Category Archives: Music

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In the Silence

I was walking, in that silence,
And I saw you in that darkness.
I stood there, and I waited.
Oh, I waited. Yes, I waited.
In that silence, I saw you.
Oh my, how time has flown,
Once young, well, now we’re grown.
We’ve come far, more than they’ve known,
Let’s go home, now back to our own.
Can you take me to that moment,
Where we’re standing till time bent?
Let’s stand there, see the stars,
Hold hands, wait out the wars.
In that silence, let’s hold hands, wait out the wars.
(Soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/vijaydanielm/in-the-silence)
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Puffed Up Chest (Music only, Work in Progress)

A song I’d planned on working on for a long, long time.

Only 4 lines of lyrics are done.. –>
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With a puffed up chest and held up head,
You walked in through my door one night,
And let it loose.

As I hid behind the walls in fear and…
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Decided to release a crude version of the envisioned music today :)

Piriyum Neram (பிரியும் நேரம்)

A farewell song I co-wrote with a couple of friends back in high school in 2004. Sadly, we never performed it on stage. My first Tamil song :)

Dedicated to my friend, M.V. Karthik, we lost in an accident a few years back. :'(

பிரியும் நேரம்,
கண்கள் ஈரத்தால் காயம்.
மறுபடியும், என்று இந்தக் காலம்?

அழுதோம், தவித்தோம்,
உணர்வை இழந்தோம்.
மலைத்தோம், திகைத்தோம்,
துணையின்றி, வீழ்ந்தோம்.

இனிய கீதம் என்றும் பாடும்,
என் இதயம் என்றும் உன்னைப் பார்க்கும்.

(English Translation)
At this time we part,
Our eyes are wounds because of tears.
Again, when will this time come?

We cried, we struggled,
We lost all sense of feeling.
Stunned, surprised,
Without support, we fell.

Sweet songs, they will resound,
My heart will forever see you.