Tuesday, October 27, 2020

Music

The music of the movies, by composer Sandeep Chowta

“My life has been about making movie music for the last 25 years,” says composer Sandeep Chowta.His latest album, From the Cinematic Vault Vol....

The music of the movies

“My life has been about making movie music for the last 25 years,” says composer Sandeep Chowta. His latest album, From the Cinematic Vault...

Singer Krish turns composer, gets a song bank ready

Krish has been having a rather interesting musical practice for a while now. He would re-watch an old Tamil film and mute the music...

Composer-singer Job Kurian pays tribute to his great-grandmother in his new music video ‘Kaalam’

 A token of gratitude is how singer-composer Job Kurian looks at his new single ‘Kaalam’ (Time), which celebrates the memory of his great grandfather’s...

Finding calm in chaos with Raja Kumari

“I feel like my songwriting is prophetic,” says Raja Kumari, about her latest single ‘Peace’, that was released last week. A laid back R&B...

Season of global collabs: Indian musicians on how the lockdown has made way for virtual shows with international stars

Rock icon Bruce Springsteen sounded both hopeful and despondent when he recently talked about how the pandemic was affecting him. “The toughest thing about...

Ennio Morricone: Adieu maestro

Hearing the strains of music as the opening credits roll while watching The Good, the Bad and the Ugly is one of my fondest...

Tribute to V. Sethuram, a patron of arts

V. Sethuram, president of the Indian Fine Arts Society, one of the oldest music sabhas of the city, passed away on July 4. It...

‘Gharana does not matter if an artiste is good at what he performs’

It’s been more than six decades since Pt. Hariprasad Chaurasia began his career — as a typist at the Additional District Planning Office in...

Chennai musicians turn to online jams and collaborations during lockdown

“Swat Kats and Johnny Quest had the coolest cartoon tracks of their time. The Swat Kats track can exist on its own, it doesn’t...

‘I thought I was singing only the scratch track’: Nakul Abhyakar on ARR’s ‘Thumbi Thullal’ single

Nakul Abhyankar was surprised to learn that his voice was going to be retained for ‘Tumbi Thullal’, a single from the Tamil film Cobra,...

Chennai Super Kings’ birthday tribute to Dhoni features a song by Chennai’s indie musicians

“Chennai Super Kings usually reposts fan-made works on social media. My friend and I had jammed, and we pitched it (the song) to them,”...

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