The lyrics are from songs written in 1967, when Dylan was working on ‘The Basement Tapes.’
Perhaps more interestingly, however, are the traditional folk songs the soundtrack recreates using Marcus Mumford and the film’s main cast, comprised of Issac, Justin Timberlake and Carey Mulligan.
A part of his charm is that Costello follows his wandering interests, generating unexpected works. You never know what will come next: a rocker, a charmer, an evolution or a retrospective.
To feel the tension that permeates ‘The Civil Wars,’ it’s not just about the lyrics, it’s about every single detail that went into the album.
Also featured in the trailer for the Coen Brothers film is a bearded Justin Timberlake, who plays a character named Jim Berkey.
Elton John’s first solo album in seven years is a return to his early -70s stripped-down format and “the album I’ve been waiting to make for decades.”
Some things to expect: songs about dead soldiers and Oscar Wilde, touches of boogie-woogie and cabaret, and everything Elton John loves about American music (whatever that means).
It was tough competition, but Taylor Swift, the Civil Wars and T-Bone Burnett came out GRAMMY winners for their collaboration on “Safe & Sound.” Named Best Song Written For Visual Media, “Safe & Sound” was […]
Last week, Rolling Stone reported that Robert Plant recorded a new album with his occasional collaborator, Buddy Miller. Miller is becoming a familiar name to Plant’s fans.