EXPECTATIONS This one actually throws a pleasant surprise. Typically when it comes to independent films one can’t really be sure of the kind of music that they would offer. However in case of Bombairiya there is some effort that has actually been put into creating some pleasant music. Arko is brought on board along with…

EXPECTATIONS Rohit Shetty films are traditionally not known for their music. At best, the soundtrack of his action-comedy entertainers are functional and they solve the purpose of keeping the narrative going. Hence, one expects the same from Simmba as well which has Tanishk Bagchi getting his biggest break when it comes to composing most of…

EXPECTATIONS There was a time when a Rajshri film was special and its music was much awaited as well. However, of late the production house has slowed down its operations, at least when it comes to feature films. Their last biggie was Prem Ratan Dhan Payo and now they are coming up with Hum Chaar…

EXPECTATIONS Manikarnika – The Queen of Jhansi is a dream project of Kangana Ranaut and she has given more than a year into making this happen. While it is expected that the film would have the much required scale, canvas and grandeur that the subject necessitates, the same is expected from music as well which…

EXPECTATIONS Music of an Emraan Hashmi has to be special. However, since Why Cheat India is more of a concept based film that deals with education nexus, one doesn’t really have much of an idea around what to expect from the entire soundtrack. Multiple composers, lyricists and singers come together to create half a dozen…

EXPECTATIONS Since Thackeray is a biopic, one basically expects situational soundtrack for the film which would basically glorify the subject in question, Balasaheb Thackeray. Composers Rohan-Rohan [Rohan Pradhan and Rohan Gokhale], who had earlier composed a couple of songs for Sanju [‘Main Badhiya Tu Bhi Badhiya’, ‘Bhopu Baj Raha Hai’] are the composers for Thackeray.…

EXPECTATIONS When it comes to a horror affair, good music always helps in aiding awareness around it. Moreover, the director here is Bhushan Patel and his Ragini MMS 2 had chartbuster music. One expects at least a functionally good score in Amavas which has multiple composers and lyricists coming together. MUSIC It’s the sound of…

EXPECTATIONS When Zoya Akhtar announced Gully Boy with Ranveer Singh, there wasn’t much known about what the film would bring on screen. Hence, it was surprise galore for the audiences when Ranveer Singh’s rap number introduced the film through a teaser. Now after catching hold of the soundtrack there is another big surprise in store…

EXPECTATIONS When the very title of the film is based on a chartbuster from the 90s, you expect the overall soundtrack to be melodious. Thankfully, there is just one composer-lyricist team for this Vidhu Vinod Chopra and Fox Star Studios production and hence you expect certain consistency from Rochak Kohli and Gurpreet Saini. MUSIC R.D.…

EXPECTATIONS It is in fact surprising to find a soundtrack for Sonchiriya. Yes, director Abhishek Chaubey has incorporated music in his earlier films like Ishqiya, Dedh Ishqiya and Udta Punjab. Still, with the Chambal setting of Sonchiriya, you don’t quite expect music in there. However, Abhishek has done that by bringing on board composer Vishal…