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2017 In Review

Noteworthy Movie Soundtracks From 2017

Ideally, a great movie soundtrack should be just as immersive as the film itself, whether as a result of a singular vision or good curation.
James Rettig | December 20, 2017 - 1:47 pm

The Week In Pop

So, How Are Fifth Harmony Holding Up Without Camila Cabello?

This year's MTV Video Music Awards did not generate a Miley Cyrus foam finger moment. Considering the historically low ratings, I'm not sure anyone even…
Chris DeVille | August 31, 2017 - 5:02 pm

Sounding Board

Get In Formation: Some Thoughts About The 2017 Coachella Poster

The arrival of the Coachella lineup is a big moment for music dorks for a few different reasons. For one thing, if you're making the…
Tom Breihan | January 4, 2017 - 1:49 pm

More Hans Zimmer stories

Radiohead’s Jonny Greenwood Nominated For Best Score Golden Globe

The nominations for the 2018 Golden Globe Awards have just been announced. Among the music-related categories, Radiohead's Jonny Greenwood has been nominated for Best Original…
James Rettig | December 11, 2017 - 9:19 am

Radiohead & Hans Zimmer – “(ocean) bloom”

A couple of months ago, we reported that Radiohead and the famous film composer Hans Zimmer were working on a new version of "Bloom," the…
Tom Breihan | September 27, 2017 - 8:52 am

Radiohead Rework “Bloom” With Hans Zimmer For Blue Planet II

Radiohead's The King Of Limbs opener "Bloom" is already a grand and sweeping piece of work, a song that builds high drama out of jittery…
Chris DeVille | September 14, 2017 - 9:53 am

Watch Hans Zimmer’s Coachella Debut!

The composer Hans Zimmer played Coachella (!!!) over the weekend, and he broke out memorable songs from various films he's scored, including songs from Inception,…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | April 17, 2017 - 10:53 am

Banksy Opens Palestine Hotel With Original Music By Massive Attack, Trent Reznor, & Flea

Banksy's latest project is the Walled Off Hotel, a fully functioning art hotel in the West Bank city of Bethlehem. With windows overlooking the wall…
Peter Helman | March 7, 2017 - 7:25 pm

Iggy Pop, Danger Mouse, Pharrell, Justin Timberlake Nominated For Golden Globes

This morning, the Hollywood Foreign Press Association unveiled the nominees for next year's Golden Globe awards. And alongside the expected glut of nominations for things…
Tom Breihan | December 12, 2016 - 9:15 am

Composer Apologizes For Suing Hans Zimmer

Last year, TV and film composer Richard Friedman sued Hans Zimmer for copyright infringement, claiming that the main theme to 12 Years A Slave ripped…
Peter Helman | August 25, 2016 - 7:42 pm

Grammys 2015: The Best GIFs, Tweets, & Videos

As exciting (?) as Music’s Biggest Night™ itself is, the real treasures are the countless GIFs, videos, tweets, memes, and other ephemera that will survive…
James Rettig | February 8, 2015 - 7:08 pm

Watch Trent Reznor, Danny Elfman, & Hans Zimmer Discuss Their Work In A Composer Roundtable

The Hollywood Reporter got some of the composers of the top films of the year together to talk about their craft. The panel includes Trent…
James Rettig | December 24, 2014 - 8:30 am

Watch Awesome Performances From The Simpsons Take The Bowl By Weird Al, Conan O’Brien, & The Los Angeles Gay Men’s Chorus

The Simpsons took over the Hollywood Bowl last night to celebrate their 25th anniversary and highlight some of the show's best musical moments. Weird Al…
James Rettig | September 13, 2014 - 11:43 am

Watch The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Crew (Kendrick Lamar, Johnny Marr, AraabMuzik, Hans Zimmer, Alicia Keys) Play The Tonight Show

The whole team it took to come up with The Amazing Spider-Man 2's lackluster pop single "It's On Again" performed on Fallon last night. Kendrick…
James Rettig | April 26, 2014 - 1:11 pm

Pharrell, Johnny Marr, & Hans Zimmer – “Here”

Pharrell produced Alicia Keys' Kendrick Lamar collab "It's On Again," the big first single from the soundtrack to the would-be summer blockbuster The Amazing Spider-Man
Tom Breihan | April 16, 2014 - 9:09 am
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