Music

Steven Spielberg and John Williams to release movie score box set

Steven Spielberg and John Williams are one of the most famous creative partners in movie history, collaborating on dozens of iconic films. When you think about motion picture scores, there’s

Hamilton heads to Segerstrom Center (Orange County) in 2018

Hamilton has been a huge hit on Broadway, and it will be coming to Orange County, CA, at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts. You’ll have to way an extra

For the North! Game of Thrones: The Musical will have heads rolling!

Do you love musicals? Do you love HBO’s Game of Thrones? Have you ever watched Game of Thrones and thought ‘This is pretty f*cked up stuff?’ If you said yes

Lin-Manuel Miranda and Auli’i Cravalho to perform at Oscars

Fans of Moana will have another reason to tune in beyond seeing if 2016’s smash animated hit wins Oscars for Best Animated Film and Best Original Song. Lin-Manuel Miranda and

Nerd Reactor is now on Spotify!

Reactorites, are you ready to jam with us? In honor of the Grammys this year, your favorite, go-to nerdy site is now on Spotify, so be sure to give us

DVBBS tears the roof off at The Novo

This past Saturday night we got the opportunity to see one of EDM’s biggest rising artists blow the doors off The Novo in Downtown LA. The Canadian duo DVBBS (pronounced

Ghost in the Shell Super Bowl spot teases classic anime theme song

Fans of Kenji Kawai’s score in the Ghost in the Shell movies can get excited about the Ghost in the Shell Super Bowl spot. Check out the 30-second spot below

House of Blues shows off bigger and flashier venue in Anaheim

House of Blues has closed up its Sunset and Downtown Disney venues and is opening up in a new Southern California flagship location at the Anaheim GardenWalk. Nerd Reactor had the

Beyond Wonderland debuts new theme for 2017

EDM and music festivals in general have definitely come a long way from what they were in the past before. Over the years, festivals like EDC, Nocturnal and Tomorrowland have

James Gunn gives first listen to the ‘Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2’ score

We’re well into post-production on Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 and, as promised, James Gunn has given us a first listen into Tyler Bates’ Guardians Vol. 2 score on Facebook Live today.

Ariana Grande to be a Final Fantasy character

Ariana Grande is being turned into a Final Fantasy character. For those of you wondering, it’s for the mobile game, Final Fantasy: Brave Exvius, that was released in 2015. The singer

John Williams admits he’s never seen a Star Wars film

John Williams is one of the most famous composers today, having done work on dozens of high-profile films. Many of his themes are ingrained in the minds of people as

Assassin’s Creed vs. Tomb Raider rap battle

Assassin’s Creed is now in theaters, and to mark the occasion, YouTuber Adam Arnali has released a new rap battle video featuring Assassin’s Creed and Tomb Raider. If you love rap

Listen to the a cappella version of the Westworld theme song

Fans will have to wait until 2018 for the next season of HBO’s Westworld, but there are plenty of Westworld treats out there. For example, The Warp Zone has just

Assassin’s Creed soundtrack is out and it’s phenomenal

The anticipation for the Assassin’s Creed film is almost over, and fans (including myself) can’t wait. Luckily, the Assassin’s Creed movie soundtrack was released today to help satiate your craving. Now

Ocarina of Time Soundtrack to be released on vinyl

With The Legend of Zelda turning 30 this year, it’s only likely that fans will want to eat up as much nostalgia goodness as they can. And what better way to

Lindsey Stirling takes on Hans Zimmer’s The Dark Knight Rises theme

Hans Zimmer has composed the score for many popular films including The Dark Knight trilogy, The Lion King, Inception, The Last Samurai and many more. The composer is working on

Suicide Squad gets an Honest Trailer

Well, we all knew that this was coming. Please be gentle. Screen Junkies has stepped up their fun-poking game in their latest entry of Honest Trailers with DC’s 2016 film, Suicide Squad.

Get ready for #Ham4Ham: The Hamilton Mixtape Performance tomorrow

Hamilton fans! The Hamilton Mixtape, which releases tomorrow on iTunes, Amazon Music, and GooglePlay, contains 23 remixed versions of some of the musical numbers. Musical stars like John Legend, Asanti, Kelly

Rating the music of Disney’s Moana

  It’s official! Moana is the latest Disney film to enter the pantheon of Disney animated classics. This stirring tale of a young, headstrong chieftain’s daughter (okay fine, Disney merchandising