been listening to the score for the new movie Jackie a lot recently. By Mica Levi, the lady that did the amazing score for Under The Skin a few years back. Similar sounding, seems this girl has a style, which I fucking love. Mark Kermode spent a good chunk of his review of the movie going on about how great/integral the music was to the tone of the film
BNQT, a new indie super-group conceived and led by Eric Pulido of Midlake, have announced the release of their debut album Volume 1 on 28th April via Bella Union.
The introductory set includes ten new, original songs and features five vocalists – Ben Bridwell of Band of Horses, Alex Kapranos of Franz Ferdinand, Fran Healy ofTravis, Jason Lytle of Grandaddy, and Pulido – who wrote and sing two tracks each, with backing from other Midlake members McKenzie Smith (drums), Joey McClellan(guitar) and Jesse Chandler (keys). ‘Volume 1’ was recorded and produced mostly at their studio in Denton, Texas.