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20 Gulf Daily News Wednesday, 28th November 2012
Advertising feature by APPLE SHARMA
Star-studded music
show on the cards
A STAR-STUDDED musical extravaganza is on the
cards this weekend at the
Indian School, Isa Town.
Madhuram 2012 is
being organised by Telugu
Kala Samithi (TKS)
Bahrain in collaboration
with Out of the Box this
Friday, from 6.30pm.
Indian Ambassador Dr
Mohan Kumar is expected
to be the chief guest at
n Dr Prasad
the event, which is set to
draw more than 5,000 people.
Part of the proceeds from the show will go
towards charitable activities.
It will feature Telugu
hero Dr Rajendra
Prasad, actress Veda
Archana, playback singers Hemachandra and
Sravana Bhargavi and
folk singer Madhu Priya,
who will all be flown in
from Hyderabad for the
Dr Prasad, fondly called
n Ms Bhargavi
the ‘Nata Keereti’ and
‘The King of Comedy,’ is a veteran Telugu
actor who has starred in more than 200 films
in Telugu and Tamil together.
He was honoured with the
prestigious Nandi Award for
his roles in Erra Mandaram
in 1991 and Aa Naluguru in
Ms Archana is a professional classical dancer who
has performed in the US, UK
and Dubai. She is best known
for her performances in Nenu,
Nuvvostanante Nenoddantana
one on the Billboard
and Sri Ramadasu.
Hot 100.
Hemachandra is a profesTribute band, Guns 2
sional and upcoming playback
Roses, have become the
singer in Tollywood and
biggest GNR tribute in
Kollywood. He participated
history with the credenin the Zee Television’s Sa Re
tials to prove it.
Ga Ma Pa in 2005 and is the
Their ability to emulate
first south Indian finalist in a
GNR has even impressed
national-level reality show.
and been approved by
Ms Bhargavi is an upcommembers of the original
ing playback singer with noteand new line-up of Guns
worthy songs in her account.
N’ Roses.
She has received the Big
Guns 2 Roses are a six
FM Rising Star Award and
piece, who capture the
Music Award in the Best Folk
spirit of Guns N Roses so
Song category for the song
naturally the fans think
Lachuvamma in Rajanna in
it’s the real thing. G2’R
are also mirror images to
Madhu Priya is a child
classic GNR, with everprodigy who rose to promichanging authentic stage
nence with her self-penned
outfits to catch the era
song Aadapillanamma, which
and stage performances
she wrote in the agony of
down to the last detail.
being a girl child in her famEntry fee for both venily. The song created a huge
ues is BD5 for men and
social sensation and spread a
free for women, with a
message about the value of a
drinks package costing
girl in society.
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Guns N’ Roses
tribute lined up
FANS of rock stars Guns
N’ Roses are in for a treat
as a tribute show will be
held at the Ramee Hotels
next month.
Tribute band Guns
2 Roses will perform
live on December 13
at Rocky’s Café in
Ramee International
Hotel, Juffair, and on
December 14 at Club
Buffalo in Ramee
California Hotel,
Juffair, with both shows
starting at 10.30pm.
Guns N’ Roses is an
American hard rock band
that released six studio
albums, accumulating
sales of more than 100
million albums worldwide,
including shipments of
45m in the US.
A year after its
release, Guns N’ Roses’
debut album Appetite
for Destruction (1987)
reached number one on
the Billboard 200, on the
strength of the hit Sweet
Child o’ Mine, their only
single to reach number
Chance for youngsters
to test literature skills
PREPARATIONS are underway for an
annual festival of art, culture and literature
for children.
Talent Scan 2012, which begins this
Thursday, is open to all Malayali Christians
living in Bahrain, with various programmes
being organised every other day until
December 16.
The event is being organised by the Kerala
Catholic Association (KCA) and will take place
at its grounds in Segaiya, at 9pm. Participants
are divided into four age groups and children
born between September 30, 2007 and October
1, 1994 are eligible to apply.
The contest is divided into two categories of
events – Talent Test and Talent Nite.
The various Talent Test events include poetry recitation in Malayalam, English and Hindi,
drawing and painting, pencil drawing, storytelling in Malayalam and English, clay modelling, oral memory test, general knowledge as
well as speech in English and Malayalam.
