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Sid Sriram sings for Ilaiyaraaja

Singer Sid Sriram is collaborating with maestro Ilaiyaraaja for the first time in Psycho, which is being directed by Mysskin. The news has already created a buzz among music lovers, for Sid Sriram is popular for his chartbusting songs in south Indian movies. His recent hit songs include ‘Inaye’ (Thadam), ‘Anthi Maalai’ (Monster), ‘Anbe Peranbe’ […]

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Back with a boom

Sri Murali is a happy man. The actor with hits such as Ugramm, Rathavara and Mufti, started with a bang in Chandra Chakori. He then had a series of flops till Ugramm, directed by Prashanth Neel, happened. The film was a blockbuster and was followed by hits such as Rathavara and Mufti. Now, he is […]

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The lucid state of Raveena

Beneath the saccharine R&B and soul croon of Indian-American singer Raveena Aurora’s début album, Lucid, there are vulnerabilities and uncomfortable truths. In the third track, ‘Stronger’, she sings these lines over a smooth, lilting beat: “I was so naïve/To think a man could be stronger than me”. The rest of the song maintains a similar […]

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The music in their heads

Shyam Sasikumar recollects his first open mic performance in the city as a scary one “It was in 2017 and I was shaking. Though I have done more shows subsequently, I am still not over my stage fear. But, now I know how to hide it in front of the audience.” This 19-year-old has recently […]