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Ahmer Naqvi

Soundcheck: Method behind the madness

The inspiration to create soul-stirring music can come from a stroll in a souk, a metaphor in a poem or even a sticker Published Mar 01, 2015 06:58am

Music: Arooj Aftab, again

The underground musician who went missing from the scene many years ago recently resurfaced with a new album Updated Feb 06, 2015 12:54pm

Who won 2014 in Pakistan?

Did Ayyan or Mubasher Lucman come out on top? Did ASWJ accomplish more than Reham? Find out here. Updated Apr 10, 2015 11:20am

Rhyme and redemption

Political expression in Pakistan isn’t restricted to protests and shouted slogans, music has also been a messenger. Updated Nov 30, 2014 12:10pm

Soundcheck: Day of the Dead

Debut album of Zia Zaidi, 'Dead City Dreamer' is a work of astonishing quality and self-awareness. Updated Sep 06, 2014 04:57pm

Can music bring change?

The #Mpower Fest aims to link the socially conscious with opportunities to effect positive change in the society. Updated Aug 06, 2014 02:30pm

6LA8: A dream come true

Absence of record labels, concerts and promotion by local media means that musicians have to do every thing themselves. Updated Jul 14, 2014 01:24pm