Ahead of the release of Halston—Music From the Netflix Series, (out May 14), listen to the debut track, “The End,” by EMMY®-winning Composer, Nathan Barr (“Hollywood”, “The Great”) now at ComingSoon.net! See below for the album pre-save link and track list.
The smooth, ’80s-inflected synth score reflects both the sleek outer brilliance as well as the hidden inner conflicts of the ’70s fashion icon. The album also includes three original recordings performed by Broadway veteran, Krysta Rodriguez, who portrays Liza Minnelli in the series. Two-time Grammy winner Stewart Lerman produced vocals for all three tracks. Lerman has worked with artists across all genres including Liza Minelli, Elvis Costello, Patti Smith, David Byrne, Sufjan Stevens, St. Vincent, Regina Spector, and many more. Additional production on these tracks by The Math Club and Epidemic Sound.
Lakeshore Records and Ubisoft have teamed up once again to release Assassin’s Creed Valhalla: Wrath Of The Druids—Original Game Soundtrack featuring music by Los Angeles-based composer Max Aruj and Norwegian musician Einar Selvik of folk/world band Wardruna, as well as vocals and whistle by Julie Fowlis. The album is the companion to Ubisoft’s first expansion of its hit game Assassin’s Creed Valhalla. In Wrath Of The Druids, Eivor is summoned to Ireland, diving deep into Gaelic myths and folklore. The album is available May 13, 2021 across all available music platforms. See the album purchase link and track list below.
For this year’s Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, we recognize composers from these communities who have released film and television scores over the years. Are you a fan of Nathan Matthew David (Slice), Aska Matsumiya (37 Seconds, I’m Your Woman, Selah and The Spaces), Vivek Maddala (Asian Americans), Gingger Shankar (And She Could Be Next), Amritha Vaz (“Home“), or Wendy Wang (Man Up)? If these soundtracks below have slipped your radar, we’ve provided links and music players for you. Also, be sure to watch the associated films which span from drama to documentary to comedy.
“[‘Into The Solar Storm’] is incredibly evocative” – io9
Lakeshore Records is pleased to partner once again with Academy Award-nominated composer Volker Bertelmann on the release of his score to Stowaway, the latest hit sci-fi Netflix film (The Old Guard, Lion, Your Honor), available now digitally!
The acclaimed pianist, composer, and experimental musician utilizes piano, strings and orchestra to explore a wide range of sounds that provide a rich backdrop to the mission to Mars thriller.
The film directed by Joe Penna and co-written by Penna and Ryan Morrison, and produced by XYZ Films, Augenschein Filmproduktion and Rise Pictures, and starring Anna Kendrick, Toni Collette, Daniel Dae Kim & Shamier Anderson, streams on Netflix April 22.
Check out this recent live composer interview below with Volker Bertelmann on his score to Stowaway!
It’s big, ominous, sometimes beautiful and often eerie — think Blade Runner or Annihilation — not to mention unsettling at times. – Brooklyn Vegan
Invada Records and Lakeshore Records have released the soundtrack to In The Earth, a film by Ben Wheatley, original music by Clint Mansell — available now digitally worldwide! The original music is both luminous and ominous with rich, organically inspired flourishes that inhabit a pronounced place in the folk horror film.
Lakeshore Records released the album digitally in the Americas and Invada Records in the rest of the world.
The NEON film, written and directed by Ben Wheatley, and produced by his ROOK FILMS production company, is now playing in U.S. theaters April 16, in the UK in June and the rest of the world TBD. The film is now Certified Fresh on Rotten Tomatoes!
In the Earth’s bleak kaleidoscope of horror is a hallucinogenic meditation on the residual pandemic fears that haunt humanity. – Dread Central