THE ‘WORLD SOUNDTRACK AWARDS’ WINNERS


Film Composer of the Year – Alexandre Desplat (The Queen, The Painted Veil)Best Original Soundtrack of the Year – The Fountain (Clint Mansell)Best Original Song Written Directly for Film – You Know My Name (Casino Royale) – Chris Cornell, David ArnoldDiscovery of the Year – Daniel Tarrab, Andres Goldstein (XXY, Inheritance)Public Choice Award – The Fountain (Clint Mansell)The Lifetime Achievement Award – Mikis TheodorakisThe Best Young Belgian Composer – Werner Viaene Continue reading THE ‘WORLD SOUNDTRACK AWARDS’ WINNERS

LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES


BAD BOYS – Mark Mancina (La-La Land LLLCD 1057) – 70:29BEYOND THE GATES – Dario Marianelli (MMS07010) – 34:34D.O.A. – Dimitri Tiomkin (SAE-CRS-017) – 57:28ELIZABETH: THE GOLDEN AGE – Craig Armstrong, A.R. Rahman (Decca 982902)HOTEL / KALEIDOSCOPE – Johnny Keating / Stanley Myers (FSMCD Vol.10 No.12) – 64:04IN THE VALLEY OF ELAH – Mark Isham (Varèse Sarabande 302 066 853 2)THE JANE AUSTEN CLUB – Aaron Zigman (Varèse Sarabande 302 066 856 2)MONSTER SQUAD – Bruce Broughton (Intrada Special Collection Volume 50) – 57:22RETURN TO HOUSE ON HAUNTED HILL – Frederik Wiedmann (Varèse Sarabande 302 066 855 2) – 44:01TRANSFORMERS … Continue reading LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES

COMPOSER MARC STREITENFELD SCORES RIDLEY SCOTT’S "AMERICAN GANGSTER"


Universal Pictures Release Nov 6th. (Hollywood, CA) German-born film composer Marc Streitenfeld scores director Ridley Scott’s “American Gangster.” This marks Streitenfeld’s seventh consecutive music collaboration and second score with Scott. Universal Pictures releases “American Gangster” November 2nd. Island Def Jam releases the soundtrack album November 6th with tracks by Streitenfeld. Set in the Seventies, the crime drama follows a detective (Russell Crowe) who works to bring down the drug empire of Frank Lucas (Denzel Washington), a Harlem kingpin who smuggles heroin into the country by hiding it in the coffins of American soldiers returning from the Vietnam War.The dark film … Continue reading COMPOSER MARC STREITENFELD SCORES RIDLEY SCOTT’S "AMERICAN GANGSTER"

CHRISTOPHER LENNERTZ JOINS THE TEAM FOR "THE COMEBACKS"


Fox Atomic Release October 19, Score Now on iTunesComposer Receives Three Film & TV Music Awards Nominations (Los Angeles, CA) Composer Christopher Lennertz scores “The Comebacks,” a new comedy from the producers of “The Wedding Crashers.” The film stars David Koechner (“Talladega Nights,” “Anchorman”) as a college football coach with the worst record in the history of the sport on a quest to turn his team around. In addition to his score, Lennertz recorded a song he produced and arranged, performed by the film star David Koechner. Fox Atomic releases “The Comebacks” October 19. The score is available digitally on … Continue reading CHRISTOPHER LENNERTZ JOINS THE TEAM FOR "THE COMEBACKS"