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New Soundtracks: Out Of Blue, Five Feet Apart, Giant Littles Ones, If Beale Street Could Talk Vinyl + More!

This week, we’re thrilled to release highly-anticipated film scores opening in theaters this weekend and beyond! From Clint Mansell to Michael Brook to Nicholas Britell, these scores by prestige composers are not to be missed. Keep scrolling for details on what’s out now and coming soon!

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Frank Riggio Is Aqka Torr, Listen To The Album Preview For ‘Bassaigu’ – Out March 15!

Previously, we provided a sneak preview of Aqka Torr’s forthcoming debut album, Bassaigu on YouTube, and now we have more options for you to listen to snippets of the 12-track album. What do you think of Frank Riggio’s Aqka Torr project? See our previous announcement here. Listen below.

Bassaigu drops digitally worldwide on March 15 via Lakeshore Records!

TRACK LIST

Bassaigu
Aqka Torr

01. All The Same
02. Carcass Sunor
03. Son 04. Control Of Your Life
05. Sa Superbe 06. Beyond All Bearing
07. Winners
08. Your Mannerisms
09. Qkorr
10. Beasign
11. Force Des Choses
12. The Exit Of Bassaigu

PREMIERE! Aqka Torr Previews His New ‘Bassaigu’ Album (Out March 15)

As promised, we have more details on the forthcoming Bassaigu album by Aqka Torr, the new moniker of recording artist, film music composer and mastering engineer Frank Riggio! His recent EP, Taquin, was released on Lakeshore Records. His follow up full-length album under this vocals and synth project will be released digitally worldwide on March 15 via Lakeshore. See our previous announcement here, for more about this project.

Listen to a preview of the album below (video premieres March 8 at 11 AM).

“I wanted to change my style up a bit and head in a direction that is more accessible, with catchy vocals and synth lead music as Aqka Torr. I mainly produced these tracks using analog and modular synths, both hardware and software. The idea was to have a bassy textured hip-hop, pop and psychedelic music influenced album. Utilizing delicate distortions and raw percussions, I wanted varied tracks throughout, yet maintain coherence as a whole.”

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The Story Behind Aqka Torr – New Album Debuts March 15!

Aqka Torr is the new moniker of recording artist, film music composer and mastering engineer Frank Riggio, whose recent album, Taquin (EP), was released on Lakeshore Records. His follow up release under this vocals and synth project (a departure from his studio albums and cinematic scores), comes to us in the form of Bassaigu, out March 15 via Lakeshore. More album details coming soon!

“I wanted to change my style up a bit and head in a direction that is more accessible, with catchy vocals and synth lead music as Aqka Torr. I mainly produced these tracks using analog and modular synths, both hardware and software. The idea was to have a bassy textured hip-hop, pop and psychedelic music influenced album. Utilizing delicate distortions and raw percussions, I wanted varied tracks throughout, yet maintain coherence as a whole.”

Listen to TAQUIN:

Frank Riggio has released five studio albums, including Raze – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack, three EPs and officially remixed artists like Amon Tobin (for Ninja Tune) and HECQ (aka Ben Lukas Boysen).  Stay tuned for more album news this week!

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New Soundtracks: Dreddd’s Synth Album The Woods + Can’t Miss Vinyl And Digital Pre-orders!

This week, Lakeshore Records releases the synth-centric album, The Woods by Dreddd,

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