UPCOMING SOUNDTRACK RELEASES: August 2 to August 16


August 2Sarah’s Key – Max Richter – MilanStar Trek: The Next Generation Collection, Vol. 1 – Jay Chattaway, Don Davis, John Debney, Dennis McCarthy, Fred Steiner – La-La LandSuper 8 – Michael Giacchino – Varese Sarabande August 16Cowboys & Aliens – Harry Gregson-Williams – Varese SarabandeFinal Destination 5 – Brian Tyler – Varese SarabandeFright Night – Ramin Djawadi – Varese SarabandeJohn Carpenter’s The Ward – Mark Kilian – Varese SarabandeRise of the Planet of the Apes – Patrick Doyle – Varese Sarabande Date UnknownAdventures of Don Juan (re-recording) – Max Steiner – Tribute Film ClassicsDivorce American Style/The Art of Love … Continue reading UPCOMING SOUNDTRACK RELEASES: August 2 to August 16

LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – 07/26/2011


Days Of Heaven – Ennio Morricone (FSMCD Vol.14 No.12, 2 CDs) – 136:59 La Donna Del Fiume / La Risaia – Angelo Lavagnino (Legend CD 39 DLX) The Moneychangers – Henry Mancini (Intrada Special Collection Volume 172, 2 CDs) – 134:30 Remo Williams: The Adventure Begins – Craig Safan (Intrada Special Collection Volume 177) – 69:40 Taras Bulba – Franz Waxman (Tadlow 013, 2 CDs) – 128:06 Continue reading LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – 07/26/2011

LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – 07/21/2011


Captain America: The First Avenger – Alan Silvestri (Disney 387402)Devil – Fernando Velázquez (Varese Sarabande 302 064 209 2)Drango – Elmer Bernstein (Kritzerland KR 20019-5)The Egyptian: The Deluxe Edition – Alfred Newman & Bernard Herrmann (Varese Sarabande VCL 0711 1123, 2 CDs) – 117:20The Golden Child – John Barry, Michael Colombier (La-La Land LLLCD 1180, 3 CDs) – 165:38Heartless – David Julyan (SWR11003)The Man Who Collected Food – Daniel Alcheh (SWR11004)The Shrine – Ryan Shore (SWR11005)Viento En Contra – Alfons Conde (MMS11014)Windows – Ennio Morricone (Quartet QRSCE031) Continue reading LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – 07/21/2011

FIMUCITÉ V CONCLUDES WITH AN OVATION OF 4,400 PEOPLE


The Tenerife International Film Music Festival (FIMUCITÉ) ended its fifth edition on Saturday, July 2, with an ovation of more than 4,000 people who attended the great week of parallel activities and concerts that took place at the main venues in Santa Cruz and La Laguna. The Closing Gala Concert, staged at the Auditorio de Tenerife “Adán Martín”, and focused on Bernard Herrmann and John Barry, achieved one of the greatest successes of this film music event, which was completely sold out. The audience could enjoy the best scores by both geniuses performed by the Tenerife Symphony Orchestra, conducted by … Continue reading FIMUCITÉ V CONCLUDES WITH AN OVATION OF 4,400 PEOPLE

TOP FILM AND TELEVISION COMPOSERS TO SPEAK AT SAN DIEGO COMIC-CON


Award-winning music talents Nathan Barr, Ramin Djawadi, Robert Duncan, Danny Jacob, James Levine, Edward Rogers, and Christopher Young to speak to fans at the San Diego Hilton Bayfront as part of Comic Con 2011 San Diego, CA (July 15, 2011) – Back by popular demand, the second annual Behind the Music with CW3PR: Composing Horror to Animation and Everything in Between will be held at Comic-Con International:  San Diego. Seven legendary composers in film and television are slated to speak for the program from 6 to 7 pm on Saturday, July 23 in the Indigo Ballroom at the Hilton Bayfront, … Continue reading TOP FILM AND TELEVISION COMPOSERS TO SPEAK AT SAN DIEGO COMIC-CON

UPCOMING SOUNDTRACK RELEASES: July 19 to August 16


July 19Another Earth – Fall on Your Sword – MilanCaptain America: The First Avenger – Alan Silvestri – DisneyDevil – Fernando Velazquez – Varese SarabandeThe Egyptian: The Deluxe Edition – Alfred Newman, Bernard Herrmann – Varese Sarabande CD Club July 26Cowboys & Aliens – Harry Gregson-Williams – Varese SarabandeThe Devil’s Double – Christian Henson – LakeshoreThe Family Way – Paul McCartney – Varese VintageRise of the Planet of the Apes – Patrick Doyle – Varese Sarabande August 2Star Trek: The Next Generation Collection, Vol. 1 – Jay Chattaway, Don Davis, John Debney, Dennis McCarthy, Fred SteinerSuper 8 – Michael Giacchino … Continue reading UPCOMING SOUNDTRACK RELEASES: July 19 to August 16

THE 2011 EMMY NOMINATIONS AT THE MUSIC CATEGORIES


OUTSTANDING MUSIC COMPOSITION FOR A MINISERIES, MOVIE OR A SPECIAL (ORIGINAL DRAMATIC SCORE)ANY HUMAN HEART (MASTERPIECE) – Dan JonesMILDRED PIERCE: PART FIVE – Carter BurwellTHE PILLARS OF THE EARTH: ANARCHY – Trevor MorrisSHERLOCK: A STUDY IN PINK (MASTERPIECE) – David Arnold, Michael PriceTHURGOOD – Rob Mathes OUTSTANDING MUSIC COMPOSITION FOR A SERIES (ORIGINAL DRAMATIC SCORE)AMERICAN MASTERS – “John Muir in the New World” – Garth NeustadterFAMILY GUY – “And Then There Were Fewer” – Walter MurphyFAMILY GUY – “Road to the North Pole” – Ron JonesTHE SIMPSONS – “Treehouse of Horror XXI” – Alf H. Clausen30 ROCK – “100” – … Continue reading THE 2011 EMMY NOMINATIONS AT THE MUSIC CATEGORIES

