1. After 15 Tries, Manager Laura Engel Talks Finally Winning Oscar Gold With Composer Alexandre Desplat

    March 09, 2015 4:44 PM EDT Agent/manager Laura Engel had attended 15 Oscar ceremonies with her composer clients before winning for the first time in February with Alexandre Desplat , 53, for the score to The Grand Budapest Hotel . The 55-year-old co-owner of the Kraft-Eng ...

  2. Why 'Interstellar's' Unorthodox Sound Mixing Could Win It an Oscar

    November 30, 2014 12:02 PM EST 18.281 k 85 4 The Academy moved beyond recognizing primarily orchestral work when voters rewarded Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross' electronic score for The Social Network four years ago. A couple of this year's choices tread even fresher ground: H ...

  3. Oscars: Nominees React

    February 02, 2010 12:00 AM EST Randy Newman leads the nominees in the music categories for the 82nd annual Academy Awards, thanks to his two nominees in the original song category for his contributions to the soundtrack for Disney's "The Princess and the Frog." N ...

  4. Hot Product

    February 13, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 "Cursed" ’Cursed’ And Blessed Collective Soul, Bowling For Soup, Dashboard Confessional, the Crystal Method and Three Days Grace have contributed tracks to the "Cursed" soundtrack, due this week via Treadstone Records. Also featu ...

  5. Queens, Rage Members Get 'Dangerous'

    May 16, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Queens Of The Stone Age principals Josh Homme and Nick Oliveri have teamed with Rage Against The Machine drummer Brad Wilk to record the bulk of the music for the soundtrack to "The Dangerous Lives of Queens Of The Stone Age principals Josh Hom ...

  6. Gorillaz/Redman Pairing Sharpens 'Blade 2'

    February 15, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 As tipped here last month, Immortal's soundtrack to the upcoming film "Blade 2" will feature a number of unique pairings between electronic and hip-hop artists. Redman's collaboration with animated ac As tipped here last month , ...