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Music Review - Ek Deewana Tha
A great offering from Rahaman!
Music Review: Agneepath
Ajay-Atul deliver a terrific soundtrack for this blockbuster remake of Big B's Agneepath!
Music Review: Jodi Breakers
Salim and Sulaiman have put together a track which is not bad though not their best.
Music Review - Kahani
Vishal-Shekar's new presentation is a classy track which makes for pleasant listening.
Music Review: In Memory Of Music Director Ravi
Ravi, also referred to as Bombay Ravi in Malayalam films, was a self-taught musician who really struggled to get a foothold in the music industry in Hindi films. He started off doing back up vocals for Hemant Kumar in Anand Math and then slowly made his mark as composer.
Music Review: Tribute To Joy Mukherjee
We offer a tribute to the hero Joy Mukherjee who was the hero of many a musical superhits.
Music Review - Housefull 2
Sajid-Wajid have created a youthful fun track in Housefull 2.
Music Review: Dangerous Ishhq
Himesh Reshammiya who once delivered 36 hits in a single year is back with something interesting.
Music Review - Ishaqzaade
Composer Amit Trivedi and lyricist Kausir Munir have come together to bring out a lovely romantic track.
Music Review: Shanghai
Shanghai is director Dibakar Banerjee’s latest political thriller scheduled to hit theatres June 8th. His earlier films Khosla Ka Ghosla and Oye Lucky Lucky Oye have been huge successes winning National awards and had pretty sharp and catchy music and background scores! Vishal-Shekar, riding on the wave of success of Kahani have composed the music for the film and also lent their vocals to some of the songs–both are equally talented vocalists as well as composers!
Music Review - Ferrari Ki Sawaari
Pritam who gave us such chartbusters as Dhoom and Race to present an interesting collection of songs in Ferrari Ki Sawari.
Music Review - Saguni
Saguni, a Tamil ‘masala’ political satire/pot-boiler with Karthi in the lead is due for release along with its’ Telugu dubbed version Sakuni on June 22nd in theaters worldwide. Young G.V. Prakash Kumar, (nephew of A.R.Rahman) is the music director. Prakash who is just 25 years old has been composing for films since he was 17 – the music of some of his earlier films like Kireedam, Aayirathil Oruvan, Aadukalam and the recent Mayakkam enna have had great response - Aadukalam in particular has some amazing music.
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In this Issue
|Bhai Baldeep Singh In Concert|
On December 8, the Anad Foundation presented Bhai Baldeep Singh in concert at the Koumantzelis Auditorium at Bentley University in Waltham. Bhai Baldeep Singh is true renaissance artist who has not only mastered his music, but has delved into past history to resurrect and preserve the origins of the musical pieces. [more]
On December 9th, volunteers of “Setubandhan,” under the guidance of Mr. Arun Chaudhari, facilitated a holiday gift drive. What was unique about this effort was that it was truly “hands on”. The volunteers, ranging from ages 6 to 16, were driven by adult volunteers to various stores. [more]
|Music And The Bhakti Movement |
Hindustani vocalist and music teacher, Shuchita Rao gave a unique presentation tracing the Bhakti movement in India through the works of composers from different regions of India. The event was held at the Dwarkamai temple in Billerica, MA on Dec. 15. [more]
|Beyond Domestic Abuse: A Survivor’s Story|
In the following interview Gul, a survivor of domestic violence, recalls her story with great courage. She wishes to give strength to the women from our community who suffer the crime of abuse in silence and live in constant fear.
|Youth Lead Honors Raj And Nalini Sharma And Celebrates Expansion|
On December 6th, Youth LEAD (Youth Leaders Engaging Across Differences) honored Sharonite’s Raj and Nalini Sharma for ten years of dedication to the Sharon-based non-profit organization. [more]
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