All posts by Lee Allen

Film and Television Score enthusiast. Podcast Host at Bombad Radio. World traveller.

Krakow FMF 2017: Interview with Brian Tyler

Brian Tyler has spent the last few years bursting onto the scene. He has quickly become known for some of the biggest projects out there. He has scored films that...

/ 13th August 2017

Soundtrack Review: Chance Thomas – The Lord of the Rings Online 10th Anniversary Commemorative Soundtrack

On June 23rd, HUGEsound Records released ‘THE LORD OF THE RINGS ONLINE’ 10th Anniversary Commemorative original video-game soundtrack, through all major digital music outlets worldwide [purchase here]. This double album...

/ 19th July 2017

FMF 2017: Abel Korzeniowski returns home to Krakow

Think of Abel Korzeniowski’s music and you think of elegance, formality and darkness. His music is a juxtaposition. It sits in that void between beauty and sadness. His singular and...

/ 5th June 2017

Titanic’s Maiden Voyage at the 10th Krakow Film Music Festival

This year’s Film Music Festival in Krakow was the biggest one yet. Not only did it welcome some of the biggest composers working today, such as Howard Shore, Abel Korzeniowski,...

/ 29th May 2017

Patrick Doyle: A Lifetime of Achievement

Continuing on from my interview with the great Alan Silvestri, I had another exciting opportunity to interview another great of the Film Music world; Scottish Composer Patrick Doyle. As with...

/ 20th November 2015

Alan Silvestri: The Man Who Needs No Introduction

A few days ago, I arrived in Gent, Belgium for the 2015 World Soundtrack Awards and Concert, as part of the Film Fest Gent, that was celebrating the music of...

/ 3rd November 2015

Dominik Scherrer: Scoring Through Mystery and Time

Ivor Novello Award-winning Composer, Dominik Scherrer is a man for all of time and all of history. If you gaze throughout his career so far, you will find a versatile...

/ 22nd October 2015

Back Lot Music to Release Alexandre Desplat’s ‘Suffragette’ Score

On October 23rd, Back Lot Music will release the Score for ‘Suffragette,’ Composed by Academy Award-winner Alexandre Desplat (The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, The Grand Budapest Hotel), both Digitally...

/ 18th October 2015

Behind the Music of ‘The Martian’ with Harry Gregson-Williams

In this exclusive video interview below; Jon Burlingame talks with Composer Harry Gregson-Williams about his work on Ridley Scott’s ‘The Martian,’ which tells the story of a manned mission to Mars, where Astronaut...

/ 5th October 2015

Sony Classical to Release Alan Silvestri’s Score for ‘The Walk’

On October 2nd, Sony Classical and Madison Gate Records will release Academy Award Nominee Alan Silvestri’s Score for Robert Zemecki’s ‘The Walk,’ before the films release in cinemas on October 9th....

/ 1st October 2015

Bear McCreary’s ‘Outlander’ Volume 2 Score Released

On September 25th, Emmy-winner Bear McCreary’s Volume 2 Score for ‘Outlander’ was released. I recently interviewed Bear about his career, and we discussed thoroughly about his music for ‘Outlander,’ including...

/ 26th September 2015

Varèse Sarabande to release Marcelo Zarvos’ ‘American Ultra’ score

On September 25th, Varèse Sarabande will digitally release the AMERICAN ULTRA – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack Composed by Marcelo Zarvos (ROCK THE KASBAH, THE AFFAIR) with additional music by Orbital’s...

/ 22nd September 2015