Kashmir Music Live

Kashmir Music Live

Kashmir Music Live is a small idea that has yet to manifest itself. Its purpose is to create a community of people in Kashmir that are passionate about music and are willing to give the musicians the credit they deserve. Consider following KML on Instagram. Link: instagram.com/kashmirmusiclive
Ahmer’s Inqalab — An EP Review by Kashmir Music Live and Amjad Majid

Ahmer’s Inqalab — An EP Review by Kashmir Music Live and Amjad Majid

On a symbolic date such as this one, Kashmir Music Live and Amjad Majid present their review of Ahmer’s “Inqalab” EP that arrived in the aftermath of August 5, 2019—as a creative and artistic response to the conditions imposed on an entire Kashmiri population. In rebelling against the unmaking of a specific history, this timely musical release made a history of its own. In this joint review, Kashmir Music Live and Majid revisit the EP and discuss how that happened and the place that this singular musical work holds in the world of contemporary Kashmiri music.

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Ten Contemporary Kashmiri Songs That Shaped 2020 —  by Kashmir Music Live

Ten Contemporary Kashmiri Songs That Shaped 2020 — by Kashmir Music Live

Earlier this year, an Instagram channel called “Kashmir Music Live” catapulted itself onto the contemporary Kashmiri music scene with original and unprecedented commentary and critiques on new music releases. KML identifies itself as “documenting Koshur music” and sets its purpose “to create a community of people in Kashmir that are passionate about music and are willing to give the musicians the credit they deserve.” Here, Kashmir Music Live presents its top 10 tracks of 2020 from the contemporary Kashmiri music scene with commentary on each of the 10 songs.

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