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Olyza Zamati (photo - Jim Ankan Deka)

Grammy winning Deep Forest performs at Deep India Concert

Deep Forest, the Grammy winning band from France recently performed at the Deep India Concert. The ‘Deep India concert’ is a brief musical tour to promote the project ‘Deep India’, a collaboration betwee...
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iPad – the Musician’s Genie

In a few years from now, people would probably consider the majestic gramophone as a pre-civilization invention, thanks to the colossal onslaught of handheld technology. Portability has become the ‘apple’ of the eye, lean i...
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Ruskin Bond at Landmark. Photo: Jim Ankan Deka

Two Anniversaries and a Book Launch

Ruskin Bond, author of many widely sought after books, was at the Landmark store in Forum Mall, Bangalore, on June 6, 2012, to release his new book of poems “Hip Hop Nature Boy and Other Poems” published by Penguin ...
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Legendary Actor Dev Anand Passes Away

‘Evergreen Romantic Superstar’ of Indian cinema, actor, director and producer Dev Anand died of a heart attack in London on December 4, 2011. He was 88 years old. Dev Anand is known for his acting in films like Guid...
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Kryptos at Harley Rock Riders, Bangalore - Jim Ankan photography

Harley Rock Riders Season III in Bangalore, India

  was on cloud nine when I got an invitation to attend Harley Rock Riders Season 3 in Bangalore. The event was organised by Harley-Davidson India at Clarks Exotica hotel on Nov 24. Though the venue was little far from my ...
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State Hood Day and the Festival of Arunachal Pradesh

Arunachal Pradesh became the 25th state of the Indian Union with statehood being conferred upon it on the 20th of February, 1987. The people of the state celebrate the Festival of Arunachal to commemorate ‘the State Hood Day...
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Live Banned in Bangalore, India

What a night!! Would you accept an invitation when you are actually a ‘metal freak’ and get invited to a corporate party with full of ‘stinky-rich’ people? Well, I did. And here is the story… My w...
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Derek Paravicini

Derek Paravicini – a Pianist or Superhuman?

here are people we say who are gifted. There are people who are differently abled. And there are people who have triggered their talents to do extraordinary deeds. But what can we say about a person who can listen to a ten minu...
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Metallica in India

 On Oct 28, 2011, Indians will probably witness one of the biggest events India has ever hosted – the ‘Metallica Tour of India’. The ‘thrash metal band’ will start their tour at F1 Rocks, Leisure ...
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