UPCOMING SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – July 3 to July 31


July 3Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter – Henry Jackman – SonyThe Amazing Spider-Man – James Horner – SonySavages – Adam Peters (13 min.), songs – Varese Sarabande July 10Cosmopolis – Howard Shore – Howe (U.S. release)Ice Age: Continental Drift– Varese SarabandeSoul of the Ultimate Nation – Howard Shore – Howe July 17The Dark Knight Rises – Hans Zimmer – Watertower July 24The Chorus – Bruno Coulais – Varese SarabandeKiller Joe – Tyler Bates – MilanRuby Sparks – Nick Urata – Milan July 31The Bourne Legacy – James Newton Howard – Varese Sarabande Date UnknownAll in a Night’s Work – Andre Previn … Continue reading UPCOMING SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – July 3 to July 31

HOWARD SHORE’S ‘SOUL OF THE ULTIMATE NATION’


Music By Academy Award® Winner Howard ShoreCollector’s Edition Vol. 2 (June 26, 2012—New York, NY) Howe Records is pleased to announce the release of the Soul of the Ultimate Nation (SUN) Collectors Edition Vol. 2 available in stores and digitally on July 10, 2012. The epic online fantasy game Soul of the Ultimate Nation (SUN) has been enjoyed by fans around the world, but the soundtrack had only been released in parts of Asia. Now for the first time, as the second in a Collector’s Edition series of the Composer’s work, Howard Shore’s original score for SUN is available to … Continue reading HOWARD SHORE’S ‘SOUL OF THE ULTIMATE NATION’

UPCOMING SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – June 26 to July 31


June 26Rio Lobo – Jerry Goldsmith – La-La LandStagecoach/The Loner – Jerry Goldsmith – La-La landTed – Walter Murphy – Universal Republic July 3Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter – Henry Jackman – SonyThe Amazing Spider-Man – James Horner – SonySavages – Adam Peters (13 min.), songs – Varese Sarabande July 10Cosmopolis – Howard Shore – Howe (U.S. release)Ice Age: Continental Drift– Varese SarabandeSoul of the Ultimate Nation – Howard Shore – Howe July 17The Dark Knight Rises – Hans Zimmer – Watertower July 24Killer Joe – Tyler Bates – MilanRuby Sparks – Nick Urata – Milan July 31The Bourne Legacy – … Continue reading UPCOMING SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – June 26 to July 31

LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – 06/21/2012


Brave – Patrick Doyle (Disney 1405202) China Moon – George Fenton (Quartet QRSCE041) Femme Fatales – Joe Kraemer (MMS12007) Friends Of Eddie Coyle / Three Days Of The Condor – Dave Grusin (FSMCD Vol.15 No.3) Game Of Thrones – Season 2 – Ramin Djawadi (Varese Sarabande 302 067 148 2) Hemingway & Gellhorn – Javier Navarrete (Varese Sarabande 302 067 151 2) Marcia Trionfale – Nicola Piovani (Quartet QRSCE043) Pascal Gaigne Retrospective Film Music – Pascal Gaigne (Quartet QRSOL009) Piranha 3DD – Elia Cmiral (Lakeshore 342632) Continue reading LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – 06/21/2012

GERARD MARINO SCORES ‘THE AMAZING SPIDER MAN’ GAME


Marino Receives HMMA Nomination for Best Video Game Score for Spider-Man (West Hollywood, CA) June 19, 2012— Award winning video game composer Gerard Marino scores Marvel’s The Amazing Spider-Man for PlayStation, Wii, Nintendo, and Xbox available June 26, 2012. Marino has just received an HMMA Award Nomination for Best Video Game Score for Spider-Man. The HMMA Awards ceremony will be held in November in Hollywood, CA. Marino is best known for composing PlayStation’s God of War series. His theme from God of War debuted at the Los Angeles Philharmonic and is played around the world. His recent credits include Spider-Man: Edge of Time and DC Universe Online. The Amazing Spider-Man video … Continue reading GERARD MARINO SCORES ‘THE AMAZING SPIDER MAN’ GAME

