For this year’s Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, we recognize composers from these communities who have released film and television scores over the years. Are you a fan of Nathan Matthew David (Slice), Aska Matsumiya (37 Seconds, I’m Your Woman, Selah and The Spaces), Vivek Maddala (Asian Americans), Gingger Shankar (And She Could Be Next), Amritha Vaz (“Home“), or Wendy Wang (Man Up)? If these soundtracks below have slipped your radar, we’ve provided links and music players for you. Also, be sure to watch the associated films which span from drama to documentary to comedy.
Lakeshore Records has released Proximity (Special Instrumental Version)[Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] featuring music by Radio Wolf and Parallels! The seven-track album follows their previous release, Proximity (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack). View the tracklist and listening links below.
“Ever since bingeing on ‘Stranger Things,’ we’ve been craving all things ’80s… [Parallels] tracks touch on themes from love to wanderlust and would make Winona Ryder proud.” – Fashion Magazine, Canada
Shout! Studios released the film written and directed by Eric Demeusy, available now digitally and On Demand!
Do you burn for more Bridgerton? Consider yourself invited to the official Bridgerton: The Official Podcast, where you are swept away with the behind-the-scenes peek of the world of Shondaland’s magical Regency Romance that hosts the cast and crew . Your host, Gabrielle Collins, figuratively pulls back the curtain and guides us by the gloved hand, episode-by-episode, revealing what it took to create the record-breaking, worldwide streaming series sensation.
Have you been enjoying The Music of Red Dead Redemption 2: The Housebuilding EP? Here is “Do Not Seek Absolution” (track 5), the final live performance we share with you performed by David Ferguson, Matt Sweeney and band. To get the lowdown on this delightful session recorded at The Butcher Shoppe, check out Sweeney and Ferguson’s podcast interview with American Songwriter. They set the record straight on how they began their journey of writing songs for this award-winning game.
Watch “Do Not Seek Absolution” performed live:
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The Music of Red Dead Redemption 2: The Housebuilding EP
David Ferguson and Matt Sweeney
- 01. The Housebuilding Song – David Ferguson
- 02. A Strange Kindness – David Ferguson and Matt Sweeney
- A Quiet Time – David Ferguson and Matt Sweeney
- 04. The Course Of True Love – David Ferguson and Matt Sweeney
- 05. Do Not Seek Absolution – David Ferguson and Matt Sweeney
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Lakeshore Records has released a new track from up-and-coming Philadelphia-based R&B singer-songwriter Saleka, “The Sky Cries,” which appears in Season 2 (Episode 8) of the Apple Original series “Servant.” The sultry, bluesy love song appears in the March 5 episode. See the album purchase links and more below.