Category Archives: Composers

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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EXCLUSIVE! Hear ‘Increasing Vibes’ By Tom Holkenborg (AKA Junkie XL) From ‘Distance Between Dreams’ Soundtrack | Consequence Of Sound

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As Holkenborg works his collection of analog synthesizers, you can just imagine the sensation of rising high atop a building wave and gliding down impossible heights as it crests above you. – Consequence Of Sound

 

Consequence Of Sound has premiered “Increasing Vibes,” the debut track from the forthcoming Distance Between Dreams soundtrack, out December 2 on Lakeshore Records (pre-order here)!  The album features the synth-heavy score by Tom Holkenborg (AKA Junkie XL), a composer known for working on blockbusters like DivergentMad Max: Fury RoadDeadpool, and Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice.  Listen to the full track now at Consequence Of Sound.

 

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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Composers Carter Burwell, Mac Quayle, Bear McCreary, Ben Lovett, Nicholas Britell & More Shine At 16th World Soundtrack Awards

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Lakeshore Records congratulates Nicholas Britell (The Big Short), Ben Lovett (Synchronicity), Bear McCreary (The Boy, 10 Cloverfield Lane) on their Discovery Of The Year nomination; Bear McCreary and Mac Quayle (“Mr. Robot”, “American Horror Story”) on their Best TV Composer nomination!  We further congratulate Academy Award Nominee Carter Burwell, Joe Kraemer (Mission: Impossible: Rogue Nation) and Jeff Beal (“House Of Cards”), who were honorees at this year’s World Soundtrack Awards!

  • Carter Burwell (Anomalisa, Carol, Fargo) received the award for Film Composer of the Year and Best Original Song For Film: “None of Them Are You” from Anomalisa.
  • Joe Kraemer (Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation, Jack Reacher, Dawn Patrol) was honored with Discovery of the Year.
  • Jeff Beal (“House Of Cards”, “Blackfish”, Appaloosa) was named Best Television Composer Of The Year.

With a special focus on television scores this year, composers Jeff Russo (“The Night Of”, Fargo) and Jeff Beal, among others, took to the stage to perform a selection of their aclaimed scores.

Lakeshore is very pleased to have partnered with these composers on soundtrack releases.   Congrats to all the winners and nominees this year!  See the full list at worldsoundtrackawards.com.

 

 

 

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‘First Girl I Loved’ Soundtrack Feat. John Swihart Out On October 14!

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Lakeshore Records will release First Girl I Loved (Music From The Motion Picture), available digitally on October 14.  The album features score by Grammy Award® Nominee John Swihart (Staten Island Summer, The Young KieslowskiNapoleon Dynamite).  See track listings below.

First Girl I Loved movie is this year’s Audience Award Winner at the Sundance Film Festival!

FIRST GIRL I LOVED, In theaters October 18.

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