AUSTIN WINTORY SCORES ‘A LITTLE HELP’


Film begins tiered release July 22, soundtrack available July 19 Los Angeles, CA – Composer AUSTIN WINTORY scores the indie-drama A LITTLE HELP. The film, written and directed by THE KING OF QUEENS creator Michael J. Weithorn, stars Jenna Fischer (The Office; Hall Pass) and Chris O’Donnell (NCIS:LA; Batman & Robin). A LITTLE HELP is the story of a recently widowed single mother who finds herself entangled in a series of lies in order to take care of herself and her 12 year old son. A LITTLE HELP begins a tiered release July 22 and the soundtrack is available July … Continue reading AUSTIN WINTORY SCORES ‘A LITTLE HELP’

COMPOSER ALAN MENKEN CREATES THEME SONG FOR ‘CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE FIRST AVENGER’


Film opens July 22, soundtrack available July 19 Academy Award winning composer Alan Menken brings his unique voice to Captain America: The First Avenger by creating an original song. The film features the patriotic song “Star Spangled Man” written by Menken and David Zippel, performed by the Metro Voices. The song is written in the style of 1940s World War II army musicals. Menken has earned eight Oscars, more than any other living person, along with ten Grammys and seven Golden Globes. The film’s original score is composed by Alan Silvestri. The film opens July 22, soundtrack available July 19. … Continue reading COMPOSER ALAN MENKEN CREATES THEME SONG FOR ‘CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE FIRST AVENGER’

LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – 07/12/2011


Deja Vu – Pino Donaggio (Intrada Special Collection Volume 175) – 49:14Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows Part 2 – Alexandre Desplat (Water Tower 39255)House On Telegraph Hill / Ten North Frederick – Sol Kaplan / Leigh Harline (Intrada Special Collection Volume 176) – 76:29Jig – Patrick Doyle (Varese Sarabande 302 067 104 2)Snow Flower And The Secret Fan – Rachel Portman (Sony 904852)Too Big To Fail – Marcelo Zarvos (Varese Sarabande 302 067 102 2) Continue reading LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – 07/12/2011

LA-LA LAND RELEASES ‘STAR TREK: THE NEXT GENERATION COLLECTION VOLUME 1’


(July 8, 2011- Los Angeles, CA) – La-La Land Records announces the premiere of their limited edition 3CD set Star Trek: The Next Generation Collection, Volume 1.  The recording will debut at the La-La Land Records Booth at the San Diego Comic-Con, July 20-24, (housed in the Toy Hungry booth #429).Featuring more than 3 full hours of previously unreleased music, Star Trek: The Next Generation Collection, Volume 1 showcases some of the most dynamic pieces of score ever composed for this beloved and acclaimed series. Renowned composers Dennis McCarthy, Jay Chattaway, Don Davis, John Debney and Fred Steiner are all … Continue reading LA-LA LAND RELEASES ‘STAR TREK: THE NEXT GENERATION COLLECTION VOLUME 1’

DANIEL LICHT’S SILENT HILL: DOWNPOUR SET TO BE RELEASED IN OCTOBER


LOS ANGELES- Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. announced that the highly anticipated game SILENT HILL: DOWNPOUR will be released in North America this October for Playstation 3 and Xbox 360. DOWNPOUR will bring a completely original storyline and an all-new haunting soundtrack to the videogame. Composer Daniel Licht was brought on to create a dark, suspenseful score for the franchise. Licht is also the mastermind behind the music for the hit Showtime series, “Dexter.” He has built a reputation of incorporating unusual sound manipulation and obscure instruments into his scores including a bone rasp. SILENT HILL: DOWNPOUR starts as Murphy Pendleton, … Continue reading DANIEL LICHT’S SILENT HILL: DOWNPOUR SET TO BE RELEASED IN OCTOBER

I WANNA DO BAD THINGS WITH ‘ TRUE BLOOD’


BuySoundtrax Releases EP of Music From Hit HBO Series TRUE BLOOD (Los Angeles, CA) – Buy Soundtrax Records celebrates the return of the hit HBO series TRUE BLOOD with a 5-song EP I WANNA DO BAD THINGS WITH YOU And Other Music From the HBO TV Series True Blood.  The recording features two versions of the theme song “I Wanna Do Bad Things With You”, one performed by Katie Campbell and the second by Tommy Morgan. Katie Campbell majored in Jazz Studies at Western Michigan University, and was named “Best Collegiate Jazz Vocalist” in the 2004 Downbeat Awards.  She has … Continue reading I WANNA DO BAD THINGS WITH ‘ TRUE BLOOD’

UPCOMING SOUNDTRACK RELEASES: July 5 to August 9


July 5Hanna – Chemical Brothers – Sony (import)The Shrine – Ryan Shore – Scream Works/MovieScore Media July 12Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2 – Alexandre Desplat – WatertowerJig – Patrick Doyle – Varese SarabandeSnow Flower and the Secret Fan – Rachel Portman – SonySuper 8 – Michael Giacchino – Varese SarabandeToo Big to Fail – Marcelo Zarvos – Varese SarabandeViento en Contra – Alfons Conde – MovieScore MediaWinnie the Pooh – Henry Jackman, songs – DisneyX-Men: First Class – Henry Jackman – Sony July 19Captain America: The First Avenger – Alan Silvestri – Disney July 26Cowboys & Aliens … Continue reading UPCOMING SOUNDTRACK RELEASES: July 5 to August 9