Category: Celebrities

Interview With Chainsmokers Member Alex Pall

In an interview that was carried out by Interview magazine.com, Alex Pall, who is one-half of the alternative pop duo known as The Chainsmokers, spoke about how he got his start in the music business, among other things. He revealed that he became a DJ at an early age first as a hobby, but after showcasing his record spinning skills around the New York area where he lived, he ended up getting a successful career going for himself.

He stated that he later met a college student named Andrew Taggart, who became the other half of The Chainsmokers, after his first partner left the band. Andrew was introduced to Alex Pall by a club manager after he took an interest in the art of DJing and the EDM music genre, and he was later responsible for helping pen their breakout hit Closer, which he co-wrote on a tour bus with another friend. The duo both produced and performed the song, along with featured singer Halsey, who Alex Pall said he enjoyed working with, due to the fact that he thinks she’s cool and unique and has a strong voice, and is unapologetic about her personal style.

The duo has also done background vocals on other music artists’ songs, and Alex Pall says that when he writes songs, he does it according to what he cares about, whether it be his political views or his other passions. When he was asked about what purchases he and Andrew made after their sudden success, he replied that they weren’t the type of guys that like to go out and buy expensive cars. However, he said that he did buy a house in the Hollywood Hills with his earnings, and he let New York interior designer Peti Lau decorate it for him. This unique designer is known for having a distinct style called Aristo Freak, and the singer said that this style is very close to his own.

Alex Pall also told the magazine that The Chainsmokers have been working on a lot more great music that they intend to put out in the near future.

https://www.vanityfair.com/hollywood/2018/11/the-chainsmokers-producing-movie-based-on-paris-single

Memories…Do Not Open By The Chainsmokers

Memories…Do Not Open is the perfect blend of dance music. It is an ironic piece of electronic dance music. Art form at the least, is the debut novel of The Chainsmokers. They have worked tirelessly to create a collection of songs that embodies the identity of the group as well as showcased how EDM is here to stay. This album is like no other, is beloved by fans and for over a year took its rightful place as number one. Many artists covet to have their album at the number one spot on Billboard. But only a few get this opportunity. The Chainsmokers were able to experience this as new artists with their first published album.

The Chainsmokers are one of the biggest names on the EDM scene. This kind of music has not always been easy to break into. For years now, this category of music has been controlled by a handful of artists. So, to get the respect of others and to have a debut novel proves that there is room being made for The Chainsmokers.

The Chainsmokers are well liked by fans. They have a personable identity that man music lovers can relate to. Their music is not just about making something that sounds good but making something that has a meaningful story behind it. The two members that make up this group have a passion for the music they create. They are involved in every part of the process of creating their music. From the writing to producing the beats, The Chainsmokers make sure their music is carefully created to meet the musical needs their fans demand.

The Chainsmokers have come a long way since their early days. They met as just young men with dreams. They were able to create beautiful music in Alex Pall’s New York City apartment. They have always been passionate and dedicate writers and music makers. Today, the world is finally able to hear the debut of album of two very hard working dgs that have waited years to see their music reach number one of the Billboard Dance/EDM charts.

https://www.ticketmaster.com/The-Chainsmokers-tickets/artist/1667791

How Lawrence Bender Brought “Pulp Fiction” To Millions Of Film Fans

There are hundreds of producers in Hollywood who can claim to have big budget movies on their resumes. However, there are only a handful of producers that can boost multiple Academy Award nominations not to mention one of the best films of all time under their belt. One of those rare producers, Lawrence Bender, has change the world of cinema thanks to a chance encounter over three decades ago.

It was sometime in 1990 when Lawrence Bender found himself at a friend’s barbecue. At the time, Mr. Bender was no Hollywood big shot. In fact, he only had two production credits to his name. And neither film found their way onto the big screen. However, he was determined to make his mark and he found his chance when Mr. Bender met a fast-talking aspiring director at that summer barbecue. That aspiring filmmaker, Quentin Tarantino, would pitch Mr. Bender a story that would rock art house cinema for decades to come.

Two years later, Bender and Tarantino brought “Reservoir Dogs” to the Sundance Film Festival where the movie would become a phenomenon. After a limited release, the two were courted to make their next follow-up. And that film would change everything.

“Pulp Fiction,” Bender and Tarantino’s sophomore effort would go on to gross over $100 million dollars, in the domestic box office, on just an $8 million dollar production budget. This sprawling crime epic featured big-name stars such as John Travolta, Uma Thurman, Samuel L. Jackson and Bruce Willis. The film would also earn Mr. Bender the first of three Academy Award nominations for Best Picture.

Born in the Bronx, New York, Lawrence Bender has been working in Hollywood for over three decades. In that time, the award-winning producer has helped bring over 50 films onto the big screen. Some of the films produced by Mr. Bender include, “Reservoir Dogs,” “Pulp Fiction,” “Jackie Brown,” “Kill Bill Volume One,” “Kill Bill Volume Two,” and “Good Will Hunting.” Today Lawrence Bender is considered one of the most influential producers working in Hollywood today.

https://www.empireonline.com/people/lawrence-bender/

Acting and Rapping: Contributors to the Entertainment Industries

 

One worldwide industry is the movie industry where Jessica Biel and Jessica Alba have offered so much to so many directors, actors, and moviegoers.

 

As these Jessica Biel pictures make evident, the actress got her debut in the TV series 7th Heaven. She moved on to movies such as The Texas Chainsaw Massacre and Blade: Trinity, and is now known for not only acting but also having a family with Justin Timberlake.

 

Most of us know that Jessica Alba sexy, and she had small acting parts before her major role in Dark Angel in 2000. Her first major film was Honey and she has continued to grow her acting resume in movies varying from thrillers to comedies.

 

Another worldwide industry is rap, and many rappers have also made their mark. Tupac Shakur was well-known in the 90s and Jay Z is one of the biggest current rappers, with Big Freedia ranking as one of the most popular LGBT rappers.

Tupac Shakur was known for his influence on rap and for his feud with fellow rapper Notorious B.I.G. His music is still played daily and listened to by millions. Some people believe he is still alive, though his death was widely publicized.

 

Jay Z is mostly know for having married superstar Beyonce, and most of his musical influence was in the early 2000s. He has worked with many other artists including Justin Timberlake and Kanye West.

 

You can ask just about anyone today about these contributors to these industries, and almost anyone can tell you from where they are known.