Category Archives: Music

A.R Rahman Visited Thiruvananthapuram Silently!

When Thiruvananthapuram city was engrossed in the visit of Sultan Bin Muhammad Al-Qasimi, the Emir of Sharjah, another Sultan, but this time of music, quietly made a quick trip to Thiruvananthapuram city last Monday. Yes, it was none other than … Continue reading

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Life of Pi: The Best lullaby that Trivandrum Heard Since Swathi Thirunal Days…

We had blogged an earlier article on the Trivandrum Zoo’s connection with the movie “Life of Pi“.  The lullaby of Pi is so reminscent of what the great singer and composer Sri Irayamman Thampi had composed for the baby king in Trivandrum. … Continue reading

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Book Chat: A Son Remembers

Biju Parameswaran, an avid reader reviews Krishnapaksham by K. Jayakumar Jayakumar, the author Anybody with a more than passing interest in Malayalam cinema will tell you that Chemmeen was the first film in the language to win the President’s gold medal and … Continue reading

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Article: Rukavat Keliye Dhanyavad Hai!

Biju Parameswaran relives memories of watching Doordarshan on television in the 1980s. ‘The Pakistan President General Zia-ul-Haq has been killed…’ Minu Talwar could hardly contain her glee as she broke the news on telly that night in August ’88. Nearly … Continue reading

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Hridayamritham: A Shammy-Devanand Music N’ Dance Night at Nishagandhi on February 25th

Shammi Kapoor and Devanand , two great legents in Indian Cinema will continue to stir our hearts for ever. Trivandrmites will get a rare opputuinity to enjoy those memorable Jazz, Rock N Roll and romantic duets of Shammi Kapoor and … Continue reading

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“Kaash The Band” Live in Thiruvananthapuram

KAASH, the musical band from New Delhi, were in Thiruvananthapuram  recently and  performed live at Dhanak 2011, the Annual Cultural fest of Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology (IIST). KAASH is a musical endeavor started in the year 2008. … Continue reading

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Musical Roundup: Jazz by the Bay@Kovalam, Trivandrum and Souljam

Jazz by the Bay concert: Souljam@Poovar Island

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Luminous Radio, web radio by Trivandrum Latin Archdiocese

Trivandrum Latin Archdiocese will launch a web radio, the first of its kind in Kerala by a catholic community. The web radio available at http://www.luminousradio.com will be launched on December 25, 2011. The 24/7 radio will offer programmes like devotional … Continue reading

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An Article about Singer N.Lathika

Who will forget the voice behind the songs, “Paadaam Njaana Gaanam” from Raajaavinte Makan or the duets with Dr.K.J Yesudas in “Nilaavinte Poonkaavil” from Sreekrishnapparunthu,“Kaathodu Kaathoram” from Kaathodu Kaathoram?Yes.she is none other than N.Lathika. Watch some of Lathika’s Hits Article … Continue reading

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Book Chat: On the Most Famous Malayali in the World

Biju Parameswaran, a much traveled literary and movie enthusiast writes: There can only be one answer to the question ‘Who is the most well-known Malayali in the world?’ and that is Kattaserri Joseph  Yesudas.  Born in Fort Kochi in 1940 … Continue reading

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