Music

Billie Eilish sweeps Grammys

January 28th, 2020 by

No Time to Die singer wins five awards at music biz ceremony. Sunday saw the annual Grammy Awards ceremony take place in Los Angeles. And the biggest winner of the night was Billie Eilish, recently announced for the theme song for No Time to Die. In total she won five categories, while her brother, Finneas […]

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Guitarist Johnny Marr working on No Time to Die with Hans Zimmer

January 18th, 2020 by

Ex-Smiths axeman reveals he is working with Zimmer on new Bond score. Following the news that Hans Zimmer is on board to score No Time to Die and Billie Eilish to perform the title song comes the revelation that Johnny Marr will be bringing his distinctive guitar sound to the film. The guitarist, who played […]

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Billie Eilish confirmed for No Time to Die

January 14th, 2020 by

Hot on the heels of Hans Zimmer’s confirmation for the soundtrack comes the young American singer to perform the title song. As the clock ticks down to April and the release of No Time to Die announcements regarding the film are suddenly coming in thick and fast. After Eon last night confirmed the rumour that […]

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Eon confirms Hans Zimmer as No Time to Die composer

January 14th, 2020 by

Composer linked to 25th Bond film confirmed by official 007 website.  There have been rumblings for a while, which a report in Variety gave credence to last week. But finally, in a press releases published on 007.com last night, Eon Productions confirmed Hans Zimmer is working on the soundtrack for No Time to Die: Producers […]

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No Time to Score: Will Zimmer end Craig’s tenure on a high note or will it fall flat?

January 9th, 2020 by

Javier E Trujillo ponders Hans Zimmer’s involvement in No Time to Die.

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Hans Zimmer linked to No Time to Die

January 7th, 2020 by

Variety reports Hans Zimmer signed to replace Dan Romer as Bond 25 composer. A couple of months ago it was rumoured that Dan Romer was no longer attached to No Time to Die. The composer had been brought on board by Cary Fukunaga after previously working together on feature film Beasts of No Nation and TV […]

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Dan Romer reportedly signed as Bond 25 composer

July 2nd, 2019 by

Cary Fukunaga reported to have brought in former collaborator for musical duties. Anyone hoping for David Arnold’s return to the Bond franchise any time soon are likely to be disappointed after IndieWire reported that Dan Romer has been brought on board Bond 25 by Cary Fukunaga. Romer has previously worked with Fukunaga on Netflix show […]

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Shirley Bassey and the story behind the theme song to Moonraker

January 15th, 2019 by

Guest writer Brendan Edwards looks at how a chance encounter with John Barry led Shirley Bassey to sing the theme for Moonraker. Shirley Bassey has a special place in the hearts of many James Bond fans. The Welsh singer has performed more James Bond theme songs than any other performer, three in total with Goldfinger (1964), […]

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Chris Cornell dead at 52

May 18th, 2017 by

Chris Cornell died suddenly and unexpectedly on Wednesday night at just 52, a representative announced. Cornell is best known to Bond fans for You Know My Name, the theme song to Casino Royale in 2006. Cornell is best known as the lead vocalist, primary songwriter and rhythm guitarist for Seattle rock band Soundgarden and as lead […]

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Additional music in SPECTRE

April 20th, 2016 by

One of the best scenes in SPECTRE takes place after Lucia Sciarra returns to her villa following her husband’s funeral. First we see her  shows her car arriving (around 30:56 into the film) and switching on the light in her classically decorated house. She turns on some music and pours and drink, walking through the house to the rear garden. […]

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