Cherry, An Apple Original Film premieres today on Apple TV! To celebrate the release, The Russo Brothers (Avengers: Infinity War, Avengers: Endgame, Captain America: The Winter Soldier) will be hosted by the Cleveland Film Commission and Cleveland Institute of Art Cinemateque for the live virtual panel! Get tickets here. If after you’ve seen Cherry you’re wanting to go on a deep dive into Henry Jackman’s score, head over to Apple Music for the exclusive listen. The soundtrack will be available on all other DSPs in April.
Co-directors Cary Murnion and Jonathan Milott (Becky, Cooties) have released Bushwick: Burnt, the new black and white print of their 2017 film, Bushwick, starring Dave Bautista and Brittany Snow! This new black and white version arrives in time for the July 4th weekend and is available in the iTunes Extras section of Apple TV, including other bonus material such as a “making of” video, photo galleries and more.
Lakeshore Records has released Streetlight Harmonies – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack, available now digitally on all major music services! The album contains cover versions of classic Doo-Wop songs of iconic artists whose stories are showcased in the lauded documentary performed by Straight No Chaser, Koryn Hawthorne, La La Brooks and more.From The Drifters to The Platters and Little Anthony & The Imperials, the music is beloved by millions and the film dives into the backgrounds of the artists to shine a light on the stories that few know.
See the album listening links and music players below.
Watch the trailer for the forthcoming Doo-Wop documentary, Streetlight Harmonies, coming digital and home video on March 31, 2020.
Russo’s score is both characteristic of his work (the synthesis of orchestral and electronic instruments, the layers of dissonance and harmony) and unlike anything he’s done before. It has a delicacy that is alternately eerie and soothing, even freeing.- Amy Woolsey, The Cultress
For fans of Jeff Russo’s film score work, the arrival of Lucy In The Sky – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack on uncompressed audiophile CD format couldn’t come soon enough! Available now in stores and online, the 28-track album was originally released digitally worldwide last month on Lakeshore Records.
If you’ve been following his releases to Noah Hawley collaborations (such as the acclaimed TV series “Legion” and “Fargo“), then you know you’re in for a fantastical ride. The Cultress recently caught up with Jeff to talk about his work to date. Jeff talks about how he transitioned from being in a GRAMMY®-winning rock band (Tonic) to composing and creating EMMY®-winning compositions “from an emotional place.” Read the interview now at The Cultress.
Cemetery Gates — horror-centric film music composers and creators of “synth-driven death ballads” — has given the 1922 horror film an update: Haxan–Original Motion Picture Rescore is out now digitally on Lakeshore Records. If you’ve seen the film previously, give the rescore a go for a fresh outlook. See below for listening options.
Grave robbing, torture, possessed nuns, and a satanic Sabbath: Benjamin Christensen’s legendary silent film uses a series of dramatic vignettes to explore the scientific hypothesis that the witches of the Middle Ages and early modern era suffered from the same ills as psychiatric patients diagnosed with hysteria in the film’s own time. – The Criterion Collection
And to our dear readers: the classic film, Häxan has been remastered and is headed for the great video treasure troves of The Criterion Collection! You can purchase the film October 15 on 2K digital restoration and DVD transfer at Criterion online.