For synth aficionados, every day is synth day. However, September (aka Synthtember) is a particularly great month for celebrating the best of synth scores, music from soundtracks and compositions inspired by the cinematic experience. If you’re a dedicated follower of Lakeshore Records, then you were among the first to be notified of two special announcements for your listening pleasure.
If you love the music from Almost Never Season 3 (released by Lakeshore Records), now fans in the states can go back to where it all began, with all 13 episodes premiering this weekend on the Disney Channel! Almost Never Season 1 premieres Saturday, September 4 on Disney at 11 AM ET with additional episodes on Sunday, September 4 check local listings).
“Disney plans to drop six episodes at once, with the final seven from the first season set to air the next day. All 13 eps will then run on repeat Mondays through Thursdays.” (Kidscreen)
Created by Saltbeef’s Jeremy Salsby and Paul Rose (4 O’Clock Club, Dani’s House), Almost Never follows boy band The Wonderland as its young stars try to juggle home life, school and dreams of pop music fame. It features covers of popular songs, as well as original music.
Are you falling in love with the Virgin River soundtrack? We had the privilege of catching up with some of the soundtrack artists recently: Keeley Bumford (Dresage), Phillip LaRue (Phillip LaRue and The Wildwoods), and Chance Pena! They share their journey of paying tribute to hit songs such as Bob Marley’s “Three Little Birds,” Cyndi Lauper’s “Time After Time,” and Jason Mraz’s “I Won’t Give Up.” Their cover songs are heard in Virgin River (Music From The Netflix Series), out now on Lakeshore Records.
Keep reading for the full interview and listening links. Please note: there are minor spoilers in this interview for those not caught up on the show.
Lakeshore Records has released Virgin River—Music From the Netflix Series digitally on July 9 featuring an original score by Jeff Garber (Nancy Drew, Lopez). Garber’s orchestrations anchored by acoustic guitar and piano, provide a natural, richly pastoral backdrop to the beloved Netflix series. Also included on the album are four cover songs performed by SYML, Phillip LaRue, Chance Peña and Dresage x AG. Keep reading for more details about Composer Jeff Garber and the album below.
Season 3 of the series premieres on Netflix July 9.
Join Bridgerton Composer Kris Bowers and a panel of composers for the Deadline Sound & Screen composer showcase of original music for television !
Deadline has partnered with Global Music Rights and Rhapsody PR to bring you a Virtual Concert of some of the best music this Emmy season! Join Emmy-Winning and Emmy-Nominated Composers Jeff Russo, Kris Bowers, Ruth Barrett and Siddhartha Khosla, as a 50-piece orchestra performs their scores from critically acclaimed and fan-favorite shows such as Fargo, Oslo, Star Trek: Discovery, Bridgerton, Law & Order: Organized Crime, and This Is Us. Filmed at Fox Studios on the Newman Scoring Stage, audience members will also see exclusive interviews with each of these Composers.