The soundtrack for Putham Pudhu Kaalai captures the essence of a sinewy amalgam of modern pragmatism and old-world indubitability.
This is the composer's best year so far, with respect to the deserved appreciation and the quality of music produced. Seethakaathi is as wholesome an album as '96 is.
The quality and the quantity of output in Tamil film music over the last two months is remarkable. We had some of the year's best songs from several composers including Govind Vasantha, Santhosh Narayanan, Dibu Ninan Thomas and AR Rahman.
A conversation with Govind Menon on music, film choices, and one of the year's biggest soundtracks, '96.
This month's playlist features two tracks by Amit Trivedi from his highly anticipated OST for Manmarziyan and Thaikuddam Bridge’s Govind Vasantha excellent composition for 96 among a selection of international and Indian indie releases.