VOTD: Rogue One: A Star Wars Legacy

YouTuber Sideways has created an amazing in-depth video looking at Michael Giacchino’s work for “Rogue One” and the musical connections it has to the original John Williams score. Advertisements

Episode 68: Raising Geeklings pt. 1 – Music

Join Erik and a returning Mike as they discuss the importance of music while raising their kids.  What genres did they try? Did they pop headphones on their pregnant wives? How does one introduce metal to a child? 

Make America Weez Again! New Weezer Video

Na nana na. Na nana na nanana. Na nana na. Na nana na nanana. Are you ready have a tune stuck in your head for months? Weezer’s new video/song/anthem, Feels like Summer, lives up to the name. Get your patio soundtrack preview while you’re knee-deep in snow (in the Golden Horseshoe, anyway….).

Terrence Malick’s “Song to Song” gets a trailer

Terrence Malick has dropped the first trailer for his upcoming Austin, Text music scene romantic drama –  “Song to Song”.  The film centers around two entangled couples, one a pair of struggling songwriters (Rooney Mara & Ryan Gosling) and the other a music mogul and a waitress (Michael Fassbender & Natalie Portman).

What makes “All I Want For Christmas Is You” so Christmasy?

You ever wonder why Mariah Carey’s “All I Want For Christmas Is You” sounds so Christmasy?  What kind of Christmas magic has she enchanted us with?  The folks over at Vox have done an amazing video analyzing the song. This one is for all you music nerds.

#ThrowbackThursday: Christmas in the Stars

Some Star Wars Christmas specials should just never have happened, or at least never mentioned again.  And then burried alongside the Atari 2600 cartridges of E.T.. Some Star Wars Christmas media is down right ah-mazing!  For example; Christmas in the Stars, a selection of Christmas themed music with Anthony Daniels as C3PO and R2-D2.