Have you gone out to see The Wind in theaters? Check out this exclusive premiere of the film’s featurette about the music featuring score by Ben Lovett (The Ritual) now at Daily Dead. The video provides a behind-the-scenes look at the director-composer collaboration and unique instruments used such as the bass flute and the nyckelharpa on this horror western.
“Demons of the Prairie” isn’t the type of song that is going to leave you with a sense of calm and joy. Nope. The song is tense, exciting, and most definitely terrifying. – Charles Barfield, The Playlist
Got weekend plans? IFC Midnight’s new horror movie — a horror western at that — hits US theaters this weekend, and to give you a taste of what to expect from The Wind, listen to “Demons of the Prairie” by the film’s composer Ben Lovett now exclusively at The Playlist. The full album releases digitally Friday, April 5 on Lakeshore Records.
Whether it’s synthesizers or orchestras, Ben Lovett is a master at helping to tell stories through music. Lovett’s latest score, for Emma Tammi’s supernatural western The Wind, is a testament to his ingenuity. – Vehlinggo
Ahead of the The Wind soundtrack release, Vehlinggo premieres the cue, “Across The Prairie” by the film’s composer, Ben Lovett (The Ritual, American Folk, Synchronicity, The Signal). The feature also references Ben’s use of unconventional instruments to create the score – check it all out now exclusively at Vehlinggo. The full album releases digitally Friday, April 5 on Lakeshore Records.
It’s all quiet on the Western front, or is it? Check out the new clip from forthcoming horror western, The Wind, opening in theaters Friday, April 5! The film features score by Ben Lovett (The Ritual, Synchronicity), releasing digitally via Lakeshore Records also on April 5. Check out the clip now at EW.com. Stay tuned this week for more soundtrack details. See our previous announcement about The Wind movie here.
IFC Midnight and Soapbox Pictures present, A Divide/Conquer Production In Association With Mind Hive Films, THE WIND, in select US theaters and VOD on Friday, April 5!
Fresh from The Ritual, Ben Lovett‘sfolk horror score to the Netflix film based on the Adam Nevill novel, film music fans will expect his next dark masterpiece in the form of The Wind, Emma Tammi’s horror western set in the late 1800s. Watch the movie trailer below. Stay tuned for more soundtrack details!
Ben Lovett’s score is also a major factor in establishing the unshakable dread associated with the evil you know is haunting the land, as is the impeccable sound design that provides one bone-chilling jolt after the next. – Perri Nemiroff, Collider
IFC Midnight presents THE WIND, in select US theaters and VOD on Friday, April 5!