Gustavo Santaolalla

  1. Paul Williams and Gustavo Santaolalla Find 'Magic Moments' in Songwriting, Talk 'Emotional' Collab at ASCAP I Create

    April 25, 2014 8:59 AM EDT Gustavo Santaolalla and Paul Williams were not able to share music from or details about their two projects together, but they jovially spoke about collaborations, the multiple paths of their careers  and the importance of “work” at the ASCAP I ...

  2. Danny Elfman Talks Tim Burton, 'Simpsons,' and Why He Found the Anvil Film 'Emotionally Wrenching'

    October 26, 2012 11:00 AM EDT (L-R): Composer, Danny Elfman, Director, Sacha Gervasi, and Tim Appelo, Hollywood Reporter, Film Editor (Photo: Arnold Turner) Composer Danny Elfman finds deep inspiration when writing about tragedy. The character Jack Skellington's need to e ...

  3. Morning Fix: Pandora & Clear Channel Join Forces; Taylor (& Kendrick's) Week; Rolling Stone's $20 Warm-Up Gig

    October 25, 2012 8:30 AM EDT Head HERE to subscribe to Billboard's free music-business newsletters TAYLOR SWIFT READY TO PAINT BILLBOARD 200 'RED,' KENDRICK LAMAR HEADING FOR NO. 2: Taylor Swift's "Red" is trending toward a 1 million-plus sales w ...

  4. Gustavo Santaolalla at BB/THR TV/Fim Music Conference: 'Amazing the Amount of People in Music Biz Who Don't Like Music'

    October 24, 2012 4:49 PM EDT Gustavo Santaolalla during his keynote Q&A with Billboard's Phil Gallo. Two-time Oscar winning composer Gustavo Santaolalla can't read or write music. Even more amazingly, he wrote the entire score for "Brokeback Mountain" ...

  5. Judd Apatow, Graham Parker Set for Film and TV Music Conference Panel

    October 16, 2012 3:18 PM EDT Writer-director Judd Apatow will participate in a panel discussion at the Billboard/Hollywood Reporter Film and TV Music Conference on Oct. 25 at the W Hotel in Hollywood. Register today for the Billboard Hollywood Reporter Film & TV Music Con ...

  6. Demi Lovato to Join L.A. Reid for 'X Factor' Q&A at Billboard/THR Film & TV Conference

    October 12, 2012 2:04 PM EDT Demi Lovato, a judge on this season's 'X Factor,' will take part in an X Factor Q&A with Epic Records chairman/CEO L.A. Reid at this year's Billboard/The Hollywood Reporter Film & TV Music Conference, presented by First ...

  7. Danny Elfman to Receive Maestro Award at Billboard/Hollywood Reporter Film and TV Music Conference

    October 10, 2012 2:46 PM EDT Danny Elfman will receive the Maestro Award at the Billboard/Hollywood Reporter Film and TV Music Conference on Oct. 25 at the W Hotel in Hollywood. Originally a New Wave rock star with the seminal band Oingo Boingo, Elfman was one of the first ro ...

  8. Mark Isham to Score Jackie Robinson Biopic '42'

    October 09, 2012 3:58 PM EDT Composer and trumpeter Mark Isham has been tapped to score the Jackie Robinson biopic "42" that Warner Bros. Pictures will release in April. Register today for the Billboard Hollywood Reporter Film & TV Music Conference, presented by ...

  9. David Chase To Screen 'Not Fade Away' at Billboard THR Hollywood Film & TV Music Conference

    October 04, 2012 9:55 AM EDT David Chase's directorial debut, "Not Fade Away," will be screened as part of the Billboard Hollywood Reporter Film and TV Music Conference on Oct. 23. Register today for the Billboard Hollywood Reporter Film & TV Music Conferen ...

  10. 'Breaking Bad' Music Team to Speak at Billboard/THR Film & TV Conference

    August 23, 2012 7:00 AM EDT The creator, music supervisor and composer for the hit TV drama "Breaking Bad" will discuss the growing importance of music in the series at the Billboard Hollywood Reporter Film and TV Music Conference. Show creator Vince Gilligan, comp ...

  11. Gustavo Santaolalla, Award-Winning Composer, To Speak At Billboard Hollywood Reporter Film And TV Music Conference

    August 14, 2012 8:00 AM EDT Two-time Academy Award winner Gustavo Santaolalla will discuss his varied and storied career in a Keynote Q&A with Billboard senior correspondent Phil Gallo at the Billboard Hollywood Reporter Film & TV Music Conference, presented by First ...

