LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES


24: REDEMPTION – Sean Callery (Varèse Sarabande 302 066 936 2)LET THE RIGHT ONE IN – Johan Soderqvist (MMS08022) MILK – Danny Elfman (Decca 1230902) SYNECDOCHE, NEW YORK – Jon Brion (Lakeshore 34047)

UPCOMING SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – Varèse Sarabande, Buysoundtrax


Varèse Sarabande – CD Club, December 12th: THE PRESIDENT’S LADY (Alfred Newman), REPORT TO THE COMMISSIONER (Elmer Bernstein), SHORT CIRCUIT (David Shire), SILVER BULLET (Jay Chattaway) Buysoundtrax – November 24th: STAR CRASH (John Barry), THE MIKLOS ROZSA COLLECTION: MUSIC FOR GUITAR (Miklos Rozsa)

TRANSCENDERS SETS TONE FOR HIT TV SERIES ‘GOSSIP GIRL’


Los Angeles, CA – Like the anonymous narrator in the hit CW series “Gossip Girl,” the Transceders have anonymously reached the ears of the masses. The group, consisting of Terence Yoshiaki, Brian Lapin, and Mike Fratantuno (founding members of the Black Eye Peas), wrote the iconic theme song, now familiar to viewers all over the…

LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES


BOLT – John Powell (Disney 278102)THE EXPRESS – Mark Isham (Lakeshore 340302)LITTLE MONSTERS – David Newman (Intrada Special Collection Volume 82) – 58:37

AMPAS DISQUALIFIES ‘DARK KNIGHT’ SCORE FOR OSCAR CONSIDERATION


The score for “The Dark Knight” has been disqualified by the executive committee of the Academy music branch. Formal letters to that effect are expected to go out this week to composers Hans Zimmer and James Newton Howard, who collaborated on the music. Their previous collaboration, on “Batman Begins,” was similarly disqualified in 2005.Sources inside…

LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES


DEATHSTALKER II / CHOPPING MALL – Chuck Cirino (BSXCD 8840) – 49:25INDIANA JONES: THE COMPLETE SOUNDTRACK COLLECTION – John Williams (Concord CRE-31000, 5 CDs)MAX PAYNE – Marco Beltrami & Buck Sanders (La-La Land LLLCD 1080) – 44:22MERLIN (TV) – Rob Lane (MMS08022)REST STOP: DON’T LOOK BACK – Bear McCreary (La-La Land LLLCD) – 64:38SPLINTER –…

WALT DISNEY RECORDS TO RELEASE JOHN POWELL’S ‘BOLT’


(Burbank, CA)- Walt Disney Records will release the original soundtrack for Walt Disney Pictures’ animated comedy adventure BOLT on November 18, 2008. The recording features score written by Grammy®-nominated composer John Powell (Happy Feet, Shrek) and two original songs: “I Thought I Lost You” performed by the film’s stars Miley Cyrus and John Travolta, and…

MICHAEL WANDMACHER SCORES ‘PUNISHER: WAR ZONE’


(Hollywood, CA) – Composer Michael Wandmacher brings a new note to the battle between good and evil with his score for Punisher: War Zone, based on the Marvel comic book character. Along with Wandmacher, Academy Award nominated director Lexi Alexander (“Johnny Flynton”) and writers Nick Santora (“Prison Break,” “Law & Order”), Art Marcum (“Iron Man”)…

ALEX WURMAN SCORES ‘FOUR CHRISTMASES’


(Hollywood, CA) – Critically acclaimed composer Alex Wurman scores New Line Cinema’s latest, holiday comedy Four Christmases, directed by Seth Gordon, starring Vince Vaughn and Reese Witherspoon. Four Christmases tells the story of Brad (Vince Vaughn) and Kate’s (Reese Witherspoon) struggle to visit all four of their divorced parents on Christmas Day after the couple…

LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES


CHANGELING – Clint Eastwood (Varèse Sarabande 302 066 934 2)CITY OF EMBER – Andrew Lockington (Verve 1234702)FLASH OF GENIUS – Aaron Zigman (Varèse Sarabande 302 066 933 2)JINGLE ALL THE WAY – David Newman (Intrada Special Collection Volume 80) – 55:26TREASURE OF THE FOUR CROWNS – Ennio Morricone (Intrada Special Collection Volume 81) – 55:01