LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – 08/30/2010


CHiPs Vol 3 – Alan Silvestri (FSMCD Vol.13 No.12) The Deep – John Barry (Intrada Special Collection Volume 143, 2 CDs) – 103:04 The Going Up Of David Lev – Jerry Goldsmith (BSXCD 8874) – 33:46 Saint Joan – Mischa Spoliansky (Kritzerland KR 20016-5) TV Omnibus Volume 1 (1962-1976) – Various (FSMCD Vol.13 No.13, 5 CDs) Vampires Suck – Christopher Lennertz (Lakeshore 34189) Advertisements Continue reading LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – 08/30/2010

THE 62nd EMMY WINNERS AT THE MUSIC CATEGORIES


OUTSTANDING MUSIC COMPOSITION FOR A MINISERIES, MOVIE OR A SPECIAL – (ORIGINAL DRAMATIC SCORE)TEMPLE GRANDIN – Alex Wurman OUTSTANDING MUSIC COMPOSITION FOR A SERIES (ORIGINAL DRAMATIC SCORE)24: 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM – Sean P. Callery OUTSTANDING ORIGINAL MAIN TITLE THEME MUSICNURSE JACKIE – Wendy Melvoin, Lisa Coleman OUTSTANDING ORIGINAL MUSIC AND LYRICSMONK: Mr. Monk And The End Part II; “When I’m Gone”) – Music and Lyrics by Randy Newman OUTSTANDING MUSIC DIRECTIONVANCOUVER 2010 OLYMPIC WINTER GAMES OPENING CEREMONY – Dave Pierce Continue reading THE 62nd EMMY WINNERS AT THE MUSIC CATEGORIES

LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – 08/26/2010


Beach Blanket Bingo – Les Baxter (La-La Land LLLCD 1142)Cats & Dogs: The Revenge Of Kitty Galore – Christopher Lennertz (Varèse Sarabande 302 067 041 2)The Expendables – Brian Tyler (Silva 1339)Fraulein Doktor – Ennio Morricone (Legend CD 34 DLX)The Lone Gunmen / Harsh Realm – Mark Snow (La-La Land LLLCD 1135)Midnight Movie – Penka Kouneva (HWRCD 003)Piranha 3D – Michael Wandmacher (Lakeshore 34187) – 58:21Shane: A Tribute To Victor Young – Victor Young (RKYOUNG101) – 58:59Tudors: Season 3 – Trevor Morris (Varèse Sarabande 302 067 039 2)Wuthering Heights: A Tribute To Alfred Newman – Alfred Newman (RKNEWMAN102) Continue reading LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – 08/26/2010

WENDY & LISA WIN THEIR FIRST EMMY FOR ‘NURSE JACKIE’


Wendy Melvoin and Lisa Coleman take home statues for Nurse Jackie’s Outstanding Original Main Title Theme Music; First Female Duo to ever win in category Los Angeles, CA- Musical composing duo Wendy Melvoin and Lisa Coleman, commonly referred to as “Wendy & Lisa”, received their first, long-anticipated Emmy win for Outstanding Original Main Title Theme Music for their work on Showtime’s NURSE JACKIE at the Creative Art Emmys on Saturday, August 21st. The category was almost eliminated from future Emmy competitions, but was saved due to an overwhelming vote from the members of the Emmy music branch. “We’re happy future … Continue reading WENDY & LISA WIN THEIR FIRST EMMY FOR ‘NURSE JACKIE’

JORIS DE MAN SCORES KILLZONE® 3


Blockbuster PlayStation®3 Video Game Score to be Recorded at World Famous Abbey Road Studios LONDON, England – Following his landmark IVOR NOVELLO award-winning musical achievement for the first-person shooter video game KILLZONE® 2 on PLAYSTATION®3, Dutch-born composer JORIS DE MAN returns to provide a new original music score for the highly anticipated next installment in the blockbuster franchise, KILLZONE® 3.  Internationally renowned for his epic, powerful and sweeping orchestral music, Joris de Man’s rousing theatrical score for KILLZONE 3 enhances the game’s Hollywood-style, action-focused narrative and propels the dramatic movie sequences and cinematic, visceral gameplay. His most ambitious compositional work yet, … Continue reading JORIS DE MAN SCORES KILLZONE® 3

