In a field dominated by films, there’s one show that got double love. Kyle Dixon and Michael Stein’s insta-classic Stranger Things soundtrack is up for Best Score/Soundtrack for Visual Media – Slate
In case anybody was unaware of how truly special the Stranger Things Soundtrack is, the score by Kyle Dixon and Michael Stein not only earned two Grammy® nominations, but it’s the only TV show among the nominees (snagging two slots), which include the likes of the year’s most critically-acclaimed and Oscar-winning films of 2016: The Force Awakens, Bridge of Spies, The Hateful Eight, and the Revenant! Now that’s some perspective.
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Getting nominated for two GRAMMY® awards is an amazing peak on our ‘Stranger Things’ journey,” said Dixon. “The directors were previously fans of S U R V I V E. They used a song from our first LP in a trailer they made to pitch their concept to Netflix. Once the show was picked up, they reached out to see if we were available to score the show.” Stein added, “We wanted a classic synth tone and feel to the music for the show, while offering a refreshing quality so it felt modern. Now we’re nominated for two GRAMMY awards which is insane. – PR Web
If you own the Stranger Things soundtrack, then you already know that Kyle Dixon and Michael Stein’s now iconic two-time GRAMMY®-nominated score is infectious in the best possible way. Their contribution to the film and television music worlds cannot be understated!
And if you don’t yet own the soundtrack to the show that is a global cultural phenomenon — out now on Lakeshore Records — then watch our video below to see what critics are saying!
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All episodes of Stranger Things now streaming exclusively on Netflix!
Stranger Things, recipient of two Golden Globe® nominations for Best Television Series – Drama, and Best Actress in a Television Series (Winona Ryder), is the global phenomenon which has captured the imagination of viewers young and old. Join the celebration and tune in this Sunday, January 8 for The 74th Golden Globe Awards, airing live from coast to coast on NBC from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. PST (check local listings).
The Grammy®-nominated Stranger Things Soundtrack, score by Kyle Dixon and Michael Stein, is out now on Lakeshore Records! Order the vinyl here.
Over these two volumes of music Dixon and Stein have created a work that is set to become a classic of the genre. Deep, disturbing, crystalline and tidal, Stranger Things is a soundtrack many would do good to hear. – Simon Tucker, Louder Than War
Louder Than War offers us their unbiased review of the Stranger Things soundtrack, hearing the soundtrack before watching the Netflix hit series. We certainly agree the score by Kyle Dixon and Michael Stein holds up on its own. Read the full review now at Louder Than War here, or preview the album below yourself. The two-volume soundtrack albums are out now on Lakeshore Records! Custom vinyl variants are in stores now globally — check your local indie record store and favorite online retailer to order.
All episodes of STRANGER THINGS now streaming on Netflix!