LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – 03/30/2017


Barefoot In The Park / The Odd Couple – Neal Hefti (Varese VLE 9207) Continue reading “LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – 03/30/2017”

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LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – 03/22/2017


Race With The Devil / Making Love – Leonard Rosenman (Intrada Special Collection Volume ISC 379) Continue reading “LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – 03/22/2017”

LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – 12/09/2016


A Monster Calls – Fernando Velazquez (Backlot 663) Continue reading “LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – 12/09/2016”

LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – 12/02/2016


All I Want For ChristmasBruce Broughton (Intrada Special Collection Volume ISC 366) Continue reading “LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – 12/02/2016”

LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – 11/18/2016


The Blue Lagoon (Expanded) – Basil Poledouris (Intrada Special Collection Volume ISC 365) Continue reading “LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – 11/18/2016”

LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – 09/30/2016


Gernika – Fernando Velazquez (Quartet QR248) Continue reading “LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – 09/30/2016”

LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – 07/08/2016


The Secret Life Of Pets Alexandre Desplat (Back Lot 646) Continue reading “LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – 07/08/2016”

SCORE NEWS: SOUNDTRACK RELEASES FROM MAY 27 TO JULY 8, 2016 (UPDATE)


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Alice Through the Looking Glass – Danny Elfman – Disney
ConfirmationHarry Gregson-Williams – Lakeshore
Deadpool Reloaded – Tom Holkenborg – Milan
Pee-Wee’s Big Holiday – Mark Mothersbaugh – Varese Sarabande
Revelation – Neal Acree – Varese Sarabande Continue reading “SCORE NEWS: SOUNDTRACK RELEASES FROM MAY 27 TO JULY 8, 2016 (UPDATE)”

LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – 09/18/2014


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See No EvilElmer Bernstein (Intrada Special Collection Volume ISC 293)

Themes From General Electric Theater – Elmer Bernstein (Intrada Special Collection Volume ISC 292)

Switchback (Reissue)Basil Poledouris (Intrada MAF 7138) Continue reading “LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – 09/18/2014”

LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – 10/31/2013


The 25th Reich – Ricky Edwards (MMS13008/KRONCD021) Cocoon (Expanded)– James Horner (Intrada Special Collection Volume 260) Ed Wood (Expanded) – Howard Shore (Howe 1011) The Fifth Estate – Carter Burwell (Lakeshore 34345) The Hunt For Red October (Expanded) – Basil Poledouris (Intrada Special Collection Volume 257) Runner Runner – Christophe Beck (Lakeshore 34356)   Continue reading LATEST SOUNDTRACK RELEASES – 10/31/2013

Composer Profile: BASIL POLEDOURIS


basilpoledourisBasil Poledouris, the Emmy-winning composer of “Lonesome Dove” and composer for such films as “Conan the Barbarian,” “Free Willy” and “The Blue Lagoon,” died of cancer Nov. 8 2006, in Los Angeles. He was 61 and was survived by his mother Helen Poledouris; former wife Bobbie Poledouris of Santa Monica; two daughters, Zoë and Alexis; his brother John Poledouris; and dear friend Suni Kim of Vashon Island, WA. I am proud to say that I got to spend some time with Basil in Spain before his death.

Poledouris was born in Kansas City, Mo., Aug. 21, 1945. He began studying piano at the age of 9, became part of a folk group in high school and studied both film and music at USC. He scored a handful of television projects in the early 1970s, but his feature scores for “Big Wednesday” and “The Blue Lagoon” – both for former USC colleagues – catapulted him into larger-scale features.

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R.I.P.: BASIL POLEDOURIS


We regret to inform that one of the most beloved contemporary film composer, Basil Poledouris, lost his battle with cancer on Wednesday, November 8th, at the age of 61. Much of the music Basil created defined each genre in which he worked for many years to follow. His talent was widely recognized by his fans and applauded by his peers in the composing community. Basil Poledouris was born on August 21, 1945 in Kansas City. He studied directing, cinematography, editing, sound and music at USC. Some of his film and TV works included Big Wednesday, Blue Lagoon, Conan the Barbarian, … Continue reading R.I.P.: BASIL POLEDOURIS