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Indie Music from the First Half of November- Reviewed

Pragnya Wakhlu/ Akele Hi Sahi, Self- Released Six months ago, singer Pragnya Wakhlu released the English song Falling, which had

Indie Music from the Second Half of October- Reviewed

Prakash & Tubby/ A Prayer, self-released Known for his slide guitar skills, Bengaluru-based Prakash Sontakke sticks to vocals on ‘A

Indie Music from First Half of October- Reviewed

Jay Sean and Rishi Rich/ Nakhre, Break The Noise Records In the early 2000s, singer Jay Sean and producer Rishi

Indie music from the second half of September- Reviewed

Various Artistes/ The Thillana- Lalgudi 90, Self-Released To mark great Carnatic violinist Lalgudi Jayaraman’s 90th birthday on September 17, his

Indie Music from the First Half of September: Reviewed

    Jasmine Bharucha/ Fog Horn Blowing, Self-Released Old-timers would know Mumbai singer Jasmine Bharucha for her early 1990s album

Indie Music Releases from Second Half of August- Reviewed

    Mame Khan/ Sajaniya, Self-released Rajasthani folk singer Mame Khan has rendered some moving film songs, besides appearing on

Indie music releases from the first half of August 2020- Reviewed

Namo Fusion/ Ninnukori – The Unlock Version, self-released Last year, Mumbai band Namo Fusion released the album Namo, blending Indian

Indie Music Releases from the Second Half of July 2020- Reviewed

Besti/Sayam Qureshi and Mohit Manuja, SM Music This one is sure to impress pet lovers. In Bestie, singer Sayam Qureshi

Indie Music Releases from the First Half of July 2020- Reviewed

    Raghav Chaitanya/ Maangi Duaein, Merchant Records This is the first release of Merchant Records, a label floated by

Indie Music Releases from the Second Half of June 2020- Reviewed

  Prateek Kuhad/ Kasoor, Self-Released Here’s yet another reason to prove why singer-songwriter Prateek Kuhad is one of the best

Indie music releases from the first have of june 2020- Reviewed

  Tauseef Akhtar and Cheryl Balwani/ Rain, Asli Music Ghazal exponent Tauseef Akhtar has collaborated with singer Cheryl Balwani on

Indie music releases from the second half of May 2020- Reviewed

  Druv Kent/ Till We Meet Again, self-released With his pleasant voice and remarkable sense of composition, singer Druv Kent

Indie music releases from the first half of May 2020- Reviewed

Prashanth Srinivas, Swaroop Khan, Sukanya Purkayastha/ Thaare Bina, RagaHaus Music Composed by Prashanth Srinivas, ‘Thaare Bina’ is a smooth blend

Indie music releases from the second half of April- Reviewed

  Indian Ocean/ Akhiyan Udeek Diyan, Times Music Popular Delhi fusion-rock band Indian Ocean now releases its own take on

Indie music releases from the first half of April- Reviewed

  Sharat Chandra Srivastava/ No Passport Control, self-released Besides his solo projects, Delhi-based violinist Sharat Chandra Srivastava is best known

Indie Music releases from the second half of March- Reviewed

  Shreya Ghoshal/ Naa Woh Main, OnePlus Playback Over the past two decades, Shreya Ghoshal has undoubtedly been India’s most

Indie music releases from the first half of March 2020- Reviewed

    Sowmya Raoh- Yeh Hai Stree; self-released On International Women’s Day, singer Sowmya Raoh teamed up with some leading

Indie Music Review from the 2nd fortnight of February 2020

  A.R. Rahman/ You Got Me, Nexa Music Ace composer A.R. Rahman pumps up the jam on his new English

Indie music releases from the 1st fortnight of February- Reviewed

  In the first fortnight of February 2020, there have been some really soulful indie music released. The biggest come

Indie music for the second half of January- Reviewed

  Classic Kid Sid/ Na Jaane Main, Artist Aloud Last year, Classic Kid Sid, the brainchild of Siddhant Sharma, had

Indie reviews for Jan – 1st half

Bagga Khan Group and Syncopation/ Kashi, Anahad Foundation Here’s an interesting blend of Meghwal bhajan from Rajasthan with contemporary jazz.

Indie Music from the second half of December- Reviewed

Anupama Roy/ Imkaan, self-released Legendary Pakistani poet Faiz Ahmed Faiz wrote as much about protest as he did about hope.

