Netflix’s The Archies has launched its first track ‘Sunoh,’ that includes Dot (Aditi), Agastya Nanda, Khushi Kapoor, Mihir Ahuja, Suhana Khan, Vedang Raina and Yuvraj Menda. The Archies is a coming-of-age musical following the lives of the city’s favorite set of youngsters by filmmaker Zoya Akhtar.
‘Sunoh‘ is a track created by the ingenious duo of Ankur Tewari and The Islanders, lyrically woven by the maestro Javed Akhtar and the younger and gifted Dot, harmoniously carried out by Tejas Menon and Shivam Mahadevan. Sunoh helps viewers to immerse into the thrilling world of The Archies, introducing the characters of the movie.
Veteran lyricist and author Javed Akhtar stated “Writing ‘Sunoh’ was like unlocking a time capsule of the 1960s’ rock and roll era. It’s a musical experience that bridges the past and present, celebrating the enduring essence of this iconic period through melody and lyrics. Being a part of ‘The Archies’ has allowed me to rediscover the magic of an era that has deeply impacted generations.”
Filmmaker Zoya Akhtar, stated, “With ‘Sunoh’ we wished to encapsulate the teenage soul of the 60’s. ‘The Archies’ is a celebration of that period. The track needed to evoke simplicity, nostalgia but additionally a insurrection and idealism that would resonate with Gen Z at this time. Ankur and The Islanders are rock n’ roll boys at coronary heart in order that they nailed it.
Ankur Tewari stated, “The music of ‘The Archies’ is a heartfelt tribute to the timeless rock and roll era, a sonic journey that captures the spirit of a musical revolution. Through our compositions, The Islanders and I, aimed to resurrect the electric energy and vibrant rhythms of that iconic period, offering listeners a chance to relive the magic of a musical era that remains etched in the hearts of generations.”