RSSCategory: Songs With Substance

Songs With Substance : Ruk Jana Nahin Tu Kahin Haar Ke

| November 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

In this series that brings alive simple yet soulful songs with their value-enhancing, life-affirming interpretations, we bring you yet another evergreen song of hope and courage penned by Majrooh Sultanpuri in film Imtihan. Year 1974 : Film :Imtihan- Pramod Sharma(Vinod Khanna) plays an idealistic professor who takes on himself the onerous task of reforming a […]

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Songs With Substance : Yeh Jeevan Hai, Is Jeevan Ka

| November 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

This series brings alive Hindi Cinema’s timeless, simple yet soulful songs, with their value-enhancing, life-affirming interpretations. Year 1972- Film Piya Ka Ghar- A comic family drama it explored the difficulties of life in Mumbai in 70’s. The perennial problem of adjustments in the narrow confines of one room flats that still haunts an average mumbaikar […]

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Songs With Substance: Zindagi Kay Safar Mein Guzar Jaatey Hain Jo Makaam

| November 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

This series brings alive  the timeless, evergreen, simple yet soulful classic songs, with their value-enhancing, life-affirming interpretations. Year-1974. Film-Aap Ki Kasam. The film had one of the best music albums composed by R D Burman with lyrics by a lyricist-for-all-seasons Anand Bakshi. It’s the story about the relationships gone sour due to jealousy and suscpicion […]

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Songs With Substance: Kahan Tak Ye Mann Ko Andhere Chhaleingey

| October 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

In this series that brings alive simple yet soulful songs with their value-enhancing, life-affirming interpretations, we bring you an evergreen song of hope penned by Yogesh. Year 1979 : Film Baton Baton Mein:Set against the backdrop of Christian community this sweet n sour romance had Tony Braganza (Amol Palekar) playing a middle class bank manager […]

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Songs With Substance: Aey Bhai Zara Dekh Kay Chalo

| October 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

In this series that brings alive simple yet soulful classic songs with their value-enhancing, life-affirming interpretations, we bring you the inimitable Manna Dey’s heart-felt rendition of Life-as-it-is and not as-it-should-be philosophy penned so succinctly by lyricist Shailendra and richly composed  by Shankar Jaikishen. Aey bhai zara dekh kay chalo Aagey hi nahi peechhey bhi.. Year […]

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Songs With Substance: Sajan Re Jhoot Mat Bolo

| October 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

This series brings alive once again timeless, simple yet soulful classic songs, with their value-enhancing, life-affirming interpretations. Year 1966. Film-Teesri Kasam. A role of an innocent, simple, honest, rustic, good-at-heart character is not alien to Raj Kapoor but his performance in this film as a bullock cart driver Hiraman is unusual and intense.He in the […]

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Songs With Substance : Zindagi Kaisi Hai Paheli, Haaye!

| October 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

This series brings alive once again timeless, simple yet soulful classic songs, with their value-enhancing, life-affirming interpretations. Year 1971- Film Anand. Starring Hindi cinema’s first superstar Rajesh Khanna in the lead role. The film had soul-stirring music compositions by the poet and short-story writer in his own right, the master-blender of eastern and western music […]

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Songs With Substance – Main Zindagi Ka Saath Nibhaata Chala Gaya

| October 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

In the music space replete with badtameez dil, ishq kameena, ishq nikkamma, munni badnaam hui, sheela ki jawani, one just can’t imagine Hindi cinema had a glorious era of lyrics that skipped the surface and touched the soul. And it is unthinkable in present day Bollywood that there was a time when giants of lyricism […]

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