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Songs Of Yore Hindi film songs of the 1930s to the 1960s.

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Songs Of Yore · 1W ago

Shamshad Begum with 3G

A tribute on Shamshad Begum’s 98th birth anniversary (14 April 1919 – 23 April 2013), and  wishing the readers a very happy Baisakhi, Vishu, Bihu and Tamil New Year. Shamshad Begum has been ...
Songs Of Yore · 3W ago

Some unique good good songs

If you think there is a glaring mistake in the title of this post, you have to blame Mumbaikar8 for it. She only gave me the idea for this post. Don’t ask me what is her good name, please. I...
Songs Of Yore · 1M ago

Best songs of 1948: And the winners are?

On our journey back in time to review the best songs of the year, as we reach 1948 we are entering the Vintage Era characterised by a great variety of full-throated female singers. Lata Mang...
Songs Of Yore · 1M ago

“Whose father’s what goes?”

Wishing the readers a very Happy Holi with some songs of brazenness Once a casual acquaintance, but who had a way of showing great familiarity, visited me. He started discussing something ve...
Songs Of Yore · 1M ago

Film songs in classical ragas (11) – The evocative duo: Mand and Shivranjani

Guest article by Subodh Agrawal (When Subodh came back after a long hiatus with his post on Bihag, he had promised us that he would now be more regular. He keeps his promise with another exc...
Songs Of Yore · 2M ago

Hundreds of shades of Pyaar

Wishing the readers a very happy Valentine’s Day with guest article by Shalan Lal (Today on Valentine’s Day, love is in the air everywhere. Love of mushy messages; of roses and chocolates; o...
Songs Of Yore · 2M ago

Flowers bloom in Bollywood

Guest article by DP Rangan (Someone suggested a post on flower songs, Hans offered to compile a list of such songs, and our man of many flowers, the evergreen and eternal romantic, DP Rangan...
Songs Of Yore · 2M ago

The three distinct phases of OP Nayyar’s career

A tribute to OP Nayyar on his 10th death anniversary (16 January 1926 – 28 January 2007) by guest author Ravindra Kelkar (After I had written on OP Nayyar’s best songs for Mahendra Kapoor, R...
Songs Of Yore · 3M ago

Film Songs Based on Classical Ragas (10) – Bihag and its family

Guest article by Subodh Agrawal (Subodh makes an appearance as a guest author after about two years, of which I am responsible for a few months in scheduling his article. He makes up for it ...
Songs Of Yore · 3M ago

Forgotten Composers Unforgettable Melodies (11): Dilip Dholakia

Dilip Dholakia? D. Dilip? Dilip Rai? – A Singer or A Music Director or A Music Arranger? A tribute to Dilip Dholakia on his 6th death anniversary (15 October 1921 – 2 January 2011) by guest ...