Have you been enjoying our Free Music Fridays? It’s hard to believe 10 seasons of The Walking Dead have come to life and shambled into our hearts. In celebration of the show, Lakeshore Records is giving away 100 download codes of Bear McCreary’s The Walking Dead (Original Television Soundtrack), featuring highlights from Season 1 through 7, courtesy of Lakeshore Records! Keep reading to get the details!
There is no other modern horror TV series with a more recognizable theme song than Bear McCreary’s The Walking Dead. – Mandatory
Bear McCreary’s iconic The Walking Dead series score and theme is inseparable from the long-running show on AMC! Now in its 10th Season, with an 11th Season confirmed, fans just can’t get enough of this post-apocalyptic series. Released on 2xLP vinyl and CD via Lakeshore Records and Sparks & Shadows, the series soundtrack features cues from Seasons 1-8, handpicked by EMMY® Winner Bear McCreary himself! What is Halloween without a horde of zombies? Keep reading to access purchase links and more.
The themes to Lakeshore releases Stranger Things (Kyle Dixon & Michael Stein, Netflix) and The Walking Dead (Bear McCreary, AMC) make Mandatory’s 10 Best Horror and TV Theme Songs list! As Stranger Things heads into Season 3 and The Walking Dead is now airing Season 9, the themes to these critically-acclaimed series are must-haves for the complete horror soundtrack collection. The infectious Stranger Things and The Walking Dead themes are in good company with the curated list of iconic and classic themes from John Carpenter’s Halloween, to Bernard Herrman’s Psycho to Mike Oldfield’s The Exorcist, and more! See the full list at Mandatory. Did all your favorite film and tv themes make this list? Let us know what you think below!
The [Stranger Things] theme song draws back to its roots with a synth-heavy, vintage sound that brings to mind John Carpenter.
There is no other modern horror TV series with a more recognizable theme song than Bear McCreary’s The Walking Dead.
Lakeshore Records congratulates the following soundtrack partners on their Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards nominations: “Grace and Frankie” (Netflix), “Master of None” (Netflix), “Stranger Things” (Netflix), “The Handmaid’s Tale” (Hulu), “The Walking Dead” (AMC) and “The Wizard of Lies” (HBO)! See the detailed nominations list below the jump. We salute these outstanding TV and Streaming productions. Congratulations to all the nominees this year! See the full list at SAG Awards online.
The ceremony will be simulcast live on Sunday, January 21, 2018, on TNT and TBS at 8 p.m. (ET)/5 p.m. (PT).
Listen to the podcast interview with “The Walking Dead” composer Bear McCreary! Our host, Tony Giles (The Damn Fine Cast), pulls back the curtains and goes behind-the-scenes with the prolific composer of dozens of your favorite film and television series. Lakeshore also released Bear’s other scores to Revolt, Colossal and The Boy. Does Bear have a “The Walking Dead” signature palette? Will he tour with a band? Debuted originally at Birth.Movies.Death, listen to the podcast and get the scoop:
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New episodes of The Walking Dead Season 8 on Sundays at 9/8c on AMC.