Category: Reviews

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

Soundtrack Review: Alan Menken / Glenn Slater – Galavant: The Complete Collection (2017)

(Note: The following soundtrack review is based on listening experience alone and not on how the music works to picture.) If there is a king in the magical realm of...

/ 11th July 2017

Soundtrack Review: Rupert Gregson-Williams – Wonder Woman (2017)

Superheroes are awesome! This is especially true if you are a major Hollywood studio with the rights to some superheroes (unless your name is 20th Century Fox and those superheroes...

/ 10th July 2017

Soundtrack Review: Geoff Zanelli – Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales (2017)

(Note: The following soundtrack review is based on listening experience alone and not on how the music works to picture. SPOILER ALERT: This review includes Spoilers for Part 1-4 of...

/ 4th June 2017

Soundtrack Review: Michael Giacchino – Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016)

(DISCLAIMER: This review uses the alternate pun-titles the composer offered in the CD-booklet as opposed to the boring standard-titles) In 2012 George Lucas sold his company, Lucasfilm, to the mightiest...

/ 4th June 2017

Review: John Williams & Steven Spielberg: The Ultimate Collection (2017)

John Williams and Steven Spielberg. Two names that will warm the hearts of any lover of film or music out there. But then you combine them and get a humongous...

/ 10th April 2017

Top 10 Scores of 2016 (Films, Video Games, TV Series)

Everybody loves themselves some Top 10s at the end of the year and like every year, 2016 had its up and downs, which is especially true for the film music...

/ 4th January 2017

Soundtrack Review: Alan Silvestri – Allied (2016)

(Note: The following soundtrack review is based on listening experience alone and not on how the music works to picture.) Alan Silvestri is one of the most underrepresented film music...

/ 4th January 2017
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Soundtrack Review: James Newton Howard – Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (2016)

(SPOILER ALERT: In order to sufficiently analyze the application of themes and the grounding narrative, this review contains major plot-details and -reveals for the movie ‘Fantastic Beasts And Where To...

/ 23rd November 2016
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Soundtrack Review: Jacob Shea, Jasha Klebe (Main Theme by Hans Zimmer) – Planet Earth II (2016)

(Note: The following soundtrack review is based on listening experience alone and not on how the music works to picture.) Nature documentaries have the habit of providing great opportunities for...

/ 11th November 2016

Soundtrack Review: John Robert Matz – Fossil Echo (2016)

If you want to get good music for films and video games, you’ll often need to think outside the box and give some things a try, that might not bear...

/ 9th November 2016
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Soundtrack Review: Rupert Gregson-Williams – Hacksaw Ridge (2016)

(Note: The following soundtrack review is based on listening experience alone and not on how the music works to picture.) For a long time, Mel Gibson was nowhere to be...

/ 4th November 2016