Ali Sethi's magnificent tribute to this golden classic was released some days ago and thanks to a dear friend for pointing me to this. Haunting - is probably an understatement but then that's what Ali Sethi does - Always making us miss the correct word to describe what we feel because his singing lies somewhere … Continue reading Chann Kitthan Translation
Hello to everyone who is reading this blog. Yes I am talking to you Maa papa! (because apparently no-one else does) If you have somehow by mistake stumbled here then don't waste your time with reading anything on this blog. Instead, as a token of love for stumbling here (even if it is because you … Continue reading Have you checked out Fanoos yet?
Very rarely do I come across an album that makes me happy about doing the review. Call it a recco post if you will, but this album is something you must not let go without giving it a listen. Track wise review below. This review first appeared here https://moifightclub.wordpress.com/2015/06/20/music-recco-ajab-ishq-maati-da-by-harpreet/ and My B.B.C. review appeared here … Continue reading Music review – Ajab Ishq…Maati da by Harpreet
The review for Dum laga ke haisha will take time and will most probably go online on B.B.C. Web on Feb 27. Meanwhile, you can hear the songs here and see the music credits below (because we must know who is behind the awesomeness or who to blame if things go wrong! 🙂 ) ...This … Continue reading Dum Laga Ke Haisha – Music credits
It was 10 Sept 2006 I sat with Jagjit Singh to 'learn ghazal singing'. Bangalore. Pardon my silly writing, but going through some old stuff, found these 2 pages and wanted to share it with you. Happy birthday in advance, Jagjit Singh. And when you are done looking at the pics, listen to this
Whenever I travel for work, I cannot NOT listen to GhazalJit Singh. While listening to one of the albums today, I wondered why some of the best albums of Jagjit Singh aren't present in most of the playlists (which normally start with 'Tumko dekha to ya khayal aaya' and stop at 'Hoshwalon ko khabar kya' … Continue reading In Search…Of Jagjit Singh
Right! Time for the another song lyrics and and it's meaning from the album Gangs of Wasseypur...This one, as a little birdie tells me, is a personal favorite of the pen magician (Varun Grover) who has to be credited for the song and for all the posts in this blog on Gangs of Wasseypur The … Continue reading Bhoos ke dher mein – Lyrics and meaning – #GangsOfWasseypur