For the month of June, cities across the country have been celebrating LGBTQ Pride Month. In commemoration of the Stonewall uprising 50th anniversary (New York Times), we take a look back at some classic and current soundtracks released over the years by Lakeshore Records. We start of this list appropriately with Rob Simonsen’s score to Stonewall, the 2015 film directed by Roland Emmerich. Keep reading to see our list of award-winning and acclaimed scores to LGBTQ films and tv shows.
In recognition of Pride Month, we’ve pulled from Lakeshore Records‘ catalog of current and past soundtrack releases to bring you highly-listenable and prestige albums from seven films! From Academy Award®-nominated films and scores like Moonlight (Nicholas Britell), to album compilations featuring GRAMMY® winners and Gold and Multi-Platinum recording artists such as David Bowie and KT Tunstall, these releases are certain to be worthy of what goes on repeat in your daily listening playlist! Keep reading to listen and download the albums!
Today, we celebrate Rob Simonsen, acclaimed composer of such films as Burnt, Stonewall, The Age Of Adaline, Academy Award® nominated Foxcatcher, The Spectacular Now, Seeking A Friend For the End of the World, (500) Days of Summer (co-composed with Mychael Danna), and many more! Rob, who was named to the Top 15 Composers Primed To Take Their Place On the A List by The Hollywood Reporter, is also the Creative Director of The Echo Society, a sonic and visual art collective based in Los Angeles.
Rob’s latest release, Burnt (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) is out now on Lakeshore Records! Preview Rob’s other scores below!
Stonewall Soundtrack Featuring Score By Rob Simonsen Is Out Now On Lakeshore Records! Download Here: [iTunes]
Lakeshore Records is very pleased to release Stonewall (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) — out now! The album features score by Rob Simonsen, acclaimed composer of films such as The Age Of Adaline,The Spectacular Now and the Academy Award-nominated Fox Catcher and classic songs, “A Whiter Shade Of Pale,” by Procol Harum, “I’ll Take You There” by The Staples Singers, and more. Starring Jeremy Irvine (Great Expectations), Johnathan Rhys Meyers (Showtime’s “The Tudors”, Match Point), Jonny Beauchamp (Showtime’s “Penny Dreadful”), Joey King (Crazy, Stupid, Love.), Caleb Landry Jones (Antiviral) and Ron Perlman (FX’s “Sons Of Anarchy”, Drive), Stonewall movie tells the story of the men and women of the modern Gay Rights movement during the 1969 Stonewall Riots and the establishment where it all took place: The Stonewall Inn.
Roadside Attractions presents STONEWALL, in select theaters now (find a theater).