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Pandit Ravi Shankar Returns to Kennedy Center Concert Hall, Washington DC Celebrating 90th Birthday - A WPAS Presentation

[Ravi Shankar]Washington, DC, April 25, 2011 (Washington Bangla Radio) Washington Performing Arts Society (WPAS) has announced legendary virtuoso sitarist, composer, teacher and writer Ravi Shankar's return to the Kennedy Center Concert Hall to celebrate his 90th birthday on Monday, May 23.

Known worldwide as India’s most esteemed musical ambassador, Ravi Shankar was the student of the illustrious guru “Baba” Ustad Allaudin Khan. Already a star in India, Shankar came to international attention in the 1960s after attracting the admiration of leading western musical leaders George Harrison of the Beatles and violinist Yehudi Menuhin.

WPAS 2011-12 Season

[WPAS (Washington Performing Arts Society) 2011-12 Shows]

Washington, D.C., May 9, 2011 (Washington Bangla Radio) Washington Performing Arts Society (WPAS) in their 2011-12 season continue their tradition of presenting a rich program of internationally-celebrated artists performing a wide variety of programs, as well as the finest emerging musicians from around the world.

WPAS continues to offer numerous, flexible subscription options. Patrons may select a pre-packaged Subscription Series, or they can select any three or more performances to create their own Custom Series. Video and audio samples of 2011-12 season artists’ work are also available online, enhancing the patron’s purchasing experience.

Dr. Sudeshna Basu to Present Tagore Beyond Artistic Borders at Asia Society Washington

Washington DC, May 7, 2011 (Washington Bangla Radio) The Indian Embassy and Asia Society will jointly host Tagore Beyond Artistic Borders - an Evening of Rabindranath Tagore featuring musical performance and panel discussion at Asia Society Washington on May 12, 2011.

China Sounds - MusicDish*China 12 Hours Into The Future Tour

Beijing, May 2, 2011 (Washington Bangla Radio / pressreleasepoint) Eric De Fontenay Will Be Conducting A Month-long Tour Of Asia Through Taipei, Shenzhen, Shanghai, Beijing And Singapore

From May 3-29, MusicDish*China President Eric de Fontenay will be conducting a month-long tour of Asia we're calling "12 Hours Into The Future." The title is both literal and figurative as peering into China in many ways is like looking into the future, something largely true of the US in the last century.

"12 Hours Into The Future" Tour Schedule:

Rockapalooza 2011

Jackson, MI, May 2, 2011 (Washington Bangla Radio / PRLog) May 01, 2011 – Michigan will explode with sound of screaming guitars and heart racing drums as bands take the stage at Rockapalooza June 25th.

Including a diversity of Rock music with a focus on melodic hard rock and heavy metal bands that play original music, this event will be hosted by Tim Corser and the Kings of Rock Entertainment. This event will be held at the racetrack on the Jackson County Fairgrounds.

Last year 30 bands took to three stages over the event. This included headliners Sevendust, Otep and Egypt Central, with Bury Tomorrow, coming in from Southampton/Portsmouth, England. This year Chiodos, Silverstein, Sleeping with Sirens, Mushroomhead, Sore Eyes, Violets for Verona, State Your Cause, Shallow Side, Killjay, As Summer Dies, Hollow Drive, Lifeline, Oh No Fiasco, and Despite the Risk, with others to be announced will take the stage.

As Corser enjoys homes in both Spring Arbor, Michigan and Nashville, Tennessee, it should not come as any surprise to find that this lineup will include bands from Michigan to southern Florida, and points in between. "With so many bands booked, there's enough variety that anyone who likes rock music should find something they like," Corser said.

Oliver Sean kicks off India Tour at the Hard Rock Cafe

Oliver Sean India Tour

Mumbai, May 2, 2011 (Washington Bangla Radio / PRLog) Internationally acclaimed musician, Oliver Sean, is taking his brand of popular music global. Already recognized alongside names like John Mayer, Kylie Minogue and Ashanti, Sean has committed to a world-wide tour through W.O.A. Records, with a U.S. and International focused media campaign and special focus on India, which includes a month long tour dedicated to this region across the Hard Rock Cafe’s in India and the premiere of his music video for the song ‘Movies’, from the new ‘So Good’ album, on International music channel Vh1 Exclusive.

Chicago Balaji Temple Silver Jubilee Celebration

Chicago, May 2, 2011 (Washington Bangla Radio) Sri Venkateswara Swami (Balaji) Temple of Greater Chicago (Aurora, Illinois, USA) has planned grand 25th anniversary celebrations from May 29 to June five.

