Category Archives: Music & Previews

Get To Know Golden Globe® Nominee Nicholas Britell – Composer of Six-Time Nominated ‘Moonlight’ Film! | Assignment X

Now with “Moonlight,” Nicholas Britell continues his musical exploration of not only ethnic identity, but of hearing one’s true self for one of the year’s most poetically haunting scores, and films. – Daniel Schweiger, Assignment X

With the Golden Globe Awards® upon us this Sunday, January 8, we take a look at Moonlight, recipient of six nominations!  Directed by Barry Jenkins, this “unbearably personal” (New York Times) coming of age film takes you through three stages of a man’s life, growing up during the War on Drugs era of Miami.  The ensemble cast and Nicholas Britell‘s original score have already received critical acclaim widely.  Take a look at this exclusive interview with Nicholas now at Assignment X.

RELATED: Get tickets here to see Nicholas Britell live score Moonlight on January 10 in Los Angeles. 

Moonlight (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) is out now on Lakeshore Records.

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A24 presents MOONLIGHT, nominated for six Golden Globe® Awards including Best Picture and Best Score — in theaters now (find a theater).

EXCLUSIVE! Hear A Track From Nicholas Britell’s Score To ‘Moonlight’ | The Playlist

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The composer, whose work you may have previously heard in “The Big Short” and “Free State Of Jones,” brings some truly stirring compositions to the picture, adding a dramatic punch to the already powerful tale. – Edward Davis, The Playlist

 

Lakeshore Records will release Moonlight (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) digitally on October 21.  See the track list at the jump.  The album features score by Nicholas Britell, known for scores to The Big Short and Free State Of Jones.  Ahead of the album release, The Playlist has the exclusive premiere of “End Credits Suite” you can listen to now.

Related: Nicholas Britell, World Soundtrack Awards Discovery Of The Year” Nominee

A24 presents MOONLIGHT in theaters Friday, October 21!

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Adam Wingard’s ‘Blair Witch’ Score To Be Released On CD October 14, Hear The ‘Sinister’ Soundtrack | Indiewire

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Download The ‘Blair Witch’ Soundtrack: [iTunes]

Director/composer Adam Wingard and music producer Robert Rich have taken ambient music in a sinister new direction with their “Blair Witch” soundtrack. – Indiewire

 

The CD edition of Adam Wingard’s terrifying score to Blair Witch, wil be released October 14 on Lakeshore Records!  Read the Blair Witch (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) review now at Indiewire.

Details: Jewel Case CD with insert and O-Card Slipcase with high-gloss UV coating. Design by John Bergin, featuring the iconic Blair Witch stick figure.

Lionsgate presents BLAIR WITCH, in theaters nationwide!

Lakeshore Records Congratulates Our Partners on their Emmy Nods! Eight Shows Earn 22 Nominations!

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The Emmy nominations were announced on July 14, and eight shows with Lakeshore Records releases were named on the list, three of those shows receiving best music nominations, for a total of 22 nominations in all!  Best music nominees are: Mr. Robot: Mac Quayle (Best Dramatic Score), Narcos: Rodrigo Amarante (Outstanding Original Main Title Theme Music), and Bates Motel (Vinyl Release): Chris Bacon (Best Dramatic Score)!

Other shows include: Cartel Land (A&E), Confirmation (HBO), Grace And Frankie (Netflix), Hannibal (NBC), and Winter on Fire: Ukraine’s Fight For Freedom (Netflix).  See the expanded list below.

The complete list of Emmy nominations are available at Emmys.com.

The 68th Emmy® Awards, including the star-studded Red Carpet preshow, will telecast from The Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, Sunday, September 18th (7:00-11:00 p.m. ET/4:00-8:00 p.m. PM PT) on ABC.

Continue reading Lakeshore Records Congratulates Our Partners on their Emmy Nods! Eight Shows Earn 22 Nominations!

Andy Hull & Robert McDowell’s Triumphal Debut As Film Composers, ‘Swiss Army Man’ Goes Wide On July 1 | Consequence Of Sound

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Swiss Army Man Soundtrack Is Out Now: [iTunes]

The Daniels reached out to the latter’s Hull and Robert McDowell to compose the score. Their comfortability and willingness to experiment resulted in the beautiful, quirky score for Swiss Army Man, an obvious triumph even to those who haven’t seen the film. – Consequence Of Sound

 

Swiss Army Man (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) is out now on Lakeshore Records, and to those who haven’t experienced the music within the context of the film set to go wide on Friday, July 1st, make sure you bring your best buddy (farting corpse optional)!  Consequence Of Sound gives the composing duo a glowing review of their “ethereal” and “symphonic” score (read it here).

And, thanks to more critics reviews rolling in, the Apple Music Best Of The Week feature, music fans elevating the album to #10 on iTunes and topping the Spotify Viral playlists, Swiss Army Man is the feel-good soundtrack of the summer!  Download or stream the album below.

A24 presents SWISS ARMY MAN, now playing in NY/LA theaters, and everywhere on July 1!

 

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