor Swift win big at 2016 Grammys

Los Angeles, Feb 16 : It was a clean sweep for rapper Kendrick Lamar at the 58th Grammy Awards here on Monday, when he bagged five trophies for his album “To Pimp a Butterfly”. Singer Taylor Swift was honoured with the Album of the Year Grammy Award for “1989” at the gala, where Indian-origin filmmaker […]

Asif Kapadia bags Grammy for ‘Amy’, Anoushka Shankar loses again

Los Angeles, Feb 16 : Indian origin filmmaker Asif Kapadia on Monday bagged a Grammy Award for his film “Amy”; while internationally acclaimed sitarist Anoushka Shankar failed to take home the prestigious golden gramophone for her album “Home”. Kapadia beat artistes like Alex Gibney and Dave Grohl to bag the Best Music Film award for […]

Don’t need to understand classic music to enjoy it: Santoor player Rahul Sharma

By Sugandha Rawal New Delhi, Feb 16 : He followed in his father’s footsteps in taking the sounds of Indian classical music with his santoor to the world stage – and even added a foreign flavour to his work by blending the country’s folk music with western rhythms. Rahul Sharma, the son of santoor maestro […]