Fans of the Arcade Fire should also find solace in hearing traces of two Reflektor tracks here. A variation of Supersymmetry, originally written for this film, and the New Wave-juiced Porno both weave in and out of the score’s middle section: Morning Talk/Supersymmetry and Other Places, respectively. The former retains much of its structure, though the latter’s stripped down to the bare essentials and reworked on piano and strings. By focusing on the core human elements and paying credence to the future that may or may not come, Butler and Pallett successfully created a portal for any filmgoer today to walk into. That’s not exactly the job or role of a composer, but it’s the mark of a great one.
The perfect soundtrack for an already perfect film, the original score of Her is done astoundingly. In a sense, it felt futuristic without trying to bee too on-the-nose and be a clichéd electronic dance music soundtrack. Instead, the score is a blend of modern and kind of retro music. The slow pacing of the album also perfectly aligns with the film and brings more emotion on screen.
Heartland is the third full-length album by Canadian indie rock artist Owen Pallett, released January 12, 2010 on Domino Records. It's the first of Pallett's records to be released under his own name. Pallett stated that his previous albums will be repackaged and reissued under his own name at some point.
Arcade Fire members William Butler and Owen Pallett received an Oscar nomination for Best Original score for Spike Jonze's 2013 science-fiction romance film Her. Speculation emerged in August that the album would be named Reflektor after images began circulating of street art using the name. Arcade Fire confirmed their connection to the campaign with a billboard put up in New York City on August 26, 2013
In the Original Score category, Arcade Fire and Owen Pallett are nominated for their music for Her. Their competition in this category includes The Book Thief, Gravity, Philomena, and Saving Mr. Banks. The Academy Awards will air on March 2 on ABC. Check out the full list of nominees here, and stream The Moon Song below. Jan 16, 2014Jeff Terich. Home Arcade Fire, Karen O, Owen Pallett receive Oscar nominations. January 16, 2014 NewsArcade Fire, awards, film, Karen O, Owen Pallett. Leave a Reply Cancel reply.
Over the past ten years, Owen Pallett has earned a reputation as the Paganini of pop. In 2004, he signed up to play violin for Arcade Fire and has written all the string arrangements for their music. Now, other musicians, including Robbie Williams and The National, let him give their songs the symphonic once-over. But Pallett’s solo work is closest to his own heart. In January, the 34-year-old Canadian’s score for the Spike Jonze movie Her (feat.
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|–Arcade Fire & Owen Pallett||Sleepwalker||3:16|
|–Arcade Fire & Owen Pallett||Milk & Honey||1:29|
|–Arcade Fire & Owen Pallett||Loneliness #3 (Night Talking)||3:27|
|–Arcade Fire & Owen Pallett||Divorce Papers||3:17|
|–Arcade Fire & Owen Pallett||Morning Talk / Supersymmetry||4:16|
|–Arcade Fire & Owen Pallett||Some Other Place||3:39|
|–Arcade Fire & Owen Pallett||Song On The Beach||3:33|
|–Arcade Fire & Owen Pallett||Loneliness #4 (Other People's Letters)||1:02|
|–Arcade Fire & Owen Pallett||Owl||2:23|
|–Arcade Fire & Owen Pallett||Photograph||2:29|
|–Arcade Fire & Owen Pallett||Milk & Honey (Alan Watts & 641)||3:19|
|–Arcade Fire & Owen Pallett||We're All Leaving||2:32|
|–Arcade Fire & Owen Pallett||Dimensions||5:42|
|–Karen O||The Moon Song||2:30|
|none||Arcade Fire & Owen Pallett||Arcade Fire & Owen Pallett - Her (2xCD, Album, Promo)||Warner Bros. Records||none||USA & Canada||2013|
|none||William Butler And Owen Pallett||William Butler And Owen Pallett - Her (2xCD, Album, Promo)||Warner Bros. Pictures, Annapurna Pictures||none||US||2013|