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Bengali Audio Music album “Chotto Ekta Mon” Now in Stores


Sanchari Laha’s music album on Durga Puja songs was recently released in the august presence of many stalwarts like music composer Joy Sarkar, lyricist Srijato, singer Parama Bandopadhyay and actor Sumit Samaddar.

Sanchari Laha was born and brought up in Mumbai. She is presently receiving music training under the tutelage of Shri Gautam Mukherjee. Previously she trained under Shri Shurjo Bhattacharya and Shri Binoy Pathak. She is presently a class eleven student in Mithibai College. Sanchari began singing at the tender age of four years. She received immense encouragement from her family which has a great musical background. Her grandfather Late Lakshmikant Laha was a noted classical singer. Sanchari, apart from learning singing also actively participates in inter college singing festivals and competitions.


The album ‘Chotto Ekta Mon’ consists of eight Adhunik songs. Four songs have been penned down by Srijato while the other four have been written down by Smarajit Banerjee. The music of the four songs written by Srijato have been arranged by Joy Sarkar while those written by Smarajit Banerjee have been done by Indranath Mukherjee. Some of the songs in the album include Agoon legece, Ekdin bikele, Tomai koto cheyechi, Chotto ekta mon and others.

Speaking at the occasion Joy Sarkar said “Sanchari has a sweet voice and it will be really good for the listeners to hear her sing. I am not saying this because I have composed the music. But I mean this genuinely. She has a bright future in music for sure”.


The songs in the album have a melody to it. With Durga Puja knocking at the door, this music album will be a good one to keep you musically occupied.

Priyanka Dutta

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Othoba Jojo, An Audio Biography of Singer Jojo Released by The Aatman Audio


Audio biographies are not very common in the Bengali film industry and there is not much instance of any artist attempting to do such a thing before. Othoba Jojo brought out under the music label of The Aatman Audio is the audio biography of the eminent Bengali singer Jojo or Miss Jojo- whatever name you prefer. The music launch event was a star studded affair with many musicians (Shilajit, Upal, Sidhu, Khnada and others) from the music fraternity coming forward to support Jojo. The album has been conceptualized by Somnath Ghoshal.

Othoba Jojo – An audio biography of Singer Jojo

The audio biography will give a sneak-peek into the life of the versatile singer. Apart from being a mesmerizing singer, Jojo also has another side to her life which has been portrayed in the album. The album shows the life of Jhilik and also her loneliness too. “Many people follow me and often feel that my life is a big circle of happiness. But I had my share of unhappiness too. But I did not lose heart. With this album and especially with Jhilik, I want to give the message to the young people not to lose heart easily. You will have to keep pursuing the thing of your dreams and only then will you achieve it” said Jojo while speaking with Sholoana Bangaliana.\


Sidhu who was present at the album launch ceremony called Jojo a rockstar who made every event her own due to her great stage presence. Even in the songs that she sung for the films and the music albums, she left a mark, added Sidhu.


With music arranged by Tamal Kanti Halder , Othoba Jojo is a must buy for all the fans of the singer Jojo. And even if you are not a fan of Jojo, buy the CD to experience the magic of an audio biography.

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Itorpona, Bangla Band Fakira’s Debut Audio Music Album has the Flavors of Bengal Entwined in its Music


One of the most popular folk fusion Bangla bands Fakira released their debut album Itorpona in association with Major 7th and Inreco. Present at the music launch event were Satrajit Sen, Sayani Datta, Arman Fakir, Aakash Fakir and Sujoy Prasad Chatterjee.

Itorpona, Bangla Band Fakira’s Debut Music Album Launched

The album consists of eight melodious tracks. The songs in this album are those written by Lalon Fakir, Radharomon, Hasan and others. The five members of the band Fakira consists of Timir, Kunal, Chayan, Avinaba and Bunty.


“With the help of folk music, one will be able to alter the emotional and intellectual state in order to understand the basics of life. This is our first album and we have taken great pains to make it the way we wanted it to make it initially” said Timir, the vocalist of Fakira while speaking with Sholoana Bangaliana.


