Hindustani raag and hit songs

Saroja Devi in ‘Panathottam.’ MSV based a number of film songs on the rare Bilaskhan-i-Todi. (This is the concluding article of the two-part story on MSV and his favourite Hindustani raag...

The world danced to his music

Suganthy Krishnamachari remembers how MSV’s songs helped her during tough and happy times.   There was a time when music in Tamil films was a perfect fit for the lyric, which was a perfect fit f...