Review – CokeStudio Season 8 Episode 5 #CokeStudio8

Hina ki Khushbu - is a song that all of us came across when we were big enough to know Noor Jehan. For most of us in India, we heard a version of it when Kumar Sanu sang this song in a Hindi film. The Song here is arranged rather well and you get the … Continue reading Review – CokeStudio Season 8 Episode 5 #CokeStudio8

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Music review – AB – An album by Abhijeet

ABLyrics - Sameer, AbhijeetMusic - AbhijeetTimes MusicINR 96 on iTunes  The album starts with Koi raja na thee rani with mellifluous singing by Abhijeet, exactly the way we remember him. The song has a quaint charm of the times gone by, when we used to look at the inlay cards of the cassettes to find … Continue reading Music review – AB – An album by Abhijeet

2 Ads (Not 2 states)

I keep searching for music. I am always looking for it. Recently came across two TV ads for phones with good music. 1. Samsung S4. They featured 'i dont care, I love it' by icona pop. The ad, as you can see here features a lot of guys pumping up themselves before an all important … Continue reading 2 Ads (Not 2 states)

Queen – Music Review

An abridged version of the review first appeared here http://www.timeoutmumbai.net/music/cd-review/album-review-queen Amit Trivedi teams up with the lyricst Anvita Dutt to give us the music of Phantom films’ Kangna Ranaut - Raj Kumar Rao starrer Queen. True to the film’s theme, London Thumakda starts in Punajbi celebration mood and Labh janjua doesn’t miss a single beat … Continue reading Queen – Music Review

Gangs of Wasseypur – Humnee ke chhori ke – lyrics & meaning

Like with the previous lyrics post, the credit of this post belongs only to  Varun Grover. Arguably the only song this year that touches the soul. A folk bhojpuri song that is sung by Deepak (a 14 year old boy) from Muzaffapur. The song features in Gangs Of Wasseypur. Read on...(English translation - in italics) ----------------------------------------------------------------------- … Continue reading Gangs of Wasseypur – Humnee ke chhori ke – lyrics & meaning

Agent Vinod – Music review

Jai Sri ram...I mean Sriram raghavan (Director of Agent Vinod) Anything he gets associated with gets a lot of attention and rightfully so. As much as I was excited to see the teasers of Agent Vinod, I almost took it for granted that the music would be just a fixture and not a main attraction … Continue reading Agent Vinod – Music review