Latest Indie Music from November 2019 – Reviewed

    Sandeep Chowta/ The Arrival, Namma Music Sandeep Chowta is largely known in Hindi film music circles for providing

Latest Independent releases- Reviewed

Mithoon ft. Arijit Singh and Asees Kaur/ Intezaar, VYRL Originals Probably the most hyped and marketed song of the year,

Latest independent music releases- reviewed

Latest independent music releases- reviewed by Musicplus

Latest Independent music releases- Reviewed

It’s got protest, meaning and depth. Clearly, Bengaluru rapper Brotha V’s ‘Vaishnava Jana To’ is one of the most hard-hitting songs in a while.

Indie music review from September 2019

  Divine/ Kohinoor, Mass Appeal The release of the film Gully Boy earlier this year helped expand rapper Divine’s audience

Latest Independent songs- Reviewed

Music Plus got the latest independent songs reviewed. We have six songs out of which some are brilliantly made and some, not so much. Read more

Latest Independent Releases- reviewed

Delhi Sufi-rock fusion band Advaita has been on the scene for around 15 years, releasing the albums Grounded In Space and The Silent Sea.

Independent releases from August 2019 reviewed

Independent releases from August 2019 reviewed Music Plus takes its pick of five top singles released in August NarendraKusnur

Independent releases from July 2019 reviewed

These days, in the Indian indie music scene, the focus is on releasing singles rather than albums or EPs, and ensuring their availability Read More

Malayalam music releases from the 1st and 2nd fortnight of February 2020

  February 2020 had a limited set of releases in Malayalam by its own standards. Trance (Jackson Vijayan), Ayyappanum Koshiyum

Malayalam Music Releases from the 2nd fortnight of January 2020

One can confidently say that the Malayalam film industry is one of the foremost when it comes to pushing the

Malayalam Music Releases from the 1st fortnight of January 2020 – Reviewed

  The last decade saw a huge leap in the quality of films coming out of the Malayalam film industry.

Malayalam Music from the 1st fortnight of December – Reviewed

The 2nd half of November hardly had anything to write home about. From that perspective, the 1st half of December

Latest Malayalam Releases- Reviewed

  It is no secret that the Malayalam film industry makes some of the best films in the country with

Malayalam music review from the second half of October 2019

The 2nd-fortnight of October was dominated by smaller film and non-film releases. Except for a single each from the Mammootty Read More

Latest Malayalam Releases- Reviewed

The film music releases in the first fortnight of October were mostly songs from films that had released singles in the last few weeks. Read more.

Malayalam music review from the second half of September 2019

The festive releases continued to flow through September 2019, for Malayalam film music. Manoharam (Sanjeev.T), Uriyadi Read More

Malayalam music review from the first half of September 2019

  As expected, the 1st half of September saw a lot of releases leading up to Onam on Sep 11.

Malayalam music review from the second half of August 2019

  The 2nd fortnight of August had limited releases in Malayalam. But with Onam round the corner we can expect

Malayalam music review from the first half of August 2019

A Carnatic musician who plays the Sitar and is also part of the Mewati Gharana lineage having trained under Pandit Jasraj for over seven years, Read more

Malayalam music releases from July 2019 reviewed

  True to the type of films the industry churns out, most of the music remains rooted and closer to

Tamil Music Releases from March 2020 – Reviewed

The expectations on March were quite high with summer holidays around the corner. Anirudh’s ‘Master’ and the 8 composer soundtrack

Tamil Music Releases from the 2nd fortnight of February 2020 – Reviewed

  The 2nd fortnight of February had a lot of surprises in store, starting with an ace director turning rapper

Tamil Music Releases from the 1st fortnight of February 2020

  The 1st fortnight of February had a lot to look forward to, with singles from star films, ‘Soorarai Pottru’

Tamil Music Releases from the 1st fortnight of January 2020 – Reviewed

    It is a new year and a new decade. The last decade had some decisive trends and it would be

Tamil Music from the 2nd Fortnight of December 2019 – Reviewed

  As the curtains draw to a close on the 2010’s, here is a look at what the Tamil music

Tamil Music of the 2010’s – Looking back at the key trends from last decade

  The decade that went by was exciting and puzzling in equal measure. Exciting, because of the bevy of talent

Tamil Music from the 1st Fortnight of December 2019 – Reviewed

  Two special talents made their film music debut during the 1st fortnight of December. The highly anticipated ‘Darbar’ that

Tamil music from second half of November- Reviewed

  The second fortnight of November offers an excellent assortment of tracks featuring a handful of debutants.this review features some

Latest Tamil Releases- Reviewed

  Tamil music releases in the first half of November had something for every kind of music lover. With an

