Category Archives: Music

Inshallah…if it be Your will

A lovely song from Sting’s latest album called 57th and 9th has stirred up controversy like almost every other utterance by anyone anywhere these days Continue reading

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Something to Save

A fan’s tribute to the legend George Michael Continue reading

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A tribute to the Lizard King

Today, December 8th, is his birthday and what better day than this to ‘type’ down some thoughts about this poet, avid reader, song writer and singer Continue reading

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Arms of an Angel

I first heard the cover of Sarah McLachlan’s song Angel on the season 1 of Coke Studio India, produced by Leslie Lewis. But before I say more about that version here is a wiki on the original song. McLachlan wrote … Continue reading

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Lullaby

“Tum ho toh..gaata hai dil” crooned Farhan Akhtar from my iPod when my six year old daughter came and deposited herself on my lap. I hugged her and told her that I used to sing this song (from the movie … Continue reading

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Be still my beating heart…

‘Be Still my beating heart’ from Sting’s grammy nominated album, Nothing like the sun, is one of my favorite songs. Every┬áSting or I should say Gordon Sumner’s song says a story and most of his songs are actually beautiful poems. … Continue reading

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Abide with me

I first heard this lovely song in the TEDxGateway event in 2014. It was sung by Sonam Kalra & The Sufi Gospel Project. It was only much later did I look up the song on YouTube and was surprised to … Continue reading

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