Danny Elfman Performs ‘The Simpsons’, ‘The Nightmare Before Christmas’ & Oingo Boingo Songs at Coachella: Watch

Danny Elfman performed at Coachella on Saturday after releasing his first new solo album in nearly four decades last year. Elfman, who was supposed to perform at Coachella in 2020 before it was canceled due to the pandemic, has played a few songs from that album, a bunch of Oingo Boingo songs, and some of his most iconic scores over the years, including his work for The simpsons, The Nightmare Before Christmasand his 1989 Batman theme. Band members included Nili Brosh and Wes Borland on guitar, Josh Freese on drums, and Stu Brooks on bass.

Check out some clips from the show below.

SET LIST:
“Sorry”
“Insects” (Oingo Boingo)
“Spider-Man Main Title”
“Nothing to Fear (But Fear Yourself)” (Oingo Boingo)
“Just Another Day” (Oingo Boingo)
“Jack’s Lament / It’s Halloween / What is it?” (from The Nightmare Before Christmas)
“Breakfast machine” (from The Great Pee-Wee Adventure)
“Hit me”
“Madness” (Oingo Boingo)
“The Batman Theme”
“True”
The simpsons Main theme of the title »
“Only a Boy” (Oingo Boingo)
“Love in the Time of COVID”
“Ice Dancing / The Grand Finale” (from Edward Scissorhands)
“The Dead Man’s Party” (Oingo Boingo)
“Alice’s Theme”
“Joyful”
“Who Do You Want To Be” (Oingo Boingo)

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