Tamil music releases from the second half of October 2019

Despite the Diwali season, the music releases in the 2nd half of October in Tamil were quite limited, with Radhan’s ‘Adithya Varma Read More

Tamil music releases from the first half of October 2019

The 1st half of October was rather tepid with respect to new music releases. Apart from the complete soundtrack of Puppy. Read More

Tamil music review from the second half of September 2019

Apart from A.R.Rahman’s ‘Bigil’, that had a massive audio launch and Justin Prabhakaran’s ‘Nadodigal 2’ (the 1st single released in July),

Tamil music review from the first half of September 2019

Tamil music review from the first half of September 2019 Imman produces a solid soundtrack, for Pandiraj’s ‘Namma Veettu Pillai and many more

Tamil music review from the second half of August 2019

August 2019, especially the 2nd fortnight saw a spate of releases across languages and offer a fascinating concoction of genres.

Tamil music review from the first half of August 2019

  The music in the first fortnight of August revolved around relatively low key releases of which Siragu & Adutha

Tamil music releases from July 2019 reviewed

  Tamil music in July 2019, saw the precursor to 3 of the upcoming big star releases, Ner Konda Paarvai

Telugu Music Releases from the 2nd half of February 2020 – Reviewed

  The first half of February 2020 was rather quiet in terms of releases for Telugu music. The 2nd half

Telugu Music Releases from the 1st fortnight of February 2020

  After a rather listless January (barring ‘Jaanu’) one was hoping Telugu music to bounce back to form in February.

Telugu Music Releases from January 2020 – Reviewed

The first half of January was quite listless for Telugu music. The 2nd half fared slightly better thanks largely to

Telugu Music from the 2nd Half of December – Reviewed

  The Telugu music in the last fortnight of the decade that went by had quite a few prominent releases

Telugu Music from the 1st Half of December – Reviewed

  The Telugu releases in the 1st fortnight of December were very few in number. But most of the tracks

Telugu Music from the second fortnight of November 2019 – Reviewed

    The second half of November had a good number of releases. Thaman & Suresh Bobbili lead the pack.

Latest Telugu Releases- Reviewed

The releases in Telugu this fortnight, offer promise with Thaman.S leading the mix with some of the younger (in terms

Telugu music review from the second half of October 2019

  The 1st fortnight of October was rather disappointing with hardly any album or track warranting a mention and hence

Telugu music releases from the second half of September 2019

  If a Chiranjeevi movie is slated for release, it is hard to look beyond it in the Telugu film

Telugu music review from the first half of September 2019

  Apart from Anirudh’s Gang Leader and Mickey.J.Meyer’s Valmiki, that are sitting pretty on top of the charts in Telugu,

Telugu music review from the second half of August 2019

  These are interesting times for the Telugu music industry. Bahubali’s success has opened the gates to larger markets and

Telugu music review from the first half of August 2019

Telugu music releases in the 1st fortnight of August were mostly extensions of the releases in July, with one or 2 tracks read more

Telugu music releases from July 2019 reviewed

  Ever since ‘Bahubali’ happened there has been a constant effort by southern filmmakers to showcase their films to the

Decade end Gujarati music- Reviewed

  Year 2019 ended on a rather low note for Gujarati music industry as not many songs or albums released

Latest Gujarati Music- Reviewed

Music Plus reviewed the latest Gujarati music releases. From Leela Laher to Mane Jovi Tu Bahu Game all the songs are ranked and reviewed. Read More

Gujarati music review- Navratri Special

The season of Navratri has begun, and keeping the same in mind here’s a review of some of the Navratri Special Gujarati songs.

Latest Gujarati music- reviewed

Over the years, we have observed Gujarati filmmakers evolving in expressions. The change brought about opportunities for music directors. Read more.

Latest Odia Music- Reviewed

  Odisha’s musical background dates back to many decades where folk held roots. Today, the Odiya film industry or famously

Kannada Music Releases from the 2nd Fortnight of February 2020 – Reviewed

  The second fortnight of February was a mixed bag with some real highs and some that just fizzled out. There

Kannada Music Releases from the 1st fortnight of February 2020

  Sandalwood’s music releases in February 2020 featured mostly upcoming talents. ‘Shivaji Surathkal -The Case of Ranagiri Rahasya’ and ‘Malgudi

Kannada Music Releases from the 1st half of January 2020 – Reviewed

  The 1st fortnight of the new decade had limited releases for the Kannada industry. Dinga that released right at

Kannada Music from December 2019 – Reviewed

  We did not publish a review of the Kannada music for the 1st half of December, considering the releases

Kannada Music from the second Fortnight of November 2019 – Reviewed

  Katha Sangama and Babru were the two significant releases in Kannada during the second fortnight of November. The former

Latest Kannada Releases- Reviewed

  The first fortnight of November had a slew of releases that offered very little in terms of quality and

Kannada Music from second half of October- Reviewed

Music Plus reviews the Kannada songs that released in second half of October which generated enough interest and offered a bunch of nice melodies. Read more

Kannada music releases from the first half of October 2019

Kannada music releases from the 1st fortnight of October were limited and were mostly extensions of movies tat had singles released last month. Read More..

