LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – 10/28/2011


Alfred Hitchcock Hour Volume 2 – Bernard Herrmann (Varese Sarabande 1011 1125)Halloween 4: The Return Of Michael Myers – Alan Howarth (AHICD 006)Lord Of Illusions – Simon Boswell (Perseverance PRD 041, 2 CDs)Midway – John Williams (Varese Sarabande VCL 1011 1124) – 37:26Sardegna – Ennio Morricone (CMT 100121) – 44:31The Thing (New Recording) – Ennio…

THE 2011 WORLD SOUNDTRACK AWARDS WINNERS


The World Soundtrack Academy announced tonight the winners of the World Soundtrack Awards 2011, the closing event of the 38th Ghent International Film Festival. Alexandre Desplat was chosen as Film Composer of the Year 2011. Hans Zimmer went home with the award for Best Orginal Film Score of the Year for Inception.  Randy Newman received…

ALEXANDRE DESPLAT SCORES ‘EXTREMELY LOUD AND INCREDIBLY CLOSE’


(LOS ANGELES, CA) Acclaimed composer Alexandre Desplat has signed on to score the drama “Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close” for Paramount. Based on Jonathan Safran Foer’s novel and directed by Stephen Daldry, the film stars Tom Hanks, Sandra Bullock and newcomer Thomas Horn. The film tells the story of a nine-year-old boy who searches New York…

UPCOMING SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – October 25 to November 29


October 25The Adventures of Tintin – John Williams – Sony (import)The Alfred Hitchcock Hour, Volume 2 – Bernard Herrmann – Varese Sarabande CD Club55 Days at Peking – Dimitri Tiomkin – La-La LandJohnny English Reborn – Ilan Eshkeri – Varese SarabandeThe Karate Kid, Part II – Bill Conti – Varese Sarabande CD ClubLike Crazy –…

LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – 10/20/2011


The Debt – Thomas Newman (Silva 1367)Fellini Satyricon / Fellini Roma – Nino Rota (Quartet QRSCE034) – 55:42Fright Night – Brad Fiedel (Intrada Special Collection Volume 183) – 61:39Funeral Home – Jerry Fielding (Intrada Special Collection Volume 186) – 59:52The Presence – Conrad Pope (SWR11006)Stone Killer / Diamonds – Roy Budd (Silva 1321, 2 CDs)Summer…

CHRISTOPHER YOUNG SCORES ‘THE RUM DIARY’


FILM STARRING JOHNNY DEPP OPENS OCTOBER 28, 2011 Soundtrack album is soon to be released with distribution through Lakeshore Records (Los Angeles, CA) Award-winning composer Christopher Young has added new riffs to his musical lexicon with his jazz-infused score for “The Rum Diary,” based on the eponymous, early novel by Hunter S. Thompson. Depp also…

UPCOMING SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – October 18 to December 13


October 18Don’t Be Afraid of the Dark – Marco Beltrami, Buck Sanders – LakeshoreFright Night – Brad Fiedel – Intrada Special CollectionFuneral Home – Jerry Fielding – Intrada Special CollectionThe Three Musketeers – Paul Haslinger – MilanTrading Places – Elmer Bernstein – La-La Land October 25The Adventures of Tintin – John Williams – Sony (import)The…

COMPOSER BEAR MCCREARY FIGHTS OFF THE ZOMBIE APOCALYPSE


AMC To Begin Airing The Walking Dead Season TwoBuySoundtrax Records to Release Chillerama: Zom-B-Movie Soundtrack  (Los Angeles, CA) Bear McCreary falls victim to the zombie apocalypse, not once but twice this fall.  AMC will begin airing the second season of the acclaimed series The Walking Dead on Sunday, October 16th and BuySoundtrax Records has announced…

LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – 10/12/2011


Rampage – Elmer Bernstein (Intrada Special Collection Volume 182) – 78:21Dolphin Tale – Mark Isham (Varese Sarabande 302 067 120 2)Dream House – John Debney (Varese Sarabande 302 067 115 2)Fall Of The Roman Empire (Cond. Raine) – Dimitri Tiomkin (Prometheus XPCD 170, 2 CDs) – 138:17Fright Night – Brad Fiedel (Intrada Special Collection Volume…

BUYSOUNDTRAX RECORDS RE-VISITS ENNIO MORRICONE’S ‘THE THING’


Longtime John Carpenter Collaborator Alan Howarth Re-Creates Music For The Thing—Music From The Motion Picture (October 2011) – BuySoundtrax Records is proud to announce the release of The Thing-Music From The Motion Picture a recreation of the Ennio Morricone-penned score as heard on the original out-of-print soundtrack album. Alan Howarth, John Carpenter’s longtime collaborator, provides a…

LORNE BALFE’S FALL RELEASES


Composer Lorne Balfe (Ironclad, Megamind, Call of Duty 2: Modern Warfare video game) is proud to announce three new fall releases, Five (premieres October 10 on Lifetime), Skylanders: Spyro’s Adventure (available October 11th), and Assassins Creed Revelations (available November 15th). Five (formerly Project Five), an anthology of five short films exploring the impact of breast…

UPCOMING SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – October 11 to November 22


October 11Cave of Forgotten Dreams – Ernst Reijseger – Winter & WinterDolphin Tale – Mark Isham – Varese SarbabandeDream House – John Debney – Varese SarabandeDrive – Cliff Martinez – LakeshoreDumbstruck – Daniel Licht – BuysoundtraxThe Greatest Miracle – Mark McKenzie – BuysoundtraxMusic from the Transformers Trilogy – Steve Jablonsky – SilvaPrincess Ka’iulani – Stephen…

MARK MCKENZIE SCORES ‘THE GREATEST MIRACLE’


LOS ANGELES, CA –Mark McKenzie scores the 3D animated faith-based family film The Greatest Miracle (El Gran Milagro). The film is directed by Bruce Morris and produced by Mexico City-based Pablo Barosso and Claudia Nemer. The Greatest Miracle will be released in both Spanish and English beginning in Los Angeles and Chicago on October 14th,…

LAKESHORE TO RELEASE ‘THE SKIN I LIVE IN’ ORIGINAL SCORE


Original Music Composed by Alberto Iglesias (Los Angeles, CA) – Lakeshore Records will release The Skin I Live In — Original Score Album available digitally on October 18th and in stores on November 29, 2011. The score was composed by Alberto Iglesias (The Kite Runner, Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy). “The composer Alberto Iglesias,” said Pedro…