DO WE REALLY NEED DEVA'S PICTURE ON TFM PAGE'S OPENING PAGE?
Topic started by dey po as opposed to dey va (@ nico.pediatrics.sunysb.edu) on Fri Aug 6 01:20:43 EDT 1999.
All times in EST +10:30 for IST.
Dear Friends (The true music lovers) , All TFM administrators,
First of all I request the administrators "Please do not remove this thread" , if you decide you could modify the words,
now coming to topic, it is nothing against Deva personally, but TFM as we all know has really achieved lot of popularity right now, but one sad thing is that the opening page is devoid of few more popular and great technicians who contributed to TFM and has picture of this kind of technician (DEVA) who also has contributed to TFM but in different ways(almost degrading the TFM to the core) with gana songs, hard core shameless pliagarism of many tunes and cheating the true music lovers.
- From: S (@ netcache32.mot.com)
on: Fri Aug 6 02:19:01 EDT 1999
Why not ????
- From: CR (@ athm-209-218-xxx-237.home.net)
on: Fri Aug 6 02:36:46 EDT 1999
Ever heard of this thing called as "dhrshti". Deva's pic in TFM page or for the TFM itself is like Dhrshti.
- From: eden (@ 22.214.171.124)
on: Fri Aug 6 05:19:57 EDT 1999
I hope most DFers jump straight into tfmpage.com/forum (like me) and needn't see all the faces. Doesn't matter if it's there or not, IMO!
- From: S (@ netcache32.mot.com)
on: Fri Aug 6 12:22:45 EDT 1999
- From: Venkat (@ pg1proxy.pg.com)
on: Fri Aug 6 13:02:38 EDT 1999
yeah...as eden says, I have tfmpage.com/forum bookmarked..I dont even see the pics. Even if you just retained Deva and removed everyone else, I wouldn't know :-)
- From: rajaG (@ kcecfp01.sprint.com)
on: Fri Aug 6 17:11:43 EDT 1999
If you are reading this, could you please send me an e-mail. Sorry for the digression folks, but I thought this would be the thread where a digression would cause the least harm.
- From: aruvi (@ spc-isp-tor-uas-93-43.sprint.ca)
on: Fri Aug 6 17:25:54 EDT 1999
Can you elaborate on what you are trying to say by 'needn't see all the faces'?
- From: HIDUP deva (@ www.akinet.com.my)
on: Fri Aug 6 21:40:35 EDT 1999
appaedi enna DEVA senjitaru?
i m not a fan of DEVA..but the fact is he already given xplanation sooooo many times..that all the tunes that u guys said plagiarism...shameless plagiarism caused by the directors and producers.
- From: Srinath (@ abd138fc.ipt.aol.com)
on: Sat Aug 7 09:50:30 EDT 1999
Technically speaking, if Deva's picture has to be removed, then everybody else from Rod Stewart to Eric Clapton will have to be added. I think that's why the TFM Admin, in its infinite wisdom, has chosen to acknowledge the contribution of all these western artistes in the form of Deva !
- From: Madhan (@ 126.96.36.199)
on: Sat Aug 7 12:24:24 EDT 1999
PS: Srinath , a lot of things to share with you regarding the CSO-IR project- can you send mail to me ?
- From: STS (@ firewall.baan.com)
on: Sat Aug 7 16:25:03 EDT 1999
The is a stupid question. Deva gave too many good
numbers though he might have copied few. Unlike others he accepted that too. I recommend who ever put this topic, may remove that at once. It amounts to insulting a fair person. Try to see the positive aspect in life. It all depends. A good person see ones goodness....
- From: NaNbaN (@ 1cust77.tnt2.new-brunswick.nj.da.uu.net)
on: Sat Aug 7 20:46:22 EDT 1999
- From: Sangeetha (@ 188.8.131.52)
on: Sun Aug 8 05:09:05 EDT 1999
I admit that Devaji has copied many songs from other languages, but its only because of him that we can sing those songs easily in Tamil, like Dilbar from Caravan (Nee nadanthaal - Badshah) and En Anbe (Sayyoni - Junoon, a Pakistani group).He too in his own way has contributed Tamil cinema, making the music more common for the layman.
- From: NaNbaN (@ 1cust137.tnt2.new-brunswick.nj.da.uu.net)
on: Sun Aug 8 10:30:35 EDT 1999
If you Tame Deva as *only* copier then you don't what a music Industry is. It is very difficult to give a *popular* music.
