Tag: Tyler Bates

Soundtrack Reviews

Soundtrack Reviews

February 19, 2015 | By

Soundtrack reviews of John Murphy’s Anonymous Rejected Filmscore (Taped Noise), Antonio Sanchez’ Birdman (Milan Records), Frederik Wiedmann’s Dying of the Light + James Newton Howard’s Nightcrawler (Lakeshore Records), and Tyler Bates & Joel J. Richard’s John Wick + Keep on Keepin’ On (Varese Sarabande).

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MP3: John Wick (2014)

MP3: John Wick (2014)

February 19, 2015 | By

When Tyler Bates emerged in 2000 with his ground-breaking score for Get Carter – ground-breaking for its seamless marriage of jazz, electronica, rock, and sublime digital processing – he demonstrated his knack for underscoring the physical actions and psychological state of violent figures…

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DVD: John Wick (2014)

DVD: John Wick (2014)

February 12, 2015 | By

Veteran stunt coordinator Chad Stahelski and colleague David Leitch respectively directed and produced this mean-spirited thriller in which a retired assassin literally takes a sledgehammer and cracks open the basement floor to extract his case of guns, ammo, and gold pieces to avenge the death of a puppy bequeathed to him by his just-dead wife…

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CD: God of War: Ascension (2013)

CD: God of War: Ascension (2013)

May 21, 2013 | By

Return to: Home / Soundtrack  Reviews / G . Rating: Very Good Label:  La-La Land Records / Released: March 12, 2013 Tracks & Album Length: 27 tracks / (65:35) . Special Notes: 16-page colour booklet with liner notes / Limited to 3000 copies. . Composer: Tyler Bates . . Review: 300 (2006) may have typecast Tyler Bates […]

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CD: Darkest Hour, The (2011)

CD: Darkest Hour, The (2011)

January 18, 2012 | By

Return to: Home / Soundtrack  Reviews / D . Rating: Very Good Label: Lakeshore Records/ Released: January 17, 2012 Tracks & Album Length: 19 tracks / (50:00) . Special Notes: n/a. . Composer: Tyler Bates . . Review: For his second feature film as director, Chris Gorak carries over his taste for electronic textures and has Tyler […]

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MP3: Super (2010)

MP3: Super (2010)

April 29, 2011 | By

Return to: Home / Soundtrack  Reviews / S . Rating:  Good Label: Lakeshore Records / Released: March 29, 2011 Tracks & Album Length: 17 tracks / (49:07) . Special Notes: n/a. . Composer: Tyler Bates / others . . Review: Unlike Lakeshore’s prior Tyler Bates albums, Super features about a third score and two-thirds source songs, making […]

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