Monday, May 20, 2013

New from composer Brian Keane: Copper (2013, cd and mp3)

From the composer Brian Keane of the beautiful "Death and the Civil War" from last year, comes a new release: Copper - O.S.T. Here are some details on the score cd release (+mp3 version too) from

    Audio CD (May 28, 2013)
    Original Release Date: 2013
    Number of Discs: 1
    Label: Valley
    ASIN: B00C3MKB52

mp3 edition here:

Original music score from Grammy Award and multiple Emmy Award winning Composer Brian Keane. Alongside Keane is a who's who of American instrumentalists: Joanie Madden, leader of Cherish the Ladies, is featured on the Irish whistles for which she has been world-renowned. Eileen  Ivers, the Cherish the Ladies and Riverdance alumna who was also featured on the soundtrack of 'Gangs of New York'. Eric Weissberg, best known for the 'Dueling Bangjos' them to 'Deliverance' and his session work with Bob Dylan, Billy Joel and Art Garfunkel (to name a few), adds his firs-class 5-string banjo.

On august 19. 2012 'Copper' premiered to 1.1 million viewers and delivered 2.75 million viewers in Live+7 data. The series' second season will return with thirteen new episodes on June 23, 2013.

more on the cd release at:

Third installment in the 'before' trilogy: Before Midnight , composed by Graham Reynolds (2013,mp3)

Before Midnight [+digital booklet]
Graham Reynolds | Format: MP3 Music

    This version contains: 14 songs and 1 digital booklet
    Original Release Date: May 21, 2013
    Format - Music: MP3, Digital Booklet PDF
       Label: Milan Records
    Copyright: 2013 Talagane Llc, Under Exclusive License To Milan Entertainment Inc.
        Total Length: 36:43

Movie info from imdb:
 Before Midnight (2013)
108 min  -  Drama  -  24 May 2013 (USA)
We meet Jesse and Celine nine years on in Greece. Almost two decades have passed since their first meeting on that train bound for Vienna.
Richard Linklater
Richard Linklater, Julie Delpy and more, Stars:
Ethan Hawke, Julie Delpy, Seamus Davey-Fitzpatrick

New documentary score release: We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks - composed by Fall On Your Sword (2013,mp3)

    Original Release Date: May 21, 2013
    Label: Back Lot Music
    Copyright: 2013 Back Lot Music
    Total Length: 1:01:16

Movie info via
 We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks (2013)
130 min  -  Documentary  -  24 May 2013 (USA)
A documentary that details the creation of Julian Assange's controversial website, which facilitated the largest security breach in U.S. history.
Alex Gibney
Julian Assange, Adrian Lamo

Hammer of the Gods composed by Benjamin Wallfisch (mp3, 2013)

After the amazingly dynamic epic score for Conquest 1453 by Benjamin Wallfisch last year, there comes another new MovieScore Media release, the action movie Hammer of the Gods (2013), released 30th of May, 2013. 

The movie's an action epic that sees a passionate young man transform into a brutal warrior as he travels the unforgiving landscape in search of his long lost brother Hakan The Ferrocious, whose people are relying on him to restore order to their kingdom. Director of the film is Farren Blackburn who worked mainly for the TV, and it's written for Matthew Read and stars: Charlie Bewley, Clive Standen, James Cosmo (imdb).

The score's original Release Date is May 28, 2013, and comes via MSM in Format - Music: MP3, with a total length of 1:02:20.

Saturday, May 11, 2013

Info on the first video game score ever composed by GUSTAVO SANTAOLALLA: LAST OF US (2013)

Last of Us (Video Game Soundtrack)
Gustavo Santaolalla (Artist) | Format: Audio CD

   Original Release Date: June 11, 2013
    Number of Discs: 1

Track Listings
1. The Quarantine Zone (20 Years Later)
2. The Hour
3. The Last of Us
4. Forgotten Memories
5. The Outbreak
6. Vanishing Grace
7. The Hunters
8. All Gone
9. Vanishing Grace (Innocence)
10. By Any Means
11. The Choice
12. Smugglers
13. The Last of Us (Never Again)
14. The Last of Us (Goodnight)
15. I Know What You Are
16. Home
17. Infected
18. All Gone (Aftermath)
19. The Last of Us (A New Dawn)
20. All Gone (No Escape)
21. Vanishing Grace (Childhood)
22. The Path
23. All Gone (Alone)
24. Blackout
25. The Way It Was
26. Breathless
27. The Last of Us (You and Me)
28. All Gone (The Outside)
29. The Path (A New Beginning)
30. Returning
The Last of Us, slated to be one of the highest-selling video games of 2013, is a genre-defining experience blending elements of survival and action developed exclusively for the PlayStation® 3 system. The game will immerse players in an incredibly realistic, lethal and savage world through its integration of intense characters that foster emotional resonance, a rich storyline and gorgeous visuals. The soundtrack for The Last of Us was composed by Gustavo Santaolalla, a multi-faced artist that is best known for his work writing movie scores and producing albums. He is also the founder of the alt-tango band, Bajofondo. As a composer, he has won two Academy Awards® for Best Original Score for his work on Babel and Brokeback Mountain.

EPIC (score composed by Danny Elfman): New from the director of Robots and the first Ice Age.

Leaving John Powell (Robots) and David Newman (Ice Age) behind, director Chris Wedge, unites with Burton's composer, DANNY ELFMAN, for his new feature: EPIC.

