ApunKaChoice.com
site  movies  celebs  music  news  showtimes  user  
Hello, Stranger Login | Sign up
ApunKaChoice » Article » Ishqiya - Music Review
 

Ishqiya - Music Review

Freakiya
By Usha Lakra
Mon, Jan 04, 2010 13:01:02 GMT
 

Ishqiya - Music Review Ishqiya
A rustic setting, two hooligans and a temptress village belle: Ishqiya is not a stereotypical flick that comes out of Bollywood every now and then. Producer Vishal Bharadwaj and director Abhishek Chaubey’s film has seven tracks and all the songs promise something that is unusual, unique and definitely offbeat.

Creating sensational drama for the movie through the songs is poet Gulzar, who, with composer Vishal, has given some of the memorable tracks to us in the past. Let’s unwind and tune into the ‘Ishqiya’ mode.

With a catchy riff of a guitar that has more of a Spanish feel to it, starts the song Dil Baccha Hai. The experimental Vishal knows how to mix western music with Indian. The song, predominant in retro feel, is not only a good creation but a terrific one that grips you right away. So is it dil sa koi kamina nahi? Sings Rahat Fateh Ali Khan.

Churrr, Furrr, the song Ibn-E-Batuta quickly takes you to the sprawling open fields and a village locale. The number has small anecdotes and is sung by the versatile twosome Sukhwinder Singh and Mika. Must say the song’s universal appeal is because of these two singers. The funny Furrr and the comical Churrr not only stab you with energy but also makes for a good laugh. Yeehaw!

When the man is here, his better half can’t be far behind; Rekha Bharadwaj makes an entry to the album with a quasi ghazal, Ab Mujhe Koi. The slow number is a passionate rendition about broken dreams and life’s longing. Well, after a long time one gets to hear a ghazal-like song in a movie album. Thumbs up!

Rekha again, but this time it’s a raga-based classical song. Not an earful for those who just listen to songs for fun, but Badi Dhire Jali is something that ranks high on quality. The song is essentially a fusion, classical with slight western touch, the percussion is impressive and it’s better than Bidi Jalaile.

Something for disc goers, Dil to Baccha Hai remix with Clinton Cerejo fits the bill of good remixes, so does nucleya remix of Ibn-E-Batuta. And if you think that you had enough of Churr and Furrr, the remix version of Ibn-E-Batuta by Jackie V glides on. The three remixes thus balance the soundtrack’s offbeat mood, giving it a contemporary, more Bollywood, feel.

‘Ishqiya’ songs march to a different beat.

Rating: 7/10
Chance Pe Dance - Movie Slideshow
 
Ritesh Deshmukh set to marry Genelia D’Souza
YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE
Kareena Kapoor learns Punjabi for ‘Udta Punjab’ with Shahid Kapoor
Kareena Kapoor learns Punjabi for ‘Udta Punjab’ with Shahid Kapoor
Will Kareena Kapoor say yes to Shahid Kapoor-starrer 'Udta Punjab'?
Will Kareena Kapoor say yes to Shahid Kapoor-starrer 'Udta Punjab'?
'Bang Bang' versus 'Haider': Trade experts balk at comparison
'Bang Bang' versus 'Haider': Trade experts balk at comparison
Movie Review: 'Dedh Ishqiya' is no great shakes but worth a watch
Movie Review: 'Dedh Ishqiya' is no great shakes but worth a watch
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: Hilarious, uber cool ‘Ted 2’ trailer!

Tamannaah, Ravi Teja at ‘Bengal Tiger’ mahurat

'Chakravartin Ashok Samrat' launch

Karisma Kapoor launches Masala King Supermarket

Ayushmann Khurrana watches ‘Hawaizaada’ with wife Tahira Kashyap

Rohit Shetty with 'Khatron Ke Khiladi 6' contestants

Richa Chadda, Surveen Chawla watch ‘Khamoshiyan’

Jr. NTR, Kajal Aggarwal at 'Temper' audio launch
Wallpapers 

Khamoshiyan Wallpapers

Bombay Velvet Wallpapers

Priyanka Chopra Wallpapers

Dolly Ki Doli Wallpapers

Baby Wallpapers

Sharafat Gayi Tel Lene Wallpapers
Hot Celebrities 

Vivek Oberoi

Shraddha Kapoor

Asin
New Movies 

Hawaizaada

Khamoshiyan

Foxcatcher
Videos 

Hrithik Roshan, Katrina Kaif sizzle together in song 'Meherbaan'

'Finding Fanny' song 'Shake Your Bootiya'

Sonam Kapoor grooving to the party anthem ‘Abhi Toh Party Shuru Hui Hai’

Hrithik Roshan and Katrina Kaif wow in ‘Bang Bang’ song video 'Tu Meri'

Shahid Kapoor in the 'Haider' song ‘Bismil’

‘Raja Natwarlal’ song ‘Namak Paare’ featuring Emraan Hashmi, Humaima Malick


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