Bryan Adams in Kathmandu: What Does That Mean to Nepal

[This article first appeared on Sunday’s (feb 20) Kathmandu Post. Bryan Adams performed in Kathmandu’s Dasharath Stadium on Saturday.] By Dinesh Wagle Pic by Narendra Shrestha KATHMANDU: Were things better here, Bryan Adams’ arrival wouldn’t be such a big deal. Over the past two decades or so Nepali society has opened up to the outsideContinue reading “Bryan Adams in Kathmandu: What Does That Mean to Nepal”

Ozomatli in Nepal: Music Makes You Loose Control!

By Dinesh Wagle Wagle Street Journal. Saturday Edition All pics by Wagle. [नेपालीमा यहाँ छ: ओ ए बेबी, ओ ए मामा] Wil-Dog Abers: Hami Ozomatli Los Angeles Bata! Oh… Khulamanch (open air theater) what a fate you have! A day before Valentine’s Day, you hosted a spectacular show titled Huge Mass Meeting in which aContinue reading “Ozomatli in Nepal: Music Makes You Loose Control!”

Time for Music and Masti in Nepal: Shake Your Bum!

Ahhh…nachyo maichyang timi damphu ko taalai ma: An unidentified sundari enjoys her time in a concert, Surya Lights Rhythm Nights, organized by Party Nepal in Dharan late Friday night as singer Preeti Kaur enthralls the crowd. About five hundred youngsters from the town participated in the dance party. Pic by Raju Ghising Saturday Blog: Let’sContinue reading “Time for Music and Masti in Nepal: Shake Your Bum!”

Oh Baby When U Dance Like That, U Make A Boy Go Mad!!!

Le do le le le le: Can’t you see, She’s at her feet!?! Pic by Wagle By Dinesh Wagle Wagle Street Journal Saturday Blog: Life out of politics. Well into a different one! Thamel is the one place in Nepal where West meets East in a style. This style makes it distinct compared to otherContinue reading “Oh Baby When U Dance Like That, U Make A Boy Go Mad!!!”