Art & Artists

NAZIA HASSAN TOP 5 SONGS

Take us back seventeen years and Pakistan will recall August of 13th as the day where the nation lost its first sweetheart, its princess of Pop, the inimitable Nazia Hassan, at the age of 35 due to lung cancer. Winning…

MAKE ROOM FOR ART

Terrorism and sectarian violence in Pakistan has stunted the growth of arts and culture. In the recent past, things have started to look up. Pakistan is a county with an immense talent pool of artists. Our homegrown talent is bringing…

5 AAMIR ZAKI SONGS YOU MUST LISTEN TO

We lost a legend today, a legend of the Pakistani Music scene, a great guitar player, a beautiful Bass player and an extraordinary human being. AAMIR ZAKI We mourn his death by looking back at his career and some of…

MORNINGS GREAT AGAIN with Khalid Malik

MAKE MORNINGS GREAT AGAIN

Ah, the cat is out of the bag…while we were wondering what is missing from our mornings, and finding ways to kill the lull, the answer was in front of us all this while. Khalid Malik on radio, that is…

umair fazli

10 THINGS ABOUT UMAIR FAZLI

Umair Fazli, the director of the recent patriotic film Saya-e-Khudaye Zuljalal is one of the most talented men in the industry. From the new breed of film makers in Pakistan, Fazli has a clear vision for his future, and a…

CELEBRATING KHAADI

18 years, really? I remember my first ever suit from Khaadi. It was a ferozi hand woven three piece of luxury. I wore it with pride as a young girl, saying its Khaadi. 18 years later, its still my go…

WE ARE THE KIDS BY WALK THE MOON

WE ARE THE KIDS BY WALK THE MOON

Recently, we came across a music video directed by Shahana Khan Khalil for We Are The Kids By Walk The Moon, one of the band’s latest tracks. If you don’t already know, Walk The Moon is one of the most popular…

LIVE IN LEVIS

Last Saturday night, we headed over to Riot Studios for the Live in Levis session, to enjoy some good music and excellent company of some of the country’s top musicians. We expected to have an incredible time and we were…

Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy

SHARMEEN AND HER OSCAR

A lot has been written, said and debated upon for Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy’s (in)famous second at The Academy Awards. If the presenter trivializing the award category to a Honda Civic wasn’t enough, the disgruntled audiences back home too didn’t leave…

SANAM TASEER

SANAM TASEER

Despite being a barrister, Sanam Taseer opted to open an art gallery to promote the work of Pakistani artists at home and abroad. She recently took the work of some Pakistani artists to India for an Art Exhibition. SiddySays caught up with…