Samarth Goyal writes on Hollywood and music, for the daily Entertainment and Lifestyle supplement, HT City.
Articles by Samarth Goyal
Ahead of his gig in Delhi on Sept 28, Raman Negi, talks about prioritizing organic musical journey, rejecting industry trends and chasing streaming numbers.
Set to play in the Asian Games 2023, the Indian Women's Rugby Sevens tell us their stories of defying gender biases to dictating terms, on the pitch and off it.
Mark Feehily shares insights into Westlife's India tour, blending personal experiences with the band's musical journey.
Singer-songwriter Rashmeet Kaur discusses the cultural inspirations and creative process behind her latest single, Cherie Coco.
A source close to PV Sindhu has confirmed that the Olympic winner's conversation with Tim Cook at Apple Park has opened doors to possible future ventures.
Jai Dhir's 'Dassde' success shines a spotlight on live music's pivotal role for artists.
American-Chinese singer-songwriter Allen Ling talks about his debut EP and collaborating with Flipsyde's Dave Lopez
Ila Arun reflects on how the song Choli Ke Peeche gave her an identity as a singer, despite facing criticism. The song featured Madhuri Dixit and Neena Gupta.
Singer Alka Yagnik recalls how she was a little hesitant and shy at first, when she was asked to sing Khal Nayak song Choli Ke Peeche.
Delhi-based band Parikrama hopes to raise awareness about India's organ donation challenge with their latest song, Translucent Nights.
Sunil Chhetri acknowledges support after winning three trophies, aims for Asian Cup and believes he can outshine Messi and Ronaldo for the national team.
Singer-songwriter Sanjeeta Bhattacharya talks about her foray into acting and sharing screenspace alongside big stars including Ranveer Singh and Shah Rukh Khan
Famed football commentator Peter Drury talks about his admiration for cricket commentator Harsha Bhogle ahead of meeting him at the Oval for the WTC final.
Saas Bahu Aur Flamingo actor Mark Bennington gets candid about his evolution as a white actor in the Indian film industry.
The Delhi concert on Friday was the final stop of Backstreet Boys' India tour after an electrifying performance in Mumbai.
AI is changing the way music is created and listened to, but it won’t affect live shows, feel musicians
Guinness Book of World Records holder Sufiya Sufi Runner talks about breaking her own record in a marathon in Qatar, and inspiring people with her passion and positive mindset. She continues to strive and achieve new milestones in long-distance running.
Published on Mar 04, 2023 06:45 PM IST
BySamarth Goyal, New Delhi
After a successful past year, city-based NGO Saksham hopes to continue driving change and uplifting the community via digital education, assistive technology as well as social media accessibility initiatives
Popular rapper Divine stunned a crowd of nearly 10,000 fans in Delhi's JLN stadium with a dynamic and high-energy performance, featuring hit tracks such as Baazigar, Kohinoor, and Kaam 25.
Mumbai based rapper Divine talks about his last album, Gunehgar, addressing social issues like hunger and poverty through his music, the positive impact his music has had on fans and how the upcoming concert in Delhi will be full of surprises for Divine’s devoted fanbase
Actor-singer Taaruk Raina talks about how he draws inspiration from a diverse range of artists, and is determined to bring his unique style and stories to the masses
With upcoming performances at some of the most popular music festivals such as Download and Sonic Temple, the Delhi-based folk-metal band, Bloodywood, talks about defying all genre boundaries to create head-crushing music, along with their socially conscious lyrics that leave a lasting impression
YouTuber Gaurav Taneja, who has scripted history by creating the largest map of India in the sky, talks about his feat and the challenges he braved en route
Social media influencers in India talk about the recent government order mandating them to disclose all material interests, such as gifts and discounts, when endorsing products or services, reflecting on the impact it might have on their content creation and credibility
Popular chef, Vineet Bhatia, talks to us after it was announced that he will be honoured with the prestigious MBE (Member of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire), which will be handed to him by King Charles II, soon.
Representing Odisha is the most important thing: Lisa Mishra on her performance at the Hockey World Cup
Singer-songwriter Lisa Mishra talks about her performance at the upcoming Hockey World Cup in Odisha
Updated on Jan 12, 2023 03:15 PM IST
Singer-composer Nakul Abhyankar talks about working on multiple projects across different languages, working with AR Rahman and Mani Ratnam for PS1 and creating soundscapes that would music producers in Hollywood envious
Published on Jan 11, 2023 03:01 PM IST
Singer Mohit Chauhan has set up 120 bori beds for stray dogs in Delhi to help them get some respite from harsh winters
Updated on Jan 10, 2023 02:01 PM IST
Delhi based artiste Abhishek Bhatia aKa Curtain Blue, who has been an independent artiste for nearly two decades, talks about the evolution of the indie space and it empowered several artistes to focus on creating soundscapes instead of following trends.
Updated on Dec 24, 2022 11:25 AM IST
A couple of months after we reported that Imagine Dragons, The Strokes etc were rumoured to headline the maiden edition of Lollapalooza Music festival in India, the organisers have confirmed that the two acts along with other big names such as American rock band Cigarettes after sex and Canadian-Indian hip hop star AP Dhillon will also headline the music festival.
Published on Nov 03, 2022 12:28 PM IST