Posts Tagged ‘grammy’

Sam Smith To Sing Theme Song for ‘James Bond’

Following the likes of Adele, Paul McCartney and Alicia Keys, Sam Smith has been announced┬áby Sony Pictures Entertainment to record and sing “Writing’s On The Wall” for Spectre, the 24th movie in the Bond series. Smith took to Twitter late last night to announce the news that he is clearly overjoyed about: This is one more »

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Danny Bramson: The Interview Part 6 on Qscore!

The semi-autobiographical “Almost Famous” challenged Cameron Crowe and Danny Bramson to create a real rock band . . . Stillwater. The rest is history. Seventy-seven songs made it into the film! With the support of Dreamworks, Mo Ostin and David Geffen it was the ultimate playground! The first to convince Led Zeppelin to license their more »

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Danny Bramson: The Interview Part 5 on Qscore!

How did Bruce Springsteen’s “Secret Garden” make it into “Jerry Maguire” as score? The original plan was for jazz and early, unreleased Miles Davis . . . but that gave way to a partnership with Sony’s Glen Brunman (Forrest Gump) and become the first release for Epic Soundtracks. The search through album tracks for score more »

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Danny Bramson: The Interview Part 4 on Qscore!

“Say Anything” brought Danny Bramson and Cameron Crowe together again. The boom box scene, which Bramson imagines as Romeo and Juliet, was temped with Wishbone and reggae but together they pivoted to accomplish the impossible and landed Peter Gabriel’s “In Your Eyes”, with the help of David Geffen. First they learn in a phone call more »

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Danny Bramson: The Interview Part 3 on Qscore!

From Backstreet Records and Tom Petty’s Damn the Torpedoes to making movies with Cameron Crowe . . . in Part III of The Interview, Bramson shares the beginning of music supervision, where coordinating talents like Peter Gabriel and Led Zeppelin was a yet “under-acknowledged” job category. Together with Joel Sill (Forrest Gump, Castaway), Becky Shargo more »

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Danny Bramson: The Interview Part 2 on Q Score

In Part II Bramson tell’s Q Score host Jonathan McHugh how Backstreet Records came to be. He shares a special story about how Bob Dylan’s return to the stage accidentally played a part in signing Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers to Backstreet. Bramson also shares insight into the golden age of the Fillmore East and more »

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Danny Bramson: The Interview Part 1 on Q Score

From the Universal Amphitheater to his prolific partnership with Cameron Crowe, the Rolling Stone writer-turned-uber-successful-film-director, whose path was immortalized in the semi-autobiographical Almost Famous, legendary music industry impresario Danny Bramson joins Q Score’s own Jonathan McHugh for a six part interview. They discuss everyone and everything from Joni Mitchell, Bob Dylan and Tom Petty to more »

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Jacquire King

Three-time Grammy award winning Producer and Engineer Jacquire King (Tom Waits, Kings of Leon, Buddy Guy) joins Dave and Herb on the 183rd episode of Pensado’s Place.

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Joe Chiccarelli

We are pleased to welcome back 8-time GRAMMY award winning producer/engineer Joe Chiccarelli to the show!

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Steve Genewick

Two-time GRAMMY- nominated tracking and mix engineer Steve Genewick joins Dave and Herb on the 167th episode of Pensado’s Place.

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Ross Hogarth

Dave and Herb are joined by 2-time GRAMMY Award-winning Engineer and Mixer Ross Hogarth on the 158th episode of Pensado’s Place!

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