17 May 2006, 12:46
This is how my musical tastes and preferences evolved, in chronological order:
1)1979-1984: 0-5 Yrs. Old- During my early years, I listened to L.P. records of old Bengali songs mostly.
2)1984-1989: 5-10 yrs. old- Apart from those old Bengali records, I listened to records and tapes of Hindi and English songs, both old and popular music of those times. Among artists whose songs I liked include ABBA
, Michael Jackson
, Nazia Hassan
, Hemanta Mukherjee
, The Ventures
and many others whose names I can't recall now.
3)1989-1994: 10-15 yrs. old - During this period of my life, I'd discovered a wide variety of music. I developed a liking for euro-pop
, euro dance
and other similar music. Artists whose songs I liked include Madonna
, Pet Shop Boys
, Duran Duran
, Tears for Fears
, and many others.
4)1994-1999: 15-20 yrs. old - At this period, I'd discovered some more artists whose music I liked. Some of these include New Order
, Talk Talk