SUMTHING ELSE RELEASES MONSTER HUNTER™ TRI ORIGINAL SOUNDTRACK


Music Composed by Yukko Miyama and Tadayo ShinmakinFeaturing Performances by the FILMharmonic Orchestra Prague New York – August 24th, 2010 – Sumthing Else Music Works, Inc., through its licensing relationship with Capcom®, proudly presents Monster Hunter™ Tri Original Soundtrack featuring the original musical score from Monster Hunter™ Tri for Wii™, the latest installment in the best-selling Japanese adventure video game series. The two-disc soundtrack album is released today to retail outlets through Sumthing Else Music Works www.sumthing.com, and will be available for digital download on Sumthing Digital www.sumthingdigital.com, Amazon MP3 and iTunes®.   Monster Hunter™ Tri Original Soundtrack features over 50 original tracks composed by Capcom in-house composers Yukko … Continue reading SUMTHING ELSE RELEASES MONSTER HUNTER™ TRI ORIGINAL SOUNDTRACK

MILAN TO RELEASE TOMANDANDY’S RESIDENT EVIL: AFTERLIFE


Music from the Motion Picture Resident Evil Afterlife by TOMANDANDY to be released on Milan Records, Tuesday September 7, 2010 Los Angeles (CA) – Action packed Resident Evil: Afterlife directed by Paul W.S. Anderson is the fourth installment of the hugely successful video game turned film franchise. Afterlife is the first film in the series to be released in 3D using James Cameron’s Fusion Camera System. It features an exciting and fast-paced score by producing duo Tomandandy. TOMANDANDY (http://www.tomandandy.com/) delivers an enthralling electronic score capturing the energy and vigor of the film. “At every turn, the director Paul W. S. … Continue reading MILAN TO RELEASE TOMANDANDY’S RESIDENT EVIL: AFTERLIFE

LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES


Charlie St. Cloud – Rolfe Kent (Varèse Sarabande 302 067 037 2) Cohen And Tate – Bill Conti (Intrada Special Collection Volume 139) – 43:02 Dinner For Schmucks – Theodore Shapiro (Lakeshore 34183) Hunters Are For Killing – Jerry Fielding (FSMCD Vol.13 No.11) – 56:31 Nanny McPhee Returns – James Newton Howard (Varèse Sarabande 302 067 015 2) No Retreat, No Surrender – Frank Harris (Perseverance PRD 034) SpaceCamp – John Williams (Intrada Special Collection Volume 140) – 48:32 Continue reading LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES

THE WORLD SOUNDTRACK AWARDS 2010 NOMINEES


The World Soundtrack Academy has announced the list of its nominees for the 2010 Awards to be presented in three categories: Film Composer of the Year, Best Original Score of the Year and Best Original Song Written Directly for a Film. The names of the winners will be announced at the World Soundtrack Awards 10th Anniversary Gala on Saturday, October 23, the closing night of the Ghent International Film Festival. The nominees the World Soundtrack Awards 2010: Film Composer of the Year • Alexandre Desplat – Fantastic Mr. Fox, New Moon, Julie & Julia, The Ghost Writer • Hans Zimmer … Continue reading THE WORLD SOUNDTRACK AWARDS 2010 NOMINEES

LIONSGATE RELEASES BRIAN TYLER’S ‘ THE EXPENDABLES’


Available on iTunes and Amazon.com SANTA MONICA, CA, August 9, 2010 – LIONSGATE® (NYSE: LGF), the leading next generation studio, today announced the release of The Expendables original motion picture score by Brian Tyler, which will be available on August 10th just three days before the August 13th theatrical release of the film. The Expendables boasts a legendary line-up of some of the most beloved action adventure stars in Hollywood (Sylvester Stallone, Jason Statham, and Jet Li, Dolph Lundgren, Steve Austin and Mickey Rourke to name a few). As one of the industry’s go-to action composers, Brian Tyler’s score embraces … Continue reading LIONSGATE RELEASES BRIAN TYLER’S ‘ THE EXPENDABLES’

