Why We All Finally Woke Up to Nescafé Basement

To be fair, Nescafé Basement has given us some memorable numbers right from the start. That being said, I think we have to admit that the kind of applause they are generating...

5 Times Vintage Pakistani Television Shows Were SAVAGE

Sometimes we get really nostalgic, we reminisce about the ‘good old days’ and how the grass was so much greener. During these times, we forget to mention that while old was gold, it was...

How Coke Studio Butchered Ko Ko Korina

Okay, now I may have spoken too soon. But, some time ago (that is when Coke Studio 11 kicked off) I may have said that the Studio was back. In fact, I might even...

Marcel’s: Behind The Hype

I might have mentioned that I visited Pakistan recently. And when I was there, I couldn’t not venture into Marcel’s. This might sound weird, but this was on my list of places to visit....

Just a little Pinch & Co of Happiness

Oh hey! How’ve you been!? Come in, come in, have a seat! You must be exhausted! Oh my the long day you’ve had, you deserve it put your feet and relax. No, no go...

It’s Time We Went to Rehab for Our Coke Studio Addiction

I was scrolling through Facebook as one does late one night. It’s useful for finding out about current events, you see. After reading about Mahira’s cringe-worthy reaction to Javed Sheikh’s awkward show of affection,...

The Most Underrated Bands from Pakistan

This is a story. A very long time ago Geo TV had a trick up its sleeve. There was of course its megalomaniacal approach to market its presence with decent camerawork and shoddy news reporting...
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2017: A Year in Review

Yes, I am aware of how terribly clichéd this seems. But please do bare with me. I personally don’t do this as a that-time-of-year induced compulsion. But there are very few years that have...
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Come As You Are: The Return of Band Culture

It should not start off as a sob story. It probably isn’t. I cannot promise a happy ending though. A moral at the end of it is imminent for those who are wary of...

A Guide to Convocation Ceremony Survival

Here you are. You’re finally in for the long haul. Breathe in, breathe out. There, you’ve done it. Sounds like a plan. Your years in college aren’t shy of giving you that illusory comfort...