ApunKaChoice.com
site  movies  celebs  music  news  showtimes  user  
Hello, Stranger Login | Sign up
ApunKaChoice » Article » Music Review: 'Talaash' songs have electronic flavour
 

Music Review: 'Talaash' songs have electronic flavour

Electronic flavour rules 'Talaash' soundtrack
By Bhaskar Pant (IANS)
Wed, Oct 31, 2012 12:23:18 GMT
 

Music Review: 'Talaash' songs have electronic flavour
Talaash music review; Music Director: Ram Sampath; Lyricist: Javed Akhtar; Singers: Suman Sridhar, Vishal Dadlani, Sona Mahapatra, Ravindra Upadhyay and Ram Sampath; Rating: ***

Ram Sampath, who entertained music lovers with the quirky and peppy numbers in Delhi Belly, has composed for Talaash five original tracks and one remix, with the lyrics being penned by Javed Akhtar.

The album starts with a bang with a jazzy and groovy number "Muskaanen jhooti hai", crooned by Suman Sridhar, the voice behind hit tracks "Hawa hawai" and "Khoya khoya chand" in the film "Shaitan". She paints a sexy and suave picture with the track, which features Kareena Kapoor. The composition is neat with some fine experimentation, and the singer gets the number kicking.

Next up is "Jee le zaraa". It is edgy thanks to Vishal Dadlani's distinct baritone and high-pitched voice, which provide the song good energy, duly combined with a technically sound composition with great beats. The lyrics, penned by Javed Akhtar, are easy on the ear. It also has a remixed version, with a quicker pace. It tries to reverberate club energy with good techno and thrashing beats. However, when compared to the original, it fails to captivate the listener beyond a point.

"Jiya laage na" brilliantly mixes elements of Indian classical and electronic music. Sona Mahapatra and Ravindra Upadhyay are good behind the mike. Despite the positive energy, the song just tries too hard to fit in one particular genre, and in the end, it fails to get a position anywhere. Something's amiss here, a vital ingredient that could have made this track a hit with the listeners.

Retaining the electronic flavour is "Hona hai kya", which has Ram Sampath himself behind the mike. The song builds up nicely and has a dark kind of feel around it. The lyrics are effective and manage to hook the listener. It would be interesting to see how it has been used in the film.

Rounding up the album is "Laakh duniya kahe", a rock ballad sung by Ram Sampath. It tugs right at the heartstrings with romantic lyrics, coupled with the singer's soothing voice. The chorus too is nice with good use of instruments like drums and the guitar to get the desired result.

Overall, the soundtrack is not out-of-the-box, but the overdose of electronic music doesn't bother either. Thus, it's an album which may not top the charts, but some songs could definitely make their way into many people's personal playlists.
Revealed: Anushka Sharma’s character in ‘Jab Tak Hai Jaan’
 
Watch: New ‘The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2’ clips
YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE
Pix: Hrithik Roshan, Aamir Khan, Alia Bhatt, Sidharth Malhotra clicked at Karan Johar’s house party
Pix: Hrithik Roshan, Aamir Khan, Alia Bhatt, Sidharth Malhotra clicked at Karan Johar’s house party
Saif Ali Khan's daughter Sara not interested in films: Kareena Kapoor
Saif Ali Khan's daughter Sara not interested in films: Kareena Kapoor
Aamir Khan, Shahrukh Khan brought together by Kabaddi
Aamir Khan, Shahrukh Khan brought together by Kabaddi
‘Singham Returns’ song: Kareena Kapoor, Ajay Devgn feel 'Kuch Toh Hua Hai'
‘Singham Returns’ song: Kareena Kapoor, Ajay Devgn feel 'Kuch Toh Hua Hai'
Tags :
,
,
,
comments powered by Disqus


 
Now Trending : Salman Khan | Shahrukh Khan | Ranbir Kapoor | Aishwarya Rai | Katrina Kaif | Kareena Kapoor | Priyanka Chopra | Poonam Pandey | Sherlyn Chopra | Alia Bhatt | New Hindi Movies

Photo Galleries 

Watch: Akshay Kumar, Tamannaah fooling villains in song ‘Teri Mahima Aprampaar’

Pix: Jay Bhanushali gets cozy with Sasheh Aagha in 'Desi Kattey'

Pix: Hrithik Roshan, Aamir Khan, Alia Bhatt, Sidharth Malhotra clicked at Karan Johar’s house party

Watch: Thrilling ‘Before I Go to Sleep’ trailer starring Nicole Kidman, Colin Firth

Lakshmi Rai, Shawar Ali, Zulfi Sayed on the ramp

Manisha Koirala launches Sagoon

Zarine Khan pays obeisance at Golden Temple

Sonam Kapoor, Fawad Khan promote ‘Khoobsurat’ on EKLKBK finale
Wallpapers 

Bang Bang Wallpapers

Huma Qureshi Wallpapers

Entertainment Wallpapers

Kick Wallpapers

Raja Natwarlal Wallpapers

Priyanka Chopra Wallpapers
Hot Celebrities 

Kajal Aggarwal

Hrithik Roshan

Shruti Haasan
New Movies 

Kick

The Grand Budapest Hotel

Hate Story 2
Videos 

Hrithik Roshan, Katrina Kaif in Bang Bang teaser

Action-packed 'Singham Returns' trailer

Deepika, Arjun, Dimple, Pankaj and Naseeruddin in 'Finding Fanny' trailer

Emraan Hashmi as a conman in ‘Raja Natwarlal’ trailer

Akshay Kumar versus dog in ‘It's Entertainment’ trailer

Akshay Kumar, Tamannaah groove to song ‘Veerey Di Wedding’


Copyright © ApunKaChoice.com
ApunKaChoice.com : Latest Bollywood News, Bollywood Movies Reviews, Bollywood Wallpapers
privacy policy
Partner Sites : Sports - CricketZone - IndiaExpress.com [ Mobiles Festivals Bikes Cars ] - CardWeaver

photo gallery - new movies - celebs - wallpapers - the celeb A-Z - News & Gossip - Music - Video - Hot Topics
Anushka Sharma - Katrina Kaif - Kareena Kapoor - Priyanka Chopra - Deepika Padukone - Sonakshi Sinha - Aishwarya Rai - Poonam Pandey - Sherlyn Chopra
Salman Khan ( Bigg Boss 6 ) - Shahrukh Khan - Shahid Kapoor - Hrithik Roshan - Aamir Khan - Ranbir Kapoor