Articles Tagged 'John Barry'

Sir Michael Caine

10 Songs That Encapsulate Sir Michael Caine

This Thursday is Sir Michael Caine’s 80th birthday. A movie legend, double oscar winner, and, as of two days ago, recipient of the Freedom of the City of London. We’ll be running a few features about his life and work all this week, because frankly he is worth it. But first, to get the party […]

John Barry, Oscar-Winning Bond Composer, Has Died

British composer John Barry, best-known for his iconic, jazzy James Bond soundtracks, has died in New York at age 77, BBC News reports. The cause of death was a heart attack. There are a handful of film composers who are household names — Bernard Hermann, Max Steiner, John Williams, Hans Zimmer, Danny Elfman. John Barry […]