After just releasing his solo album and announcing the 10th anniversary edition of Turn On The Bright Lights Paul Banks (Interpol) is now set to star in a film directed by James Kendi titled Mine To Kill. The score for the movie will also be crafted by Mike Strout (RATATAT) and you can watch a trailer as well as read a synopsis for it in the replies.
Jay-Z is an executive producer of NBA 2K13, and as part of his involvement, he curated the game's soundtrack. Among a few of his own songs, he brought in songs by Kanye West, Nas, Coldplay, Phoenix, Daft Punk and others, and even got U2 on its first video game soundtrack ever. You can check out the full soundtrack in the replies - and remember NBA 2K13 drops on October 2.
The Arrested Development reunion continued marching forward on Tuesday when creator Mitch Hurwitz and several members of the cast appeared onstage together at a Netflix-sponsored event in Las Vegas. Check out the videos, and talk with other uber-fans, here.
Recently, comedian Louis CK released his new comedy special via the internet, DRM free, for five bucks. By all accounts, it was a huge success. He wrote a statement about the process, on his website, that I think is beneficial to readers. Musicians have flirted with this model for a while - and getting Louie's, never dull, take on how it worked out ... is worth the read. Also, just the other day, he did a chat with Reddit where he was asked about piracy. His answer, I also think is applicable.
Trent Reznor has revealed the track listing for The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo soundtrack. There are 39 tracks in total and it is 3 hours long. The soundtrack, which was composed with Atticus Ross, is available on December 9. Check out the full track list in the replies.