Film music

Project head Mukta Bhatt and Drishyam Films founder, Manish Mundra. Photo: Aniruddha Chowdhury/Mint

Drishyam play

3 min read . 17 Nov 2017
Sahir Ludhianvi with film-maker Yash Chopra (centre) and music composer Ravi Sharma (extreme right). Photo courtesy Manohar Iyer <br /> (Sahir Ludhianvi with film-maker Yash Chopra (centre) and music composer Ravi Sharma (extreme right). Photo courtesy Manohar Iyer )

Remembering Sahir Ludhianvi

4 min read . 07 Mar 2015
Mangeshkar (left) and Bhosle set playback standards. Photo: Hindustan Times<br />

The girlish timbre

4 min read . 01 Jun 2013
Music arranger Master Sonic (in dark glasses, centre) during a Madan Mohan recording. Photo: Courtesy Swaraalap.com <br />

The DNA of film music

3 min read . 18 May 2013
Online platforms are resurrecting the power of radio. Photo: Thinkstock.<br /> (Thinkstock.)

All we need is radio ga ga

2 min read . 09 Sep 2012
<br />Voice test: Online platforms are resurrecting the power of radio. Photo: Thinkstock.<br />

All we need is radio ga ga

2 min read . 08 Sep 2012
<br />Parallels: D’Souza spends a lot of time in Texas (top) AFP; he likens Trisha Yearwood’s music to Hindi film music. Bryan Bedder / Getty<br />

Country road took me home

3 min read . 08 Jan 2010
<br />Desert song: Rajasthani folk music has inspired many hit ad tunes. Ramesh Pathania/Mint<br />

Jingles all the way

2 min read . 27 Nov 2009
<br /> Synthetic: Pitch correction sounds artificial. <br />

Pitch too perfect

2 min read . 13 Nov 2009