Thaikkudam Bridge, a popular music band, has threatened legal action against the creators of the latest Kannada film “Kantara” for allegedly plagiarising their song.
Thaikkudam Bridge has issued a social media appeal to their followers to spread the word about the alleged copyright infringement.
“We want our listeners to know that Thaikkudam Bridge has nothing to do with “Kantara.” The unavoidable audio similarities between our IP “Navarasam” and “Varaha Roopam” constitute a flagrant violation of copyright laws “Thaikkudam Bridge penned this.
Before you continue reading, listen to both songs.
Navarasam – Thaikkudam Bridge – Official Music Video HD
Kantara – Varaha Roopam(Lyric Video)| Sai Vignesh | Rishab Shetty | Ajaneesh Loknath | Hombale Films
“From our perspective, the distinction between “inspired” and “plagiarised” is clear and unmistakable, and we will seek legal action against the creative team responsible for this.” There has been no acknowledgment of our rights to the content, and the song is being promoted by the film’s creative team as an original piece of work.
“We ask for our listeners’ help and encourage you to spread the word about it. Also, please encourage our fellow musicians to share and advocate for the protection of music copyright “the post stated.
The film ‘Kantara,’ starring Rishab Shetty and released on September 30, has received positive reviews. B Ajaneesh Loknath composed the music for the song Thaikkudam Bridge claimed to be a copy.