Radio Mirchi 98.3 FM, the Mumbai’s hottest radio station yesterday premiered the electrifying music of ‘Matru ki Bijlee ka Mandola’ on Sunset Samosa with RJ Meera and RJ Suren. The songs were exclusively played on the station’s Mirchi Music Premiere platform, an initiative where the listeners get to hear songs on upcoming movie for the very first time on air waves. The dazzling lead pair of Imran Khan and Anushka Sharma along with one of the most talented directors in the industry today, Vishal Bharadwaj visited Radio Mirchi studio to unveil the music of their most awaited venture ‘Matru ki Bijlee ka Mandola’’. The evening was filled with fun and excitement as the terrific trio shared some interesting anecdotes from the movie while the foot-tapping songs were played on air.
Mirchi listeners got a full blast of the authentic Haryanvi culture on Tuesday evening as the glamorous stars chatted about the music, their fresh pairing, and the vivacious songs of ‘Matru ki Bijlee ka Mandola’. The vibrant and versatile team livened up the proceedings with their light-hearted banter and jokes. Anushka & Imran were in a jovial mood and even enacted some of the trademark dialogues from the movie.
Vishal Bharadwaj, the man who wears many versatile hats, thrilled the listeners as he crooned the title song ‘Matru ki Bijlee ka Mandola.’ Enjoying the occasion, Imran said, “The music of the movie is very unique and it will appeal to all our fans. Matru ki Bijlee ka Mandola’ and Khamakha are my favourite tracks.” He also jokingly said his favourite character in the movie was the item girl Gulabo. The gorgeous Anushka Sharma was super excited about the tattoos she got in the movie and quipped, “Bijlee is truly an exciting character. It was a lot of fun essaying the bold, straightforward aspects of her nature”.
‘Matru ki Bijlee ka Mandola’, next directorial debut of Vishal Bharadwaj is set in Haryana and flaunts a brilliant star cast with Imran khan as Matru, Anushka Sharma as Bijlee and Pankaj Kapur as Mandola. The story revolves around Matru's family, who has served Mandola for generations. Gulabi is a pivotal character in the life who smiles throughout. The movie is slated to release on January 11, 2013.
Tune into Radio Mirchi 98.3 FM to hear the pulsating songs of ‘Matru ki Bijlee ka Mandola’.