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Safe and Sound wins a Grammy

The Hunger Games was recognised at the Grammys with the Safe and Sound collaboration taking about Best Song Written for Visual Media. The award went to Taylor Swift, The Civil Wars and T. Bone Burnett Check out Taylor’s acceptance speech where she thanks Suzanne Collins and Jennifer Lawrence.  

February 11, 2013 | 5 Comments More

The Hunger Games Grammy Nominations

When The Hunger Games movie was released, it came with a pretty amazing companion album. The first single from the The Hunger Games: Songs from District 12 and Beyond was the Taylor Swift and The Civil Wars haunting track called “Safe and Sound”.  Another track that really captured the feel of the movie was Arcade Fire’s “Abraham’s […]

December 6, 2012 | 2 Comments More

VIDEO: The Civil Wars Perfom “Kingdom Come” on Jimmy Kimmel Live

The Civil Wars performed their song “Kingdom Come” from the Hunger Games soundtrack last night on Jimmy Kimmel Live. Check it out below!  

April 12, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Preview of “Kingdom Come” from the Civil Wars

You’ve already heard Safe and Sound the collaboration of the Civil Wars with Taylor Swift for The Hunger Games companion album. But the Civil Wars have also contributed Kingdom Come to the album, a 90 second snippet of which you can listen to thanks to  Entertainment Weekly. Just click here! “It’s our homage to a survival song,” Williams told EW. “And […]

March 12, 2012 | 0 Comments More

VIDEO: More Hunger Games TV Spots Featuring New Scenes

write essay online A new trailer / promo for The Hunger Games movie has turned up on TV ad spots.  Thanks to a fast acting fan who held  up a camera to their television we have a chance to share in it too.  Hopefully Lionsgate will release this in HQ soon. The video features the […]

February 28, 2012 More

Changes to The Hunger Games Soundtrack Listing

A bit ago we released the tracks from The Hunger Games Soundtrack Songs From District 12 and Beyond But today, the track listing has changed on iTunes. It shows some major changes to the soundtrack including new artists and some artists removed.  Below are the changes in BOLD. 1. Safe & Sound (feat. The Civil Wars) – Taylor Swift 2. […]

February 17, 2012 More

The Hunger Games symbols in Safe and Sound.

Now that we've all had a chance to check out the video for Safe and Sound, it's a good time to talk about the way in which the clip honors the story of The Hunger Games. In fact, the clip by Taylor Swift and The Civil Wars is one long paean to The Hunger Games, full […]

February 15, 2012 More

Behind the scenes for the Safe and Sound video

The big news in the world of The Hunger Games yesterday, was the release of the video of the first single from the album Songs from District 12 and Beyond, Safe and Sound. The Civil Wars have posted some beautiful shots from behind the scenes of the making of the film clip with Taylor Swift […]

February 15, 2012 More

VIDEO: Safe and Sound – Taylor Swift and The Civil Wars

The video for lead single from The Hunger Games soundtrack – Safe and Sound – has been launched.  The Taylor Swift clip, which features The Civil Wars, has had its global premiere on MTV, CMT and VH1 around the world. The screening is being followed up by an exclusive chat with Taylor Swift with fans […]

February 14, 2012 More

The Civil Wars Talk Hunger Games at the Grammys

The Civil Wars won two Grammy Awards lasst night.  They took out the award for Best Folk Album and Best Country Duo/Group Performance. On the red carpet Joy Williams and John Paul White told Billboard that they were grateful to Taylor Swift, their collaborator on their track from The Hunger Games album, Safe and Sound, a bit […]

February 13, 2012 More