These will include various utsavams, yagnams, japams, homams, abhishekams, poojas, etc.; music concert, musical opera, fusion dance, contemporary Kuchipudi presentation, folk themed Bharatnatyam, Kuchipudi and Bharatnatyam ballets, bhajans, Garbha dance, fusion music, thematic Bharatnatyam, spiritual discourse; inauguration of New Prakaram;  and other special events.

Nishi's "Release Me" Single Launch and Bollywood Dance Party

[Nishi's Release Me]

Washington, DC, April 30, 2011 (Washington Bangla Radio) Nishi is a South Asian Indian-American singer, songwriter, actress & attorney from New York City who performs in Off-Broadway plays & musical theater productions, acts for film & television and sings her original music  throughout NYC in acoustic & full-band shows.

Her most recent feature film, Sid's Paralysis, will be released in late-2011, she just wrapped a starring role as Princess Labam in the Indian fairytale musical 'How Raja's Son Won Princess Labam' & is presently appearing in the play Killing Time and the musical Bar Code.

Caitlin Rose UK Headline Show

[CAITLIN ROSE]

After a remarkable breakthrough, the divine Caitlin Rose announces her biggest headline show to date, playing the Scala on June 21 ahead of a raft of not-to-be-missed festival dates, including Glastonbury, Camp Bestival, Latitude, Bestival and End of the Road.

Lusher performs at Private Rooftop in Kolkata

[Lusher Jazz Blues Quartet From Kolkata]

Calcutta, April 21, 2011 (Washington Bangla Radio) Due to the excise ban during elections, the 25th April edition of Monday Jazz is being moved to a private rooftop at 9 Mayfair Road. All are welcome.

Kesha Summer 2011 World Tour UK & Europe Dates Venues

[Kesha]London, UK, April 13, 2011 (Washington Bangla Radio / Contactmusic) Fresh from selling out her entire US tour in just a few short minutes & conquering Australia earlier this year leaving a shiny trail of glitter & sweat behind in her wake, global pop sensation KESHA has announced she will bring her 'Get Sleazy' World Tour to the UK/Europe this Summer for a series of explosive headline & festival shows throughout June/July.

In the UK, KESHA will play a series of headline concerts in London, Birmingham & Manchester alongside two appearances at the legendary Glastonbury festival & her first ever performance in Scotland on the Main Stage at T-in The Park. These dates follow on from her triumphant sold out performance at Shepherd's Bush Empire last December during her first ever European tour. She will also appear at Werchter in Belgium & at the PiP festival in Stockholm.

 

MTV Presents Waka Flocka, Kirko Bangz On RapFix Live This Week

ATL stand up! Waka Flocka Flame will be the special guest on this Wednesday's edition of MTV "RapFix Live," with host Sway and will be taking your questions! For this week's episode MTV will also premiere a brand new video from Houston newcomer Kirko Bangz' "What Yo Name Iz."

54th Annual San Francisco International Film Festival 2011

San Francisco, CA, April 07, 2011 (Washington Bangla Radio / PRWEB) The San Francisco International Film Festival (commonly abbreviated SFIFF) has made a reputation for itself over its storied 54 year history. Every year, the festival puts on more than 200 film shows and live events and invites some of the biggest names in the movie industry. This year the festival takes place April 21 to May 5 at the Sundance Kabuki Cinemas, the Castro Theatre and other venues around San Francisco.

Delhi Jazz Festival

New Delhi, April 7, 2011 Washington Bangla Radio / India PRwire) In a first-of-its-kind music festival, some of the world's greatest jazz performers will congregate in Delhi in April for a three-day musical extravaganza. Presented by SEHER in collaboration with ICCR, the three day "Delhi Jazz Festival", featuring nine jazz bands from across the globe, will be held from April 8, 2011 to April 10, 2011 at Nehru Park, New Delhi from 6:30 p.m. onwards daily. Entry is free.

Bengali Poet Joy Goswami Recites His Bengali Poems at Sarathi Event Conceptualized by Partho Mukhopadhyay

Calcutta, April 6, 2011 (Washington Bangla Radio) Sarathi presented "Rabir Aloke Joy" - a cultural event at Rabindra Sadan on April 6, 2011 starting 5:45 PM Indian time.

The unusual program aimed to establish a connection between the writings of Rabindranath Tagore with those by acclaimed poet Joy Goswami. Goswami recited his own creations. Tagore's influence on Goswami was also explored.

[Bengali Poet Joy Goswami - Bangla kobita abritti]



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