Pak band Strings parts ways after 33 years, fans say ‘thank you for all the music’


Popular Pakistani band Strings, who have been identified for huge musical hits like “Duur,” “Yeh Hai Meri Kahani,” and “Mera Bicchra Yaar” amongst many others, have referred to as it a day as the band posted a notice on Facebook asserting the finish of their journey as a collective.

The band shared on Facebook, “Hey guys. This post is a bit different from the usual. We have decided that today, 25/03/2021, is the day we graciously get to conclude STRINGS. The past 33 years have been incredible for both of us. It’s so rare to have the chance to be able to do things like this and we are infinitely grateful to all of our fans for making it possible. We hope you found it worthwhile as well 🙂 While the band technically may not be together anymore, both of us share an inseparable bond that will connect us no matter where life takes us. Thank you so much for everything.”

First fashioned in 1988, the authentic band members included Bilal Maqsood, Faisal Kapadia, Rafiq Wazir Ali and Kareem Bashir Bhoy, who fashioned Strings at their school farewell social gathering. The band noticed numerous ups and downs of their journey however have been largely beloved in Pakistan and India. They disbanded in 1992 however returned in 1999 with two of the authentic members – Bilal Maqsood and Faisal Kapadia and have been going robust since then. They had extra members over the years.

During the early 2000s, the band noticed an enormous fan following in India as nicely. Some of their tracks have been additionally included in Hindi movies like Zinda and Shootout at Lokhandwala.

The band’s final album Thirty launched in 2019.

As anticipated, the fans have been heartbroken after receiving the information and the identical was evident from their Twitter reactions.

Strings was one in every of the hottest bands of the sub-continent from the Nineties and 2000s and continues to get pleasure from an enormous fan following.


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