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Memories of Manna Dey: Birth centenary special

Manna Dey never became the 'voice' of any star, but that gave him the opportunity to lend to...

02 May 2019 22:54 IST — Shoma A Chatterji

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Tabla player Dipankar Acharya revisits fond memories of Manna Dey on his 100th birth anniversary

Acharya, who played with Dey since 1980 in various films and stage shows in and outside the country,...

01 May 2019 13:00 IST — Roushni Sarkar

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Antony Firingee and his poignant question that haunts us even today

Antony Firingee (1967) will be the opening film at this year's Kolkata International Film which...

09 Nov 2018 22:19 IST — Shoma A Chatterji

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Manna Dey, the man who lived for music – Birth anniversary special

Though his older uncles wanted young Manna to become a lawyer, it was the support of his youngest KC...

01 May 2018 22:31 IST — Roushni Sarkar

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Why Manna Dey refused to sing with Bhimsen Joshi – Birth anniversary special

On the classical musician's 96th birth anniversary (4 February), we recall the incident when Dey...

04 Feb 2018 9:00 IST — Keyur Seta

Article Bengali Hindi

Best films born out of Rabindranath Tagore's stories — Birth anniversary special

Polymath, philosopher, poet, and storyteller, Rabindranath Tagore is to India what Shakespeare was 7...

07 May 2017 10:00 IST — Shriram Iyengar

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10 classical film compositions in Manna Dey's voice: Birth anniversary special

In the midst of the Rafi-Kishore contest, Manna Dey's voice stood out for its classical lilt. on...

01 May 2017 9:00 IST — Shriram Iyengar

Listicle

Manna Dey’s 5 most iconic songs

The nephew of music composer KC Dey, singer Manna Dey wasn’t properly given his due in the era...

24 Oct 2016 13:00 IST — Sonal Pandya

Listicle

We bet you didn't know this about SD Burman

From his early days in Calcutta to his position as an established music director in Bombay, here are...

01 Oct 2016 8:00 IST — Sonal Pandya

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Remembering composer K.C. Dey

A quick primer on the legendary music composer, who was also S.D. Burman's mentor and guide...

30 Nov 2015 16:43 IST — Sonal Pandya