Month: November 2016

Paadi Vaa Thendrale

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 30/365 – Paadi Vaa Thendrale

Mudivalla Aarambam was directed by N.Moideen with Sarath Babu, Jothi and Rajesh in the lead. This song has interesting guitar progressions and flute interludes. Wish we had a good recording but...

/ November 30
Kungumam Manjalukku

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 29/365 – Kungumam Manjalukku

Liyakat Ali Khan is known for his fiery dialogues in movies like Pulan Visaranai, Captain Prabhakaran and Makkal Aatchi. He also directed Vijayakanth in a number of films, the most...

/ November 29
Enna sugamana

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 28/365 – Enna Sugamana

Garjanai has an interesting history. The movie was originally made in Malayalam with Jayan (Krishnan Nair) in the lead. Jayan passed away in a helicopter crash while shooting for Kollikalam....

/ November 28
Then Sumantha Mullaithana

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 27/365 – Then Sumantha Mullaithana

Song Then Sumantha Mullaithana Movie Kairasikkaran (1984) Director SSK Shankar Singer SP Balasubramaniam Actors Prabhu, Radha, Silk Smitha Lyricist Vairamuthu

/ November 27
Kaalan Kaathale

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 26/365 – Kaalan Kaathale

Thooyavan was a famous writer and producer during the late 70s and 80s. He wrote novels, short stories and also produced more than 80 movies in Tamil. His notable productions...

/ November 26
Maalai Karukkaiyil

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 25/365 – Maalai Karukkaiyil

After a couple of tributes, I have a simple duet for you (or is it?) – Needhiyin Marupakkam is from SA Chandrasekar stable. The path to Vijayakanth’s stardom and in turn...

/ November 25
chatriyan subhash

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 24/365 – Chatriyan Theme – Remembering Subhash

The Tamil cinema world forgets people, quickly. While India was mourning for Balamuralikrishna, Tamil movies lost a talented writer-director, K Subhash. K Subhash (born as Shankar Krishnan) started his career as...

/ November 24
Aayiram Kodi

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 23/365 – Remembering Balamuralikrishna – Aayiram Kodi

While your Facebook timeline is going to thrust you with “Oru Naal Podhuma” and “Chinna Kannan Azhaikkiran”, I am going to point you to a poignant song from Kavikkuyil, quietly....

/ November 23
Aattama Therottama

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 22/365 – Aattama Therottama

Aattama Therottama is the ultimate song in the genre of “conning the villain”. While Ramya Krishnan’s dance is amazing, it was Swarnalatha’s rendering that makes this song special. RK Selvamani...

/ November 22
Raathiri Poothathu

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 21/365 – Raathiri Poothathu

Dhayam Onnu is an interesting movie. One man organises a five-woman army to take down a criminal. This song is special as it was sung by Jikki. Probably, Arjun got the...

/ November 21