Musical Beginnings

I have started taking guitar lessons. Today was the first day, and I learnt the intricacies of holding a guitar and the plectrum right. Also where all the notes lie on the fretboard. I wonder how I never thought of learning before, since I have always been interested in music from childhood. I can tell… Continue reading Musical Beginnings

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jazz utsav

These guys are playing in delhi this sunday (30th nov) in the jazz utsav. I think I better get the tickets fast.

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jimmy jimmy?

You might have heard Mithun’s disco dancer number called ‘jimmy jimmy’. Now hear these: An inspired version from M.I.A. The original son T’es Ok by ottawan, from which bappi lahiri copied the tune (though he got the credit from the makers of ‘you don’t mess with zohan’). And our own jimmy jimmy

saturday night fever

Saturday night, at Max Mueller Bhavan with Smriti. Schaeben and Voss were ok, frankly a little amateurish, especially Schad Privat. On the other hand I have become a fan of East India company. Among the folk/fusion groups I have heard, they are the best. And folks at the Max Muellers know a thing or two… Continue reading saturday night fever

Wicked hour

Sundat evenings have always been sad for me. In anticipation of the monday morning blues :). Anyway i have found a balm which eases the pain. The wicked hour on 102.6 fm (delhi AIR rainbow), RJed by sunny. Awesome music. And very concurrent to my newly discovered hobby, of discovering new music. And I am… Continue reading Wicked hour