Wednesday, 20th August 2014

Entertainment

Angeline with Malani Fonseka
Angeline Gunetilleke, the songstress with an ever youthful and hoary screen voice, still makes news in the circles. Songs Anji sang in the heydays of Sinhala cinema are still recalled with much excitement by film enthusiasts. Anji sang around 30 of her most popular songs last year at 'Angeline Gunetilleke Live in Concert' held at Nelum Pokuna. She will stage the show once again at the BMICH on August 23 with much glamour. This time around, Anji anticipates to add the songs; Nelum Malae Pethi Kadala, Dona Keralina and Samanalun Renak to the list. Sangeeth Wijesuriya and few other male singers...
Simon Barker
The Australian High Commission in Colombo was proud to partner with the Musicmatters festival held from August 5 to 9 in Colombo. The international music festival featured two leading Australian musicians Simon Barker and Scott Tinkler, along with Korean singer Bae il Dong. Daily News met Simon Barker who expressed his sentiments on the music festival which featured artistes from Australia, New Zealand, UK, India, USA and South Korea. "The Music Matters festival is one of the most diverse and fascinating musical events currently happening in this region. The festival curator, Dr Sumidi...