Our Top 10 Movie Soundtracks

Want to spark some party chatter or get a rousing Facebook debate going? Ask your friends to recommend their favorite movie soundtracks.

Faster than you can say “Twilight,” you’ll have more movie titles than you can shake a clove of garlic at. From the rich, violet funk of Prince’s “Purple Rain” to the giddy ‘60s love songs from “Dirty Dancing,” people can’t help raving about their cinema darlings.

With MyMusicCloud, you can even hear your new finds before you exit the movie theater. Our cloud-based music delivery system has an online music store where you can search, find and download new soundtracks straight to almost any portable device.

You can even alert your Facebook friends to your new discoveries with our convenient “Share” button. Tell them you’re enjoying the soundtrack to “The Hunger Games” or bopping along to an old favorite like “Summer Lovin’” from “Grease.”

Or throw a themed DVD-watching party at home and pre-mix a playlist with MyMusicCloud showcasing all your favorite romantic comedy, ‘70s disco or even horror movie music. Your friends will be amazed!

Here are some of our favorite movie soundtracks to get you started:

1.       Pulp Fiction: Shimmy like John & Uma to this eclectic rock mix.

2.       Grease:  Bubbly high-school pop from the T-Birds and the Pink Ladies.

3.       Trainspotting: Mesmerizing alt rock from Iggy Pop, Blur, and Underworld.

4.       A Hard Day’s Night: Romp along with Beatles classics.

5.       Purple Rain: Dance-happy ‘80s hits from his Royal Purpleness.

6.       Dirty Dancing: Have the time of your life with this ode to ‘60s pop.

7.       Once: Acoustic harmonies for romantics.

8.       Singles: The best of ‘90s grunge.

9.       The Graduate:  Haunting folk from Simon & Garfunkel.

10.     Saturday Night Fever: Hip-shaking fun with the Bee Gees.

What’s your favorite movie soundtrack? Tell us in the comment section below …

Smooth Waves: Your Personal Valentine’s Day Soundtrack

There’s nothing like a disruption to diminish the mood—in love, or in music. This Valentine’s Day, make sure things go ultra-smoothly with MyMusicCloud, our cloud-based music delivery service.

You can program the entire romantic soundtrack of your date in advance, then just relax as your 21st century V-Day “mix tape” plays wherever convenient for your perfectly choreographed evening. At home, your computer sets the scene with a dreamy electronic tune. Slide into your car, and finish listening to the same song on your mobile phone. Give yourself a pat on the back as the track morphs into romantic pop song territory: perfect for the drive to dinner. Later, the two of you can cuddle by the fire with R&B. All of this without lifting a turntable needle, or sifting through your songs.

MyMusicCloud delivers your music in one seamless stream. But you still have to program your queue. To help inspire your Valentine’s Day playlist, here are our staff’s 10 favorite love songs:

10. “Always” (Bon Jovi): a languishing cry of infinite devotion by the bad boy band of New Jersey.

9. “Careless Whisper” (George Michael): the earnest, danceable yearnings of George Michael.

8. “Invincible” (Muse): 2007 love anthem builds to a slow, crashing crescendo.

7. “(Everything I Do) I Do It for You” (Bryan Adams): Grammy-winning ballad from the 1991 movie “Robin Hood:  Prince of Thieves.”

6. “I Love You More Than You’ll Ever Know” (Blood Sweat & Tears): classic guitar riffs that pluck at your heartstrings.

5. “Just the Way You Are” (Barry White): Deep-voiced passion from the silky-voiced Dr. Love.

4. “Nothing Compares 2U” (Sinead O’Connor): that iconic voice haunts as it romances.

3. “November Rain” (Guns N’ Roses): rock marries opera, featuring a dramatic guitar solo by Slash.

2. “Still Loving You” (Scorpions): whispery vocals and soaring guitars from the ‘80s rockers.

1. “Since I’ve Been Loving You” (Led Zeppelin): sprawling guitars and vocals from the iconic rock band.