This week marks the 4th annivesary of the premiere of Stranger Things Season 1 on Netflix! Since then, the wildly popular series has become a worldwide phenomenon, catapulting its castmembers into international standom! Since then, fans have waited with bated breath for the return of Eleven, Mike, Will, Dustin, Lucas, Steve and the rest of the crew in Hawkins, Indiana,
You may not be able to reach the Stranger Things crew directly with this walkie-talkie, but Dixon’s and Stein’s well-crafted music will communicate the hopes, dreams, and alienations of Hawkins, Indiana, with you. – Vehlinggo
In the time before group chat apps, there were Walkie Talkies, the same devices which the kids on Stranger Things used to have long-range conversations with their squad. Fast forward to the present: Kyle Dixon and Michael Stein’s wildly popular Season 3 score gets the cassette treatment, and you can see the premiere details now at Vehlinggo! See track list and more below.
No doubt, fans of Kyle Dixon and Michael Stein scores are counting down the hours before their Stranger Things Season 3 score releases worldwide digitally. But, in case you weren’t aware of their other scores, here’s a film score to Spheres, the three-part VR experience executive produced by Darren Aronofsky and Ari Handel, and directed by Eliza McNitt! It is yet another album you can experience as a standalone listening experience. Kyle and Michael’s Spheres score received two HMMA Awards nominations for Best Score, Short Film.
Spheres is narrated by two-time Academy Award® Nominee Jessica Chastain, two-time EMMY® Nominee Millie Bobby Brown, and legendary music icon and poet, Patti Smith.
The album was original released in several formats for the audio aficionado: DTS Headphones x Binaural, Stereo, and in 5.1 Surround sound. See listening links below.
A short but massive cue that highlights the depth and breadth of Kyle Dixon’s and Michael Stein’s dynamic score. It’s a colorful crescendo that travels to maximal sonic heights. You’ll replay it dozens of times as you await the show’s return to Netflix. – Vehlinggo
If you’re looking to hear sample tracks from the highly-anticipated Stranger Things 3 score album, then look no further than this latest track premiere, “Sauna Test” exclusively at Vehlinggo! The full album is set to be released digitally this Friday, June 28 via Lakeshore Records and Invada Records.
Though they are best known for their nostalgic, synth-heavy work on Stranger Things — crafting themes that sound like rediscovering a dusty arcade machine — Dixon and Stein are ready to evolve as the show enters its third season. – Ellise Shafer, Billboard
As we close in on the Stranger Things 3 score album release featuring the highly-anticipated series score by EMMY®-winning and GRAMMY®-nominated Composers Kyle Dixon and Michael Stein (“Butterfly”, Spheres), we are treated to two additional track premieres: “Aftermath” and “William” available exclusively now at Billboard! The score album drops Friday, June 28 via Lakeshore Records and Invada Records, ahead of the Season 3 series premiere on Netflix! See our previous announcement to view the full track list here, or pre-order the album below.