All posts by Lee Allen

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

Varèse Sarabande to release ‘A Nightmare on Elm Street’ 8-CD Box Set

On October 16th, Varèse Sarabande will be making all of your nightmares come true with ‘A NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET’ 8-CD box set. Hurry up and get yours though because it...

/ 21st September 2015

Details and Preview Released from Dario Marianelli’s ‘EVEREST’ Score

On September 18th, Varèse Sarabande released the Score for ‘EVEREST’ digitally and on CD.  The original music is composed by Oscar-Winner Dario Marianelli (‘ATONEMENT,’ ‘THE BOXTROLLS’). Everest tells the story of the...

/ 19th September 2015

John Debney to be Honoured at the 2015 Golden Score Awards

On September 17th at the Golden Score Awards, Oscar-nominated and Emmy Award-winning Composer John Debney will be honoured by the American Society of Music Arrangers & Composers, along with Composer...

/ 11th September 2015

World Soundtrack Awards 2015 Announces Discovery of the Year Nominees

Each year, the World Soundtrack Academy nominates five outstanding new Composers for the ‘Discovery of the Year’ Award. It turns out to be a very prophetic award, as many of...

/ 11th September 2015

Sacrum Profanum Festival 2015: Everything You Need To Know

From 13th -19th September in Krakow, Poland, the annual Sacrum Profanum Festival is taking place. The festival aims at blurring the lines between contemporary music and the experimental scene. Many groups,...

/ 11th September 2015

Pre-Release Review: ‘Pawn Sacrifice’ Composed by James Newton Howard

James Newton Howard is the most versatile composer that has ever lived. I am confident declaring that because if anyone knows his music, they know it to be true. He...

/ 7th September 2015

Varèse Sarabande to release Jóhann Jóhannsson’s ‘SICARIO’ Score

After we introduced you last week to Aleksandar Dimitrijevic, the composer behind the track you can hear in the ‘Sicario’ trailer from the 1:22-minute mark on (see and listen above), now...

/ 1st September 2015

James Newton Howard’s ‘Pawn Sacrifice’ Score Details revealed

On 11th September, Lakeshore Records will digitally release James Newton Howard’s new Score for the Edward Zwick Directed Biographical Thriller ‘Pawn Sacrifice.’ Howard has previously collaborated with Zwick on ‘Blood...

/ 29th August 2015

“BEEP” Documentary Debut at Game Music Connect 2015

On September 15th in London at the international video game music conference; Game Music Connect, there will be an exclusive preview screening of the video game sound and music documentary “Beep:...

/ 24th August 2015

Bear McCreary: A composer ahead of his time

From the very first episode of ‘Battlestar Galactica,’ you could feel a change in the future of music for Television. I remember the thoughts going through my head at the...

/ 18th August 2015

Alan Silvestri’s ‘The Walk’ Score Details

On September 25th, Sony Classical will release Alan Silvestri’s new Score for the film ‘The Walk.’ It is directed by Silvestri’s long-term collaborator Robert Zemeckis and stars Joseph Gordon-Levitt. Here...

/ 17th August 2015

Howard Shore to Score ‘The Free State of Jones’

Multiple Oscar-Winning Composer Howard Shore has signed on to Score Writer and Director Gary Ross’ (The Hunger Games) new film ‘The Free State of Jones.’ It is set during the...

/ 10th August 2015