Soundtracks

The programmatic nature of the average film soundtrack has undergone a slew of changes in the past decade. Once upon a time, the album contained a composer's score for a film -- usually instrumental -- and served as a memento of... [more]

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FILM
01.19.10
FILM, International Film, MUSIC, Soundtracks, Electronica, Techno/House/Big Beat
Remember Trainspotting, anyone? A friend of mine sent me this link recently, and wow, I’d forgotten what a great song this was. Danny Boyle’s film is one of my top twenty cinematic faves, the British band Underworld is still going strong, and that scene in the men’s toilet never fails to gross me out.
FILM
11.29.09
The Umbrellas of Cherbourg is a 1968 film by Jacques Demy (who, incidently, was married one of my favourite filmmakers, Agnes Varda), and is remarkable in that every single line in the script, even the most casual conversation, is sung! A
FILM
11.26.09
To wrap up our extended look at music and film this month, I'll be looking at my favourite musicals! Of course, there are the classics: Singing in the Rain, West Side Story, and The Sound of Music, all of which I've
FILM
11.20.09
Taien Ng-Chan: What are your favourite film soundtracks, ones that you own the soundtrack to, and you listen to them over and over? Here, I want to exclude musicals, movies about music or musicians (I’ve already compiled a list of Zeitgeist

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  • New AudioFile by Sol Rezza to Microsound, Soundtracks
    Verdades Minúsculas
    “Who wasn’t ever afraid?, Who hasn’t felt like dust? Who saw the fall of a leaf? Who did not draw over a fogged glass? Who didn’t wanted to be a soap bubble? Who knows anything? Who knows nothing?” To Teodoro W. Adorno and Momo, my two cats. ...
    over a 1 year ago
  • New AudioFile by Sol Rezza to Soundtracks, MUSIC
    25 segundo de vida (25 seconds of Life)
    These pieces are intended to be heard whit earphones; and, if possible, in the dark. “She was sitting on the first step with a mirror between his fingers. At the sense that not looking at the mirror, but kept him backwards, as if she wants something reflected in it, I be ...
    over a 1 year ago

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