‘[music still, with shouts]’ has the hallmarks of Mansell’s work to date; the hypnotic and ethereal wash, the insistent strings, but here they have a Celtic flavour, with a particularly brilliant use of woodwind. Of course this is a Ben Wheatley film, so the track slowly descends into something twisted and dissonant – Charlie Brigden, The Quietus
Lakeshore Records congratulates Composer Clint Mansell (Free Fire, Out of Blue) on his Ivor Novello Best Television Soundtrack nomination for his score to Happy New Year, Colin Burstead! Lakeshore co-released the soundtrack with Invada Records last December ahead of its BBC Two Christmas Day television premiere. See below for soundtrack listening links and more about this dark comedy starring Neil Maskell (“Humans” Series) and Sam Riley (Free Fire)!
The Ivors will be presented on Thursday, May 23 at JW Marriott Grosvenor House London. Book tickets at The Ivors online. Congratulations to all the nominees this year!
Massive congrats @iamclintmansell! You can still catch HAPPY NEW YEAR, COLIN BURSTEAD over on @BBCiPlayer, people – check out the film (and its glorious, newly award-nominated soundtrack). https://t.co/2XxGRQ4H9M— BBC Films (@BBCFilms) April 24, 2019