Band Baji

SOUNDCHECK: THE DOCTOR IS IN

SOUNDCHECK: THE DOCTOR IS IN

Originally from Gilgit, Hasan Raheem has moved to Karachi to study to be a doctor. But music seems to be where his heart really Published 10 Jan, 2021 11:53am
SOUNDCHECK: GLITTER, GLAM, GLOW, FLOW

SOUNDCHECK: GLITTER, GLAM, GLOW, FLOW

Mughal-e-Funk’s version of Amir Khusrau’s Sakal Ban Phool Rahi Sarson shines a spotlight on the instrumentation of the track as Published 03 Jan, 2021 08:59am
SOUNDCHECK: SHADES OF GREY

SOUNDCHECK: SHADES OF GREY

Musically and lyrically, Turaab Khan’s Grey harks back to the late ’90s, but not in a retro pop-reinventing-the-era kind of way Published 27 Dec, 2020 08:58am
SOUNDCHECK: MEESHA’S WEEK

SOUNDCHECK: MEESHA’S WEEK

Meesha Shafi returns with two powerful numbers in the same week on two different platforms and channelling two different energies Published 13 Dec, 2020 08:58am
SOUNDCHECK: DEEP HOUSE THROAT

SOUNDCHECK: DEEP HOUSE THROAT

Khumariyaan’s new track, Chaap Trance, is an experimental song that features Baloch ‘throat singing’ Published 06 Dec, 2020 09:01am
SOUNDCHECK: BABY’S DAY OUT

SOUNDCHECK: BABY’S DAY OUT

“It feels nice to finally be showcased because I’ve been showcasing artists my whole life, so it feels nice to have the tables Updated 29 Nov, 2020 12:45pm
SOUNDCHECK: EXTREMELY NUSRAT

SOUNDCHECK: EXTREMELY NUSRAT

‘Tis the season for tributes to the legendary Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan. The latest is an original qawwali paean to the master Published 22 Nov, 2020 09:17am
SOUNDCHECK: IN THE CITY BY THE SEA

SOUNDCHECK: IN THE CITY BY THE SEA

The songs Karachi Chal and Karachi is Love have two completely different vibes, yet are both about a love for the city Published 08 Nov, 2020 08:23am
SOUNDCHECK: BETTER LATE THAN NEVER

SOUNDCHECK: BETTER LATE THAN NEVER

Kashmir pays tribute to the late Munir Niazi in their ethereal, minimalist version of one of his most popular poems Published 01 Nov, 2020 06:55am
SOUNDCHECK: ETERNAL FLAME

SOUNDCHECK: ETERNAL FLAME

The latest offering from the Lahooti Live Sessions is Muhinja Saathi, drawn from Shah Abdul Latif Bhittai’s poetry Published 11 Oct, 2020 08:25am
SOUNDSCAPE: STAIRWAY TO HEAVEN

SOUNDSCAPE: STAIRWAY TO HEAVEN

The profoundly poignant Rabba marks Umair Jaswal’s evolution from an imitative rock persona to an artist willing to bare his soul Published 04 Oct, 2020 08:14am
SOUNDCHECK: THE IMPASSE SONG

SOUNDCHECK: THE IMPASSE SONG

Shamoon Ismail’s latest single, On & On, is about the frustrations of a broken relationship Published 27 Sep, 2020 07:09am