American composer of music for film and television
KCRW's signature daily music program featuring new releases, live performances, and interviews.
24 MIN, 31 SEC
Jun 04, 2014
Film composer Danny Elfman scored the new Cirque du Soleil show, Iris, at the Kodak Theater.
19 MIN, 58 SEC
Nov 23, 2011
Film Composers Keep Their Composure
This week, the few, the proud, the film composers. Danny Elfman talks about fighting with directors, composing on planes, and delivering the goods. Also, New York Times reporter David Halbfinger gives the scoop on Tom Cruise.
Aug 27, 2006
Unknown Mortal Orchestra: Multi-Love
Ecstatic and graceless, loving yet threatened, comforted yet alienated, Ruban Nielson explores these complex interactions on his strongest album to date.
41 MIN, 8 SEC
May 18, 2015
Surfer Blood: Point of No Return
Beloved band Surfer Blood wrote and recorded their third album entirely at home.
3 MIN, 15 SEC
May 20, 2015
Holly Miranda: All I Want Is to Be Your Girl
Holly Miranda recently toured as Karen O's backing vocalist, but has been making her own music for quite some time.
2 MIN, 35 SEC
May 21, 2015
The Barr Brothers: Never Been a Captain
Prolific band The Barr Brothers prepared so much music for their last album, Sleeping Operator, that they decided to release several tracks on a new EP.
4 MIN, 42 SEC
May 15, 2015