R E C . M U S I C . I N D I A N . M I S C
- RMIM: All
you need to know
- This is the list of frequently asked
questions and answers of the newsgroup rec.music.indian.misc (RMIM).
Here you will find many pointers to music related information, sites
rec.music.indian.misc is an unmoderated group created for the
discussion, promotion and exchange of ideas on all aspects of Indian
- RMIM Article Archive
- List of interesting articles related to Indian music, that have
been archived from rec.music.indian.misc. Along with the articles it
also includes a set of pictures. You can also search for specific
articles in this archive.
- Song Info
Searches (Currently not working)
- Here you can search for information on songs
from a database of songs. Searches for songs can be made based on the
song title, movie name, actors, singer, music director or lyricist of
the song. Also available is a search for songs based on the classical
raga on which they are based. The lyrics of songs can also be accessed
from the song and movie searches. The lyrics of songs come from the
Itrans Song Book (ISB) and also from the list of new songs yet to added
Info Corrections (Currently not working)
Visit the site if you would like to make
contributions to the database of song information by making
corrections or sending additions.
- RMIM Meet - 11: Sangam - RMIMeet West Coast 1999
"Following the recent success of the RMIMeet on the East Coast at
Marlboro, NJ, we are pleased to announce the second meet of 1999. The
West Coast RMIMeet, Sangam 99, will take place on Friday, September
24th and Saturday, September 25th, in the San Francisco Bay Area. The
meet will be hosted by Neha Desai, Hrishi Dixit and Vish Krishnan."
(Take a look at some of the earlier
- RJGK 52 quiz: tere sur aur mere geet (Bharat Vyas)
Attemp the 52nd edition of the RJGK quiz, dedicated to Bharat
Vyas. The title of the quiz is "tere sur aur mere geet." It is
conducted by Ashok
Dhareshwar. The last date to send your entries is Aug 31st '99.
aur Tasavvur - 5
- The fifth edition of the non-competitive
quiz conducted by Swaraj Mishra in which you have to come up with
appropriate lines from any film song to describe the picture given.
- RMIM Meet - 10: RMIMeet East Coast 1999 at New Jersey
Plan to have a fun-filled weekend with other RMIMers at the RMIMeet at
New Jersey organized by the Chetan Vinchhi. The meet will be held on
Saturday, July 17th, 1999, at Marlboro, New Jersey, with an informal
gathering on the evening of Friday, July 16th. (Take a look at some
of the earlier meets)
- RJGK 51 quiz: Do Sitaare! (Answers
Results of the two part quiz on Shamshad
Begum and Suraiya jointly
conducted by Neha Desai and Kalyan Kolachala.
- Treasure Hunt - 2 (Talat Mahmood)
This is the second edition of Treasure Hunt series started by Swaraj
Mishra. You definitely need all your Hindi film music knowledge as
well as your browsing skills to crack this one! Send your answers to
Swaraj before May 5th 99.
- RMIM Samaaroh '98 - Reports
Read the reports of the recently concluded RMIM meet, this time
organized by the West Coast RMIMers. The meet was held on Saturday,
November 7th, 1998, at Sunnyvale, CA, with an informal gathering on
the evening of Friday, November 6th.
- Abhi To Main Jawan
- Browse through all articles presented in the regular
series "Abhi To Main Jawan Hun" by Snehal B. Oza. He discusses one
song from an pre-60s Hindi movie in each article. The series is continued
now by Hrishikesh Dixit.
- Earlier RJGK Quizzes
- Here are some of the earlier RJGK quizzes that have been
featured in this page. You will see the questions and the results
of RJGKs starting from RJGK#32.
- Here you will see a wealth of ftp and
web sites related to Indian music - Hindi, Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam,
Assamese, Bengali and Kannada song & music pages, Bhangra pages, CD
Stores, Indian Classical Music pages and much more. This is part of
the RMIM FAQ.
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