Manikarnika Music review

You can listen to the music review here. What got cut out was my part on the song sung by Parsoon joshi. It is a terribly sung song, where the tune and Prasoon are going in such opposite directions, it will make you feel east and west are  next door neighbors, the same row of … Continue reading Manikarnika Music review

Sultan – Music review (Text + Audio link)

Music in a Salman Khan film is always a delicate affair. The composer(s) job is to give a good thump, but not excessive rhythm because then bhai would have to dance and that is not his strongest point. While doing this, the composer should also give ‘full on’ emotion to the album. Let’s see if … Continue reading Sultan – Music review (Text + Audio link)

Sarbjit – Music review

This review first appeared on Quint - http://www.thequint.com/entertainment/2016/05/04/music-review-sarbjit-aishwarya-rai-randeep-hooda-richa-chadda-arijit-singh-amaal-malik You can also listen to my music review of Sarbjit on B.B.C. here - http://www.bbc.com/hindi/multimedia/2016/05/160513_bbc_music_review_vm.shtml The makers of Sarbjit have a solid subject and a star at the helm to make it a substantial film, however they decided to take things up a notch by adding music that tries too hard … Continue reading Sarbjit – Music review