Given his age, Nico Muhly has developed quite an impressive repertoire. The 27-year-old Columbia U. graduate and Juilliard-trained composer cut his teeth working side by side with Philip Glass on…
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Director Gabriele Muccino was searching for a uniquely lonely sound for the score of Will Smith vehicle "Seven Pounds." He found it on his brother's iPod, which happened to contain a number of songs…
Asked whether he is Hollywood's only editor-composer, John Ottman replies: "I have to be, because no one else is crazy enough to do this!"
Comicbook movies always seem to need a lot of music. But it need not always be heroic, or even action-oriented. For "The Spirit," Frank Miller's adaptation of the Will Eisner strip, composer David…
It's unlikely that J.D. Souther's return to recording after a 24-year absence is going to change anyone's impression of the soft-rock pioneer, but it may well lead to a reassessment of the second…
"Dark Streets" may have been a low-budget enterprise, but it boasts a high-profile lineup in its soundtrack, thanks to the persuasive powers of composer and music supervisor George Acogny, who…
Director Michael Patrick King wanted something especially big for the closing credits of the "Sex and the City" movie version. And with "All Dressed in Love," sung by the film's co-star Jennifer…
For Danny Boyle's "Slumdog Millionaire," A.R. Rahman didn't have to compose as much as he would for a Bollywood film, since the songs worked as the score.
Jeremy Piven will abruptly end his run in Broadway's "Speed-the-Plow," after missing Tuesday evening's performance and a Wednesday matinee.
Indian DVD giant Moser Baer Entertainment will handle the homevid releases for the next 25 Hindi movies delivered by Disney's partner in India, UTV Software Communications.