This week’s Boost or Mute is all about the election, the Blue Jays, Lady Marmalade and Homeland.Read more
When disco music was declared a dead fad 35 years ago, few would have seen the resurgence it has had in pop music in recent years. Everything retro is cool again. Disco is once again trending.Read more
One of the most unfortunate things about the Hunger Games film series being only four films long is that the next film’s soundtrack will be the last.
The Hunger Games have played a huge part in helping to bring excitement back to the movie soundtrack and while the second instalment wasn’t as grand as the first, it’s still been an adventure in itself to discover the artists and songs that make up each, and now that other movies, such as Divergent, have jumped on board, soundtrack compilations are back in full swing.Read more
If you’re in your 30’s today, you can probably think of at least one movie soundtrack from the 1990’s you consider to be especially important to your teenaged self.
Back in those days, soundtracks were as important as the movies they accompanied and served as a sort-of mix-tape, a compilation of songs by a selection of present-day artists that told a story, helped emphasize an event, or just build some sort of personal emotional connection around.Read more