Back to the Future theme: acoustic version by Gregory Johnson is lovely -- watch. (VIDEO)

This Acoustic Back to the Future Theme Is Surprisingly Lovely

Brow Beat
Slate's Culture Blog
Dec. 26 2013 3:07 PM

This Acoustic Back to the Future Theme Is Surprisingly Lovely

Seems to me that Robert Zemeckis and composer Alan Silvestri really missed the boat by not coming up with this arrangement for the Western-themed Back to the Future III. Anyway, Gregory Johnson shows them how it's done.

David Haglund is a senior editor at Slate. He runs Brow Beat, Slate's culture blog.

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