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Conchord, Bret McKenzie Gets Oscar Nod For “Man Or Muppet” [Free Downloads]

[photogallerylink id=96658 align=left]One-half of New Zealand’s “fourth most popular guitar-based digi-bongo acapella-rap-funk-comedy folk duo” and HBO’s, Flight of the Conchords has just been nominated for an Oscar. Bret McKenzie’s composition, “Man or Muppet” from The […]



The National’s “Think You Can Wait” From ‘Win Win’ Soundtrack Is Oscar-Eligible [Watch]

[photogallerylink id=75716 align=left]Brooklyn’s The National contributed a song to Paul Giamatti’s upcoming film ‘Win-Win‘. Frontman, Matt Berninger says he wrote the song, “Think You Can Wait”, after watching the film and becoming inspired by director […]


Randy Newman Wins Oscar For Original Song

Before this year, [lastfm]Randy Newman[/lastfm] had been nominated for 19 Academy Awards, but only won once. Well, now he’s two for 20. That’s right, Randy picked up the Oscar for original song, for his track […]