UPCOMING SOUNDTRACK RELEASES: FSM, Kritzerland, La-La Land, Varèse Sarabande, Buysoundtrax


Film Score Monthly – I SPY, VOL. 2: THE LP’S ( Earle Hagen, Hugo Friedhofer, February 2nd) Kritzerland – AUDREY ROSE (Michael Small, March 1st) La-La Land – March 1st: MONEY TRAIN (Mark Mancina), COPERNICUS’ STAR (Abel Korzeniowsi) Varèse Sarabande – HOP (Christopher Lennnertz, April 4th) Buysoundtrax – March 1st: MEGAFORCE (Jerrold Immel), PERKINS’ 14 (Kostas Christides) Advertisements Continue reading UPCOMING SOUNDTRACK RELEASES: FSM, Kritzerland, La-La Land, Varèse Sarabande, Buysoundtrax

LAKESHORE RECORDS CRUISES WITH THE LINCOLN LAWYER


Cliff Martinez’s Original Score To Be Released by Lakeshore Records (February 22, 2011- Los Angeles, CA) – Lakeshore Records will release the The Lincoln Lawyer — Original Motion Picture Score available digitally on March 15th and in stores on March 29, 2011. The original score was composed by Cliff Martinez (Traffic, Solaris). “Out of the box, The Lincoln Lawyer was about as tightly wrapped as any film I’ve worked on,” said Martinez. “The heavy lifting had been done long before I arrived, so my job was to simply apply the aural icing to the cake. The main ingredients in my … Continue reading LAKESHORE RECORDS CRUISES WITH THE LINCOLN LAWYER

LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – 02/21/2011


Boccaccio ’70 – Nino Rota, Armando Trovaioli, Piero Umiliani (GDM 4201) Cliffhanger – Trevor Jones (Intrada Special Collection Volume 156, 2 CDs) – 92:52 The Kremlin Letter – Robert Drasnin (Intrada Special Collection Volume 160) – 42:12 Rich And Famous / One Is A Lonely Number – Georges Delerue / Michel Legrand (FSMCD Vol.14 No.2) Roma A Mano Armata – Franco Micalizzi (Beat BCM 9502) Continue reading LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – 02/21/2011

LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – 02/17/2011


Guy De Maupassant – Georges Delerue (Disques Cinemusique DCM 127) – 47:58 Harry & Son – Henry Mancini (Quartet QRSCE023) Il Peccato – Antonio Perez Olea (Quartet QRSCE022) La Herencia Valdemar II: La Sombra Prohibida – Arnau Bataller (MMS11003) La Notte – Giorgio Gaslini (Quartet QRSCE021) Monster Mutt – Chris Walden (MMS11002) Tambien La Lluvia (Even The Rain) – Alberto Iglesias (Quartet QR006) Continue reading LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – 02/17/2011

ALEXANDER DESPLAT LEADS INTERNATIONAL FILM MUSIC CRITICS’ AWARDS NOMINATIONS


(Hollywood, CA) Alexandre Desplat leads the pack of distinguished film and television composers with seven nominations from The International Film Music Critics Association. Desplat is nominated for Film Composer of the Year, and received two nods for Best Score of the Year with “The King’s Speech” and “The Ghost Writer.” “The King’s Speech” continues its award-season reign with three nominations in total, and the “The Ghost Writer” received four. Desplat’s score for the King George VI biopic recently received Oscar, BAFTA and Golden Globe nominations. The composer incorporated the actual microphones of King George VI into his score, and recorded … Continue reading ALEXANDER DESPLAT LEADS INTERNATIONAL FILM MUSIC CRITICS’ AWARDS NOMINATIONS

UPCOMING SOUNDTRACK RELEASES: La-La Land, Varèse Sarabande, Sony Masterworks


La-La Land – 16/02/2011: BROKEN ARROW (Hans Zimmer, 2 CDs), YESTERDAY WAS A LIE (Kristopher Carter) Varèse Sarabande – 05/04/2011: PUSHING DAISIES (Jim Dooley, TV), YOUR HIGHNESS (Steve Jablonsky), LARGO WINCH II (Alexandre Desplat) Sony Masterworks – CLASSIC FILM SCORES (Charles Gerhardt): 01/03/2011: CITIZEN KANE – The Classic Film Scores of Bernard Herrmann, SUNSET BOULEVARD – The Classic Film Scores of Franz Waxman, ELIZABETH AND ESSEX – The Classic Film Scores of Erich Wolfgang Korngold, SPELLBOUND – The Classic Film Scores of Miklós Rózsa, NOW, VOYAGER – The Classic Film Scores of Max Steiner, CLASSIC FILM SCORES for Bette Davis, … Continue reading UPCOMING SOUNDTRACK RELEASES: La-La Land, Varèse Sarabande, Sony Masterworks

SONY REISSUES CHARLES GERHARDT’S CLASSIC FILM SCORES SERIES


SONY MASTERWORKS proudly announces the reissue of Charles Gerhardt’s acclaimed Classic Film Score series. In the 1970s, the Classic Film Scores series introduced a new generation to the sumptuous sound of music in Hollywood’s “Golden Age.” The following releases will be available March 1, 2011 on CD and through major digital service providers: Citizen Kane, Sunset Boulevard, Elizabeth and Essex, Spellbound, Now, Voyager, Classic Film Scores for Bette Davis and The Film Scores of David Raksin; the first six titles were released in October 2010. It is widely accepted that together with the 1977 film release of Star Wars, Charles … Continue reading SONY REISSUES CHARLES GERHARDT’S CLASSIC FILM SCORES SERIES

HAL LEONARD RELEASES BATTLESTAR GALACTICA SONGBOOK


Cool New Piano Solo Folio Showcases Noted Composer Bear McCreary (MILWAUKEE) – Variety called composer Bear McCreary’s score for Battlestar Galactica – the award-winning series on the SyFy channel from 2004-2009 – “the most innovative music on TV today,” and NPR said it “fits the action so perfectly, it’s almost devastating: (it’s) a sci-fi score like no other.” Hal Leonard Corporation is proud to publish the first-ever songbook featuring the music from the series. McCreary himself was heavily involved in the creation of this special collection, personally translating his acclaimed, world music-infused orchestral score into fantastic piano solo arrangements. The … Continue reading HAL LEONARD RELEASES BATTLESTAR GALACTICA SONGBOOK

MUSIC BOX RECORDS, A NEW RECORD LABEL DEDICATED TO MOVIE SOUNDTRACKS


A new record label enters the record market: MUSIC BOX RECORDS. The first CD from the french record label is dedicated to two original motion picture soundtracks composed by Oscar-winner Georges DELERUE: L’INCORRIGIBLE (THE INCORRIGIBLE) (1975), directed by Philippe de Broca and VA VOIR MAMAN, PAPA TRAVAILLE (YOUR TURN, MY TURN) (1978), directed by François Leterrier. The CD will be released on February 21st 2011 and is now available for pre-orders: http://www.musicbox-records.com/ Continue reading MUSIC BOX RECORDS, A NEW RECORD LABEL DEDICATED TO MOVIE SOUNDTRACKS