JASON GRAVES SCORES ‘CITY OF HEROES GOING ROGUE’


Raleigh, NC – May 26th, 2010 – Award-winning composer Jason Graves has created a thematic orchestral score for City of Heroes Going Rogue™, the new expansion to the massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG) City of Heroes® based on the superheroic comic book genre. Classically trained and renowned for his sophisticated orchestral music, Graves composed memorable superheroic themes to immerse players in the alternative world known as Praetoria. The score reflects the game’s new alignment system allowing players’ characters to shift allegiances between Heroes and Villains. Developed by Paragon Studios and published by NCsoft, City of Heroes Going Rogue™ will … Continue reading JASON GRAVES SCORES ‘CITY OF HEROES GOING ROGUE’

ROLFE KENT SCORES ‘KILLERS’


Lionsgate is releasing the Killers — Original Soundtrack, available digitally on June 1, 2010. A comedic action-packed blockbuster directed by Robert Luketic (Legally Blonde, The Ugly Truth), Killers will hit theaters everywhere on June 4. The soundtrack features eight feel good hits, including “Beauty In The World” from Grammy Award® winner Macy Gray, and a whimsical original score by Rolfe Kent (Up in The Air, Sideways).Fueled by the success of the song “I Try” Macy Gray’s debut album, 1999’s On How Life Is, earned her critical acclaim and the Best Female Pop Vocal Grammy Award. Ten years and three albums … Continue reading ROLFE KENT SCORES ‘KILLERS’

LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES


Star Trek III: The Search fo Spock – James Horner (FILM SCORE MONTHLY FSM801292, 2 CDs) 99 And 44/100% Dead! – Henry Mancini (Intrada Special Collection Volume 133) – 50:46 The Beast Within – Les Baxter (Intrada Special Collection Volume 132) – 58:04 Centurion – Ilan Eshkeri (MMS10011) Flicka 2 – Mark Thomas (Label: MMS10008) Oscar: The Color Of Destiny – Diego Navarro (Varèse Sarabande 302 064 205 2) Passchendaele – Jan A.P. Kaczmarek (Varèse Sarabande 302 064 206 2) Prince Of Persia: The Sands Of Time – Harry Gregson-Williams (Disney 469902) Shrek Forever After – Harry Gregson-Williams (Varèse Sarabande … Continue reading LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES

UPCOMING SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – Kritzerland, La-La Land, Varèse Sarabande, Lakeshore


Kritzerland – BUSTING (Billy Goldenberg, May) La-La Land – May: DEAD LIKE ME (Stewart Copeland, TV), THEATER OF BLOOD (Michael J. Lewis) Varèse Sarabande – June 22nd: THE A-TEAM (Alan Silvestri), MARMADUKE (Christopher Lennertz) Lakeshore – THE LAST AIRBENDER (James Newton Howard, 29/06/2010) Continue reading UPCOMING SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – Kritzerland, La-La Land, Varèse Sarabande, Lakeshore

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Earth vs. The Spider – Albert Glasser (Kritzerland KR 20015-6) – 39:01 El Aullido Del Diablo (Howling Of The Devil) – Fernando Garcia Morcillo (Quartet QREE001) El Mal Ajeno (For The Good Of Others) – Fernando Velazquez (Quartet QRSCE004) The Hills Run Red – Ennio Morricone (Quartet QRSCE007) Historia De Una Chica Sola (La Cena) – Angelo Lavagnino (Quartet QRSCE008) Legend Of The Lost – Angelo Lavagnino (Kritzerland KR 20015-5) A Nightmare On Elm Street (2010) – Steve Jablonsky (Sony 1646367) – 50:05 You Shorty, Me Tarzan – Shorty Rogers (Giant Steps 875871) – 55:41 Continue reading LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES

MILAN TO RELEASE RAPHAEL BEAU SCORE FOR ‘MICMACS’


On May 25, Milan will be releasing the soundtrack album to Micmacs, Jean-Pierre Jeunet’s new film. As with all of Jeunet’s earlier works (Amelie, City of Lost Children, Delicatessen), Micmacs’ music establishes the cinematic universe in which the events are to unfold. The original score is by up-and-coming composer Raphael Beau. The film will be released in theaters by Sony Pictures Classics on May 28. Continue reading MILAN TO RELEASE RAPHAEL BEAU SCORE FOR ‘MICMACS’

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The Alamo – Dimitri Tiomkin (Prometheus XPCD 158, 3 CDs)Lost – Season 5 – Michael Giacchino (Varèse Sarabande 302 067 025 2)Mother And Child – Edward Shearmur (Varèse Sarabande 302 067 021 2)Robin Hood – Marc Streitenfeld (Varèse Sarabande 302 067 020 2)Rocky IV – Vince DiCola (Intrada MAF 7109) – 32:38White Lightning – Charles Bernstein (Intrada Special Collection Volume 131) – 32:18 Continue reading LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES

LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES


2+5 Missione Hydra – Nico Fidenco (Digitmovies CDDM 161)Babies – Bruno Coulais (Lakeshore 34142) – 27:38Cleopatra Jones / Cleopatra Jones and the Casino of Gold – J.J. Johnson, Joe Simon / Dominic Frontiere (FSMCD Vol.13 No.6, 2-CDs)In My Sleep – Conrad Pope (MMS10007)Independence Day – David Arnold (La-La Land LLLCD 1113, 2 CDs)L’Avventuriero (The Rover) – Ennio Morricone (GDM Club 7082)Maciste Nelle Miniere Di Re Salomone – Francesco De Masi (Digitmovies CDDM 160) Continue reading LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES

GHENT FILM FESTIVAL CELEBRATES 10th ANNIVERSARY WORLD SOUNDTRACK AWARDS


The World Soundtrack Awards, an awards presentation honoring the best in film music established by the Ghent International Film Festival’s World Soundtrack Academy in 2001, has announced an all star line up to usher in its 10th year. Ten world class composers will be appearing live in concert at the awards presentation in Ghent, Belgium on October 23rd. Those confirmed include Oscar winners Howard Shore (Lord Of The Rings), Elliot Goldenthal (Frida), Gabriel Yared (The English Patient), Gustavo Santaolalla (Motorcycle Diaries), Stephen Warbeck (Shakespeare In Love) as well as Angelo Badalamenti (Twin Peaks), Craig Armstrong (Love Actually), Alberto Iglesias (Todo … Continue reading GHENT FILM FESTIVAL CELEBRATES 10th ANNIVERSARY WORLD SOUNDTRACK AWARDS

AARON ZIGMAN SCORES ‘SEX AND THE CITY2’


(Los Angeles, CA) Award-winning composer Aaron Zigman reunites with Michael Patrick King to score the sequel “Sex and the City 2.” The film stars the original cast from the beloved TV series including Sarah Jessica Parker, Kim Cattrall, Cynthia Nixon, Kristin Davis, Chris Noth and John Corbett. “Sex and the City 2” opens in theaters on May 27. WaterTower Music will be releasing the soundtrack, including “Divas and Dunes” by Zigman. Zigman who received critical acclaim for his work on the romantic New Line film, “The Notebook,” was an obvious choice to set the tone for the romantic rendezvous of … Continue reading AARON ZIGMAN SCORES ‘SEX AND THE CITY2’