Category Archives: Composers

SDCC 2017: Composers Jeff Russo, Mac Quayle And More Go ‘Behind The Music’ Today

If you’re at San Diego Comic Con, then you must be heading to the “Behind The Music” panel discussion, right? Right?

Join some of the top composers around, who will give insight on how they contribute to many of the most popular fantasy/fiction titles in the TV and film worlds. This will be a can’t-miss, colorful, fascinating journey into the minds of the industry’s most imaginative! Panelists include Jeff Russo (composer, Legion, Fargo), Mac Quayle (composer, Mr. Robot, American Horror Story, Feud), and more!  Celebrity moderators are Rachel Keller (Legion, Fargo) and Jeremie Harris (Legion, The Get Down).  Grab details below and more info at Comic Con online.

BEHIND THE MUSIC
1 PM, Room 29AB
SDCC

 


 

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An Interview With ‘Underworld: Blood Wars’ Composer Michael Wandmacher (Podcast) | Birth.Movies.Death

Underworld: Blood Wars - Michael Wandmacher. Out now on Lakeshore Records: http://smarturl.it/UW5score

I’ve enjoyed Wandmacher’s work in past films including The Last Exorcism Part II (2013), Drive Angry (2011), Piranha 3D (2010), and My Bloody Valentine (2009). I’m anxious to see what he does this time around in the continuing Underworld saga. – Scorekeeper, Birth.Movies.Death

 

Tony Giles of The Damn Fine Cast caught up with Michael Wandmacher, composer of Underworld: Blood Wars.  The film debuted at No. 4 in the box offices, in the Top 10 of iTunes Movies, and is now a #1 Best Seller on Amazon Blu/ray-DVD releases!  In this new podcast, Michael reveals how he got involved scoring for the film and more.  A fun listen for fans of the Underworld franchise.  The soundtrack is out now on all digital platforms and on CD via Lakeshore Records.  Listen to the full interview now at Birth.Movies.Death.

Soundtrack Available Now: [Buy CD][DL][Stream]

Screen Gems and Lakeshore Entertainment present UNDERWORLD: BLOOD WARS, available now on Blu-ray/DVD (get it here) and Digital (get it on iTunes).

 

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An Interview With ‘Mr. Robot’ Composer Mac Quayle | Chance by Chance Podcast

The Chance By Chance podcast recently interviewed EMMY® Winner Mac Quayle on his life as a composer.  In case you aren’t familiar with Mac’s body of work, which includes credits on Drive, “American Horror Story”,  Autism In Love and EMMY-winning series, “Mr. Robot”, this interview is a good primer on his TV and film contributions, including his collaborations with GRAMMY® artists.  Mac shares some great insight on his career path for young creative professionals.

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Mac’s Mr. Robot score is available now on Lakeshore Records.

Buy Vinyl: [USA VOL 1] [UK VOL 1] [USA VOL 2] [UK VOL 2]
Download The Album Now on iTunes: [VOL 1] [VOL 2]

Stream on Spotify: [VOL 1] [VOL 2]

 


 

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Apple / iTunes Ranks Lakeshore Records Among Best Soundtracks and Songs of 2016!

Apple iTunes has posted its Top 25 Soundtrack Albums and Soundtrack Songs for 2016! Lakeshore Records and our partners are well represented with 7 of the Top 25 Albums and 6 of Top 25 Songs. Thank you Apple!

iTunes Top 25 Soundtrack Albums of 2016
#1 Stranger Things Vol 1 – Kyle Dixon and Michael Stein
#2 Stranger Things Vol 2 – Kyle Dixon and Michael Stein
#5 Before The Flood – Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross
#11 Moonlight – Nicholas Britell
#12 Swiss Army Man – Andy Hull and Robert McDowell
#13 City Of Gold – Bobby Johnston
#23 Captain Fantastic – Alex Somers

Itunes Top 25 Soundtrack Songs of 2016
#1 Stranger Things / Stranger Things – Kyle Dixon and Micheal Stein
#4 A Minute To Breathe / Before The Flood – Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross
#10 The Middle Of The World / Moonlight – Nicholas Britell
#11 A Better Way / Swiss Army Man – Andy Hull and Robert McDowell
#12 Love Letter / City Of Gold – Bobby Johnston
#22 Fortress / Captain Fantastic – Alex Somers

 

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Junkie XL Reveals How He Creates The Sounds Of ‘Distance Between Dreams’ (Video)

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Tom Holkenborg (aka Junkie XL) invites us into his studio for an exclusive insider’s view of his wall-to-wall analog synth gear.  In his debut installment of “Gear Of The Week,” Tom explains how he made the sounds of danger for his score to Distance Between Dreams, out December 2 on Lakeshore Records!  Watch below for a taste of the synth score!

DISTANCE BETWEEN DREAMS, the second feature in Red Bull Media House’s THE UNRIDEABLES franchise starring surfer Ian Walsh goes on sale across all digital platforms on December 2.

 

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