Category: FILM MUSIC

Yoav Goren: Creating the Epic Sound of Immediate Music’s Trailer Soundtracks

Yoav Goren: Creating the Epic Sound of Immediate Music’s Trailer Soundtracks

November 16, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

Podcast with composer / producer Yoav Goren, founder of the speciality trailer music library Immediate Music, plus review of Goren’s latest CD release, Trailerhead: Triumph. Also fresh: Editor’s Blog on the idiotic decision to cancel TVOnatio’s Saturday Night at the Movies.

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Soundtrack News & Reviews

Soundtrack News & Reviews

October 11, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

Reviews of BSX Records’ well-done re-recording of Vangelis’ Blade Runner score + Cliff Martinez’ Arbitrage (Milan Records), and quick soundtrack news.

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Assorted Reviews. Literally.

Assorted Reviews. Literally.

August 15, 2012 | By

Minor Editorial Blather, and reviews of Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows (Warner Home Video) on Blu, Elliot Goldenthal’s underrated score for Batman Forever (La-La Land Records), and Tusi Tamasese’s The Orator / O le tulafale, part of First Peoples Cinema: 1500 Nations, One Tradition at the TIFF Bell Lightbox seroes, ending this weekend.

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Space Tales

Space Tales

August 7, 2012 | By

Minor editorial blather on NASA’s Curiosity rover, and reviews of Outland on Blu-ray (Warner Home Video), Jerry Goldsmith’s soundtrack on 2CDs (Film score Monthly), and soundtrack reviews of David Newman’s Galaxy Quest (La-La Land Records) and James Horner’s The Amazing Spider-Man (Sony Classical).

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Comic Book Sights & Sounds & Sundries

Comic Book Sights & Sounds & Sundries

July 30, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

Blu-ray review of Wrath of the Titans (Warner Home Video), soundtrack reviews of Henry Jackman’s Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter and Danny Elfman’s Men in Black 3 (Sony Classical) and odd bits of info.

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Mini Moguls + Tangerine Dream’s Legend

Mini Moguls + Tangerine Dream’s Legend

July 21, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

Editor’s Blog, plus reviews of Corman’s World: Exploits of a Hollywood Rebel and The Aggression Scale (Anchor Bay) & Lockout (Alliance / Sony) + CD review of BSX’s new Legend CD.

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‘Watch it Without Glasses!’

‘Watch it Without Glasses!’

July 8, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

Editor’s Blog on CinemaScope and reviews of The Robe (Fox) and Demetrius and the Gladiators (Twilight Time), plus Bella Darvi in Hell and High Water (Fox), and soundtrack reviews of Alfred Newman’s The Robe (La-La Land) and Franz Waxman’s Demetrius and the Gladiators (FSM).

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Crime, Triple-Time! + Quick News Cuts

Crime, Triple-Time! + Quick News Cuts

July 4, 2012 | By

Blade is a 1973 detective thriller / serial killer thriller that may be the worst shot film of the seventies, whereas ring of Death / Un detective (1969) is a forgotten, seriously underrated gem that’s the best thing in Code Red’s double-feature DVD. Also added to the review mix is a review of Fred Bongusto’s Un detective soundtrack, which frankly grooves, plus news bits including vintage 3D coming to Blu-ray, and Clive Barker’s Nightbreed: The Cabal Cut comes to Rue Morgue’s Cinemacabre this month at the TIFF Bell Lightbox!

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Soundtrack Reviews: an Italian Octet

Soundtrack Reviews: an Italian Octet

June 27, 2012 | By

Soundtrack reviews of 8 Italian releases, including albums by IMARC 5, Nuova Consonanza with Ennio Morricone, Piero Umiliani, Giorgio Gaslini, Peppino De Luca, and Carlo Pes.

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Soundtrack Tally + Misc. News Bits

Soundtrack Tally + Misc. News Bits

June 22, 2012 | By

Film critic Andrew Sarris passes away at 83, The Exorcist comes to the stage. an AMC scale-back?, World’s Biggest Bookstore to close, and yes, this month’s Score Tally of new and upcoming soundtrack releases.

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