Breaking Dawn: The Tour!

October 20th, 2011

Twilight is hitting the road for a unique run of promotional dates! From November 7th through November 11th, one week before The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1 opens nationally, select members of the movie’s cast along with featured soundtrack artists will make appearances in five U.S. cities.

Christina Perri, who wrote and recorded “A Thousand Years”, will join stars from the movie for a series of performances. The mini tour kicks off in Atlanta and will travel to concert venues in Chicago, Dallas, San Francisco and Salt Lake City. Christina Perri (slated to play three dates), Aqualung & Lucy Schwartz and Sleeping At Last (booked for other two dates) will each perform a brief set including the song they contributed to the movie’s soundtrack.

Get the full scoop on HollywoodReporter.com.

Christina Perri “A Thousand Years” Premiere!

October 18th, 2011

Warning – you’re probably going to need a tissue to quietly weep into during this lyrics video BECAUSE IT IS SO FRICKIN ADORABLE. Seriously though, it’s gonna pull at your heart strings.

Presenting: the premiere of “A Thousand Years” by Christina Perri! Download this song on iTunes here now!

Christina Perri “A Thousand Years” Artwork Revealed!

October 17th, 2011

The artwork for “A Thousand Years” by Christina Perri is here! Hover over the image to share it.

Visit ChristinaPerri.com tonight at 12am ET/9pm PT for the premiere of the “A Thousand Years” official lyric video!

Soundtrack Facebook Tab

October 17th, 2011

Head over the newly launched soundtrack tab on the official Twilight Facebook page where you can exclusively preview songs from the soundtrack by The Joy Formidable, Christina Perri, The Belle Brigade, Sleeping At Last and Bruno Mars. Not only that BUT you’ll also find a few special recorded messages from Bruno, Christina and The Joy Formidable. So what are you waiting for? Click below and dig in!

Christina Perri Live Stream

October 13th, 2011

The adorable Miss Christina Perri broadcasted a live stream of her concert in London on Tuesday and you can watch it all over again right here!



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How ‘Twilight’ Film Soundtracks Boost Musicians’ Careers

October 13th, 2011

Rolling Stone dig into the Twilight Saga Soundtracks and talk to Christina Perri, The Joy Formidable and Imperial Mammoth about their involvement with the soundtrack affects their careers.

Discussing their song “Endtapes”, Ritzy Bryan from The Joy Formidable says “I think we’re definitely going to reach people that won’t have heard of the band. That can only be a good thing.” Meanwhile, Christina Perri describes the moment she found her song “A Thousand Years” was going to be used on the soundtrack, “I really had to contain myself. I was sweating I was so excited.”

Read the full feature on Rollingstone.com here.

Grab The Soundtrack Widget

October 12th, 2011

We’re bringing the Breaking Dawn Soundtrack TO YOU!

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Listen To Our Spotify Playlist!

October 5th, 2011

There are approximately FIVE WEEKS left until the Breaking Dawn Soundtrack is released. While you wait for November 8th to arrive, revisit music from the previous Twilight Soundtracks with our superb Spotify playlist!

Hit that link below to hear songs by Paramore, Muse, Linkin Park, Death Cab For Cutie, Florence And The Machine and LOADS more.

It’s time for some nostalgia. Listen to The Twilight Saga Soundtracks Playlist on Spotify HERE.

Introducing: The Joy Formidable

September 29th, 2011

The Breaking Dawn Soundtrack is PACKED with musical talent, some of which may be completely new to you. But don’t worry, we’re here to help you on the way to discovering your new favorite bands.

Over the coming weeks we’ll be focusing on a different soundtrack artist and giving you bites of music by each of them to sample, starting with Welsh rock trio The Joy Formidable!

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The Joy Formidable Talk Twilight

September 28th, 2011

Welsh rock trio, The Joy Formidable had a little chat with MTV News about their track “Endtapes” being featured on the Breaking Dawn Soundtrack. Lead singer Ritzy reveals that she hasn’t even had a chance to watch the movie yet or read any of the books (gasp!), BUT she would be more than happy to take a trip to the movies to watch Breaking Dawn if invited.

Anyway, read the full interview on MTV News here, or listen to a snippet of it below.

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