5 Random Things: Coke Studio

Okay, slight disclaimer; I know Coke Studio 11 is far from over yet. But, as someone who had been pretty disappointed with the Studio of late, I need to commemorate them. I’m never really afraid to admit when I am wrong, so this article...

Mein: Meesha Shafi’s Act of Defiance

Okay so,  I’ve taken off my watch, rings and wristbands. I do this to ensure no hindrances as I begin to write this article. My hope is, by relaying this information, you understand the urgency with which I write this. Pepsi Battle of the...

5 Pakistani Artists You Won’t Find on Coke Studio

In an older article, I warned, or let’s say prophesied, that if the producers of Coke Studio aren’t careful, their seat on the pinnacle of Pakistani Music will be taken. Today, I’m going to effectively give that seat away. Away to five people, who...

Let’s Talk About Cake’s Music

Chances are that you’ve already heard about Cake, and how much of a step forward it is for Pakistani cinema. We’ve been excited about it for a very long time. In fact, in his review, Nusair called it the best Pakistani film in recent...

The best Pepsi Ad Pakistan has Ever Seen

Our world is full of secrets. Especially in this day and age where people want to be ‘first’ for everything, from PSL tickets to Sapphire Sales. One thing, however, that isn’t a secret is my love for Pepsi. Love not just because I help...

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, I realized that the Lux Style Awards took place the...

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 but there were plenty of other rabbits in the abysmal...

Come As You Are: The Return of Band Culture

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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 the course. Many thousands of years ago, the genus homo...

Talent Focus: Suhaee Abro The Dancing Queen

Last time, I wrote about the beautiful Mr. Gohar Rasheed and why he deserves some love. This time, I thought I’d talk about another stunning talent that deserves some light. Pakistan has a dancing tradition. Classical dance is a beautiful part of our heritage,...

Three Pakistani Rappers that Deserve some Love

Some time ago, we did a video about the Pakistani rap scene in all its glory. However, since I wanted to keep it under five hours long (as I’m sure you can imagine) we hardly had all our bases covered. And some people suggested,...