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Stranger Things 2 Soundtrack: 15 Bonus Tracks of Halloween Sounds of The Upside Down Now on iTunes | Uproxx

With just days before the highly-anticipated October 27 Stranger Things Season 2 premiere on Netflix, we welcome Kyle Dixon and Michael Stein’s score to Stranger Things 2 features 15 bonus tracks of Halloween Sounds of The Upside Down for the ultimate Halloween weekend experience!  

Dixon and Stein have provided a half-hour of haunting and cerebral tunes that will be sure to induce the spooks within anyone that happens to come by. – Zac Gelfand, Uproxx

Cue up the glorious synth soundtrack on your playlist and put the full album on repeat, if you dare!  Stay tuned for more news on CD, cassette and vinyl releases!

Soundtrack Available Now via Lakeshore & Invada Records: [iTunes] 

There’s still time to catch up on Stranger Things Season 1 on Netflix here.  All episodes of Stranger Things Season 2 debuts Friday, October 27 exclusively on Netflix.

‘A Scanner Darkly’ Screens in London With Live Demo and Q&A with Composer Graham Reynolds on October 22!

See Richard Linklater’s classic film, A Scanner Darkly, with a live demonstration and Q&A with composer Graham Reynolds on Sunday, October 22 at 6 PM in London at the Genesis Cinema!  Get tickets here.

This screening is presented by our vinyl friends and partners at Fire Recordings, who are releasing the A Scanner Darkly soundtrack for the very first time on vinyl!

Order UK Vinyl here.  Order US Vinyl here.

Also available here: [Download/Stream/Buy CD]

 

 

New Music Friday! ‘Stranger Things 2’, ‘The Walking Dead’, ‘Wonderstruck’ + More Out Now

This week, some of film and TV’s most highly-anticipated soundtrack releases are finally here!  From the “Stranger Things” Season 2 soundtrack (score by EMMY® Winners Kyle Dixon & Michael Stein), “The Walking Dead” (score by Bear McCreary) and Wonderstruck (score by Carter Burwell, to new vinyl releases, we’ve got the details below!

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EXCLUSIVE! ‘Wonderstruck’ Soundtrack: Hear ‘Dioramas’ by Carter Burwell | The Playlist

The composer has previously worked with Haynes on “Carol,” “Velvet Goldmine,” and “Mildred Pierce,” and this time around he creates a lovely music box of sounds to accompany Haynes’ new movie. – Edward Davis, The Playlist

 

Listen to the latest track off the Wonderstruck soundtrack entitled, “Dioramas” by Academy Award®-nominated composer, Carter Burwell (Carol, Fargo) now only at The Playlist!  The album is out Friday on Lakeshore Records!

Pre-order The Album: [Amazon Exclusive Special Edition][iTunes]

If you’re in L.A., join the Q&A with director Todd Haynes at the Arclight Cinemas in Hollywood Friday night:

Roadside Attractions and Amazon Studios present WONDERSTRUCK in theaters on October 20, 2017 (get tickets).

 

EXCLUSIVE! ‘The Walking Dead’ Soundtrack: Listen To ‘Glenn’s Wheels’ By Bear McCreary | Nerdist

This track is one of the earliest pieces that McCreary wrote for the show, and he said it presented the first opportunity for him to “establish a musical language for scoring action” on The Walking Dead. It’s an energetic piece that starts light and airy but suddenly dips in and out of a thundering, frenetic bass line. – Clara Mae, Nerdist

 

Debuting today at Nerdist is a full track, “Glenn’s Wheels” off the “The Walking Dead soundtrack — listen exclusively here.  The album features score sections throughout Seasons 1 through 7 by Bear McCreary, out Friday, October 20 on Lakeshore Records and Sparks & Shadows!  

Pre-order The Album: [Digital/CD/Vinyl]

The eighth season of The Walking Dead premieres Sunday, October 22 at 9PM ET on AMC.

Catch up on the series now: Season 7 available now on Blu-ray/DVD (get it here); stream Season 1-6 now on Netflix.