To Each His Own Muse

Arth Arts has another cool drama in the works. When: Saturday November 1st 7pm (Doors Open 6:30pm) Where: George Washington University Jack Morton Auditorium 21st & H St. and Sunday November 2nd 4:30pm (Doors Open 4pm) Georgetown University ICC Auditorium 37th & O St. NW Advance Tickets are $8 and can be purchased online at … Continue reading To Each His Own Muse

Flying High on Hot Air?

Tom Bevans over at RealClear Politics has a nice overview of two Indian-American candidates for political office– Bobby Jindal and Dr. Chirinjeev Kathuria. [ via niraj] In case you do not know Kathuria, he is running last in the Senate race in Illinois. He is also the guy who helped send Dennis Tito up to … Continue reading Flying High on Hot Air?

Copying the Latins

This satellite thing has become a bit of a headache for the Indian entertainment industry. For decades Bollywood has been plagiarizing the west. For instance Jism was a copy of 1944 classic Double Indemnity while Kuch To hai is a copy of I know what you did last summer. However the advent of StarTV has … Continue reading Copying the Latins

Trick Baby Tricked Us

Trickbaby photo by Elise Dumontet small.jpgTrickBaby, a UK-based band and its lead vocalist, Saira Hussain tricked us into thinking that they were not funny. But it all changed when we caught up with her following the announcement of a three-album deal with EMI.

Trickbaby will be MTV Alert’s featured artist of the month in October and the album will be released throughout the Far East in January, preceded by the single Nine Parts Of Desire, which is already making waves in India.

In the UK the Trickbaby have just completed a video to Slipping Through Your Fingers using members of the Great Britain synchronised swimming team, expect to see it on a screen near you very soon. They will be playing at Cargo in Shoreditch on Thursday 23rd October and forthcoming is their eagerly awaited Duran Duran Wild Boys remix.

Here are excerpts from an interview…
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