Koolmuzone

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Koolmuzone
Type of site
Music Blog
Owner Hamad Dar
Created by Hamad Dar
Website www.koolmuzone.pk
Alexa rank Increase 119,089[1]
1,920 (Pakistan)
61,849 (India)
Launched 2004
Current status Active

Koolmuzone is one of the leading[2] Pakistani music blogs started in 2004 by Hamad Dar.[3]

Content[edit]

Koolmuzone hosts music related news and allow newbie singers to get their music reviewed.[4] After the site established its base, veteran singers also started uploading their music here.[3] The other area this blog keep tabs on is the entertainment industry of Pakistan. It also reviews and updates about the underground music industry of Pakistan.[4] It almost everyday publish music and videos from these underground musicians.[5] Koolmuzone first came to limelight when it revealed Coke Studio, a Pakistani Music show's second season's lineup before the official release. As of 2012 the site attracts 350,000 to 400,000 hits a month[3] and currently ranks at 1,920 among Pakistani websites.[1]

Awards[edit]

Koolmuzone won the Pakistan Blog Award for best Music blog in 2010.[4][6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Koolmuzone.pk Site Info". Alexa Internet. Retrieved 5 August 2013. 
  2. ^ "Indo-Pak's best music websites". Dawn. 25 June 2012. Retrieved 5 August 2013. 
  3. ^ a b c "Music blogs: 'Social media is word of mouth on steroids'". The Express Tribune. 25 June 2012. Retrieved 5 August 2013. 
  4. ^ a b c "Facebook page of the day: Koolmuzone, for the love of music". The Express Tribune. 25 October 2011. Retrieved 4 August 2013. 
  5. ^ Manal Faheem Khan (31 January 2011). "A local telecom collaborates with some big-wigs of the music industry and brings forward Uth Records!". The News. Karachi. Retrieved 5 August 2013. 
  6. ^ "List of Winners". Pakistan Blog Awards. Retrieved 6 August 2013. 

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