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Lyari Underground Group: Live Music Session from Pakistan!

Hear LUG's live music session recorded especially for the BBC Asian Network. Lyari Underground (L.U.G.) is a rap group from the neglected neighbourhood of Lyari, determined to speak about their community truth, injustice and struggles of Lyari youth ...

Straight Outta Pakistan, Part Three

Bobby brings you the final part of his music documentary "Straight Outta Pakistan". Bobby looks in to the growing electronic and rap scene in Pakistan and how since it's emergence, music in the country has been seen to be somewhat re-energised, especially ...

Soundclash PK: Strings win by playing top-notch rock music

The context of it is unclear but the premise nonetheless on point. Especially in the backdrop of the Pakistani music industry where artists fade away complaining of a lack of taste in the audience ...

Victorious Pakistan series in 1969 was strewn with cow dung, fans rioting and rifles

It was in 1969, the year of the moon landing, the Woodstock Music Festival and the Vietnam war raging on. And it was the year New Zealand beat Pakistan away, a feat not repeated until Saturday, more than 49 years later. Skipper Graham Dowling led a side ...

Pakistan's hockey player Muhammad Irfan sings, dances to Bollywood songs in Odisha

That's exactly what happened when Pakistani hockey player Muhammad Irfan ... His team joined in by clapping in time with the music. The fans went crazy and cheered Irfan on so much that he then ...

Pepsi Battle of the Bands Pakistan tour sets country’s music scene ablaze

Pepsi Battle of the Bands – Pakistan Tour is a countrywide band tour featuring the most loved bands from Pepsi Battle of the Bands Season 2 and 3. The program kicked off from Islamabad on ...