Sam Shepard

The musician behind 'Gilmore Girls'' 'la-las' reveals how she found the sound of Stars Hollow

The musician behind 'Gilmore Girls'' 'la-las' reveals how she found the sound of Stars Hollow

You cannot have a “Gilmore Girls” revival without cheerful guitar strumming and sing-song “la-la” melodies. Music is just as important to “Gilmore Girls” as its characters’ rapid-fire dialogue and pop culture references. It’s as essential as coffee. 

It makes sense then that show creator Amy Sherman-Palladino and director-writer Dan Palladino brought back composer and musician Sam Phillips to create a fresh series of “strange little micro songs” (as Phillips describes them) for the new Netflix series “Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life,” set nearly 10 years...

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