Posts tagged "the swell season"

Glen Hansard From “Once” On Being Bandmates Post-Breakup

"It was tricky in that we split up and had to remain in a band. Whenever we play music together, it's f**kin' intimate, there's no two ways about it. You cannot sing with someone and not be intimate. It just doesn't work, and that's why I'm not playing in the band right now. I'm still…
By: Jessica Wakeman / October 17, 2011

Musicians From “Once,” The Swell Season, Get Their Own Documentary

The song "Falling Slowly," from the movie "Once," is one of the most romantic songs ever. (The Academy, which gave them the Oscar for Best Song, would certainly agree!) A lot of us squealed when we learned the actors Glen Hansard and Markéta Irglová had a real-life relationship in addition to their big-scree…
By: Jessica Wakeman / May 17, 2011

How Jason Segal Met Me

Jason Segal doesn’t know it yet, but he is my intended. We once had a run-in at a New Year's Eve party, but when he said, "Hello," I got all tripped up and spilled champagne on myself. Fail. But I keep hope in my heart, and love to watch his movies and pine.
By: Ami Angelowicz / November 23, 2009

Slideshow: Dynamic Music Duos

Amelia and I have been listening to She & Him non-stop in the Frisky office, and we realized that a lot of great music is the product of girl-guy duos. These are some of our favorites.
By: Catherine Strawn / April 17, 2008