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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As always with Prince-Blythewood, the use of music provides sharp enhancement, with a subtle score by Volker Bertelmann and Dustin O’Halloran that incorporates driving techno and percussion elements. – Hollywood Reporter
Academy Award®-nominated duo Volker Bertelmann and Dustin O’Halloran (Lion) team up once again to lend their film music talents this time to The Old Guard, Gina Prince-Bythewood’s summer action film for Netflix. Based on the graphic novel series by Greg Rucka, the film stars Charlize Theron (Mad Max: Fury Road, Atomic Blonde), Kiki Layne (Native Son, If Beale Street Could Talk) and Matthias Shoenaerts (Red Sparrow, The Danish Girl).
Lakeshore Records has released The Old Guard — Music From The Nettflix and Skydance Film, available now digitally worldwide. See album purchase links, soundtrack reviews and more below.
As you can hear below, it’s moody and incorporates analog modular synthesizer while remaining true to the emotional roots of their work. It’s quite striking, and I can’t wait to hear more. – Collider
Academy Award®-nominated duo, Volker Bertelmann (aka Hauschka) and Dustin O’Halloran have teamed up once again for the score to Netflix/Skydance’s upcoming original film, The Old Guard! Listen to the debut track, “The Iron Maiden” now exclusively at Collider! Lakeshore Records will release the soundtrack digitally on Friday, July 10, 2020 — the day of the film release on Netflix! The album is available on pre-order now. See the track list below and watch the film trailer.