UPCOMING SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – June 19 to July 31


June 19Brave – Patrick Doyle – DisneyThe Friends of Eddie Coyle/Three Days of the Condor – Dave Grusin – Film Score MonthlyGame of Thrones: Season Two – Ramin Djawadi – Varese SarabandeThe Pact – Ronen Landa – MovieScore Media/ScreamworksPeople Like Us – A.R. Rahman – LakeshorePiranha 3DD – Elia Cmiral – LakeshoreRio Lobo – Jerry Goldsmith – La-La LandStagecoach/The Loner – Jerry Goldsmith – La-La land June 26Ted – Walter Murphy – Universal Republic July 3Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter – Henry Jackman – SonyThe Amazing Spider-Man – James Horner – SonySavages – Adam Peters (13 min.), songs – Varese Sarabande … Continue reading UPCOMING SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – June 19 to July 31

THE MUSIC OF ‘DEXTER’ COMES ALIVE


Daniel Licht and Rolfe Kent perform original compositions from Showtime’s hit drama live for the first time with a special introduction from Michael C. Hall. By: Kelly Payton On June 10 at Largo at the Coronet, a very special musical event was held for Dexter. The concert featured composer Daniel Licht with special guest Rolfe Kent and an introduction from Dexter himself — Michael C. Hall. Hall told that he believes that the music plays a key role in the show. “I feel like it’s a fundamental part, as much as any character,” Hall said. “The aural landscape that is … Continue reading THE MUSIC OF ‘DEXTER’ COMES ALIVE

LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – 06/14/2012


2 Days In The Valley (Unused Score) – Jerry Goldsmith (Intrada Special Collection Volume 198) – 46:58 Dragonworld – Richard Band (Intrada Signature Edition ISE1048) – 60:52 I Married A Monster From Outer Space / Atomic City – Various (Kritzerland KR 20022) Legend (New Recording) – Tangerine Dream, Produced & Arranged by Brandon K. Verrett (BSXCD 8909) Prometheus – Marc Streitenfeld (Sony 978342) Sword And The Sorcerer – David Whitaker (BSXCD 8910) Touchback – William Ross (Varese Sarabande 302 067 149 2) When A Stranger Calls – Dana Kaproff (Kritzerland KR 20022-4) Continue reading LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – 06/14/2012

LALO SCHIFRIN TO RECEIVE MAX STEINER FILM MUSIC ACHIEVEMENT AWARD


Award To Be Presented at the Annual Hollywood in Vienna Concert, October 22nd (June 13, 2012 – Los Angeles, CA)  Legendary composer Lalo Schifrin (Mission: Impossible, Rush Hour trilogy) will be the recipient of the Max Steiner Film Music Achievement Award, to be presented at the annual Hollywood in Vienna Concert (Vienna Concert Hall) on October 22, 2012.  The concert will present selections of Schifrin’s compositions performed by the Vienna Radio-Symphony Orchestra under the direction of David Newman. “I am very fortunate to have been invited by the City of Vienna to receive the Max Steiner Lifetime Achievement Award,” said … Continue reading LALO SCHIFRIN TO RECEIVE MAX STEINER FILM MUSIC ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

UPCOMING SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – June 12 to July 17


June 12Bernie – Graham Reynolds, various – LakeshoreDeux Heures Moins Le Quart Avant Jeus Christ – Raymond Alessandrini – Music BoxHemingway & Gellhorn – Javier Navarrete – Varese SarabandeLe Juge/Le Transfuge – Luis Bacalov – Music BoxPrometheus – Marc Streitenfeld – SonyTouchback – William Ross – Varese Sarabande June 19Brave – Patrick Doyle – DisneyGame of Thrones: Season Two – Ramin Djawadi – Varese SarabandePeople Like Us – A.R. Rahman – LakeshorePiranha 3DD – Elia Cmiral – Lakeshore July 3Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter – Henry Jackman – SonyThe Amazing Spider-Man – James Horner – Sony July 10Cosmopolis – Howard Shore … Continue reading UPCOMING SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – June 12 to July 17

LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – 06/07/2012


Alien: A Biomechanical Symphony – Fimucite 3 (DVD + CD) – Jerry Goldsmith, James Horner, Elliot Goldenthal, John Frizzell, Brian Tyler (Varese Sarabande VCL 0512 1135) Amazing Grace And Chuck – Elmer Bernstein (Varese Sarabande VCL 0512 1133) Chinatown (Reissue) – Jerry Goldsmith (Varese Sarabande VCL 0512 1129) Clan Of The Cave Bear (Reissue) – Alan Silvestri (Varese Sarabande VCL 0512 1134) Karate Kid Part III – Bill Conti (Varese Sarabande VCL 0512 1131) Man Of A Thousand Faces / Written On The Wind – Frank Skinner (Disques Cinemusique DCM 137) A Royal Affair – Gabriel Yared & Cyrille Aufort … Continue reading LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – 06/07/2012

BUYSOUNDTRAX RECORDS RELEASES JERRY GOLDSMITH’S RARITIES


BuySoundtrax Records is proud to announce The Jerry Goldsmith Collection Vol. 1: The Rarities digitally available on June 5th and www.buysoundtrax.com and other soundtrack boutique retailers on June 19, 2012.  The album features ‘new recordings of rarely heard originals, and fresh takes on Goldsmith classics,” as described in the liner notes by noted film music journalist Jon Burlingame. Jerry Goldsmith was born in 1929 and as a child studied piano, composition and theory.  After a stint taking classes in film composition taught by Miklós Rózsa at USC, he attended Los Angeles College.  In 1950 Goldsmith was hired by CBS as a clerk typist … Continue reading BUYSOUNDTRAX RECORDS RELEASES JERRY GOLDSMITH’S RARITIES

UPCOMING SOUNDTRACK RELEASES: June 5 to July 10


June 5Femme Fatales – Joe Kraemer – MovieScore MediaL’Africain – Georges Delerue – Universal FranceLe Baron De Munchausen/La Flue a Six Schtroumphs – Michel Legrand – Universal FranceLola Versus – Fall on Your Sword – LakeshoreMadagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted – Hans Zimmer (17 min.), songs – InterscopeStar Trek — The Motion Picture – Jerry Goldsmith – La-La LandTopaz – Maurice Jarre – Universal FranceWarning Shot – Jerry Goldsmith – La-La LandJune 12Bernie – Graham Reynolds, various – LakeshoreDeux Heures Moins Le Quart Avant Jeus Christ – Raymond Alessandrini – Music BoxHemingway & Gellhorn – Javier Navarrete – Varese SarabandeLe … Continue reading UPCOMING SOUNDTRACK RELEASES: June 5 to July 10

LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – 05/31/2012


Charade – Henry Mancini (Intrada MAF 7121) – 77:53 Circus – Craig Safan (Perseverance PRD 044) Hatari! – Henry Mancini (Intrada Special Collection Volume 200) – 61:36 Il Grande Duello / Man Called Noon – Luis Bacalov (Quartet QRSCE042) – 67:01 Jane Eyre – John Williams (La-La Land LLLCD 1214) – 33:42 Lilies Of The Field (Reissue) – Jerry Goldsmith (Perseverance PRD 049) Men In Black 3 – Danny Elfman (Sony 37224) Snow White And The Huntsman – James Newton Howard (Universal Republic 1693002) Sorcery – Mark Mancina (La-La Land LLLCD 1213, game) – 60:05 Starhawk – Christopher Lennertz (La-La … Continue reading LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – 05/31/2012