Art & Artists

amir zaki

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…

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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…

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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…

Fatima Surrya Bajia

REMEMBERING BAJIA 1930-2016

Within 10 days  the Pakistani literature world lost two big names. First, Intizar Hussain passed away and today Fatima Surayya “Bajia” left us at the age of 86. Bajia needs no introduction whatsoever. One of the greatest Urdu novelist, playwright…

SAMIE TARIQ

WATCH OUT FOR: SAMIE TARIQ

There has been a lot of hidden talent that is waiting to be discovered and SiddySays is always delighted to stumble upon it. Samie Tariq is the new person on our watchlist with a beautiful voice and lots of surprises…