As it transpires, All About Eve partly recalls Thom Yorke’s soundtrack for Suspiria – another largely instrumental project that amplified the artist’s gifts for conjuring moods full of murky unease, fragile beauty and wistful melancholia with only the briefest sketches. There is also something of the pensive soundtrack recordings made by Nick Cave and Warren Ellis – dominated by sparse piano playing and sickly, scraping drones. – Michael Bonner, Uncut
Uncut Magazine features PJ Harvey’s All About Evescore, the acclaimed stage adaptation by Ivo van Hove of the classic 1950 Academy Award®-winning film by the same name. All Above Eve – Original Music is PJ Harvey’s first full album release since 2016’s The Hope Six Demolition Project (Rolling Stone). This is a must-listen album for PJ Harvey fans. Read the full review now at Uncut.
Finding a perfect sweet spot between ’80s nostalgia and modern, spectral synth work, Dixon and Stein’s score for Stranger Things has played an integral role in the show’s popularity. The theme song has been subject to countless YouTube covers, was rapped over by Wiz Khalifa and remixed by prominent artists like deadmau5, Louis Futon, C418 and What So Not. – MixMag
Check out this interview with Stranger Things Seasonseries composers Kyle Dixon and Michael Stein, who spoke to MixMag shortly before the Season 3 premiere. The EMMY®-winning and GRAMMY®-nominated duo explain how this season’s score is different than the previous, what was the selection process behind which cues belonged on the Stranger Things 3 Album, and more! Also, let us know if you spot Kyle and Michael on the show as they have a cameo. Read the full interview here at MixMag.
The word is out! The soundtrack to Star Trek: Discovery Season 2 will be released by Lakeshore Records digitally on July 19! Ahead of the album release, listen to the track, “Time Traveler” by series composer Jeff Russo now at Slash Film! We won’t spoil things for you if you’re not caught up on the series, but be warned, what follows is the track list.
Star Trek: Discovery Season 2 is now streaming on the CBS All Access app.
Join Stranger Things series composer Kyle Dixon and Michael Stein for their radio interview on Jon Brown’s “The Composer Series” at 6 PM (UK) and 10 AM (PT) on Wednesday, July 3 on 93.7 Express FM and via DAB on the South Coast Of The UK. And yes, you can listen online worldwide at Expressfm.com/player
With just a day until the Season 3 premiere on Netflix, are you getting ready to binge watch Stranger Things Season 3 on July 4th?
Kyle Dixon and Michael Stein’s Stranger Things album is out now digitally: [Download/Listen]