The Talent Nite will feature Christian devotionals and film songs – both in Malayalam,
vocal Carnatic music, instrumental music,
bharathanatyam, folk dance, cinematic dance,
mono act and fancy dress.
The winners of first, second and third prizes
will be given trophies and certificates.
Group Championship Award will be given to
the one who gets the overall highest points in
each group with a minimum of one first prize
and an A grade.
Ever rolling trophy will be presented to the
Kalathilakam and Kalaprathibha award winners. The Natya Ratna Award will be given to
the topper in all dance events, Sangetha Ratna
Award for musical events, Kala Ratna Award
for art events and Sahitya Ratna Award will
be given to the top point achiever in the various categories.
Visit to download
rules and regulations or call organising committee head Jose Francis on 39697600.
Giant jukebox
requests list...
THE GDN has teamed up with
Radio Bahrain to list the latest hits for its Giant Jukebox
request show, hosted every
Wednesday from 3pm to 6pm
by DJ Paul Fraser.
Simply text the song
number to 92032 (Batelco
customers), 98034 (VIVA customers) and 77033 (Zain customers) or e-mail [email protected]
Listeners can e-mail 24
hours in advance to have
their song played at a specific
time, but no requests will be
accepted by telephone.
People can also text in the
names of songs and artists
not on the list.
1. olly Murs Troublemaker
2. Adele Skyfall
3. one Direction Little Things
4. labrinth Beneath You’re
5. the Killers Miss Atomic
6. Fun Carry On
7. Girls Aloud Something New
8. coldplay Hurts Like Heaven
9. rudimental Not Giving In
10. pitbull Feat. tJr Don’t
Stop The Party
11. robbie Williams Candy
12. Justin Beiber Beauty And
A Beat
13. little Mix DNA
14. Maroon 5 One More Night
BSB help
make a d
he British School of Bahrain
(BSB) expects its students
to go out into the world and
make a positive difference.
Representatives of the BSB’s
Sixth Form Council will be available to talk at their sixth form information evening at the BSB today at
The sixth form at the BSB prepares
students for a life of leadership, service and personal fulfilment.
The school actively prom
development of leadership
a better world in a number
but especially through opp
contribute to the wider com
The BSB encourages all
formers to be active memb
school’s caring community
take leadership roles in the
student-led activities at the
The BSB Sixth Form Co
successful student organisa
15. Ac/Dc Back In Black
16. psy Gangnam Style
17. Swedish House Mafia
Don’t You Worry Child
18. Alicia Keys Girl On Fire
19. the Script Six Degrees
Of Separation
20. Kesha Die Young
US Billboard
Top 10 albums
1. How to Destroy Angels An
Omen (EP)
2. crystal castles Crystal
Castles (III)
3. Flo rida Wild Ones
4. deadmau5 Album Title Goes
5. Swedish House Mafia Until
6. calvin Harris 18 Months
7. Brian Eno Lux
8. Skrillex Bangarang EP
9. David Guetta Nothing But
The Beat
10. lindsey Stirling Lindsey
r&B AnD Hip-Hop
1. the Weeknd Trilogy
2. Whitney Houston I Will
Always Love You: The Best of
Whitney Houston
3. Kendrick lamar good kid,
m.A.A.d city
4. ne-Yo R.E.D
5. Meek Mill Dreams And
6. Miguel Kaleidoscope Dream
7. travis Barker & YelaWolf
Psycho White (EP)
8. 2 chainz Based On A T.R.U.
9. Macklemore & ryan lewis
The Heist
10. Brandy Two Eleven
1. Soundtrack The Twilight
Saga: Breaking Dawn
2. Soundgarden King Animal
3. Green Day Dos!
4. lana Del rey Paradise (EP)
5. Deftones Koi No Yokan
6. Mumford & Sons Babel
7. Various Artists Cities 97
Sampler 24: Live From Studio
8. the rolling Stones GRRR!
9. Aerosmith Music From
Another Dimension!
10. the lumineers The
1. one Direction Take Me
2. taylor Swift Red
3. Soundtrack The Twilight
Saga: Breaking Dawn
4. the Weeknd Trilogy
5. Soundgarden King Animal
6. rod Stewart Merry
Christmas, Baby
7. christina Aguilera Lotus
8. Various Artists NOW 44
9. Green Day Dos!
10. lana Del rey Paradise (EP)
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