Videos, podcasts and music videos
This is Sangeeta Bhageloe’s first official music video. This song is based on the raag kaushik dhwani, thaught and sung within the Kirana Gharana, stylistic school of Khyal (Indian Classical).
It was a long cherished wish of Sangeeta to sing a composition in the raga Kaushik Dhwani. “When I hear the melodies of the raga Kaushik Dhwani I experience a deep feeling from within, this raga arouses my subconsciousness and that makes it so mysterious”, says Sangeeta.
Saturday 18th of April at 14.00 o’clock Hindustani Classical Vocalist from Mumbai, India, Nirali Kartik will give a special afternoon performance in De Nieuwe Kerk in The Hague.
Last night (September 21st) I saw a live performance of Nitin Sawhney. I loved every single piece of music. Because I lack words to describe my feelings and the excitement to see him perform at the Royal Albert Hall I have made this podcast so you will hear why I’m so overwhelmed by his incredible music.
DesiYUP attended the Darbar Festival at the Soutbank Centre. During a double bill concert we traveled from South to North. First we heard the moving sound of Bansuri by carnatic flutist Shashank Subramanyam. Shashank is a household name in South India.
We’re here in London attending the Darbar Festival at the Southbank Center. The Darbar festival is an annual music festival which brings together the finest and broadest range of talent in Indian classical music. Here’s giving you a sample of Jyoti Hegde playing the...
On the 23rd of February Shammi Pithia and his band will be performing in Rotterdam, LantarenVenster for the DesiYUP audience. He will be performing his latest work and will collaborate with Dutch Hindustani vocalist Sangeeta Bhageloe. In the pre-program there Dutch pianist and vocalist Steven Bissesar will be playing and singing his own composition for the first time before a live audience.
Steven Bissesar is a Dutch Hindustani pianist and vocalist. Born and raised in Amsterdam. Being exposed to the piano at a very young age, Steven has been inspired by great artists like Chopin and Herbie Hancock and has kept creating his own style of jazz and neo-soul....
With gorgeous looks and a powerful voice set to take over the globe, Shweta Subram is a highly accomplished vocalist. Her focus is Urban and Bollywood music. Shweta has performed across the world, shared the stage with elite names in Bollywood, featured in various TV shows, and has some prestigious awards to her credit.
Anuj Rastogi is a prolific composer, producer, writer and musician who continually pushes the creative fold. To date, Anuj has produced two studio releases, features on a number of compilations, film and television music credits and several large, innovative live performance works. His studio releases and live performances have introduced an intelligent approach to melody and experimentation that has won critical, peer and audience acclaim.
In this interview DesiYUP talks with the British Indian singer and songwriter Navin Kundra, who writes, composes and performs songs in Hindi, Punjabi and English.
Anuj Rastogi is a prolific composer, producer, writer and musician who continually pushes the creative fold. To date, Anuj has produced two studio releases, features on a number of compilations, film and television music credits and several large, innovative live performance works
A unique phenomenon in the world of fusion music, a talented composer, multi-instrumentalist and singer – manish vyas has emerged as a remarkable and innovative performer in his musical genre.
Priti Menon is an Indian vocalist born and brought up in Mumbai, it’s has been her life long dream to become a playback singer for Indian cinema. “Seeing my voice on a big screen and seeing actors miming to my songs gives me a special feeling”, says Priti. Her wish is that the famous music genius A.R. Rehman produces a song, which will suit her Bollywood voice, and she says that she won’t give up on that dream.
To break the spell of Bollywood music organizers of shows and local radio stations should focus more on Asian Underground music and highlight it. The music of DJ’s like DJ Insane deserves to be heard.
“This life is difficult and to stick on the righteous part is a challenge. The truth is that we have so may problems in life and I’m certainly not different than any other person”, says bhajan diva Shivali in her very intimate interview with DesiYUP.
If you ever want to host a fantastic Indian party you should contact DJ Don. He is not only a kind and has a chill personality, his music will make you move on the dance floor.
Especially for Sangeeta’s fans we produced this beautiful devotional videoclip together with Studio 108.