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Darbari Kanada

When OK Kanmani songs were released and I made my dad listen to Naane Varugiren, we started discussing how every few years one hit song in darbari kanada comes out somehow. 278 more words

Music

Thoughts on Moana (2016)

WARNING! WARNING!: What follows is a full and complete summary of the film with every kind of spoiler under the sun!!!! DO NOT CONTINUE if you have not seen the film and don’t want to know what happens!!! 1,206 more words

Films

Begada

The next raga in the series is Begada, a raga whose scale doesn’t conform to order. I always imagined ragas like Kamas and Begada to be these rebellious kids refusing to stand in line during school assembly. 229 more words

Music

Post 101, The Jackson 5 and and Got To Be There

Well this is embarrassing. After basking in the achievement of having just reached the momentous target of publishing 100 posts; after being incredibly grateful to my band of blogging buddies for leaving such great comments and finally; after telling everyone I would carry on for another 100 posts – I now have writer’s (or should it be blogger’s) block! 1,231 more words

1970s Songs

Marco Beltrami talks World War Z (2013)

Marco Beltrami talks World War Z (2013)

Wow, I haven’t done one of these in the longest time (would you believe I have about ten interviews in draft form that I’ve been sitting on for the last four months?), so hopefully I still remember how to do this :) Also, this is unbelievably my 500th post!!! 278 more words

Films

Pocahontas "Listen With Your Heart" (1995)

Pocahontas has been having some interesting dreams as of late. Actually she’s been having the same dream over and over again: she’s running through the woods when she comes across an arrow lying across the path in front of her. 494 more words

Films

Film Focus: Le Hérisson (Achache, 2011)

A return after a small, unplanned hiatus due largely to, well, time running away very quickly and not being able to fill said time productively (must try to remember my… 867 more words

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