Here's the info on the AUDIO CD SCORE RELEASE:

Epic (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)
Danny Elfman | Format: Audio CD


Product Details
Audio CD (May 28, 2013)
Original Release Date: 2013
Number of Discs: 1

Track Listings
1. Leafmen
2. Pursuit
3. Tara's Chamber
4. Meet Dad
5. Moonhaven Parade
6. Alarms
7. The Selection
8. Ambush
9. Tara's Gift
10. Small
11. Girl Meets Boy
12. Rings of Knowledge
13. Antlers
14. Kidnapped
15. In the House
16. Many Leaves
17. Escape
18. False Start
19. Epic Final Confrontation
20. Return
21. Epic Finale

Movie info from imdb:

Epic (2013)
 102 min  -  Animation | Adventure | Family  -  24 May 2013 (USA)
Reviews: | 5 critic
A teenager finds herself transported to a deep forest setting where a battle between the forces of good and the forces of evil is taking place. She bands together with a rag-tag group characters in order to save their world -- and ours.

Director: Chris Wedge
Writers: Tom J. Astle, Matt Ember, 4 more credits »
Stars: Amanda Seyfried, Beyoncé Knowles, Josh Hutcherson

Details for the three main concerts for the Festival Internacional de Música de Cine taking place in Cordoba this year just announced

Thursday, May 27: BEST OF THE BEST
Attending composers: Peter Bernstein, Alfons Conde, Mychael Danna, Ilan Eshkeri and Rachel Portman. Orquesta de Cordoba, conductor: Brian Cole. Producer: Mikael Carlsson.
Concert programme (TBC) includes:
• The Ewok Adventure & Ewoks: The Battle of Endor (Bernstein)
• Rough Riders ((Bernstein)
• The Abandoned (Conde)
• The Dark Hour (Conde)
• Adoration (Danna)
• Being Julia (Danna)
• Shattered Glass (Danna)
• Where the Truth Lies (Danna)
• Stardust (Eshkeri)
• The Young Victoria (Eshkeri)
• Chocolat (Portman) 
• The Cider House Rules (Portman)
• Emma (Portman)
• Hart's War (Portman)
• Never Let Me Go (Portman).

Thursday, May 28
Orquesta Filarmonica de Malaga, conductors: Peter Bernstein & Arturo Diez Boscovich. Producer: Mikael Carlsson.
Concert programme (TBC) includes:
A Tribute to Elmer Bernstein
• Far From Heaven
• The Magnificent Seven
• Rare Themes Medley (incl Stripes, The Journey of Natty Gann, A River Runs Through It)
• The Ten Commandments
• To Kill a Mockingbird
The Film Music of Marco Beltrami
• Hellboy
• I, Robot
• Knowing
• Mimic
• The Omen
• Snowpiercer
• Soul Surfer
• Texas Rangers

Saturday, May 29:
featuring the GoldSpirit Awards
Orquesta de Cordoba / Coro Ziryab, conductor: Arturo Diez Boscovich. Producer: Mikael Carlsson.
Concert programme (TBC) includes:
• Anna Karenina (Dario Marianelli)
• Argo (Alexandre Desplat)
• Blancanieves (Alfonso de Vilallonga)
• Cloud Atlas (Tom Tykwer, Reinhold Heil & Johnny Klimek)
• The Croods (Alan Silvestri)
• Evil Dead (Roque Baños)
• A Good Day to Die Hard (Marco Beltrami)
• Haute Cuisine (Gabriel Yared)
• Iron Man 3 (Brian Tyler)
• Jack the Giant Slayer (John Ottman)
• Justin and the Knights of Valour (Ilan Eshkeri)
• Kingdom of Plants (Joel Douek, Erik Alvarez & Freddy Scheinfeld)
• Miserere (Arturo Diez Boscovich)
• Oz the Great and Powerful (Danny Elfman)
• Tad: The Lost Explorer (Zacarias M. de la Riva)
• The Woman in Black (Marco Beltrami)
... and more!

New CD score release: MARCO BELTRAMI - The Wolverine

Product details
Audio CD (22 July 2013)
Number of Discs: 1
Format: Soundtrack
Label: Sony Music Classical

Movie info via imdb:
The Wolverine (2013)
Action | Adventure | Fantasy  -  26 July 2013 (USA)

Wolverine makes a voyage to modern-day Japan, where he encounters an enemy from his past that will impact on his future.

Director: James Mangold
Writers: Mark Bomback (screenplay), Chris Claremont (comic book), 4 more credits »
Stars: Hugh Jackman, Famke Janssen, Will Yun Lee 

cd details: After Earth [Soundtrack] composed by James Newton Howard (2013)

The much anticipated, new Shyamalan & Newton-Howard collaboration is just around the corner. Shyamalan, often with his bittersweet cinematic after taste, always manages somehow, to bring out the best from the american composer, who has created some of his most excellent film scores for his long-term friend and collaborator, director M.Night Shyamalan. Everyone is naturally eager to see if AFTER EARTH will continue the succesful line of Shyamalan-Howard collaborations and amazon has just put artwork and trakclisting online for us to warm up ! 

Track Listings
1. The History of Man
2. I'm Not Advancing You
3. Pack Your Bags
4. Leaving Nova Prime
5. Can You Ghost
6. Ship Tears Apart
7. Kitai Finds Cypher
8. Get Me Into The Cockpit
9. The Mission
10. Baboons
11. Kitai On Earth
12. Four Vials Remain, Sir
13. Run To The Falls
14. Abort Mission
15. Bird Attack
16. Nest Battle
17. Safety In The Hog Hole
18. Saved By The Bird
19. The Tail
20. Dad, Are You There
21. Leech
22. See The Peak
23. Run To The Volcano
24. Somewhere To Hide
25. Chase Through The Cave
26. Ghosting
27. I Wanna Work With Mom
28. End Credits

Product details
Audio CD (27 May 2013)
Number of Discs: 1
Format: Soundtrack
Label: Sony Music Classical