Hiding the source is Genius. So Deva is not a genius. Nothing wrong in doing what you know... He knows his limitation and works the best. I don't see anything wrong with that. We have to re-visit what is quality?. I am sure Deva is giving *quality* songs.
And I am sure he is giving more than what the *dump* producer/director's want.
Not a fan of Deva,
I guess his lastest copy is Ricky Martin's "Inside....outside...." . Mon! I laughed at hearing the song.
- From: eden (@ 184.108.40.206)
on: Mon Aug 9 01:15:01 EDT 1999
By `all the faces', I simply meant `all the pictures', NOM! (Please understand it's too difficult to download graphics thru vsnl with a analog dial-up modem)
- From: thambiran (@ attcat.ds-us.com)
on: Mon Aug 9 01:30:37 EDT 1999
Deva is a very good Music Director inspite of his
copying. He has been consistent for several years
giving good enjoyable numbers.
Few people having access to internet and commenting
on Deva don't represent the whole mass of Tamilnadu.
People really enjoy his songs very much.
This week KUMUDAM's ARASU Kelvi-Padhil is an example.
Q. Raja-Rahman pOtti eppadi irukku ?
Haa haa Haa...
inga nadappathu one-man show.
athai nadathubavar Deva.
TFM organizers, please remove this unbiased
and uncalled for thread, Please. This thread dosn't
not at all reflects the STANDARD you have been maintaining.
- From: Srinath (@ mail.startec.net)
on: Mon Aug 9 11:41:10 EDT 1999
For those who would like to criticize/defend Deva's music -
- From: Padmanaban (@ cache-blr.ernet.in)
on: Mon Aug 9 14:52:24 EDT 1999
In my opinion, I feel someone like P.Suseela or S.Janaki is really more suited than Deva. He has a handful of good albums, but, to be in the hall of fame, sorry, he has to be more original.
- From: Dey Po (@ nico.pediatrics.sunysb.edu)
on: Tue Aug 10 00:30:34 EDT 1999
Dear Thambiran,and STS (neenga Annaran..a?for questioning before Thambiran)
well that is ur openion, and for your kind information we are in the discussion forum, meaning interchanging different openions/views/comments with out hurting any individual person's feeling. You do not have to show any anger or express your hard feelings about the standard of TFM Discussion forum or indirectly attack these higly enthusiastic, motivated, talented music lovers (TFM administraters)
"Few people having access to internet and commenting on Deva don't represent the whole mass of Tamilnadu. People really enjoy his songs very much." This is like saying few people do not represent the whole mass of Tamilnadu who worship(ped) Amma Jayalalitha as the Godess, and probably would continue electing/supporting such selfish ,spineless people.
We are in a discussion forum to appreciate, criticize people associated with tfm , SINCE WE PAY THEM, nOT JUST few hundred Rs by the so called few peoples but in Lakhs and perhaps in crores by the so called Mass of Tamilnadu.
The whole intention of this thread was to gather openions about unwanted recognition to some mediocre or even worse the not so talented Copy Cats, (as we pay these people not to cheat with copied songs but to give some enjoyment/PEACE/melody/and evoke emotions, diffuse our feelings while listening to their music= well this applies to people who really love music, and just for those who really enjoy "kothal savadi lady " kind of CRAPS.
Again this thread is not just targetted to attack DEva but to any such not really talented below average MD's , for you it looks like that ,but fortunately or unfortunately TFM opening page doesn'y have any other pictures of equally rated or the so called very good MD's.
Idule vera "Thenisai Thenral" nnu vera pattam < I hope this atleast is not from the so called Mass of Tamilnadu.
If you ask those so called Few people (in actuality any sensible music fan) Deva is no better than or may be less than many other new MD's,(having most no. of movies doesn't mean he/she is the best, also as quote in Kumudham giving consistently ???? good songs (kai koosudhu good song enum word type adikkum podhu) only reflects consistently the so called Mass people's taste and appreciation is deteriorating)
I mean TFM need not have to fill all other equally rated MD's pictures like VS, SAR, Bharadwaj,Sirpi,MM (mr.creams), and so many other lottu losusuks including our intermittent run of the mill Music Director turned directors like Bagyaraj... god knows who else, I feel some of the great musicians who significantly contributed to TFM are left out for ex:The great singer Jesudas, i really feel sorry, but you see if you go to the bottom of the opening page of tfm page it says "more than 1 million hits every month, more than 1000 new participants every day....Want to advertise kind of message; with this kind of amazing statistics are'nt we passing a wrong message about honouring some people who are not worth it or shouldn't we be spreading the message highlighting the talents of lots and lots of other ignored yet very talented people.
