Choose a provider to sign in, or to create a new NOWRUNNING account.
Please set your Channel Preference
* Setting Channel Preference will take you directly to the respective channel when you come in next time.
Oru Naal Iravil
Sri Balaji Mahima
Rajini Murugan (44)
Tharai Thappatai (3)
Azhahendra Sollukku Amudha (13)
Aayirathil Iruvar (15)
Thiruttu Rail (45)
Pasanga 2 (37)
Thanga Magan (16)
Promo - 01 - Eetti
Teaser- 01 - Azhahendra Solluk...
Dialogue Promo - 04 - Rajini M...
Dialogue Promo - 03 - Rajini M...
Dialogue Promo - 02 - Rajini M...
Dialogue Promo - 01 - Rajini M...
Song Promo - 02 - Rajini Murugan
Song Promo - 01 - Rajini Murugan
Teaser - 02 - Maalai Nerathu M...
Hey Umayaal - Song Promo - Urumeen
Trailer - Gethu
Trailer - Hello Naan Pei Pesuren
Urumeen Prediction Game Launch
Actress Bhanushree Mehra Stills
The Yellow Festival Short Film Screening
Anita Designer Studio Launches Brand New Store
Vidayutham Audio Launch
Vaanga Vaanga Shooting Spot
Nadigar Sangam Leader's Met Actor Suriya
Thennindian and Soorathengai Audio Launch
Enlighten Fashion Show
Actress Aishwarya Rajesh New Stills
Bobbys Bistro Christmas Cake Mixing Ceremony
Amresh Special Gallery
Kanda Naal Mudhal Music Review
Siddhu Warrier, Sep 12
Mon, 12 Sep 2005
Chennai, Sep 12 (IANS) If ancient Rome had its triumvirate, modern-day Tamil music industry has its musical trio. The first of them, Ilayaraja, has spread his wings far and wide and today mesmerises audiences across the globe. The second, A.R. Rahman, was an Ilayaraja acolyte with his own international audiences and appeal.
The third had risen over the years from being his famous father's not-so-famous son to being placed third in the musical rankings. Yuvan Shankar Raja, however, has now come out with "Kanda Naal Mudhal", an album that may place him right below the maestro himself.
The first track, "Kanda Naal Mudhal", sets the album off on a ripping start. It hits the spot as accurately as a Glen McGrath delivery. Or, shall we say that Yuvan gauges the pulse of the listener as well as Warne has understood the English batsmen?
The song has a strong Carnatic tinge. The only gripe that anyone can have with it is that Subiksha's vocals just fail to do justice to it.
The next two tracks, "Pani Thuli" and "Erimalai Naane", are reminiscent of the timeless melodies that his illustrious father once mesmerized the masses with. And thankfully, this time around, K.K. Shreya Ghoshal and the indisputably talented Shankar Mahadevan have done a great job.
Yuvan continues the good work with "Merke Merke", a melodious duet that will definitely remain in this reviewer's memory for a long time.
Yuvan has proven repeatedly that he is a master of melody - some of his songs are even more melodious than Rahman's. But, with the last track in the album, "Pushing it Hard", he proves that he can get his listeners grooving to some slick hip-hop with equal ease.
Move over, Harris Jayaraj, Yuvan's arrived!
New Music Reviews
Moondru Per Moondru Kathal
Neethaane En Ponvasantham
Kizhakku Kadarkarai Salai
Sillunnu Oru Kadhal
USA Theater Listings
India Theater Listings
Type the number you see in the image below.
Terms & Privacy Policies
INFOCON, LLC. All Rights Reserved.
Supported Browsers: Internet Explorer: Version 7.0 and above, Chrome, Firefox and Safari. Best viewed at 1024 x 768 resolution and above.