The death of rock ‘n’ roll’s voodoo doctor4 min read . 22 Jun 2019
- Dr John’s death on 6 June at the age of 77 marked the demise of the most important envoy of the treasured musical tradition of New Orleans
- In his six-decade-long career, he drew out the best of that city’s musical genres and culture—jazz, blues, funk, boogie-woogie and voodoo.
It’s the end of the road for the sacrifice saga6 min read . 22 Jun 2019
- The ballad of the sacrifice of the Gandhis holds the Congress party together, but it doesn't get them votes
- The narrative of sacrifice has been overtaken by the BJP's model of aspiration
Dear Diary, so, this is what I have done4 min read . 21 Jun 2019
Reading early blogs was like watching ‘Prozac Nation’ in Tirunelveli