Posts tagged "Academy Awards"

Every Oscar Winner for Best Original Song, Ranked

It was 81 years ago when Con Conrad and and Herb Magidson took home the first-ever Oscar for Best Original Song: "The Continental," from the…
By: Andrew Unterberger / February 19, 2015

Oscars 2014 Online: Stream the Music, Watch the Show

The Oscars are right around the corner and this year's show features a whole lot of music. We've assembled a crack guide to the songs,…
By: Chris Martins / February 27, 2014

Oscars Underdog Zachary Heinzerling on Keeping Beyonce’s Secrets

Cutie and the Boxer is one of the best movies up for an Academy Award this Sunday that you likely haven't seen, a documentary — now…
By: Julianne Escobedo Shepherd / February 27, 2014

Owen Pallett on Scoring Sex Music (for a Phone)

Owen Pallett was on his way to New Zealand to tour with the Arcade Fire when he found out he'd been nominated for an Academy…
By: Harley Brown / February 26, 2014

Oscars 2014 FAQ: There’s Music at the Academy Awards This Year!

The 86th Academy Awards are Sunday, March 2, and this year there's a bunch for music fans to sort through ahead of the big night.
By: Marc Hogan / February 25, 2014

40 Movie Soundtracks That Changed Alternative Music

Got us a movie, we want you to know! Roxy Music records and easy access to drugs aren't the only things that make people want…
By: SPIN Staff / February 12, 2013