27 December 2013 ~ 3 Comments

13 for 2013 – The Year’s Best Music! (Bollywood)

My favorite music from 2013, arranged in no particular order. Titli (Chennai-Express) Once in a while, megastar Shahrukh Khan comes around with yet another mindless movie that reminds you of his Ram Jaane days (Yes, we haven’t forgotten). In Chennai Express, our Rahul is over 40 and relies mostly on repeating ad-nauseam scenes from Bollywood […]

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19 June 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Beats for Bangladesh

On April 24th a nine-story garment factory in the outskirts of Dhaka, Bangladesh collapsed. It is estimated that over 6,000 people worked in the building and as of today, the death toll is at 1,129. Approximately 2,500 injured people were rescued from the building. Brands and companies producing their clothing in the building included Benetton, […]

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16 January 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Best Songs from Bollywood – 2009

Want to try out new, ‘exotic’ International music and just don’t know what to listen to after seeing the gazillion Indian music albums out there? Well, here is a listing of some of the best songs from Bollywood in 2009, in my opinion. New York – Tune Jo Na Kaha 3 Idiots – Behti Hawa […]

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18 August 2009 ~ 0 Comments

EP – Waqt (Time)

Entity Paradigm, a Pakistani pop band, broke up quite a while ago. But not before delivering one of the most telling songs that I can relate to my life. this is how the story goes, in and out one minute u’re there, the next time runs out its a figure of speech as a matter […]

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03 April 2009 ~ 0 Comments

Ik Din Aayega – A Day Will Come – Jal the Band

Something from my favorite band, Jal. Dedicated to every person who lives their life in limbo and dreams of a better tomorrow. Translation Teri ankhein ab hoon gi na kabhi nam Your eyes will never cloud over with unshed tears Tu jo dekh le to bhula doon mein saray gham Whenever I see you I […]

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10 January 2009 ~ 0 Comments

Congrats to Slumdog Millionaire and A.R. Rahman!

It is celebration time for Bollywood and India. The top maestro A.R Rahman has won the Best Music Composer award for the unique background score for the movie ‘Slumdog Millionaire’. The 14th annual Critics’ Choice awards in America also had the movie ‘Slumdog Millionaire’ winning a total of five awards, with director Danny Boyle winning […]

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