Worlds First Online Kashmiri Radio Station
Filed Under: Media & Tech, World | Posted: 04/24/2012 at 3:13AM
Comments | Region: India
Toronto/Canada,April 24 (Scoop News) -RadioKash.com has launched a new online radio service that broadcasts Kashmiri Music, 24 hours a day through the internet, and on Smart Phones such as iPhone, and Blackberry.
The first online Radio station of its kind, RadioKash has taken Kashmiri music from the
RadioKash.com currently broadcasts various genres of Kashmiri music. Traditional Songs, Chakkar, Rouf and Sufiana Kalam by renowned
"The goal of starting this radio station is to promote Kashmiri Music and Kashmiri Heritage, first to Kashmiri people and then to the rest of the world. Kashmiri expatriates worldwide are cut off from the valley and need to connect back to their roots, and music is the best medium to do so", said a representative. "We also want to promote
In order to protect the intellectual property rights of musicians and artists, music from the site is not available for download just like any other radio station. “Our cultural fabric is very rich and has a history that goes back thousands of years. Preserving this for future generations is a challenge and this is just a small step we have undertaken”, said the spokesperson.
Listners can enjoy Kashmiri music at www.RadioKash.com while iPhone users can visit TuneIn.com or www.shoutcast.com to add the station to their playlist. The station is also available on facebook and twitter.