Potri Paadadi Ponne is a Tamil audio podcast that tears apart film song lyrics for the sheer fun of it!
Every week a song is picked & the hosts jump right in. There's also a weekly Q&A for the hosts to answer doubts ppl might have.
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Top 10 Songs of 2013 - Part 2
Which were the best songs of 2013? Which songs entered the heart and twisted the head and other organs within? In part 1, Ramc, Vaths, Ajay and Narsi embarked on a quest to find out the answers - http://ift.tt/1fEZHno In this 2nd part, they continue their quest. Tune in to see if your favourite songs feature in our list!
Q&A: Love & Heart. Why the connection?
Nenju - Kadhal. We all took this for granted. Till Dr. Vignesh, from the US of A questioned, why? Delivering answers from the depth of history, physiology, psychology and even meta physical mumbo-jumbo, Adithyan, Siddharth and Priya take us through a ride. Listen in. :) Host: Ajay; Questions: Dr.Vignesh & Mr.Sundarraman; Answers: Siddharth, Adithyan, Priya; Editing: Baskar
Top 10 Songs of 2013 - Part 1
Which were the best songs of 2013? Which songs entered the heart and twisted the head and other organs within? Ramc, Vaths, Ajay and Narsi embark on a quest to find out. Tune in to see if your favourite songs feature in our list! The second part with the top 5 songs coming up next week.
Q&A: Why does Kannadasan use "Kadikkum Thel" in Deivam Thandha Veedu? (Aval Oru Thodar Kadhai)
Was Kannadasan wrong in using "Kadikkum Thel" instead of "Kottum Thel"? What is the meaning of the lines "Unmai enna poimai enna... thaen enna... kadikkum thael enna.."? ask Kaushik. Our aasthaana follower, Priya Puratchimani, gives a clear and concise answer to this question. The upcoming question for our next episode is a tricky one though - why do lyricists always pick on heart when writing love songs? If you think you know the answer, let us know in the comments.
A Tribute to the Helmet Tribe - Urvasi Urvasi (Kadhalan)
Who or what is a helmet? What is the phenomenon or attitude that Vadivelu represents in this youth anthem? And find out why an aambalai feminist wants the movie Kadhalan banned throughout the world.
Understanding Bharathiyar: interview with a Prof from NUS
Dr.S.P.Thinnappan, a Tamil professor at National University of Singapore talks about the Nirpadhuve Nadappadhuve song from Bharathi. The professor interprets the song for us and takes us through Bharathiyar's intentions when he wrote it. Was Bharathiyar disillusioned with the world when he wrote this? Was Bharathiyar always an angry poet? Is he attacking someone's ideology through this song? This episode will answer all these questions for you. And here's our earlier episode discussing this song & the connections it has with Western philosophies & cinema - http://snd.sc/14oCBO7