LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES


ALL THE KING’S MEN – James Horner (Varèse Sarabande 302 066 756 2) – 56:21IL GATTO DAGLI OCCHI DI GIADO – Mauro Lusini & Gianfranco Coletta (Digitmovies CDDM 064) – 54:59KAPÓ – Carlo Rustichelli (Digitmovies CDDM 063)LA GATTA IN CALORE – Gianfranco Plenizio (Beat CDCR 70)ROMA VIOLENTA – Guido & Maurizio De Angelis (Beat CDCR 69)SETTE NOTE IN NERO – Bixio-Frizzi-Tempera (Digitmovies CDDM 062) Continue reading LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES

UPCOMING SOUNDTRACK RELEASES


Film Score Monthly – THE LIFE AND TIMES OF JUDGE ROY BEAN (Maurice Jarre, 3.000 copies, October)Varèse Sarabande – THE GRUDGE 2 (Christopher Young, November 7th), 24: SEASONS 4 & 5 (Sean Callery, November 14th), WAH-WAH (Patrick Doyle, November 14th), CHILDREN OF MEN (John Tavener, December 12th)New Line Records – THE DEPARTED (Howard Shore, score album, date to be announced) Continue reading UPCOMING SOUNDTRACK RELEASES

‘WORLD SOUNDTRACK AWARDS’ NOMINEES


The ‘Discovery Award’, which recognises fresh/emerging talent, will be bestowed on Saturday October 14th at the Sixth World Soundtrack Awards, which take place in Ghent, Belgium. The nominees are Nigel Clarke and Michael Csanyi-Wills (The Thief Lord), Nick Cave and Warren Ellis (The Proposition), Oliver Florio (Les Brigades du Tigre), Evanthia Rebutsika (My Father and Son) and Douglas Pipes (Monster House). Continue reading ‘WORLD SOUNDTRACK AWARDS’ NOMINEES

AFI’S 25 GREATEST MOVIE MUSICALS


The American Film Institute has announced the results of their poll for the 25 greatest movie musicals:1. SINGIN’ IN THE RAIN2. WEST SIDE STORY3. THE WIZARD OF OZ4. THE SOUND OF MUSIC5. CABARET 6. MARY POPPINS7. A STAR IS BORN8. MY FAIR LADY9. AN AMERICAN IN PARIS10. MEET ME IN ST. LOUIS11. THE KING AND I12. CHICAGO 13. 42ND STREET14. ALL THAT JAZZ15. TOP HAT16. FUNNY GIRL17. THE BAND WAGON18. YANKEE DOODLE DANDY19. ON THE TOWN20. GREASE21. SEVEN BRIDES FOR SEVEN BROTHERS22. BEAUTY AND THE BEAST23. GUYS AND DOLLS24. SHOW BOAT25. MOULIN ROUGE! Continue reading AFI’S 25 GREATEST MOVIE MUSICALS

FILM COMPOSER MYCHAEL DANNA SCORES "LITTLE MISS SUNSHINE"


Four Weeks in the Top 10, #3 Box Office, Soundtrack release from Lakeshore Records(Los Angeles, CA) Award winning film composer Mychael Danna, most notably recognized for scoring Oscar-winning “Capote,” creates an emotionally poignant score to Fox Searchlight Pictures’ “Little Miss Sunshine.” The Fox Searchlight release starring Golden Globe nominee Greg Kinnear, Toni Collette and Steven Carrell remain in the top ten after two months in theaters, taking the film by director Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris to #3 at the box office. Film composer Mychael Danna is a pioneer in the combination of non-Western sound sources with orchestral and electronic … Continue reading FILM COMPOSER MYCHAEL DANNA SCORES "LITTLE MISS SUNSHINE"

WALK ON THE WILD SIDE: FILM COMPOSER SHAWN CLEMENT SCORES "OPEN SEASON" SEPT 19


(Hollywood,CA) Composer Shawn Clement, one of the biggest names in reality TV, provides the score to the much-anticipated release for Ubisoft’s “Open Season,” based on Sony Pictures Animation’s first feature-length CG animated film. Ubisoft releases the game on all available platforms Sept. 19, ten days prior to the film’s Sept. 29 release. “I’d never been asked to provide a lot of country music,” says Clement, who nevertheless created some 250 tracks for the hillbilly-infused score. The composer played all the guitar parts including dobro and lap steel. Clement also got his banjo chops together, playing both traditional 5-string and a … Continue reading WALK ON THE WILD SIDE: FILM COMPOSER SHAWN CLEMENT SCORES "OPEN SEASON" SEPT 19

UPCOMING SCORE ASSIGNMENTS (Updated September, 8th)


Neal Acree: Juncture. Tree Adams: Keith • Hard Luck • Ways of the Flesh.Brian Adler: Looking for Sunday.Mark Adler: Noble Son (co-composer) • The Far Side of Jericho.Eric Allaman: Race. Michael Andrews: Unaccompanied Minors.David Arnold: Amazing Grace • Casino Royale • Venus • Hot Fuzz.Alexandre Azaria: Love and Other Disasters.Angelo Badalamenti: Secrets of Love.Klaus Badelt: Heaven and Earth • Rescue Dawn • Premonition.Nathan Barr: Rise • Watching the Detectives • Hostel 2.Ben Bartlett: Blood Trails.Tyler Bates: 300 • The Haunted World of El Superbeasto • Halloween.Jeff Beal: He Was a Quiet Man • Where God Left His Shoes • The … Continue reading UPCOMING SCORE ASSIGNMENTS (Updated September, 8th)

BT PERFORMS SELECTIONS FROM "THIS BINARY UNIVERSE" AT VIDEO GAMES LIVE SEPTEMBER 21 AT THE HOLLYWOOD BOWL


(Hollywood, CA) Musician/Producer/Composer BT will make a special Hollywood Bowl appearance as part of the Video Games Live tour, an immersive concert event featuring music from the most popular video games of all time. With over 30 of his songs featured in various video games, and having scored “The Diehard Trilogy” and “Tiger Woods PGA Tour,” BT is a natural fit. The Hollywood Bowl Orchestra will perform along with exclusive video footage and music arrangements, lasers, synchronized lighting, solo performers, electronic percussionists, live action and unique interactive segments. As part of the experience, special festival events surround the show for … Continue reading BT PERFORMS SELECTIONS FROM "THIS BINARY UNIVERSE" AT VIDEO GAMES LIVE SEPTEMBER 21 AT THE HOLLYWOOD BOWL