Posts Tagged ‘soundtrack’
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 1 is the biggest movie in the world right now, so it only makes sense that the music from the film is doing well. However, it’s not Lorde’s contribution to the film, “Yellow Flicker Beat,” that’s surprising people on charts everywhere: it’s Jennifer Lawrence’s rendition of the film’s song “The Hanging Tree.” Sang by her character Katniss, it happens in a pivotal moment in the movie, making it one of the year’s most searched-for songs.
Not one, not two, but three tracks for Divergent! Ellie Goulding shines on the track listing for the upcoming film inspired the famous young adult novel, with two songs from Halycon Days as well as a new cut on the soundtrack. The new track, entitled “Beating Heart”, just dropped today, and the soundtrack itself will be available for purchase on March 11th.
For a sneak peak of the upcoming film Safety Not Guaranteed” (from the makers of Little Miss Sunshine) check out the film’s original theme song, written by Ryan Miller and performed by Mark Duplass. Matching the film’s quiet emotional power, the “Big Machine” starts softly but gradually builds to a cathartic climax.
Cirque du Soleil, the world famous circus extravaganza, has given MP3.com an exclusive free MP3 from their brand new show IRIS. IRIS tells the story of the film industry with entertainment spectacles that portray famous moments or eras in the industry’s rich history. To score the production, Cirque du Soleil turned to one of the biggest names in film soundtracks, Danny Elfman, for who better to write a soundtrack for the history of film industry than a man who has played a large role in creating that very history?
You may not know much about Lucy Schwartz just yet, but once the new Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1 movie soundtrack is released this week, her name will be much more familiar. She sings a duet on the album with Aqualung entitled “Cold.”
A little more than a month after hearing that her song would be featured on the soundtrack, Lucy Schwartz released her a new EP of her own, Keep Me. Busy times for this budding young talent.