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Why you should listen to radio music every day



With the rise of content streaming platforms (like Netflix and Disney+), along with the rapid development in television technologies, it is no wonder why the number of people who tune into the radio each week is slowly declining. While radio continues to be the most dominant form of media consumption in some regions, TV/video and smartphone channels are expanding and not far behind the market leader. There are many great reasons why you should tune into radio music every day and some of these reasons might surprise you. Let’s check some of them out.

You hear local artists

If you’re someone who really likes getting behind local artists and bands, then tuning in to local radio every day is a must. Indeed, getting in touch with that local feel will ensure that you get to hear some of the best, most unique and chilled music talent ahead of everyone else. It can take a while for bands and musical artists to make it big on a national level, and even more so on the global stage. Every famous artist must start somewhere and, often, it begins with local radio stations.

Great way to find your niche

Another great benefit of tuning into local radio music is that you get to hear a wide range of different music styles. This allows you to glean and scope out what you like the most and then tailor your playlists and custom albums to include specific genres, bands, and styles.

It’s an awesome way to start your morning

Another fantastic reason to get behind radio music is it’s a great way to start your morning and day. If you’re currently slogging it through a 9-5 schedule, five days a week, then those early mornings can be a real grind. You’re probably tired, stressed out and want nothing more than to go back to bed for the rest of the day.

Thankfully, some chilled radio bangers are just what you need to get through those tough, yawn-inducing mornings at your workplace. Music is scientifically-proven to make you feel happier and improve your mood. So, if you’re ever down on a Monday morning, not wanting to get out of bed, just plug in your earphones for some radio-based motivation like this one.

Works well as a companion task

Getting through the week can be tough for money reasons. It could be because what you do can be monotonous or repetitive, or it could be the opposite – perhaps what you are doing is challenging and over-stimulating. Whatever the reason might be, listening to radio music can be a great way to detach yourself from your task and minimise your stress. It can also help you grind your way through something monotonous and disinteresting.

Listening to new music can make you more productive, as it stimulates different parts of your brain and senses. So, if you think your productivity levels could do with a boost, consider bringing your headphones into the office every day and listening to some radio tunes while working.

You’re supporting local businesses

At the end of the day, listening to local radio stations that play chilled, relaxing music means you’re supporting local bands, local businesses, and your local community. While most listeners tune into larger, more mainstream stations, the problem with this is you often need to wade through mainstream music before they’ll play something a little more indie or niche. If you love mainstream music, then this obviously isn’t a problem for you; however, if you’re a little sick and tired of listening to the same stuff repeatedly, consider making the switch to more local radio providers.



Die Hard’s Jeb Stuart to write ‘Assassin’s Creed’ Netflix series



Die Hard scribe Stuart has been tapped to compose Netflix’s live-action adaptation of Assassin’s Creed, Deadline has affirmed.

The task has been being development at Netflix since 2020 as a part of a content deal with with Ubisoft to develop live-action, animated and anime series dependent on the international bestselling video game franchise.

Since it first launched in 2007, the Assassin’s Creed franchise has sold in excess of 155 million games worldwide to become one of the bestselling series in video game history. It was adjusted as a feature with the 2016 Assassin’s Creed directed by Justin Kurzel and featuring Michael Fassbender. In 2017, Ubisoft flagged its arrangements for an Assassin’s Creed TV series.

Stuart most recently created Netflix’s Vikings: Valhalla, the sequel of History’s Vikings series. He likewise wrote Netflix limited series The Liberator and features, for example, Die Hard, Another 48 Hours and The Fugitive.

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Jack Black and Ice Cube to star in Sony comedy ‘Oh Hell No’



Jack Black and Ice Cube are joining for Sony satire Oh Hell No.

Black is in talks with star with Ice Cube in the project that follows the relationship of Sherman (Black) and Will (Cube) after Sherman falls in love with Will’s mother.

Kitao Sakurai, the filmmaker behind Netflix’s breakout satire Bad Trip, is set to direct from a script by Scot Armstrong (Old School), Tracy Oliver (Girls Trip), Jessica Gao (She-Hulk) and Rodney Rothman (Spiderman: Into the Spider-Verse).

Matt Tolmach, who worked with Black on the Jumanji films, is producing through Matt Tolmach Productions with Black and Roz Music. Brittany Morrissey is directing for the studio.

Black was most recently seen in theaters with Jumanji: The Next Level, and is set for the profoundly expected Borderlands include adaption, playing beloved character Claptrap. He is repped by WME and Sloane Offer.

Ice Cube, repped by WME, Prospect Park and Ziffren Brittenham, was most recently seen in Searchlight’s The High Note and is set for a Universal sci-fi feature from Wanted chief Timur Bekmambetov.

Sakurai’s previous credit includes directing and executive producing The Eric Andre Show for Adult Swim, and as of late coordinating scenes for the second period of FX parody Dave and BJ Novak’s upcoming series Platform. He is repped by UTA, 3 Arts and Schreck Rose.

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‘Ladies and Gentlemen’ : Mostofa Sarwar Farooki’s debut web series on ZEE 5



A virtual press conference for the revealing of Mostofa Sarwar Farooki’s debut web series “Ladies and Gentlemen” was held today at 4 pm. The ZEE 5 original series will premiere universally on July 9.

Director Mostofa Sarwar Farooki, producer Nusrat Imrose Tisha, and ZEE5 Global’s Chief Business Officer Archana Anand were available at the meeting. The cast, including Maria Nur, Pavel Areen, Tanvir Hossain, Mamunur Rashid, Tasnia Farin, Hasan Masood, Partha Barua, Alexey Kosorukov, and Iresh Zaker were additionally in participation, among others. The meeting was facilitated by Aisha Khan.

The online meeting started with a welcome address by Archana Anand. “The entire journey of Zee 5 has been about bringing out quality content for the audiences, especially based in India, Bangladesh, and Pakistan and so far the response has been overwhelming. With internationally acclaimed director Mostofa Sarwar Farooki joining this goal, I hope we will be able to deliver more towards our promise,” she said in her speech.

This was trailed by the trailer debut. The 2 minutes and 21-second trailer showcases themes of gender equality and social stereotypes in such manner close by taboos related with womanhood.

Then, the stage was given to Mostafa Sarwar Farooki to share his perspectives and presentation experience. “As an independent filmmaker by nature, I have always been in favour of theatrical releases. However, entertainment consumption has taken a different shape in this pandemic,” he said. “OTTs have become crucial for us in such a situation, and the experience has been amazing.”

A behind the scene video was displayed through screen sharing at the live conference.

Maker Nusrat Imrose Tisha played a fundamental role with regards to choosing the cast for this creation. “This is my second production and it’s a blessing to work with Mostafa Sarwar Farooki. However as a producer, it was a challenge, as he keeps improvising,” she shared. “However, he took my advice while selecting the cast, especially in the case of Partha Barua and Tasnia Farin, and the unpredictability led to a lot of excitement and thrill for me.”

The online event finished with an inquiry and answer meeting where the floor was available to columnists and media agents to speak with the productions group and cast of “Ladies and Gentlemen”.

Mostafa Sarwar Farooki, who is known as perhaps the most prolific directors of Bangladesh, has acquired international awards for his work throughout the long term. His forthcoming project, “No Land’s Man” is a predominantly English film, which will feature Indian superstar Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Bangladeshi singer turned entertainer Tahsan Khan.

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