Satrajit Sen who was also present at the music launch ceremony spoke at length about his association with the band. “The music album has been brought out in association with my Company Major 7th. Hence I am associated with this band. The band members have been very cordial and even let me play their musical instruments sometimes”.


“Avoid buying pirated CDs and opt for the original ones. Itorpona is priced at Rs. 149, which is of a similar price like a ticket for a movie. Imagine that you are going for a movie and buy the CD. If you do not feel like buying the music album, then opt for the paid download options” said elocutionist Sujoy Prasad Chatterjee.

Itorpona has the fragrance of the folk music of Bengal. With the soulful voice and the great music arrangements, this is a great music album for those people who want to know about root music of the state.

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Bengali Audio Music Album Jhara Bakul Phool Launched

Jhara Bakul Phool, an album by Rajnita Banerjee was recently released at Gallery Gold. Present at the music launch ceremony were Bratati Bandyopadhyay, Srabani Sen, Rajnita Banerjee, Srikanta Acharya and Kalyan Sen Borat.

Rajnita Banerjee is an artist with a background in Nazrul Geeti and Semi-classical songs and an interest in bhajans too. For more than twenty long years, she has been performing for Doordarshan and All India Radio. She received formal musical training under the tutelage of Pandit Prasun and Meera Bandopadhyay (Disciples of Ustad Bade Ghulam Ali) and Ustad Munawar Ali Khan for more than fifteen long years. She also received training from Smt Purabi Dutta and Sukumar Mitra in Nazrul Geeti and Sri Jatileshwar Mukherjee in Adhunik for a span of fifteen years. She has performed in various musical concerts in Kolkata and also in different cities in USA. Rajnita also did a playback for a film Chhayapath in 2013. The music director of the film was Mrinal Bandopadhyay.

Srabani Sen at the music release ceremony while speaking with Sholoana Bangaliana said “Rajnita is a talented artist and it was very obvious that we will be bringing out her album. We always have been catering to things which are a bit different from the others working in the music industry. This is the reason we have been supporting those artists who have been trying to do something different”.

Srikanta Acharya said “It is very important to stop piracy or else no such efforts will be taken in the future to bring out CDs. The price of a CD is not much and hence I urge everyone to grab a copy of the CD rather than downloading it from a site”.

Jhara Bakul Phool will be a good album to listen to. Grab your copy at the earliest to regale in the beauty of good music.

Priyanka Dutta

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Ekla Manomay- Solo Concert of Singer Manomay Bhattacharya held in Kolkata


Ekla Manomay, a solo performance by singer Manomay Bhattacharya was organized by the Behala Sanskritik Sammilani. This is a one of its kind initiative when the talented singer for the first time in his fourteen years of musical career performed solo for the audience at Rabindra Sadan. Eminent personalities like Debasree Roy, Kalyani Kazi, Saikat Mitra, Sudip Mukherjee, Tejendra Narayan, Soumyo Bose and others were present at the occasion to extend their support for the singer.

Manomay Bhattacharya Songs in Concert – Ekla Manomay

Manomay Bhattacharya is the fifth generation of Jadubhatta and is well known in the Bengali film industry  as he has been the voice many a  hit songs and Bengali audio music albums. He has even lent his voices to songs in films like Rangbaaz, Aar Ekti Premer Golpo, Sesher Kabita, Satyanweshi and others. He has received the Sangeet Samman 2013 from the West Bengal Government. Manomay has also performed globally in countries like USA, Singapore, Canada and Dhaka for musical programs.


The singer performed a huge range of songs at the solo event. Speaking at the occasion he said “I started by singing Nazrul Geeti followed by Rabindra Sangeet and Bhajans. This was followed by modern contemporary songs recording. I had never thought that I will be singing solo songs in front of a houseful audience. This is a great feeling for me and I am grateful for the love that I have been given by the people for the past so many years”. The singer was accompanied by actress Soumili on the stage.


The solo event of singer Manomay Bhattacharya proved to be a great success. It was a refreshing treat for the listeners who regaled in the singer’s presentation of the various genres of music and Sholoana Bangaliana Wishes the singer the very best and hopes to see him making it to the top of the chart in the Kolkata music circuit.

Priyanka Dutta