Oscar-winning composer and star celebrates Blu-Ray release of original film by joining cast onstage in Los Angeles
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U2 frontman joins “Once” star for charity
- By Steve Pond on June 8, 2012 @ 3:02 pm
The Oscar-winning 2007 indie "Once" is an unlikely screen-to-stage adaptation, but it goes into Sunday's Tony Awards as the leading nominee
- By Chris Willman on March 20, 2012 @ 9:53 am
T Bone Burnett’s quietly wily companion album for the movie eschews pulse-pounding tension for acoustic angst
- By Chris Willman on March 13, 2012 @ 6:07 pm
The bitter edge of Glen Hansard’s voice is missing in otherwise lovely Broadway cast covers of tunes from the indie film hit “Once”
- By Steve Pond on February 12, 2012 @ 11:01 am
With Oscar-winning songwriters performing onstage and winners who aren’t interrupted by music, you can call it the anti-Oscars
- By Steve Pond on October 18, 2011 @ 6:03 am
Uplifting titles like “Pina,” “Swell Season” and “Being Elmo” are around this year – but longshots for Oscars. Hey, it’s okay to have fun at...
- By Steve Pond on September 21, 2009 @ 6:05 pm
The Oscar-winning writers and singer of “Falling Slowly” are still making wonderful music.