To date, The Great Gatsby‘s Jay-Z executive-produced OST has given us many listens from glam principals delivering sumptuous/cinematic fare. Roll call: Originals from Florence + The Machine, Lana Del Rey, the xx, and an Amy Winehouse cover from accutely accented duo André 3000 & Beyoncé, which sounds like an xx song. Now you can hear [...]
Archive | May 2, 2013
Given the fact that the Flaming Lips have been a band now for more than thirty years, it’s hard to imagine a time without the presence of Wayne Coyne. As one of the most omnipresent and reliably chatty frontmen in rock music, Coyne is seemingly everywhere, all the time. Between the Virgin Mobile television commercials [...]
Will Hagle is singing “One Day” in honor of Mac Daddy. There is a Dizzee Rascal song called “H-Town” and it’s not about East London’s Hackney neighborhood. The hook consists of Dizzee repeatedly saying “I’m rolling round / H-Town / Texas man don’t hold me down.” It features Bun B and Trae and it was… Continue reading »
LA indie disco quartet WALLA made waves last year with their single “Rising Tide,” which racked up over 100,000 plays on SoundCloud. Now they’re back with “No Time,” the first glimpse of their forthcoming Nature EP. This diverse ensemble – hailing from far flung locales including Korea, Brazil, El Salvador and Indonesia – has a [...]
The 2013 NYIFF is holding screenings at Tribeca Cinemas and NYU’s Skirball Center through May 4th.