UPCOMING SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – Film Score Monthly, Varèse Sarabande, Howlin’ Wolf


Film Score Monthly – HUNTERS ARE FOR KILLING (Jerry Fielding, TV, August), STAR TREK: THE NEXT GENERATION (Ron Jones, TV, 14 CDs, September), HAWAII FIVE-O (Morton Stevens, TV, 2010), CHIPS Vol. III (TV, Vários, 2010), TV OMNIBUS: VOLUME ONE (George Duning, Billy Goldenberg, Dave Grusin, Lalo Schifrin, TV, 5 CDs, 2010) Varèse Sarabande – NEVER LET ME GO (Rachel Portman, September 14), TRUE BLOOD – SECOND SEASON (Nathan Barr, TV, September 14), SPARTACUS: BLOOD AND SAND (Joseph LoDuca, TV, September 21), THE PILLARS OF THE EARTH (Trevor Morris, September 21) Howlin’ Wolf Records – MIDNIGHT MOVIE (Penka Kouneva, August 13) Continue reading UPCOMING SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – Film Score Monthly, Varèse Sarabande, Howlin’ Wolf

HOWLIN’ WOLF RECORDS RELEASES ‘MIDNIGHT MOVIE’


MIDNIGHT MOVIE by Penka KounevaList Price $15.95 Release Date: 08.13.2010 Howlin’ Wolf Records is proud to present the first official film score release for Penka Kouneva, a prominent Hollywood orchestrator and rising composer for videogames, television, and film. In 2008 Jack Messitt wrote and directed MIDNIGHT MOVIE, a supernatural horror/thriller about a maniacal filmmaker who breaks the barrier between celluloid and reality to stalk attendees at a midnight screening of his black and white cult horror classic THE DARK BENEATH. To score this film Penka Kouneva was presented with the challenge of providing scores for both the vintage film and … Continue reading HOWLIN’ WOLF RECORDS RELEASES ‘MIDNIGHT MOVIE’

BUYSOUNDTRAX TO RELEASE ‘2001 MANIACS: FIELD OF SCREAMS’


Songs, Dialogue, Ditties and Score In One Finger-Lickin’ Good Package! (Los Angeles, CA) – From First Look Studios and director Tim Sullivan, and starring Bill Moseley (Devil’s Rejects), comes the eagerly anticipated second installment of the gore-soaked horror-comedy franchise 2001 Maniacs with 2001 MANIACS: FIELD OF SCREAMS. BuySoundtrax will release the 2001 MANIACS: FIELD OF SCREAMS — Original Soundtrack on July 20, 2010. The soundtrack features songs provided by fans of the franchise found on Myspace and Facebook, as well as the film’s star Bill Moseley providing the end-title track, with original music by Patrick Copeland (Hood of Horror).Come get … Continue reading BUYSOUNDTRAX TO RELEASE ‘2001 MANIACS: FIELD OF SCREAMS’

LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES


Addio Zio Tom – Riz Ortolani (GDM Club 7089)Batman – Danny Elfman (La-La Land LLLCD 1140, 2 CDs) – 144:00Dragon Seed – Herbert Stothart (FSMCD Vol.13 No.10, 2 CDs) – 119:33Karate Kid (2010) – James Horner (Amazon CDR 34792)Krull – James Horner (La-La Land LLLCD 1143, 2 CDs) – 99:39Predator – Alan Silvestri (Intrada Special Collection Volume 141) – 74:45Predators – John Debney (La-La Land LLLCD 1141)Romantic Comedy – Marvin Hamlisch (Kritzerland KR 20016-2)Spartacus – Alex North (Varèse Sarabande VCL 0610 1109, 6 CDs)These Thousand Hills / Proud Ones – Leigh Harline / Lionel Newman (Intrada Special Collection Volume 134) … Continue reading LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES