This week, Lakeshore Records presents a collection of new film and television soundtrack releases you don’t want to miss, including: Tag (Score by Germaine Franco), 12 Monkeys (score by Stephen Barton), Future World (score by TOYDRUM), and Saturday Church (original music by Nathan Larson); plus new Stranger Things Season 1 and Season 2 releases you don’t want to miss! Also, three can’t-miss albums debut on Bandcamp, and another composer power-duo soundtrack release is on the horizon. Keep reading to get the details.
New Digital Releases:
TAG – [Download/Listen]
Score by Germaine Franco.
Yet for all of the wolfpack comedies that get put out, no female composer has been able to shatter the bro music barrier – until now. – Daniel Schweiger, Film Music Magazine
Lakeshore Records is pleased to present Germaine Franco’s feature film score to Tag, available now digitally worldwide! Rising through the ranks as assistant, orchestrator and music producer on numerous John Powell scores, Germaine is also notably known for recently co-producing the Oscar-lauded songs and Mexico sessions for Disney’s multicultural hit “Coco.” Tag movie hits theaters now, starring a don’t blink ensemble cast: Jeremy Renner, Annabel Wallis, Ed Helms, Jon Hamm, Hannibal Buress, Isla Fisher, Rashida Jones and more!
Warner Brothers presents TAG, in theaters Friday, June 15 (get tickets)!
12 MONKEYS – [Download/Listen]
Score by Stephen Barton.
The “Original Series Soundtrack” takes the listener on the same emotional journeys and missions to different time periods that Team Splinter experiences – Den Of Geek
Lakeshore is honored to release Stephen Barton’s score to 12 Monkeys, now in its fourth and final season. The acclaimed Syfy series is based on the 1995 feature film. Fans of the entire TV series will want to download the album and give it a listen.
Two time travelers, Cole and Cassie, must journey throughout time to prevent the Army of the 12 Monkeys from destroying all reality.
Tune in: The first three episodes of the final 12 Monkeys season airs 8 PM ET June 15 on Syfy (check local listings).
FUTURE WORLD – [Download/Listen]
Score by TOYDRUM.
If you’re a follower of former UNKLE bandmates Pablo Clements and James Griffith, then join the composing duo, together known as TOYDRUM, on their latest score release for Future World. We’re thrilled to partner with this acclaimed duo, who have either remixed or produced albums for bands such as Queens of the Stone Age, Massive Attack and many more.
SATURDAY CHURCH – [Download/Listen]
Original songs by Composer Nathan Larson.
Featuring music performed by the cast including Luka Kain, Marquis Rodriguez and Margot Bingham, the Saturday Church soundtrack is comprised of original music by composer and co-lyricist Nathan Larson. Larson’s substantial credits include BOYS DON’T CRY, Todd Solondz’s PALINDROMES, songs for Todd Haynes’ VELVET GOLDMINE, LILJA 4-EVER, Stephen Frears’s DIRTY PRETTY THINGS, and many more.
SATURDAY CHURCH: A 14 year-old-boy, struggling with gender identity and religion, begins to use fantasy to escape his life in the inner city and find his passion in the process.
New on Bandcamp:
HOTEL ARTEMIS (HD Audio) – [Download/Listen]
Score by Cliff Martinez.
There’s nothing like a Cliff Martinez film score, especially when you’re listening in HD audio quality! Available for the first time on Bandcamp, listen to his Hotel Artemis score in all its near future Los Angeles dystopia glory.
FUTURE WORLD (HD Audio) – [Download/Listen]
Score by TOYDRUM.
TOYDRUM’s score to Future World debuts digitally worldwide, and we want to add that for audiophiles looking for the HD audio release, look no further than Bandcamp!
PREVENGE – [Download/Listen]
Score by TOYDRUM.
In celebration of TOYDRUM’s score album release to Future World, we have made their beloved Prevenge album available on Bandcamp!
New Vinyl Releases:
STRANGER THINGS SEASON 1 VOL. 1 RE-PRESS (Upside Down Inter-Dimensional Blue) – [order here]
In case you were holding out for the perfect Stranger Things vinyl variant, this could be your lucky day! both volumes of the Stranger Things Season 1 score by double GRAMMY®-nominees Kyle Dixon and Michael Stein are now available for the very first time on Upside Down Inter-Dimensional Blue! If you already own the Season 2 vinyl in this same variant, now you can own all three albums (Season 1 Vol. 1 & 2, Season 2) in the matching blue pressing. Head over to the Lakeshore webshop to see full pressing details. See the Volume 2 album detail photo below.
STRANGER THINGS SEASON 1 VOL. 2 RE-PRESS (Upside Down Inter-Dimensional Blue) – [order here]
The Stranger Things Volume 2 vinyl re-press in Upside Down Inter-Dimensional Blue features its own jacket and interior fold-out art! If you don’t yet own Stranger Things Season 1 Volume 2, better secure your copy now as the popularity from this color variant (original pressed for the Season 2 vinyl) prompted the re-press!
New Cassette Release:
STRANGER THINGS 2 “Paperback” Cassette – [order here]
What did kids do before smartphones? One of the things people love about the Stranger Things TV series on Netflix is the nostalgic references to ’80s culture, so naturally, Lakeshore Records Art Director John Bergin drew on the popularity of paperback novels of the era to create a highly-collectible cassette package of the Season 2 score by GRAMMY nominees Kyle Dixon and Michael Stein! This on-point “paperback” edition features a vintage look cover art by Kyle Lambert and double take-inducing page edges, a weathered inner page and more. Secure your bragging rights now!
ARCADIA – [available June 22]
Score by Adrian Utley & Will Gregory.
With the sound design incorporating found sound, the score itself sees Utley and Gregory delve through a myriad of styles and textures, traveling through Gothic folk to industrial techno soundscapes. – Louder Than War
Already hailed as one of the essential releases of the year by Louder Than War, the forthcoming score by Adrian Utley (Portishead) and Will Gregory (Goldfrapp) to Arcadia will be co-released by Lakeshore and Invada Records, available digitally on Friday, June 22!
BFI will present ARCADIA in UK Cinemas and on the BFI player on the Summer Solstice, June 21!