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Bond Songs Remain A Pop Oddity

A new James Bond movie tends to mean a few things: a new villain, 2 new Bond girls (one of whom may or may not be painted gold), and a new song playing behind the opening credits. Fifty years of Bond films has left much music to be analyzed, and the Oxford University Press does just that in a new book called The James Bond Songs: Pop Anthems of Late Capitalism. More Info: http://www.npr.org/2015/10/24/450828660/from-shirley-bassey-to-sam-smith-bond-songs-remain-a-pop-oddity #FullNewsAudioAvailable #NPR

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