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Jack White on His New Twin Albums, Spurring the Modern Vinyl Revolution and That Onstage Wedding

Jack White has always been a bifurcated kind of guy. That was evident right from the name of his very famous first band: Announcing you’re a stripe may…

‘The Sandman’: Netflix Series Lands David Buckley as Composer

David Buckley is set to score the music for Neil Gaiman’s “The Sandman.” Based on the DC Comics character, the 10-part series premieres on Netflix Aug. 5 stars…

‘Beavis and Butt-Head Do the Universe’ Composer Wanted a Serious Score — So He Hired a 69-Piece Orchestra

When director Mike Judge was working on “Beavis and Butt-Head Do the Universe” (now streaming on Paramount+), it was only fitting he call composer John Frizzell to work…

‘Wizard of Oz’ Violin Could Fetch $20 Million at Auction

A 300-year-old violin, reputed to have been played on the Oscar-winning “Wizard of Oz” score, will go on the auction block next month and could fetch as much…

‘Mr. Saturday Night’ Review: Billy Crystal Brings the Laughs in His New Broadway Musical

Sometimes being nice has its rewards. Take Buddy Young Jr., the bitter, self-centered, self-destructive comedian from the 1992 flop film “Mr. Saturday Night,” which Billy Crystal starred in,…

‘The Bad Guys’ Nods to Classic Caper Movies, and So Does Daniel Pemberton’s Jazzy Heist Score

There’s a classic sound to heist films, especially of the ’60s and ’70s – a little jazzy, a little stealthy, occasionally raucous and wild – and composer Daniel…