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Take a behind-the-scenes look as Owen Pallett and Arcade Fire create music for Spike Jonze's Her.
If you’ve seen Spike Jonze’s engrossing film Her, you know how essential the score is to capturing that futuristic lack of intimacy and melancholy. Now, you can watch Arcade Fire and Owen Pallett working together on the score behind the scenes. Show More Summary
Karen O, Spike Jonze, and production designer KK Barrett stopped by the KCRW studio to perform “The Moon Song,” the Oscar-nominated song written by O and Jonze for the latter’s Best Picture-contending film, Her. You can watch the video below, and you can see O perform the song live during the Academy Awards ceremony on [...]
Oscar-nominated songwriter teams up with Oscar-nominated director
Karen O at Firefly Fest 2013 (more by Dana (distortion) Yavin) As mentioned, Yeah Yeah Yeahs singer Karen O was nominated for an Oscar for "Moon Song," the song she co-wrote with Spike Jonze for his film Her, which Arcade...
Visit Indie Shuffle to download. Sounds like: She & Him, Peter and Kerry Song: Karen O - The Moon Song (Ft. Ezra Koenig) [download here] What's so good? Well, isn’t this quite the collaboration! If you’ve watched Spike Jonze’s Oscar-nominated movie Her, then you might’ve heard “The Moon Song” performed by Yeah Yeah Yeahs’ front woman Karen O. Show More Summary
“The Moon Song,” Karen O’s musical collaboration with Spike Jonze for his film Her, is up for Best Original Song at the Oscars next month. It’ll compete with U2?s “No Ordinary Love,” Frozen hit “Let It Go,” and Pharrell’s “Happy.” (The obscure “You Are Not Alone” has been disqualified). And last night, some other Oscar [...]
Owen Pallett, the Canadian violin virtuoso and indie-pop iconoclast, is a newly-minted Oscar nominee thanks for the score for Spike Jonze’s Her, which he co-wrote with Arcade Fire’s Will Butler. And for further evidence that Pallett is coming up in the world, check the list of contributors to his new solo album In Conflict. Brian [...]
Owen Pallett is already having a pretty good year. The lovely score for Spike Jonze's Her, that he co-wrote with Arcade Fire's (who played Big Day Out Fest and were nominated for a Juno) Win Butler, is up for...
Owen Pallett and Win Butler teamed up to write the full score for Spike Jonze’s… Read more articles like "Stream Arcade Fire’s Full Score for Her" on PMA - Pretty Much Amazing.
Arcade Fire’s score for Spike Jonze’s Best Picture Oscar contender Her was nominated for an Academy Award in its own right for Best Original Score; Jonze and Karen O’s song from the film, “The Moon Song,” also nabbed a Best Original Song nod, so well done all around. We’ve already heard “The Moon Song,” but [...]
Spike Jonze is, despite proof consisting only of four features, one of the best filmmakers working today. His latest, Her handily verifies it. It seems difficult to justify seeing it on paper, but look at the evidence closer: Quickly...Show More Summary
Her Dir. Spike Jonze [Annapurna Pictures; 2013] by Lorian Long Rating: In Dave Eggers’s The Circle, he tells the story of Mae Holland, the newest employee at the world’s most powerful internet company, The Circle. The company tracks everything: users’ emails, social media, bank accounts, heartbeats. Show More Summary
Spike Jonze’s futuristic love tale Her has nabbed a few Oscar nominations, including nods for Original Song and Original Score. Pharrell was also acknowledged for his work on Despicable Me 2. Via Pitchfork: Karen O and Spike Jonze are...Show More Summary
Futuristic subway map from the movie her explores future transportation design.
You’ve probably already heard about Spike Jonze’s latest film Her – movie of the year, as… Read more articles like "Check Out Arcade Fire’s Score for Spike Jonze’s Her" on PMA - Pretty Much Amazing.
Movie: Her Writers: Spike Jonze Director: Spike Jonze Studio: Annapurna Pictures / Warner Bros. Rating: 10/10 “The past is just a story we tell ourselves.” What, then, is our future? The not-so-distant one envisioned in Spike Jonze’s...Show More Summary
The band simultaneously worked on the score and Reflektor.
The hip-hop trio teamed with Spike Jonze in the mid-90s.