Month: September 2016

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Out now: Revolt Production Music’s latest hybrid-orchestral album ‘Revolution’ composed by Francesco Siano

Revolt Production Music‘s latest release Revolution (RPM034) is now available on iTunes. Italian composer Francesco Siano‘s powerful album is officially described as “an epic and aggressive hybrid-orchestral album with glitchy industrial sound design,...

/ 27th September 2016
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Trailer Music Placements August 2016 (incl. Arrival, Rogue One, Battlefield 1, Westworld, The Witcher and Allied)

Following our July placements recap, let’s have a look at what music was put to good usage in August’s trailers! ‘Arrival’ Trailer Music feat. Aleksandar Dimitrijevic, Ninja Tracks, Johann Johannsson and David...

/ 26th September 2016

Short review of composer Jermaine Stegall’s Score for Fox Digital Studio’s ‘Mono’

20th Century Fox’s digital-first divison Fox Digital Studio released the teen comedy ‘Mono‘ this summer. While the trailer let’s it appear like your everyday teen comedy (which of course can...

/ 24th September 2016
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Out soon: Deryn and Dan Cullen to release epic music album ‘I am Cello’ through Imperativa Records

Immediate Music’s record label Imperativa Records is about to release the epic music album ‘I am Cello‘ next Friday on September 30th. Composed by Dan Cullen and mixed as well as co-produced by Immediate...

/ 24th September 2016

Of Monsters and Earthquakes: Behind the sound effects libraries ‘Shakes and Rattles’ & ‘The Plunger’

It’s crazy what ordinary sounds we hear every day can be turned into. Take Zdravko Djordjevic’s Shakes and Rattles Earthquake sound effects library as an example: In the demos below you go from...

/ 24th September 2016
Mr. Robot Composer Mac Quayle's hacks into your subconscious in brilliant Emmy video

Mr. Robot Composer Mac Quayle hacks into your subconscious in brilliant Emmys video

After winning the Emmy for Outstanding Music Composition For A Series (Original Dramatic Score) for Mr. Robot, composer Mac Quayle has now published the “Me In 30 Seconds” video which he had prepared for...

/ 22nd September 2016
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New sample library: Impact Soundworks launches Django: Gypsy Jazz Guitar

Yesterday Impact Soundworks Lead Developer Andrew Aversa announced the release of the new sample library, Django: Gypsy Jazz Guitar. Created for Native Instruments Kontakt, the Gypsy Jazz library was studio-recorded in...

/ 16th September 2016
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“If you can see it, you can be it”: About the state of female composers in the entertainment industry

What’s it like to be a male composer? One would think this a weird question, but what if we changed it to ‘What’s it like to be a female composer?’...

/ 16th September 2016
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New sample library: Strezov Sampling releases FREYJA Female Choir

After releasing the wonderful sample library WOTAN Male Choir, Strezov Sampling has now released the female counterpart in form of the new FRYJA Female Choir library; Graphic and GUI Deisgn by...

/ 16th September 2016
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16th World Soundtrack Awards: Second wave of nominations announced

The World Soundtrack Academy just released a second wave of nominees for Discovery of the Year, the SABAM Award for Best Young International Composer and Public Choice Award. Last month the...

/ 14th September 2016

Out now: Composer Steve London’s Original Soundtrack for Halcyon 6: Starbase Commander

The original soundtrack for the very promising indie game Halcyon 6: Starbase Commander is available online from today. The soundtrack features the game’s original score by Steve London (Born to be Blue, Shallow Ground, That...

/ 13th September 2016
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Out soon: Howard Shore’s ‘SE7EN’ and ‘Denial’ scores to be released

Howe Records will release two special soundtrack recordings featuring original music by three times Academy Award winner Howard Shore (The Lord of the Rings, The Game). On September 16th his original score for Se7en will finally be...

/ 13th September 2016