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NEWS: Thomas Newman Inducted as Ambassador for Society of Composers & Lyricists

Soundtrack News - Za, 29/10/2016 - 01:00

The Society of Composers & Lyricists (SCL) names [c.149]Thomas Newman[] as one of the newest SCL Ambassadors. SCL honored Ambassadors include [c.193]Lalo Schifrin[], [c.2653]Hal David[], [c.151]James Newton Howard[], [c.84]Dave Grusin[], [a.302]Richard[] and [c.303]Robert Sherman[], [c.76]Elliot Goldenthal[], [c.9]Burt Bacharach[], Leiber and Stoller, [c.91]Mark Isham[] and [c.150]Randy Newman[].

The SCL Ambassador Program was established to revere the elite group of screen composers, lyricists and songwriters whose contributions have made a significant impact in music for film, television, and video...

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NEWS: Bear McCreary's Music from Second Season of 'Outlander' to be Released

Soundtrack News - Do, 27/10/2016 - 01:00

Sony Music and Madison Gate Records are releasing [a.18355]Outlander: Season 2 - Original Television Soundtrack[] on CD and digital formats on [da.2016-10-28]October 28, 2016[]. The soundtrack includes original music from season 2 of the critically acclaimed series by Emmy award-winning composer [c.1238]Bear McCreary[] and vocal performances by Raya Yarbrough.

The soundtrack features lush orchestral arrangements with French Baroque and Gaelic influences, reflecting the season 2 story line. The score also contains alternate versions of the main title theme, including an all-new French adaptation.

"The adventurous second season of [t.39804]Outlander[] allowed me to learn and explore an entirely new musical language," said composer McCreary. "My immersion into the worlds of...

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NEWS: Weekly Roundup: October 21, 2016

Soundtrack News - Za, 22/10/2016 - 01:00

Announced this week were new composer assignments for [c.1231]Nathan Larson[] ([m.47575]Rupture[]), [c.1714]Corey Jackson[] ([m.47547]The Brits Are Coming[]), among many others. For the full list of composer and music supervisor assignments from this week, [url./composers/]click here[].

There were 40 new soundtrack albums released this week. [da.2016-10-17]Click here for the full schedule[].

Opening nationwide this week are (with music by): [m.45504]Boo! A Madea Halloween[] ([c.19167]Elvin Ross[]), [m.44539]Jack Reacher: Never Go Back[] ([c.1480]Henry Jackman[]), [m.43482]Keeping Up with the Joneses[] ([c.3914]Jake Monaco[]), and [m.43729]Ouija: Origin of Evil[] ([c.1742]The Newton Brothers[]).

Among all new theatrical releases, we are tracking song...

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NEWS: Nicholas Britell's 'Moonlight' to be Released

Soundtrack News - Do, 20/10/2016 - 01:00

Lakeshore Records will release the [a.18755]Moonlight - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack[] digitally on [da.2016-10-21]October 21[] and on CD [da.2016-11-25]November 25, 2016[], with a vinyl date to be announced. The album features the original score by [c.4631]Nicholas Britell[].

"Working with Barry on [m.46878]Moonlight[] was a phenomenal experience," Britell stated. "He has an immediate instinct about how music works with picture. We would sit in my studio, watching scenes from the film, and experimenting with different possibilities." Britell continued, "This is one of my favorite things to do--exploring musical textures, sounds, and ideas live against picture. When an idea works, you see how it can change perceptions of a scene. You really feel it."

As Jenkins...

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NEWS: Weekly Roundup: October 14, 2016

Soundtrack News - Za, 15/10/2016 - 01:00

Announced this week were new composer assignments for [c.1784]Dustin O'Halloran[] ([m.47505]Chappaquiddick[]), [c.361]Brian Tyler[] ([m.45724]xXx: The Return of Xander Cage[]), [c.91]Mark Isham[] ([m.47501]Megan Leavey[]), among many others. For the full list of composer and music supervisor assignments from this week, [url./composers/]click here[].

