Hear ‘Westworld’ Composer Ramin Djawadi’s Piano Renditions of Radiohead, Soundgarden, Rolling Stones and the Cure

Hear ‘Westworld’ Composer Ramin Djawadi’s Piano Renditions of Radiohead, Soundgarden, Rolling Stones and the Cure

There are plenty of reasons for folks to tune in to Westworld, HBO’s new sci-fi drama spearheaded by executive producers JJ. Abrams, Jonathan Nolan and Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy. From the futuristic hedonism of Westworld‘s adventurous plotline to the special effects, the show’s quite a spectacle. And the soundtrack, performed by Ramin Djawadi, has […]

In Appreciation of The Raspberries

In Appreciation of The Raspberries

Why the Raspberries will ALWAYS matter to me, and why they SHOULD matter to you The focus of the new HBO series Vinyl has been the music industry of the early 1970s – specifically the happenings around one fictitious record company, American Century (likely an amalgam of a few companies that existed at the time). The stories behind […]

Top 11 Songs from Martin Scorsese Films

Top 11 Songs from Martin Scorsese Films

Director Martin Scorsese and the Rolling Stones‘ Mick Jagger have teamed as executive producers of Vinyl, a 10-episode series on the ’70s rock scene that premieres on HBO Feb. 14. At a Television Critics Association panel,  Jagger acknowledged that the acclaimed director “was one of the first people that really used rock ‘n’ roll, like […]

Watch the Trailer for the New HBO ‘Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck’ Documentary (Video)

Watch the Trailer for the New HBO ‘Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck’ Documentary (Video)

The hotly-anticipated new HBO documentary, Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck has its first trailer. Watch the preview below, which made its way online today: The film, directed by Brett Morgen and involving the cooperation of the Nirvana singer/songwriter’s widow Courtney Love and daughter Frances Bean Cobain, will premiere on HBO on May 4. Stay tuned […]