To herald the forthcoming Assassin’s Creed Valhalla: The Siege of Paris (Original Game Soundtrack)release, Ubisoft shares an exciting interview with the soundtrack’s composer, Stephanie Economou! Read how the score was conceived for The Siege of Paris now atUbisoft online.
“I did a lot of research prior to starting the score. This historical event of the Siege of Paris took place in the year 885, so I set out to discover what the music of France sounded like during that time. ..”
Ubisoft and Lakeshore Records have released the debut track, “Hásæti,” available now digitally on all major music services! The full album will be released digitally on August 12, 2021 (pre-save here). See our previous announcement here.
*Assassin’s Creed Valhalla is available on Xbox Series X | S, Xbox One consoles, PlayStation®5, PlayStation®4, the Epic Games Store and Ubisoft Store on Windows PC, as well as on Stadia, Amazon Luna and Ubisoft’s subscription service, Ubisoft+.
Lakeshore Records has released MORE LOVE, the new album by Grammy-winning Singer, Violinist, and Composer Lili Haydn. Lili is the composer for the new TV shows/films Strip Down, Rise Up; RUTH: Justice Ginsberg in Her Own Words; and No. 1 Netflix show Ginny & Georgia. See the album tracklist and learn more about why we need MORE LOVE below.
“’Sayonara’ cries out for change using Haydn’s breathy vocals, a gentle but urgent beat, and a violin that seems to have multiple personalities. It’s sorrowful, then hopeful, then mysterious, ominous and stately.” – Buzz Bands LA
Tonight at 6 PM PT: Join Film Independent and Composer Clint Mansell for a special, virtual evening, in conversation with Variety‘s Jon Burlingame, celebrating the 20th anniversary of Requiem for a Dream and release of the remastered Director’s Cut on 4K UHD.
Slash Film says, “His work on Darren Aronofsky’s Requiem for a Dream remains one of the most haunting scores of this millennium,” and his latest score, for Rebecca “is one of the best parts of the entire film.”
For International Podcast Day, we’re featuring The Old Guard soundtrack! Recently, Aaron Vehling caught up with Volker Bertelmann, who co-composes the score to Gina Prince-Bythewood’s action-packed Netflix film with Dustin O’Halloran. Find out how they came to become successful collaborators (they earned a Best Score Academy Award® nomination for Lion) and what it was like to finish their score during the nail-biting moments when the pandemic closed up recording studios around the world! Read the original story at Vehlinggo.
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