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Meet the 23-year-old social media star who could change Pakistan

In Pakistan, violence is the background music to life. But these protesters were peaceful, relying on the power of stories and collective action. Could the PTM be the movement that finally changes Pakistan? Manzoor Pashteen was born in the Federally ...

Old Lahore comes to life with folk music, traditional food and an enthusiastic crowd

She also said that the place was not set up for business purposes but to promote Pakistani folk talent along the experience of food and music. Hyba Nawaz said that folk singer Saeen was discovered ...

Rudoh reps Pakistan in Thailand, Malaysia

... (Bilal Nasir Khan), who is also an audio engineer and the co-founder of music collective Forever South, started in 2012 with Dynoman (Haamid Rahim) and represented Pakistan in Bangkok just last week, before moving on to Kuala Lumpur for another show.

Back To Their Roots: Krewella Talks Pakistan And Collaborations In Their Homeland

Popular electronic dance music (EDM) sister-duo, Jahan Yousaf and Yasmine Yousaf (of the band, Krewella), revealed that their recent collaboration with Pakistani artistes for the music series, Coke Studio, was “unlike any other creative experience ...

Pakistani film Indus Blues wins Best Documentary Feature at Guam International Film Festival

Pakistani filmmaker Jawad Sharif’s documentary Indus Blues: The Forgotten Music of Pakistan has won the Grand Jury Award for Best Documentary Feature at this year's Guam International Film Festival. Zohaib Hassan — the Sarangi player at Lahore Fort.

Watch: Sights and sounds of the Indus in trailer for documentary on forgotten musicians of Pakistan

An upcoming documentary sheds light on the dying folk arts of Pakistan. The trailer for Jawad Sharif’s Indus Blues – The Forgotten Music of Pakistan was released on Monday at an event in ...