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Coke Studio Pakistan: Man Amadeh Am, Sammi Meri Waar, Ae Dil, Tajdar-e-Haram...

With Coke Studio Pakistan Season 9 starting tonight, thought I would revisit some of my favorite numbers from the last season. The below four, in no particular order are some of the finest pieces of music and vocals that I’ve heard from the phenomenon that is Coke Studio Pakistan. 519 more words


Apophasis: Frozen Fear

Stop, pause, pulse, stop—
Dip into depths,
Light bounces off snow to its death.
How can it be thus kept?
It cannot, a futile attempt.

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Getting To Know; Bilal Bakshi

The music of Pakistan is maybe one among the foremost numerous choice of music within the whole world comprises of music genre in various language. Pakistan has developed a large number of various sorts of music and sounds. 278 more words

Fatima Hasan Zaidi

Ik muddat se deewaana dil khushiyon ka zamaana bhool gaya

This article is meant to be posted in atulsongaday.me. If this article appears in sites like lyricstrans.com and ibollywoodsongs.com etc then it is piracy of the copyright content of atulsongaday.me and is a punishable offence under the existing laws. 497 more words

Yearwise Breakup Of Songs

What We Hold Dear: The Musical Legacy of the Sufis - Indian Summer Festival at the Ismaili Centre Burnaby

Sufi music is the sound of Islam’s mystical inner dimension. At once spiritual and ecstatic, Sufi music reflects some of the most accessible, liberal and pluralistic traditions of Islam. 309 more words


Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan--Yeh Jo Halka Halka Suroor Hai

His name doesn’t come up much today, but Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan was a worldwide sensation when he was alive.  Collaborating with Peter Gabriel and leading Jeff Buckley to declare he was “his Elvis,” Nusrat performed passionate Qawwali, a form of Islamic devotional music, for audiences the world over.   133 more words