Papon

Papon Controversy – Who is real culprit, who is real victim

Papon Controversy – Who is real culprit, who is real victim

More than a century ago, in French literary legend Guy de Maupassant’s classic story called The Piece of String, the protagonist Maitre Hauchecorne is falsely accused of having stolen a man’s pocketbook. He had actually merely bent down to pick up a piece of string, but no one believes him—not even after the pocketbook is […]

Manas Robin – Beyond the Musical Frontiers

Manas Robin – Beyond the Musical Frontiers

Interviewed by- Rajib Lochan He is a known name to every Assamese household. From the aroma of the roots to which he belongs to the cologne of the urban concrete settlements, singer-composer-lyricist Manas Robin has seen it all. Jonbai, Priya O Priya, Lefafa is just a few names that one associates to his success list. […]

Global Indian Music Academy Nominations – Angaraag Mahanta on the run with Assamese folk music

Global Indian Music Academy Nominations – Angaraag Mahanta on the run with Assamese folk music

By- Correspondent | Date- August 12, 2011 Singer Angaraag Mahanta, also known as Papon, is in run for the award of the best folk singer/ album of India. The Global Indian Music Academy (GIMA) awards announced their nominations for this year’s awards yesterday and two of Angaraag Mahanta’s music albums Gomseng and Phagunar Gaan have […]