Monsoon Jukebox III

The third and final installment of the monsoon jukebox comprises of independent songs about rains over the years. So the first song to feature in today’s list is Ab ke sawan aise barse[1] with semi classical undertones sung by the husky voiced Shubha Mudgal. It is a song that reflects the unadulterated joy of dancing…

Monsoon Jukebox II

This Friday I am back with my favorite monsoon playlist starting from the early 2000s. The first song to feature in today’s list is probably one of the best situational songs that pay a tribute to the rains to have ever adorned the silver screen; Ghanan Ghanan[1] from Lagaan composed by AR Rehman, written by…

Monsoon Jukebox I

Since it is the second week of June, the monsoon is officially here. I have meticulously listed out all my favorite songs that celebrate rain over the years. I had been overwhelmed initially at the prospect of doing so I thought I am under an obligation to start with the black and white era. I…

Wake up Sid : New girl in the city’s tribute to the city of dreams

Around two weeks back, I had my first interview since the fiasco in Kolkata. It was for a research-based profile based in Mumbai. Though Mumbai would never be the same place it was for me with all my friends having passed out from T.I.S.S. two years back, I prepared for the interview with nervous anticipation….