There were 26 new soundtrack albums released this week. [da.2016-10-10]Click here for the full schedule[].

Opening nationwide this week are (with music by): [m.43273]The Accountant[] ([c.91]Mark Isham[]), [m.43869]Kevin Hart: What Now?[] ([c.9371]Philip White[], additional music), and [m.41742]Max Steel[] ([c.1230]Nathan Lanier[]).

Among all new theatrical releases, we are tracking song credits for:
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NEWS: Hans Zimmer's 'Inferno' to be Released

Soundtrack News - Do, 13/10/2016 - 01:00

Sony Classical proudly announces the release of the [a.18521]Inferno - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack[], available on [da.2016-10-14]October 14, 2016[]. The album features the film's original score by Academy Award-winner [c.237]Hans Zimmer[].

"If [m.5599]The Da Vinci Code[] was me at my most classical, [m.29607]Angels & Demons[] trying to reconcile the idea of science and religion, then [m.38408]Inferno[] is about disorientation. Ron Howard once said to us: 'Make sure you don't shut the laboratory doors too soon...' I took him by his word and we ended up with reckless experimentation. This one's more personal. This one's darker. Even for me. This one might not be for the faint of heart," Zimmer explained.

[m.38408]Inferno[] will be in theaters [dt.2016-10-28]October...

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NEWS: Alexandre Desplat's 'American Pastoral' to be Released

Soundtrack News - Di, 11/10/2016 - 01:00

Lakeshore Records will release the [a.18566]American Pastoral -Original Motion Picture Soundtrack[] both digitally and on CD [da.2016-10-21]October 21, 2016[]. The album features an original score from the Academy Award-winning composer [c.752]Alexandre Desplat[].

"I always like to work on the opening of a film to find my way through it. As if I was sitting in the audience in a theater," Desplat explained. "Two themes evolve through the film as the characters do. The emotional path Swede, our hero is going through was the lighthouse guiding us. Merry drifting away from her family was the other one."

The director, Ewan McGregor, himself got into the action. Desplat described, "Ewan is a brilliant French horn player and we felt the sound of the French horn could give both...

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NEWS: Weekly Roundup: October 7, 2016

Soundtrack News - Za, 08/10/2016 - 01:00

Announced this week were new composer assignments for [c.151]James Newton Howard[] ([m.44389]Jumanji[]), [c.234]Gabriel Yared[] ([m.47452]The Death and Life of John F. Donovan[]), [c.1061]Marcelo Zarvos[] ([m.46919]Fences[]), among many others. For the full list of composer and music supervisor assignments from this week, [url./composers/]click here[].

There were 18 new soundtrack albums released this week. [da.2016-10-07]Click here for the full schedule[].

Opening nationwide this week are (with music by): [m.45281]The Birth of a Nation[] ([c.1480]Henry Jackman[]), [m.44985]The Girl on the Train[] ([c.58]Danny Elfman[]), and [m.45111]Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life[] ([c.1259]Jeff Cardoni[]).

Among all new theatrical releases, we are tracking...

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NEWS: Mark Isham's 'The Accountant' to be Released

Soundtrack News - Vr, 07/10/2016 - 01:00

Oscar nominated and Grammy-winning composer [c.91]Mark Isham[] teams up with his frequent collaborator, director Gavin O'Connor, to create a score that explores a world of duality and intrigue for the upcoming action thriller [m.43273]The Accountant[]. Opening in theatres on [dt.2016-10-14]October 14, 2016[], it follows Christian Wolff (Ben Affleck), a math savant with more affinity for numbers than people.

For the film, Isham created a hybrid score, which includes a 78-piece orchestra, choir, solo cello as well as 27 feet of Steinways (three pianos). Isham explained that writing the score was a massive undertaking, but the challenge was necessary to tell the story. Tapping into his diverse musical talents, he provides a score that traverses between the structured world of...

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