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Filmy music: Current situation

June 19, 2012


I am a big fan of Hindi film music (not a fan of the term Bollywood). Of late the choices are huge , the names are big but somehow the zing is missing. Lot of new music directors, singers are popping up but somehow the formula is getting repeated. Today’s formula (for the past 3-5 […]

The conundrum of being an Indian

January 8, 2012


The past 6 years of my life in US I tried recreating India and Indian culture there. I thought had I been in India I would have done this and that and thus I tried my best in US. Be it for festivals or eating Indian food or preparing Indian food or watching Indian TV […]

Should I watch escapist movies

November 6, 2011


I am always confused. Should I watch escapist or meaningful movies. I cringed when I watched escapist (or so called Masala movies in Indian film industry) but I got severely affected when I watched sensible and serious movies. A week back I watched Ra.One a masala superhero movie from India which for me was a […]