The only two movies Thomas Newman scored last year turned out to be among the year's most talked-about: "American Beauty" and "The Green Mile." They were also two singular experiences in Newman's…
Music or musicians were the focus of a raft of films during 1999 including "The Talented Mr. Ripley," "The Red Violin," "The Legend of 1900," "Music of the Heart," "Sweet and Lowdown" and…
A triumphant Roman general returns home to the sounds of a barbaric march and a choir chanting in Latin. An emperor throws a lavish party with a swing band performing. Two nasty punks play pool and…
There's a tension behind the rosy appearance of Oscar contenders in this year's best song category, which suggest an unusually strong range of styles and approaches.
With dozens of top-10 hits and earnings well into the millions, Diane Warren has given back to the community, contributing generously to several causes that are important to the songwriter.
They can cut an album, but can they cut it in the movies? That's what film music pros are asking themselves more and more these days, as a wave of musicians schooled in record-making are also scoring…
Trevor Dunn is amused by many aspects of Diane Warren: the "Millennium Babe" T-shirt she wore for a TV interview, "the bizarre room" she works in, the bird that flies around while she's working, her…
With an almost supernatural knack for writing hit tunes, Diane Warren is understandably overprotective of her vast catalog, a sentiment that led her to co-found music publishing company Realsongs to…
Matt Rader is expected to be named prexy of television and film, as well as all digital productions, at Paradise Music and Entertainment, insiders said.
Los Angeles edged Miami as the site for the First Annual Latin Grammy Awards.
Geffen Records has sued singer-actress Courtney Love and Eric Erlandson, the principal members of the band Hole, claiming that they are not entitled to walk out on a 1992 recording agreement, under…