Friday, February 12, 2010
For years, Bollywood's sappy, over-the-top, romantic musicals drew audiences with colorful hand-painted murals on the old movie theaters. But digital printing presses have put many of the painters who created these murals out of work. In Delhi, one craftsman found new patrons for his movie-mural artistry: American ex-pats in love. Produced by Linda Blake.
Kabhi Kabhi Mere Dil Mein Khayal AataArtist: Lata Mangeshkar & MukeshAlbum: Bollywood: An Anthology of Songs from Popular Indian CinemaLabel: Silva America
Pyar Zindagi HaiArtist: Kalyanji AnandjiAlbum: Sitar Beat! Indian Style Heavy Funk Vol. 2Label: Guerilla Reissues
Aaj Ki RaatArtist: Asha BhosleAlbum: Rough Guide To The Music Of IndiaLabel: World Music Network
Duniya Mein Hum Aaye HainArtist: Lata MangeshkarAlbum: Soundtrack to the Bollywood film "Mother India"Label: Gramophone Company of India Ltd.