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The winners of the 2017 Hollywood Music and Media Awards

Over two thousand attendees including leading songwriters, composers and recording artists attended Thursday’s Hollywood Music and Media Awards at the Avalon – Hollywood. The event, hosted by comedian Ron Pearson,...

/ 17th November 2017

Daniel Sadowski on his retro game score for Bloody Zombies

"I used the TK-Audio BC1 hardware compressor as well as an SSL Clone. By running the soft synths through these hardware compressors and then back into Cubase, I could get...

/ 13th November 2017

Patrick Doyle’s film score for Murder on the Orient Express out now

Sony Classical proudly announces the release of MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) with an original score by Academy Award-nominated composer Patrick Doyle, including a song performed...

/ 6th November 2017

Diane Warren to receive Career Achievement Award at 8th HMMA

The Hollywood Music in Media Awards will present acclaimed songwriter Diane Warren with the HMMA Career Achievement award on Thursday, November 16th at Avalon – Hollywood, 1717 Vine St.  The HMMA is...

/ 3rd November 2017

Mychael and Jeff Danna’s film score for Alias Grace out soon

"We chose a chamber group of virtuosic musicians to lay out the complicated fabric of the musical world of ALIAS GRACE. There was interwoven string parts, often with one player...

/ 2nd November 2017

Evgueni and Sacha Galperine’s film score for Loveless out soon

“Director Andrey Zvyagintsev’s cinema always shows the invisible link between the intimate stories of human beings and the universe. And often the music personifies this link. Finding the way to...

/ 2nd November 2017

Danny Elfman’s film score for Justice League out now

“I’m using the same thematic material that I used back then. It never actually went away. We’ve got these iconic bits from our past and that’s part of us, that’s...

/ 31st October 2017

Sonya Belousova’s and Giona Ostinelli’s film score for M.F.A. out now

"Noelle is changing, and so one word present throughout the whole score is "change". You can find it almost in every cue, you don't always hear it, but you subconsciously...

/ 31st October 2017

Ronen Landa on his scores for Woodsrider, A Rising Tide, and Eloise

“[On Woodsrider] we had the challenge of making music for a film that features snowboarding but feels nothing like an ‘extreme sports’ movie. It’s about growing up, persistence and self-discovery.”

/ 27th October 2017

8th Hollywood Music in Media Awards Announces Nominees in Film, TV, & Video Game music

The Hollywood Music in Media Awards (HMMA) announced today the nominees for music in film, TV, videogames, commercials and trailers. The HMMA nominations have historically been representative of the nominees...

/ 25th October 2017

Mark Mothersbaugh’s film score for Thor: Ragnarok out now

"We both share an interest in retro synths and I was delighted to dust off a few vintage keyboards from the DEVO days to mix in with the Abbey Road...

/ 21st October 2017

Oneohtrix Point Never creates fluorescent extra-terrestrial score for Good Time

“I wanted to create a carnival-like world in Nick Nikas’ head, who is an overgrown toddler struggling in the adult landscape.”

/ 20th October 2017