Rediscovery – October 2020

Featured art by Anureet Watta

In times of chaos, we remember the past—a little too sweetly—with a sense of nostalgia and an unending ache to re-live moments of tender glee. This list of songs hints at a time—not lost—but rediscovered. A call to our past which includes the dazzles of 2000s Bollywood music, crystal pop, a recollection of sonic atmosphere nearing the dawn of the internet and kitschy dance music. In a way, we are driving through the past holding on to it and finding ourselves at the onset of a bleak future. Going into this tunnel of rediscovery in the form of this collection of music, we want to conjure a feeling of time and love, semblances of which we lost this year; hoping for this set of tunes to piece together our fractured memories and our loud broken laps of laughter.

We hope you find a whole new rediscovered part of yourself in this playlist and we hope it lends you moments of lightness as you emerge anew.

You can listen to the entire playlist on YouTube or Spotify.

Mitwa performed by Caralisa Monteiro, Shafqat Amanat Ali, Shankar Mahadevan & Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy

Album: Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)

Indian Summer by The Doors

Album: Morrison Hotel 

Hips Don’t Lie by Shakira (feat. Wyclef Jean)

Album: Oral Fixation, Vol. 2

Kabhi Kabhi Aditi performed by Rashid Ali

Album: Jaane Tu…ya jaane na (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)

Guzarish performed by Javed Ali

Album: Ghajini (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)

Jai ho performed by Mahalakshmi Iyer, Sukhwinder Singh, Tanvi Shah & Vijay Prakash

Album: Slumdog Millionaire (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)

Stronger by Britney Spears

Album: Oops!….I did it again



Lost in my bedroom by Sky Ferriera

Album: Ghost

Oops!….I did it again by Britney Spears

Album: Oops!….I did it again

Ye Tumhari Meri Baatein performed by Dominique

Album: Rock on


Bure Bure and Boro Boro performed by Robert Uhlmarash

Album: Bluffmaster (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)


Koi Kahe Kehta Rahe performed by KK, Shaan, Shankar Mahadevan

Album: Dil Chahta Hai (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)

I Gotta Feeling by Black Eyed Peas



Poker Face by Lady Gaga

Album: The Fame

Drops of Jupiter (Tell Me) by Train

Album: Drops of Jupiter

Kay Sera Sera performed by Kavita Krishnamurthy Shankar Mahadevan

Album: Pukar (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)


Barso re performed by A.R. Rahman, Shreya Ghoshal & Uday Mazumdar

Album: Guru (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)


Viva La Vida by Coldplay

Album: Viva La Vida or Death and All His Friends

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