We’re closing out the month with the release of Charlie Clouser’s highly-anticipated score to Jigsaw, the eight film in the successful Saw film franchise! With the “Stranger Things” Season 2 premiere on Netflix today, Halloween parties around the country at record stores celebrating with Lakeshore Records vinyl releases, it’s going to be a fun Halloween extended weekend!
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Were I a betting man, this would be music that I imagine will be used to reveal to people the nature of their circumstances. Oh yes, there will be screaming… – Jonathan Barkan, Dread Central
Ahead of the highly-anticipated Jigsaw theatrical release, Lakeshore Records has premiered two score cues from the Jigsaw (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack), and the only place you can hear it until the October 27th release date is at Dread Central! Jonathan Barkan digs deep to uncover the unusual instrumentation used by Charlie Clouser on this score, as well as his previous scores throughout the Saw franchise. It’s a fascinating behind-the-scenes “look” for film music fans!
Lionsgate and Twisted Pictures present JIGSAW in theaters nationwide on October 27, 2017 (get tickets).
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.
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Lakeshore Records is thrilled to release the soundtrack to Jigsaw, digitally on October 27, 2017. The album features the original music by Charlie Clouser (Saw, TVs “Wayward Pines”). See below for more about Charlie’s score and stay tuned for more soundtrack details!
“For JIGSAW I actually started working on the score by concentrating on the end of the film, because there would need to be two thematic cues that came before the obligatory re-interpretation of ‘Hello Zepp,’” described Clouser, the composer of the previous seven films in the SAW franchise. “Each film has its own musical vocabulary that is grafted onto the established tonal framework, and there are certain chord progressions, subtle melodies, and trademark sounds that helped to give that sense of continuity across the whole franchise.”
Lionsgate and Twisted Pictures present JIGSAW in theaters nationwide on October 27, 2017.
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