“On any given episode I may have to conjure up anywhere from one to five songs in a menagerie of styles. I can work on anything from a prog rock tune to a jazz number to a ’90s inspired dub rock song to an Irish punk rock tune in the style of the Pogues and Dropkick Murphy’s.” -Brendan McCreary
Songwriters blog Build The Song recently interviewed Brendan McCreary, songwriter and song producer for Defiance, the wildly popular TV series–in its third season–which airs Friday nights at 8/7c on Syfy (check local listings). Brendan addresses writer’s block (if there’s such a thing) and his diverse musical influences. This is a fun read for all Defiance fans who want to get inside the mind of the man who writes all those cool songs. The Songs of Defiance Season 2 (Original Television Soundtrack) is out now via Lakeshore Records. See below for more album details. Read the full interview with Brendan McCreary at Build The Song!
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Defiance Song Writer Brendan McCreary And Olivia Pucci’s Vocals Delivers An Inter-Species Ballad Unlike No Other
Lakeshore Records is very pleased to release “Lonely Light,” a track from the Songs Of Defiance Season 2 soundtrack. Written by the show’s song writer, Brendan McCreary, this song is just one of many from the album which feature inter-species lyrics. Watch the “Lonely Light” lyric video below, exclusively at DailyMotion.com! Defiance Season 3 airs on Friday nights at 8/7c on Syfy.
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Syfy’s Hit Series ‘Defiance’ Series Gets An Album Release Ahead Of Its Season 3 Premiere
Lakeshore Records is very pleased to release Defiance Season 2 (Original Television Soundtrack) available now digitally! The album features a mix of original songs and hit songs covered in the style of the various species co-existing in the town of Defiance. The soundtrack spotlights the work of Brendan McCreary (of Young Beautiful in a Hurry). Featured vocals by various artists include Fyfe Monroe, Raya Yarbrough, Olivia Pucci and more. The album also features the track, “Across The Storm Divide” by GRAMMY®-nominated recording artist Trace Adkins. See below for more album details.
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Brendan McCreary Writes The Songs For A Future, Devastated Earth
Lakeshore Records will release Defiance Season 2: Songs Of Defiance — available digitally on May 26, with CD to follow on August 14. The album features original songs and performances from the series by Brendan McCreary, Young Beautiful in a Hurry, Raya Yarbrough and Trace Adkins. Pre-order Songs Of Defiance now on iTunes in order to receive the soundtrack once it’s available. More soundtrack details below. Defiance Season 3 returns to Syfy on June 12 (check local listings).
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Brendan McCreary’s ‘Songs Of Defiance’ Immerses You Into The Futuristic Inter-Species Culture Of Defiance
Lakeshore Records will release Defiance Season 2: Songs Of Defiance — available digitally on May 26. The Season 2 soundtrack features original songs and performances from the series by Brendan McCreary, Young Beautiful in a Hurry, Raya Yarborough and Trace Adkins. See below for more details.
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