Marcus Mumford


Mumford & Sons frontman Marcus Mumford to reportedly launch solo career

Mumford & Sons frontman Marcus Mumford is reportedly set to launch a solo career. According to Page Six, the singer is said to have shared the news during a live set at a Spotify event on the French Riviera yesterday (June 20) as part of Cannes Lions International Festival Of Creativity 2022.
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Mumford & Sons lead singer Marcus Mumford going solo

CANNES — Mumford & Sons might just be Mumford soon. Sources inside Spotify’s soiree at a French villa Monday tell Page Six exclusively that the music group’s lead singer, Marcus Mumford, announced he will be focusing on a solo career. Mumford, who is married to actress Carey Mulligan, with whom he shares two children, made the stunning announcement while performing for an intimate group in the hills of the French Riviera. He also said he was performing new music for the first time and that it would be available on Spotify — it was a sponsored event after all. “He just said today is...

Marcus Mumford Made the ‘Ted Lasso’ Theme Song After Jason Sudeikis Left Him ‘the World’s Longest Voice Note’

Trembling, little lasso man. NS ted lasso The theme song may have a familiar voice. That’s because it’s the Marcus Mumford of Mumford & Sons singing. the song plays in short ted lasso opening credits, but Mumford and Tom Howe actually composed a full song for it. And their cooperation did not stop there. They also score the show. And it all started when Jason Sudeikis asked his good friend Mumford to work on the show’s music, which Mumford called “the longest voice note in the world.”

‘Ted Lasso’: How Marcus  Mumford and Tom  Howe Created the Show’s Transatlantic Theme Song and Score

The duo teamed up for the Apple TV+ comedy's music, which they say is "placed somewhere right in the middle of the Atlantic." The collaboration between Marcus Mumford and Tom Howe on the theme song and score for Ted Lasso began when star Jason Sudeikis left Mumford “the world’s longest voice note” — something Sudeikis apparently is famous for doing. He asked his good friend (and lead vocalist of Mumford & Sons) whether he’d be interested in teaming with composer Howe to create the music for Apple TV+’s heartfelt soccer comedy. “Thankfully Tom’s become one of my grown-up friends who can actually read music,” says Mumford. “He’s a real musician.” Mumford and Howe spoke to THR about how they came up with Lasso‘s unique sound.