Mumbai: 92.7 BIG FM today announced the launch of its newest show ‘Carvaan-E-Ghazal with Talat Aziz’ here today. The launch event was graced by host Talat Aziz along with stalwarts from the music industry and Talat’s closest friends Anoop Jalota and Pankaj Udhas who will also be featured as the first guests on ‘Carvaan- e- ghazal’.
The ghazal maestros also performed a small jugal bandi for the media present here. The show is slated to launch on air on 24th November, and airs every Sunday at 9pm.
‘Carvaan- e- ghazal’ is a first of its kind show on radio that will offer listeners a unique opportunity to appreciate some of the most beautiful ghazals, qawwalis, sufi music and unheard-of stories behind them.
The show also marks Talat Aziz’s entry into the dynamic and exciting world of FM radio. Through the show, Talat Aziz will play specially chosen ghazals and share a treasure trove of anecdotes and trivia from his own life and the music fraternity. He will narrate never-heard-before stories behind the beautiful ghazals that are etched in our minds. The show will also invite celebrated artist from the music industry for special episodes.
Commenting at the launch of the show Talat Aziz said, “I would like to thank 92.7 BIG FM for giving me this opportunity to host Carvaan-E-Ghazal. Radio channels have been dominated by Bollywood music and this is a bold step by the team to introduce an exclusive ghazal show. I would also like to extend my heartfelt gratitude to my dear friends Anoop Jalota and Pankaj Udhas for being a part of this launch along with me. We are sure this attempt will be well-received by all music lovers.”
During the launch, all three masters offered the audiences a flavour of their art. Their jugalbandi was in perfect sync and mesmerized the audiences.
Anoop Jalota-ji, popularly known as Bhajan Samraat and Padma Shri Pankaj Udhas spoke at length about the show, uniqueness on the concept and the need for such innovative content on radio. They also shared interesting stories about their journey together in the industry, their successes and failures. The strong bond of friendship among them came through vividly thanks to the warmth of their conversations.