  12. A.R. Rahman and Liz Phair Pair Up in DreamWorks' 'People Like Us'

    June 20, 2012 6:15 PM EDT The two Academy Awards that A.R. Rahman won for "Slumdog Millionaire" represent a side of him that's no longer playing in Hollywood - his Indian music roots. The change started with his transcendent, hypnotic score to "127 Hour ...

  13. Ten Things You Didn't See On the Latin Grammys

    November 11, 2011 8:15 AM EST The Latin Grammys aired Nov. 10 on the Univision network form the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas. Here's what you didn't see on screen. CORRECTION : While a Disney spokesperson confirmed that Demi Lovato has recorded a Spanish-l ...

  14. Top Argentine Acts Throw Benefit Concert For Chile

    March 16, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Some of Argentina’s top musical artists, including Gustavo Cerati, Los Fabulosos Cadillacs, Gustavo Santaolalla and Andres Calamaro, gathered March 13 to perform a massive free concert to help their Chilean neighbors. An initiative of Argentine si ...

  15. Santaolalla Writing Score For New Inarritu Film

    November 12, 2008 12:00 AM EST Latin Grammy and Oscar winner Gustavo Santaolalla is writing the score for the upcoming film by Mexican director Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu ("Babel," "21 Grams"). The Spanish language film features Oscar winner Javier Bardem i ...

  16. Cafe Tacvba Leads Latin Grammy Nods

    September 10, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Alternative Mexican band Cafe Tacvba is the leading nominee for the ninth annual Latin Grammy Awards , garnering six nods including album of the year (for "Sino") and song of the year (for "Esta Vez"). Juanes netted five nomina ...

  17. BMI Honors Top Latin Songwriters

    June 13, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Three singer-songwriters -- Juan Luis Morera Luna and Llandel Veguilla Malave (better known as Wisin & Yandel), along with troubadour Espinoza Paz -- tied for the Latin songwriter of the year award at the 15th annual BMI Latin Music Awards. Th ...

  18. 'Cafe de los Maestros' Set For Summer Release

    May 29, 2008 12:00 AM EDT "Café de los Maestros," a documentary about the making of the 2005 Gustavo Santaolalla-produced tango albums of the same name, will be released in Argentina in June and in Europe in July or August, Santaolalla tells Billboard.biz. " ...

  19. Santaolalla To Be Honored As BMI Icon

    March 24, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Argentine composer and producer Gustavo Santaolalla, whose scores for "Brokeback Mountain" and "Babel" won him Oscar Awards, will be honored as the BMI Icon during BMI's 15th annual Latin Awards Ceremony. Santaolalla will ...

  20. Santaolalla Busy Scoring 'With The Rain'

    November 08, 2007 12:00 AM EST Two-time Oscar winner Gustavo Santaolalla is at work on his next film score. Santaolalla, who last won the Oscar for his score of "Brokeback Mountain," is now helming the music for "I Come With the Rain," the first English lang ...

  21. Update: Santaolalla Readying 'Mar Dulce' For Sept.

    August 30, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Film composer/producer Gustavo Santaolalla is prepping for a number of upcoming film projects, including a film by director Tran Anh Hung ("The Scent of Green Papaya") and another film by Walter Selles ("Motorcycle Diaries"). S ...

  22. Juanes To Release Fourth Album In Fall

    April 12, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Juanes will release his fourth album, "La Vida Es Un Ratico," this September or October via Universal Latino. The album, Juanes' first since 2004's "Mi Sangre," reunites the 12-time Latin Grammy winner with Oscar-winn ...

  23. Santaolalla Grabs Oscar For 'Babel' Score

    February 26, 2007 12:00 AM EST Argentine producer, composer and songwriter Gustavo Santaolalla nabbed the Oscar for best original score for the film "Babel." This is Santaolalla's second consecutive Academy Award; last year he won for the score for "Brokebac ...

  24. Golden Globe Noms Revealed, Santaolalla Gets Nod

    December 14, 2006 12:00 AM EST Oscar-winning composer Gustavo Santaolalla received a Golden Globe nomination today (Dec. 14) for best original score for the film "Babel." The Argentine songwriter and producer won a best original song Golden Globe last year for "A ...

  25. Three 6 Mafia, Santaolalla Win Musical Oscars

    March 05, 2006 12:00 AM EST Drawn from the film "Hustle & Flow." In an upset, Three 6 Mafia took home the best original song Academy Award tonight (March 5) at the Kodak Theatre in Los Angeles. Drawn from the film "Hustle & Flow," the group� ...

  26. 'Walk The Line' Earns Five Oscar Nominations

    January 31, 2006 12:00 AM EST Although the shadow of "Brokeback Mountain" looms large, the Johnny Cash biopic "Walk the Line" pulled in five Academy Award nominations this morning (Jan. 31). Among the spoils were best actor and ac Although the shadow of &qu ...