On ‘Shauq’ and Songs that Undo Us

By Anandi Mishra (Cover image: Dust storms in Delhi, Raghu Rai, circa 1986) Ki aankhon mein teriRaat ki nadiYeh baazi toh haari haiSau feesadi Lately, all of us mortal beings (at least the Hindi film buffs) have succumbed to the cascading waves of melancholia that Amit Trivedi’s latest, and so far his best, Hindi music […]