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April 4, 2014 | By

Latest soundtrack reviews include: Rolfe Kent’s Bad Words (Back Lot Music / Universal), Bear McCreary’s Knights of Badassdom (Sparks & Shadows / La-La Land Records), and Tuomas Kantelinen’s Legend of Hercules (Lionsgate).

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MP3: Knights of Badassdom (2013)

MP3: Knights of Badassdom (2013)

April 3, 2014 | By

The combination of folk instruments, a little classical, and chunks of heavy metal make sense in uplifting a tale where a trio of Dungeons and Dragons players conjure real-life danger, but Knights of Badassdom also feels like a natural development for composer Bear McCreary after his Battlestar Galactica: Blood and Chrome (2013)…

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CD: Caprica – TV series (2009)

CD: Caprica – TV series (2009)

November 13, 2013 | By

Return to: Home / Soundtrack  Reviews / C . Rating: Very Good Label:  La-La Land Records / Released: July 29, 2013 Tracks & Album Length: CD1: 21 tracks / (74:05) CD2: 22 tracks / (74:35) CD1: 21 tracks / (74:05)CD2: 22 tracks / (74:35) . Special Notes: 24-page colour booklet with liner notes by Randall D. Larson […]

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DVD: Europa Report (2013)

DVD: Europa Report (2013)

October 2, 2013 | By

Return to: Home / Blu-ray, DVD, Film Reviews / E . Film: Good/ BR  Transfer: Excellent/ BR Extras: Good Label: Magnolia/ Region: A / Released: October 8, 2013 Genre: Science-Fiction Synopsis: The last moments of a privately funded mission to Jupiter’s frozen moon Europa are assembled into a documentary. Special Features: Making-of Featurette / Composer Featurette / […]

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MP3: Defiance (2013)

MP3: Defiance (2013)

May 21, 2013 | By

Return to: Home / Soundtrack  Reviews / D . Rating: Very Good Label: Sparks and Shadows / Released: April 2, 2013 Tracks & Album Length: 24 tracks / (91:19) . Special Notes: Digital album only. . Composer: Bear McCreary . . Review: In a smart move to maintain consistency, Bear McCreary was engaged to score both the Trion […]

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CD: Battlestar Galactica: Blood & Chrome (2013)

CD: Battlestar Galactica: Blood & Chrome (2013)

April 29, 2013 | By

Return to: Home / Soundtrack  Reviews / B . Rating: Excellent Label: La-La Land Records / Released: March 12, 2013 Tracks & Album Length: 18 tracks / (68:17) . Special Notes: 12-page colour booklet with liner notes by composer Bear McCreary / Limited to 3000 copies. . Composer: Bear McCreary . . Review: The lure of creating a […]

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Soundtrack News & Reviews

Soundtrack News & Reviews

December 17, 2011 | By | Add a Comment

News of the special features to appear on Twilight Time’s upcoming Picnic and The Roots of Heaven Blu-rays, plus CD reviews of Bear McCreary’s The Cape and Alfred Newman’s A Certain Smile La-La Land), and Ludovic Bource’s The Artist and the compilation album for The Descendants (Sony Classical).

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CD: Cape, The (2011)

CD: Cape, The (2011)

December 16, 2011 | By

Return to: Home / Soundtrack  Reviews / C . Rating: Excellent Label: La-La Land Records / Released: September 27, 2011 Tracks & Album Length: CD1: 23 tracks / (79:51) + CD2: 26 tracks / (78:17) . Special Notes: 16-page colour booklet with liner notes by series creator Tom Wheeler, executive producer John Wirth, and composer Bear McCreary / Limited […]

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CD: SOCOM 4 – U.S. Naby SEALs (2011)

CD: SOCOM 4 – U.S. Naby SEALs (2011)

June 20, 2011 | By

Return to: Home / Soundtrack  Reviews / S . Rating: Excellent Label: La-La Land Records/ Released: May 10, 2011 Tracks & Album Length: CD1: 14 tracks / (57:30) + CD2: 11 tracks / (52:59) . Special Notes: 16-page colour booklet / Limited to 2000. . Composer: Bear McCreary . . Review: Bear McCreary brings the rich sonics and epic […]

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BR: Walking Dead, The – Season 1 (2010)

BR: Walking Dead, The – Season 1 (2010)

March 14, 2011 | By

Return to: Home / Blu-ray, DVD, Film Reviews / V to Z . Film: Excellent/ DVD Transfer: Excellent/ DVD Extras: Excellent Label: Anchor Bay/ Region: A / Released: March 8, 2011 Genre: Horror / Zombies / Post-Apocalyptic Disaster Synopsis: Survivors struggle to make sense of a bizarre biological event that’s overrun cities and towns with zombies.. Special […]

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