Guys when you enter a DF you should enter thinking we can learn lot of new things and give lot of information to others and this is the place we can voice our openions /judge our technicians associated with TFM and not judge the master technicians of TFM page server administration.
Edo idu maadhiri chinna chinna media moolamaavadhu konjam so called mass of tamilnadu voda ignorance maarthalaam inra nenappu yarukku irundaalum udane kaividavum, naanga Jaya amma /Lallu yaadav/Bangarappa ve than elect pannuvom na yaaru enna seyya mudiyum
Dear Administrators sorry for the little digressions but honestly they were not reflective of any political intention(I am one of those so called few people who hate each and every politicians ...the SOB's who are rottening our country for good) I plead appologies if this hurts any body's feelings, if the last few lines are unacceptable to the decorum of TFMDF , please feel to remove them and warn me.
Thanks to all, especially people who think this discussion is reasonable
Dayavuseydu pattam kudukkurathai niruthungappa Thenisai thenral .....,hum pathikkittu varudhu
- From: dey po (@ nico.pediatrics.sunysb.edu)
on: Tue Aug 10 00:34:42 EDT 1999
dear friends, sorry for few typos and grammatical errors, konjam neelama type adikkumpodhu erpatta mistakes
read as Not for those who really enjoy kothal savadi....
- From: Sumithra (@ integ-nantes-1-4-236.abo.wanadoo.fr)
on: Sat Dec 25 13:00:22 EST 1999
Thambiran: you are completly right. DEVA is N°1.
DEY PO: Sorry but you can't understand our feelings ( you are not enough mature).
The biggest fan of DEVA,
Sumithra from France.
- From: BRAINS (@ 220.127.116.11)
on: Sat Dec 25 20:42:53 EST 1999
DE PO(UNNAI MADAYAN ENDRU SOLVATHI THAPPILLI DA)
NEE ORU SARIYAANA MADAYAN.
UNAKKU VERA TOPIC KEDAIKALAYA?
UNNAPOLA PALA MADAYANGA INTHA THREADLA IRUKKANGA.
SORRY TO SEE GOD GIVEN BRAIN IS USED SO WASTEFULLY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
TFM SHOULD SCRAP THIS THREAD.
- From: BUTHI (@ 18.104.22.168)
on: Sat Dec 25 20:49:30 EST 1999
DEI PO (WHAT A SUITABLE NAME!)
UNNAIPOL PALA MADAYANGA INTHA THREADLA IRUKKANGA.
WHY CANT U USE THE GOD GIVEN BRAIN USEFULLY?
I SUPPOSE U WOULD LIKE TO SEE YOUR PICTURE IN THERE!
BUTHI KETTA MANITHANE ITHU UNAKKU THEVAYA??????
- From: Velaiyaththavan (@ 22.214.171.124)
on: Sat Dec 25 21:49:41 EST 1999
Great self-appraisal Buthi !! ( thought there was just a Velaiyaththavan, as per your posting we have mooLaiyaththavan too :-)(NOM)
- From: s.senthilkumar (@ 126.96.36.199)
on: Mon Dec 27 01:46:05 EST 1999
no need for deva's picture. this site is for great music directors like Raja sir or MSV sir not for xerox shop owners.
- From: eden (@ 188.8.131.52)
on: Mon Dec 27 05:13:22 EST 1999
I think the page has been modified & I don't think this guy's picture's around anymore.
bb: Suggest it's better to close this thread too...
- From: s.senthilkumar (@ 184.108.40.206)
on: Mon Dec 27 06:21:36 EST 1999
No need for Deva's picture. I think this site is for Great Music Directors. Not for great Xerox specialists.
- From: senthil (@ 220.127.116.11)
on: Mon Dec 27 07:04:42 EST 1999
- From: COPYCATDEVA (@ 18.104.22.168)
on: Mon Dec 27 12:48:59 EST 1999
Pls dont put's deva picture it is wasted pls put deva's son srikanth picture it's good
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