Lakeshore Records congratulates soundtrack partner Marriage Story on the Academy Award® win for Best Supporting Actress (Laura Dern)! The critically-acclaimed Noah Baumbach film (The Meyerowitz Stories, The Squid and the Whale) has won 115 awards including Golden Globes, BAFTA, Film Independent Spirit (aka Indie Spirit Awards), the Gotham Awards, and received 222 nominations. Additional highlights include AFI naming Marriage Story the Movie of the Year and the Indie Spirit Awards bestowed the Robert Altman Award, presented to the ensemble cast, director and casting director of a film.
For the film’s composer, Randy Newman, 22-time Academy Award Nominee and 2-time Oscar Winner, he was named Composer of the Year at the Hollywood Film Awards. In addition to his Academy Award Best Score nomination, he won Best Score at the New York Film Critics Association and dozens of nominations from the Golden Globes, the Broadcast Film Critics Association, Hollywood Music In Media Awards and more. See below for album listening links and more.
Lakeshore Records soundtrack partners Marriage Story (Netflix), American Factory (Netflix, Higher Ground), I Lost My Body (Netflix/Xilam Animation) and Missing Link (Annapurna Pictures/Laika Studios) have scored Academy Award nominations! The four films have earned a combined 9 nominations, including Best Picture and Best Original Score (Randy Newman) nominations for Marriage Story; Best Documentary Feature for American Factory; and Best Animated Feature for I Lost My Body and Missing Link! See the detailed nominations list below.
Congratulations to all the nominees this year! The 92nd annual Academy Awards (The Oscars) will be telecast on ABC on Sunday, February 9, 2020.
For this year’s Golden Globe® nominations, we take this time to recognize the Best Score and Best Song nominees! We present the Film Music Daily Golden Globe 2020 Score & Song Nominees Spotify Playlist featuring Outstanding Original Score nominees Marriage Story (Randy Newman), Motherless Brooklyn(Daniel Pemberton), Joker (Hildur Guanadottir), Little Women (Alexandre Desplat) and 1917 (Thomas Newman, coming soon); and Outstanding Original Song nominees “Into The Unknown” from Frozen 2 (Idina Menzel and AURORA), “Spirit” from The Lion King (Beyonce), “Stand Up” from Harriet (Cynthia Erivo), and “Beautiful Ghosts” from the motion picture Cats (Taylor Swift).
It was just announced that all four Best Score nominees and the songs “Into The Unknown”, “Spirit”, and “Stand Up” have been added to the Oscars shortlist and will advance to the voting round! Join us in celebrating the Golden Globe® Best Score and Best Song nominees: listen to these critically-acclaimed soundtracks and songs now on Spotify.
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Lakeshore Records congratulates soundtrack partners Diego Maradona, Marriage Story, Monos, The Boy Who Harnessed The Wind, and Three Identical Strangers on their British Independent Film Awards (BIFA) nominations!
A highlight includes five (5) nominations for Diego Maradona (HBO), including Best Music for Composer Antonio Pinto. See the categories and listen to the soundtracks below.
The BIFA awards will be broadcast on their Facebook Live feed on Sunday, December 1. See the full list at BIFA online. Congratulations to all the nominees this year!
The 20-time nominee, 75, has won two Academy Awards for best original song and is a strong contender for both best original song and score nominations at the upcoming Oscars. – Melinda Newman, Billboard
Lakeshore Records has had the privilege of releasing the soundtracks to the last two Randy Newman – Noah Baumbach collaborations [Marriage Story, The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected)]! Check out this new interview now at Billboard, in which legendary composer Randy Newman shares the challenges of setting the tone for the score to Marriage Story.
This didn’t scare me; I knew I could do it, but it’s the first thing you hear and it is important. I was worried about, “Should this be an oboe or a flute?” Things you usually worry about.