James Bond, Theme Song, Pop Music

James Bond, Theme Song

Barry, Beatles, Billie: 60 years of Bond tunes | Malay Mail

Barry, Beatles, Billie: 60 years of Bond tunes | Malay Mail

25/9/2021 7:00:00 PM

Barry, Beatles, Billie: 60 years of Bond tunes | Malay Mail

LOS ANGELES, Sept 25 — Ever since the twanging guitar of John Barry’s theme song first appeared in Dr No in 1962, music has been crucial to the James Bond phenomenon. The songs written for each title sequence have become a way of marking out the evolution of pop music through the past 60 years,...

(1979).The first two are considered the most memorable in Bond history, the latter less so — Bassey later admitted she hated theMoonrakersong and only did it as a favour to Barry.Goldfingermade her a star, but the recording sessions were gruelling, with Barry insisting that Bassey, then 27, hold the last belting note for seven full seconds.

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“I was holding it and holding it — I was looking at John Barry and I was going blue in the face and he’s going — hold it just one more second. When it finished, I nearly passed out,” she later recalled.A New Beatles BeginningThe first Bond film without Barry on the baton was L

ive and Let DieFor this, the producers turned to another famousB, The Beatles.The group’s producer George Martin took over composing duties and brought in Paul McCartney and his band Wings for the theme song.It became another classic and spawned a famous cover by Guns’N’Roses in later years. headtopics.com

From this point on, the Bond title song became its own mini-industry, without the involvement of the composer.Big pop tie-ins followed, ranging from the not-so-successful (Lulu’sThe Man with the Golden Gun) to classics like Carly Simon’sNobody Does it Better 

and Duran Duran’sA View to a Kill.The Next GenerationAfter a few desultory outings during the Pierce Brosnan years, the Bond genre got a shot of adrenaline with Adele’sSkyfallin 2012, which was the first to win an Oscar for best song.The following year’s

Writing’s on the Wallby Sam Smith also won an Oscar, though it got a more mixed critical reception.The latest incarnation is pop princess Billie Eilish withNo Time to Die, which she co-wrote with her brother Finneas.It already has a thumbs-up from the doyenne of the Bond theme world, with Bassey telling

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‘James Bond: No Time to Die’ postponed again in Malaysian cinemas, release date moved to November (VIDEO) | Malay MailKUALA LUMPUR, September 24 — The much-anticipated James Bond : No Time to Die has been postponed yet again for Malaysian cinemas. The news of the postponement was shared by Malaysia cinema operators TGV Cinemas and GSC. Distributors United International Pictures Malaysia (UIP) confirmed the delay...

Who will be the next Bond? | Malay MailLOS ANGELES, Sept 25 ― There are few casting decisions as hotly anticipated as the question of who will be the next 007, with many expecting that a black Bond or even female Bond is on the cards. Daniel Craig, a somewhat reluctant Bond at times, has had one foot out of the tuxedo almost from the... Loose the beard first For a change an Asian Yes. It’s about time we have an Asian Bond. Jeelo Jeelo sayven