Trance to the Sun Cool Spin
The ’90s Goth explosion brought us many exciting bands, and one of the most original, label-defying groups was Trance to the Sun, the brainchild...
Mix speaks with film composer Dario Marianelli, who has composed for such films as The Brothers Grimm, Opal Dream and V for Vendetta. Marianelli...
In the Studio With Nickelback
Sometimes, things just don't go the way you plan them, and that can be a good thing. When the Canadian hard-rock quartet Nickelback set...
Captivated by music from around the globe, Japanese composer Yuki Kajiura absorbs it all and unleashes it in her work for movies, musicals, video...
It is rare these days that a band hits the mainstream combining the power to rock ferociously with an intellectual, arty vision. Yet, for...
Bryan Ferry Frantic?
Throughout his three-decade recording career, elegant crooner Bryan Ferry has continually broken rules in search of his own musical nirvana. The debonair,
RUSH: CREATING VAPOR TRAILS
When Canadian progressive rock legends Rush assembled at Reaction Studios in Toronto at the start of 2001, it had been five years since they...
In the world of classical music and the avant-garde, Philip Glass has long been an artistic force to be reckoned with. Many people probably...
Music has taken Kevin Shirley around the world and to the top of the charts. As a leading producer and mixer for more than...
Daft Punk steadfastly refuses to obey conventional rules of dance music. Unlike so much of the homogenized club fodder today, their music is carefully
The Hammerstein Ballroom
On a weekday afternoon in July, rows of chairs line the main floor of the Hammerstein Ball-room, a giant projection screen hovers in the...
MARK ISHAM IN TWO WORLDS
Whether he's performing with a jazz combo, writing orchestral or electronic scores for films, or playing trumpet on rock albums, Mark Isham makes music