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18 alternative songs that were actually nominated for Oscars
18 alternative songs that were actually nominated for Oscars
There are three types when it comes to songs in feature films: The first is the song that you just know isn’t only going to be nominated for an Academy Award but in all likelihood will win it; the second is the song that’s snubbed by the Academy in a year jam-packed with standard Oscar fare (sometimes love songs from Disney movies); the third is the song that somehow isn’t even considered and migh
12 artists who got their names from other alternative songs
12 artists who got their names from other alternative songs
For as long as music has existed, artists have been inspiring other artists. Right here within our own beloved scene, we’ve witnessed many examples of newer-era bands drawing inspiration from the OGs. What’s especially endearing is that not only have bands influenced each other in terms of musical style; they’ve also taken from the lyrics of their predecessors the most crucial aspect of their iden
10 hits from the ’90s you probably didn’t know are from movies
10 hits from the ’90s you probably didn’t know are from movies
There are some songs that you hear that immediately make you think of the movie they were featured prominently in, such as Celine Dion’s smash “My Heart Will Go On.” You just can’t help but think of Rose on that block of wood, pledging her love to an exhausted, descending Jack, even while she won’t just scooch over a little bit and make some room for him as the Titanic torpedoes to the bottom of t
Counting Crows announce new album, ‘Somewhere Under Wonderland’
Counting Crows announce new album, ‘Somewhere Under Wonderland’
Counting Crows will release their new studio album, titled Somewhere Under Wonderland, this fall on Capitol Records. They last released a covers-only album, 2012's Underwater Sunshine (Or What We Did On Our Summer Vacation), and before that, a thematically two-sided (rock/country) originals album, 2008's Saturday Nights & Sunday Mornings. The band will be headlining a ...
Under The Covers: Dashboard Confessional vs. Stretch Arm Strong
Under The Covers: Dashboard Confessional vs. Stretch Arm Strong
You think it’s hard to write an original song? Try finding a cover song that hasn’t been done before—it’s harder than you think. That’s why we bring you Under The Covers: Each week, we’ll pit two bands who have covered the same source material against one another, and it’s up to you to decide who comes out on top. SOURCE MATERIAL: Counting Crows' "Angels Of The Silen ...