2 States (2014) – Music review

Reproducing this from Timeout Bombay's archives which they couldn't afford to keep going on the web. I can afford it so here it is 🙂 2 states is based on chetan bhagat’s masala novel of the same title. The music is done by Shankar ehsan loy and the songs are penned by Amitabh Bhattacharya. Offo … Continue reading 2 States (2014) – Music review

CityLights (2014) – Music review

Posting this from archives. Music – Jeet Gannguli Lyrics – Rashmi Singh National award winner RajKummar Rao teams up yet again with director Hansal Mehta in Citylight, which is an Indian adaptation of British film "Metro Manila". Muskuraane ki wajah is sung by Arijit Singh and the ‘romantic’ version of the same has a nice … Continue reading CityLights (2014) – Music review

CokeStudio Season 7 Episode 6 – Review

After a break, CokeStudio Pakistan's Season 7 resumes! Chaap tilak - When names like Abida parveen and Rahat fateh ali Khan appear in the same song with CokeStudio Pakistan's iconic backdrop, you do expect a lot. This is of course, if Rahat fateh ali Khan is not in his 'done to death Bollywood singing avatar', … Continue reading CokeStudio Season 7 Episode 6 – Review

CokeStudio Pakistan Season 7, Episode 1

Yes, I gave in to the temptation to write about CokeStudio pakistan, Season 7, Episode 1 First, some background. If you have time to kill, you can check previous posts in this blog about CokeStudio pakistan. I have been blamed as being a bit 'too pro pakistan' when it comes to CokeStudio Pakistan. I have … Continue reading CokeStudio Pakistan Season 7, Episode 1

Humnasheen – Ghazals by Shreya Ghosal

Shreya Ghosal has teamed up with Deepak Pandit to give us a ghazal album Humnasheen. The album starts with Ye Aasman. With rich music arrangement (that remains so throughout the album), this ghazal is treated like a typical ghazal and that's a relief. The ghazal has just the right amount of 'thehraav' that you come … Continue reading Humnasheen – Ghazals by Shreya Ghosal