Category: INTERVIEWS

Podcast with composer Nima Fakhrara (1979 Revolution: Black Friday + The Girl in the Photographs)

Podcast with composer Nima Fakhrara (1979 Revolution: Black Friday + The Girl in the Photographs)

July 21, 2016 | By

iTunes, Libsyn, and YouTube podcast interview with Persian-American composer Nima Fakhrara + CD reviews of the discussed soundtracks The Girl in the Photographs and 1979 Revolution: Black Friday (both from Lakeshore Records).

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Tom Roston’s I Lost It at the Video Store

Tom Roston’s I Lost It at the Video Store

May 12, 2016 | By

Book review and podcast interview with author Tom Roston on “I Lost It at the Video Store: A Filmmaker’s Oral History of a Vanished Era” (The Critical Press).

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Podcast Interview with Hannibal’s Brian Reitzell

Podcast Interview with Hannibal’s Brian Reitzell

March 4, 2016 | By

Composer Brian Reiztell discusses scoring NBC’s Hannibal, musique concrete, and things analogue in a new visual podcast, plus some links to related bonus materials.

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Dante Tomaselli’s Nightmares

Dante Tomaselli’s Nightmares

December 2, 2015 | By

  Between 2014 and 2015, MVD Audio / Elite released a trio of concept albums by writer-director-composer Dante Tomaselli, atmospheric works of sounds and fragmented music & voices that immerse listeners into a nightmarish yet eerily calming underworld. Scream in the Dark was followed by The Doll (an album which also conceptualizes some of the sonic elements Tomaselli was […]

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The demented “The Baby ” comes to Toronto’s Storefront Theatre: Review + Podcast with Director & Star

The demented “The Baby ” comes to Toronto’s Storefront Theatre: Review + Podcast with Director & Star

October 24, 2015 | By

Review of the demented stage version of the classic 1973 cult film “The Baby” + a podcast interview with writer-director Dan Spurgeon and star Frank Blocker.

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Fabio Frizzi’s Frizzi 2 Fulci, Contraband (1980) and more!

Fabio Frizzi’s Frizzi 2 Fulci, Contraband (1980) and more!

July 23, 2015 | By

Podcast interview with composer Fabio Frizzi on his tribute concert Frizzi 2 Fulci, coming to Toronto October 8th, and a review of the Frizzi-scored Contraband (1980), whose music debuted this year on CD from Italy’s Beat Records.

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Claudio Simonetti Discusses Demons, Vinyl, and Nosferatu

Claudio Simonetti Discusses Demons, Vinyl, and Nosferatu

May 19, 2015 | By

Podcast interview with legendary horror composer Claudio Simonetti on the re-release of his catchy / punchy / addictive score for Lamberto Bava’s Demons (1985) + related news & links.

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Interview: Rustblade Records’ Stefano Rossello + Soundtracks on Vinyl

Interview: Rustblade Records’ Stefano Rossello + Soundtracks on Vinyl

May 19, 2015 | By

Interview with Rustblade Records’ Stefano Rossello on releasing soundtrack albums on vinyl.

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A Chat with Craig Safan + reviews of The Last Starfighter and Warning Sign

A Chat with Craig Safan + reviews of The Last Starfighter and Warning Sign

March 26, 2015 | By

Podcast Interview with film composer Craig Safan + reviews of newly remasterd / expanded releases of The Last Starfighter (1984) from Intrada Records and Warning Sign (1985) from Invada Records.

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John Murphy’s Anonymous Rejected Filmscore

John Murphy’s Anonymous Rejected Filmscore

February 5, 2015 | By

Podcast with composer John Murphy regarding his latest album, Anonymous Rejected Filmscore (Taped Noise).

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