Madhan Karky

  • Music Review: No 'DK Bose' in music of 'Settai' March 4, 2013

    The soundtrack of 'Settai', the Tamil remake of the adult comedy 'Delhi Belly', doesn't have the cuss words and expletives of the original. The songs are catchy, hilarious and, most importantly, short. Each song is less than four minutes, and therefore holds the attention of the listener. The opening track 'Agalardhey...
  • Translated real life friendship for 'Settai': R Kannan January 31, 2013

    Chennai: Southern director R Kannan says he translated the real life friendship of his lead actors to make the upcoming comedy 'Settai', a Tamil remake of Bollywood film 'Delhi Belly'. The movie features Arya, Santhanam, Premgi Amaren, Anjali, Hansika Motwani and Nassar in key roles. "Arya, Santhanam and Premgi are good friends...
  • Kadal: Why audio was released before scheduled date? December 18, 2012

    The audio launch of the film 'Kadal' has created waves around the world already. Sony Media Entertainment, who hold the audio rights of the film created a record on December 16 by releasing the album two days ahead of it's official release day. The popularity of the two promo songs...
  • Tamil film 'Vetri Selvan' music review: High on Melody November 20, 2012

    Mani Sharma, who is currently basking in the success of two back-to-back hits in Telugu, has finally taken out time to compose music for a Tamil album titled 'Vetri Selvan', which has a very archaic feel in its overall composition with occasional trendy tunes to impress all sections of the...
  • Video: Madhan on 'Thuppakki' and 'Mattrraan' songs October 16, 2012

    The lyricist, research associate and film dialogue writer Madhan Karky talks about the songs of the biggest releases of the year, 'Thuppakki' and 'Mattrraan'. ...
  • Madhan wrote his 100th song for Tamil film 'Settai' August 18, 2012

    In less than two years he started his journey as a lyricist, Madhan Karky has penned 100 songs. It all began with 'Irumbile oru idhayam...', a chart buster in Superstar Rajinikanth's 'Enthiran' in 2010. And now, one of the songs he has penned for 'Settai' has turned out to be the...
  • 'Thuppaki' title issue result still awaited July 19, 2012

    The 'Thuppaki' title has still not resolved! The hearing has been pushed from July 16 to July 19. A teaser will be unveiled only once the title has been finalized. Remember the makers of 'Kallathuppaki' filed a case against Thuppaki as their similar titles might mislead the audience. The court...
  • 'Love Failure' director Balaji Mohan ties the knot July 16, 2012

    Director Balaji Mohan, who struck gold with his debut in Tamil, 'Love Failure' ('Kadhalil Sodhappuvadhu Eppadi' in Tamil), recently tied the knot with his childhood sweetheart Aruna. Attending the wedding were directors Balu Mahendra, Balaji Shakthivel, Lingusamy, writer Madhan Karky and actor Sidharth, who featured in and co-produced the filmmaker’s debut. ...