Name: Chap-hop Appearance: Michael Gove in a back-facing baseball cap, arrhythmically nodding his head with exaggerated overbite, in hell, forever. Christ. It’s the worst mental image I’ve ever put in my head, you pig. Well get used to it. Because chap-hop is Michael Gove’s favorite musical genre. Hideous. What is that? It’s rap, but performed …

Meanwhile, AR Rahman sang a Punjabi number, Punjabi pataka for the first time Imtiaz Ali Highway seems to throw one surprise after another. After donning Sufi singers – The Nooran sisters for the now popular song Pataka guddi (written by Irshad Kamil), songwriter AR Rahman sang Alia Bhatt to the song, Soon its. “I am …

Many people are not familiar with the internationally recognized Egyptian Free Jazz Ensemble, which was active for most of the second half of the 20th century. Even fewer people know that Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington and Dizzy Gillespie – three of the best jazz musicians of all time – visited Egypt to perform and meet …

Music is synonymous with rhythm and rhythm gives us joy. Music in different genres celebrates different seasons, describes human moods, and often allows us to define emotions better than words.. “Thumri” is one of those genres of semi-classical Indian music, the flavor of which has traveled over the centuries. From the royal courts of the …

Jay Dykehouse / Gazette SpecialHometown Festival: The glowfriends are, from left to right, Jenn Hendrix, JW Hendrix III, April Morris, Mark Andrew Morris and Holly Klutts-Morris. KALAMAZOO – April Morris remembers when she and a friend had a cup of coffee at a downtown cafe. While discussing the merits of English shoegaze band Slowdive with …