Disappointing Tim Burton Netflix Series

Disappointing Tim Burton Netflix Series

Image: Netflix While Tim Burton’s Wednesday certainly attempts to imitate the aesthetic of the ‘90s Addams Family films, the surrounding plot and characters of Netflix’s newest teen drama fails to capture the morbid charm of Charles Addams’ gothic family. The eight-episode Netflix series follows Wednesday (Scream’s Jenna Ortega) as she attempts to solve a grisly … Read more

Tim Burton’s Wednesday Addams Netflix Show Reveals Theme Song

Tim Burton’s Wednesday Addams Netflix Show Reveals Theme Song

Let’s hear some Wednesday music.Image: Netflix When you think of The Addams Family, odds are the first thing you think of is its theme song: “They’re creepy and they’re kooky/mysterious and spooky, they’re all together ooky/the Addams family,” snap, snap, etc. And so one might think the reveal of the credits sequence for Wednesday, the … Read more

Danny Elfman on “Bigger. Messier.” and new video for “In Time”

Danny Elfman on “Bigger. Messier.” and new video for “In Time”

Center: Danny Elfman (Photo: Jonathan Williamson) Left: “True” Official Video (Directed by Aron Johnson, with archived footage by Sarah Sitkin/ANTI-/Epitaph Records) Right: “Kick Me” Official Video (Directed by Petros Papahadjopoulos/ANTI-/Epitaph Records) When he was preparing for his Coachella shows this year, Danny Elfman felt pangs of doom because he was crossing musical lines and he … Read more

Doctor Strange 2 Gets a Dance-Heavy Blooper Reel Before Disney+ Drop

Doctor Strange 2 Gets a Dance-Heavy Blooper Reel Before Disney+ Drop

Image: Marvel Studios Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness has ended its theatrical run with solid reviews and a pretty good box office. Now that it’s set to hit Disney+ in a couple of days, it’s around that time that we get ourselves a blooper reel. Well, we say “blooper reel,” this one is … Read more

Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness Score Officially Released Online

Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness Score Officially Released Online

The official score to Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, from composer Danny Elfman (The Simpsons, Batman), has been released online. You can listen to it on YouTube or stream it from music sites like iTunes and Amazon Music, either as a purchase or with monthly unlimited subscriptions. There are a few tracks that … Read more

Danny Elfman performs at Coachella – News

Danny Elfman performs at Coachella – News

Composer Danny Elfman took the stage at Coachella on 16 April with a full orchestra. Elfman, 68, delivered a nostalgia-filled performance alongside 50 musicians on stage at popular music festival Coachella. The hour long set included film and television scores from his 40-plus year career and music from his new wave pop band Oingo Boingo. Elfman played music … Read more

Danny Elfman Coachella 2022 Review: Batman, Burton, Oingo Boingo

Danny Elfman Coachella 2022 Review: Batman, Burton, Oingo Boingo

Image: Theo Wargo/Getty (Getty Images) With six months to go before “This Is Halloween” starts playing everywhere, I went to Coachella in Indio, CA to watch Nightmare Before Christmas’ Danny Elfman—the legendary composer of such scores as Sam Raimi’s Spider-Man and most of Tim Burton’s catalog—perform. If there was ever a year that I was … Read more

Coachella 2022 Had a Lot of Awesome Nerd Culture

Coachella 2022 Had a Lot of Awesome Nerd Culture

Festival Grogu will forever have our hearts. He looks like he awaits the probably inevitable Ludwig Göransson set in our future.Image: Sabina Graves/io9 Coachella 2022 was my first-ever music festival and in the weeks leading up to it, I kept asking myself: will it be the music version of Comic-Con? This year’s lineup included acts … Read more

Hikaru Utada sang iconic Kingdom Hearts themes on Coachella

Hikaru Utada sang iconic Kingdom Hearts themes on Coachella

Talented, brilliant, amazing, amazing, show stops, spectacular!Photo: Coachella / Kevin Mazur (Getty Images) Coachella was in full swing this weekend and while people tumbled over Harry Styles and discovered what Danny Elfman is actually similarHikaru Utada graced the stage and performed some certified Kingdom hearts bangers. Utada, which is inextricably linked with Kingdom hearts thanks … Read more