Kannada music releases from the second half of September 2019

The 2nd fortnight of September 2019, similar to the 1st half, had a lot of variety on offer with Gantumoote’s (Aparajith Sris) Read More

Kannada music review from the first half of September 2019

The Kannada releases in the 1st half of September are an interesting concoction of genres and moods. With no big-ticket films on view Read More..

Latest Kannada songs- Reviewed

    The Kannada film industry or “Sandalwood,” as it is lovingly called, churned 243 films out of 1776 films released

Bengali Music Releases from the second half of October- Reviewed

Commercial film songs have crowded out independent releases in the second half of October. While there is a potpourri of

Bengali Releases from the First Half of October- Reviewed

The first half of October is purely an immersion into the soft world of pop music centred around its favourite

Bengali Releases from the Second Half of September – Reviewed

The second half of September is dominated by film songs. Interestingly, the sounds have evolved from traditional formulaic efforts to

Bengali Releases from the First Half of September- Reviewed

  Commercial music labels are back in business again with a major festival around the corner, Durja Pujo. Surprisingly though,

Bengali Releases from Second Half of August- Reviewed

    The second half of August saw non-film music taking the trophy home. Also, there was no competition from

Bengali Releases from 1st Half of August –Reviewed

From a song disguised as an audio play to a devotional song released by a commercial music label, the first

Bengali Music Releases from the Second Half of July 2020- Reviewed

  It is not unexpected that the bulk of new songs coming out now will be about the ongoing pandemic

Bengali Music Releases from the First Half of July- Reviewed

  With the pandemic, artistes are resorting to making music from their own homes and relying on the magic of

Bengali music releases from the second half of June 2020- Reviewed

  Elegy- Borno Anonyo If given a proper ear, ‘Elegy’ is a quiet song that seeps into the very nerves

Bengali music review releases from the first half of June 2020- Reviewed

  Bol Megh – Suchetana Sinha  The best part about this soothing song by Suchetana Sinha is its ability to

Bengali Music Releases from Second Half of May 2020- Reviewed

Palacchi Kothhaye- Prithibi This stellar song by Prithibi is the mouthpiece for existing urban life which is bogged down by

Bengali music releases from the first half of May 2020- Reviewed

  Oi Je Jhorer Megher – Borno Anonyo  Borno Anonyo’s creations surpass the mere constructs of songs by including poetry,

Bengali music releases from the second half of April – Reviewed

  Khoda Tomar Meherbani – Saif Zohan  Revolutionary poet Kazi Nazrul Islam’s poems and songs landed him in trouble and

Bengali Music Releases from the first half of April 2020- Reviewed

  Gun Gun Gaiche – Arko Mukhaerjee  Arko Mukhaerjee never fails to surprise with his depth and understanding of the

Bengali music releases from the first half of March 2020- Reviewed

  Chupi Chupi – Neil Mukho  ‘Chupi Chupi’ sounds like something old and nostalgic calling out to our senses. A

Bengali music releases from the second half of February 2020- Reviewed

  The month of love was dominated by songs of love and sorrow and lovelorness, with the Bengali film industry

Bengali music releases from the first fortnight of February – Reviewed

  Though it is usually the Bengali film industry which churns out song after song, being the bigger figure in

Latest Bengali Releases- Reviewed

  Bengali film industry seems to be working round the clock, bringing out scores of songs for the incredible number

Bengali Music from the month of October- Reviewed

Music Plus reviews Bengali music from the month of October. From Bishorjon to Dana Vanga Pakhi’r Gaan, we’ve reviewed them all. Read more.

Bengali music review- latest releases

Here are the reviews from the latest Bengali music releases. Check out the new music release song reviews and many more. Read more

Latest Marathi Music- Reviewed

It seems to be a season of historical releases from the Shivaji Maharaj Era. After Hirkani’s Housefull feat Fatteshikast, has

Latest Marathi Music Reviewed

Over the years, Marathi music has been enriched with many traditional music forms. Ranging from bharud, lavni, gondhal, powada, Read More

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