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Music maestro Ilaiyaraaja gives Stranger Things an Indian flavor

Ilaiyaraaja has collaborated with Netflix India to promote the new season of the American science fiction thriller 'Stranger Things'

A still from the video. Courtesy : @NetflixIndia.

Music maestro Ilaiyaraaja who is known in the Indian music world for his synthesis of Western musical nuances has teamed up with Netflix to give the show's opening music a spectacular makeover adding an Indian touch ahead of its new season release.

In a two-minute video posted by Netflix's official Twitter account, the critically acclaimed composer, vocalist, and songwriter has added depth to the track, evoking his distinctive orchestration technique and ability to utilize melodies across genres. The song video incorporates iconic 'Stranger Things' motifs and Illaiyaraja himself, who is depicted battling the chasm with his powerful music.

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