Category Archives: Classic Albums

Free Music Fridays: Pineapple Express Soundtrack

This week for Free Music Fridays, Lakeshore Records features the classic Pineapple Express – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack!  The Golden Globe®-nominated film features score by Graeme Revell (Tom Raider, Dead Calm, Lara Croft: Tomb Raider, The Crow), who won the 2009 BMI Film Music Award for his composition, and various artists including Huey Lewis & The News, Bob Marley, Cypress Hill, Public Enemy and Peter Tosh!  See the track list below.

The first 100 people who send an email to freesoundtrackfridays@gmail.com with the name of the giveaway in the subject line, PINEAPPLE EXPRESS will get a free album download code.  

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Drive: Revisiting Cliff Martinez’s Classic Film Score!

As we anticipate the release of Hotel Artemis we look back at the classic Cliff Martinez score the to Nicolas Winding Refn film, Drive!

There is an excellent overview of the Drive Soundtrack by Vehlinggo titled, “Drive Soundtrack: Revisiting The Neon Noir Masterpiece”.

The film and album were celebrated with a special fifth year anniversary release of a limited edition vinyl pressing.

Annihilation Score by Geoff Barrow and Ben Salisbury | The Rolling Stone Interview

‘Annihilation’: Geoff Barrow and Ben Salisbury Talk Its Haunting Score
The Portishead member and the film music veteran on making the human and alien sounds of the sci-fi thriller

With Annihilation, the duo crafted a mind-altering soundworld with acoustic guitar, orchestra, a touch of electronics and a four-note motif. Rolling Stone reached out to the duo in their respective Bristol homes.

Read the full interview at Rolling Stone.

Lady Bird Composer Jon Brion | The Vanity Fair Interview

 

Musician Jon Brion Doesn’t Want to Sound Familiar

The acclaimed film composer and producer on how he scored Lady Bird and his reverence for music that matters.
 
Read the full story at Vanity Fair

Apple / iTunes Ranks Lakeshore Records Among Best Soundtracks and Songs of 2016!

Apple iTunes has posted its Top 25 Soundtrack Albums and Soundtrack Songs for 2016! Lakeshore Records and our partners are well represented with 7 of the Top 25 Albums and 6 of Top 25 Songs. Thank you Apple!

iTunes Top 25 Soundtrack Albums of 2016
#1 Stranger Things Vol 1 – Kyle Dixon and Michael Stein
#2 Stranger Things Vol 2 – Kyle Dixon and Michael Stein
#5 Before The Flood – Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross
#11 Moonlight – Nicholas Britell
#12 Swiss Army Man – Andy Hull and Robert McDowell
#13 City Of Gold – Bobby Johnston
#23 Captain Fantastic – Alex Somers

Itunes Top 25 Soundtrack Songs of 2016
#1 Stranger Things / Stranger Things – Kyle Dixon and Micheal Stein
#4 A Minute To Breathe / Before The Flood – Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross
#10 The Middle Of The World / Moonlight – Nicholas Britell
#11 A Better Way / Swiss Army Man – Andy Hull and Robert McDowell
#12 Love Letter / City Of Gold – Bobby Johnston
#22 Fortress / Captain Fantastic – Alex Somers

 

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