This week, here are four new soundtracks out now that you really don’t want to miss: Brawl In Cell Block 99 (music by S. Craig Zahler & Jeff Herriott, performed by The O’Jays, Butch Tavares and Adi Armour); The Meyerowitz Stories (score by legendary composer Randy Newman), Mr. Robot Vol. 4 (score by EMMY® Winner Mac Quayle), and Revolt (score by EMMY® Winner Bear McCreary).
Also, exciting pre-orders bring promise of a thrilling Halloween weekend: Jigsaw (score by Charlie Clouser and Stranger Things 2 (score by GRAMMY® Nominees Kyle Dixon & Michael Stein)! And, don’t miss two new cassette releasees just in time for Cassette Store Day. See below for all the details.
Out Now on Digital
Brawl in Cell Block 99 – get it here
Music by S. Craig Mahler & Jeff Herriott, performed by The O’Jays, Butch Tavares, Adi Armour.
Wrapped in a swaggering soundtrack of ’70s-style soul (composed by Mr. Zahler and Jeff Herriott, and performed by the likes of Butch Tavares and the O’Jays), [Vince Vaughn] gives ‘Bradley’ a forlorn determination. – New York Times
“Buddy’s Business” captures the feel of the classic action genre, and sounds just right in 2017. – Soul Tracks
From the team that brought us Bone Tomahawk comes Brawl In Cell Block 99! The film’s director S. Craig Zahler teamed up once again with his Bone Tomahawk score partner, Jeff Herriott, to compose soulful, ’70s-inspired songs performed by The O’Jays, Butch Tavares and Adi Armour. A New York Times Critics’ Pick film, Brawl debuts on streaming today.
RLJE Films presents BRAWL IN CELL BLOCK 99, now playing in US and UK cinemas and on Digital (download on iTunes).
Mr. Robot, Vol. 4 – get it here
Score by Mac Quayle.
Mr. Robot has a fervent fan base that devours every aspect of the show, including the music. – Melinda Newman, Billboard
When we released Mr. Robot, Vol. 3, fans were already clamoring for even more of Mac Quayle’s Mr. Robot Season 2 score! The Mr. Robot, Volume 4 album is the perfect soundtrack for putting on repeat, now that Season 3 has begun!
But that’s not all: Mac will be performing the music of Mr. Robot live at The Roxy in L.A. on December 5! See details now at Billboard.
New episodes of MR. ROBOT SEASON 3 Wednesdays 10/9c on USA Network.
The Meyerowitz Stories – get it here
Score by Randy Newman.
“As if I wasn’t excited enough about THE MEYEROWITZ STORIES, I just realized Randy Newman scored it and Robbie Ryan shot it. “- Tim Grierson, Film Critic for Screen Daily, Paste Magazine
“OH SHIT: no wonder THE MEYEROWITZ STORIES’ music was so good–score by Randy Newman! – Simon Abrams, Film Critic for EbertVoices, Village Voice, NY Times”
Lakeshore Records is thrilled to release the soundtrack to The Meyerowitz Stores (New and Selected), featuring score by the legendary Randy Newman! Director Noah Baumbach says of the collaboration, “Most of it is him [Newman] playing live to the movie, there’s almost no edits. It’s almost like a narrator in some way, another personality.” (Hollywood Reporter).
THE MEYEROWITZ STORIES (NEW AND SELECTED) is now streaming on Netflix and in select theaters!
Revolt – get it here
Score by Bear McCreary.
We love a good Bear McCreary sci-fi score, and his work on Revolt, starring Lee Pace and Berenice Marlohe does not disappoint. “McCreary is known for his out-of-the-box techniques to create the perfect sonic palette for the score.” (Soundtrack.net)
Voltage Pictures presents REVOLT, on DIRECTV October 19 and in theaters & VOD on November 17.
Jigsaw – get it here
Score by Charlie Clouser.
Jigsaw, the eighth installment of the Saw film franchise — one of the highest grossing horror film franchises in history — is named among the “21 movies you’ll want to see this fall“ by the Chicago Tribune. It is fitting that Charlie Clouser returns to scores Jigsaw, continuing on the tradition he already established. Check out Charlie’s video behind-the-scenes below.
Lionsgate and Twisted Pictures presents JIGSAW, in theaters Friday, October 27 (get tickets).
Stranger Things 2 iTunes Deluxe – pre-order here
Score by Kyle Dixon & Michael Stein.
The Netflix series “Stranger Things” is as much defined by its sound as by its story and visuals. – Kevin Lozano, Pitchfork
Fans can hardly wait for Stranger Things Season 2! Kyle Dixon and Michael Stein takes us into Season 2 with a new soundtrack that promises to introduce “new styles of composition, while still revisiting old themes when appropriate.” (Pitchfork). Hear the exclusive debut track, “Walkin’ In Hawkins” at Pitchfork. Pre-order the album now on iTunes, which includes an instant-grat track. The album is out October 20 via Lakeshore and Invada Records!
Stranger Things Season 2 premieres Friday, October 27 on Netflix.
Out Now on Cassette
Drive (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) – order here
Score by Cliff Martinez and songs by Kavinsky + Lovefoxxx, Desire, College feat. Electric Youth, Chromatics, and Rita Ortolani feat. Katyna Ranieri.
The iconic soundtrack to the cultural phenomenon that is Drive maintains its retro-inspired roots in this sought-after cassette release. Previously an Urban Outfitters exclusive, this new release is now available everywhere.
Night of The Living Dead (Original Motion Picture Rescore) – order here
Rescore by OGRE & Dallas Campbell.
George Romero’s seminal zombie horror film was rescored in 2016 by transatlantic duo OGRE & Dallas Campbell, and now for the very first time, fans will be able to get their hands on this synth-heavy work on cassette — out now on Lakeshore and Megatapes!