Christopher Tin is set to compose the score for the upcoming indie drama Confetti. He is writing an original song for the film written and directed by Ann Hu (Shadow Magic) and starring Zhu Zhu, Amy Irving, Helen Slater and Harmonie Zhu. The movie follow a young woman trapped in a formulated society who tries everything to “normalize” her daughter’s hidden talent. Josh Green is producing the project for Jagman Productions, alongside Zhuo Shun Guo for Dragon Films . Read the rest of this entry »

Capitol Records Nashville will release a soundtrack album for the action drama Only the Brave. The album features music from and inspired by the film, including the original song Hold the Light by Dierks Bentley feat. S. Carey, which is already available as a digital single, as well as songs by Jeff Bridges & the Rusty Pilots, Pearl Jam, Kip Moore, Austin Hanks, Steve Earle, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, The Raconteurs & more. Also included is Matt Dunkley’s instrumental track Granite Mountain. The soundtrack will be released digitally tomorrow, October 20. The download link will be added to this article within the next couple of hours. As previously reported, Varese Sarabande will release a separate soundtrack feat. Joseph Trapanese’s score from the drama.  Read the rest of this entry »

‘Wonder’ Soundtrack Details

Posted: October 19, 2017 by filmmusicreporter in Film Music Albums
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The full details of the soundtrack album for Stephen Chobsky’s Wonder have been revealed. The album features the film’s original score composed by Marcelo Zarvos (FencesThe Good ShepherdThe AffairEnough SaidRay Donovan). Also included is the original song Darker written for the film and performed by Hannah Faye (listen to the track, which will be available to download tomorrow, after the jump), as well songs by The White Stripes, Natalie Merchant, Butterfly Boucher and Passion Pit. The soundtrack will be released digitally and physically on November 17, 2017 by Milan Records. Visit Amazon to pre-order the CD. Wonder is co-written and directed by Chbosky (The Perks of Being a Wallflower) and stars Julia Roberts, Owen Wilson, Jacob Tremblay, Mandy Patinkin and Daveed Diggs. Read the rest of this entry »

Sony Music will release the official soundtrack album for the drama Same Kind of Different as Me. The album features the film’s original music composed by John Paesano (DaredevilThe Maze RunnerPacific Rim UprisingThe Defenders). Also included is the original song Stubborn Angels performed by Brad Paisley, as well as Ann Peebles’ Until You Came Into My Life. The soundtrack will be released digitally tomorrow, October 20. A CD version is also set to be released overseas and is now available to order as an import on AmazonSame Kind of Different as Me is written and directed by Michael Carney and stars Greg Kinnear, Renee Zellweger, Jon Voight, Djimon Hounsou and Olivia Holt. The movie revolves around an international art dealer who must befriend a dangerous homeless man in order to save his struggling marriage to his wife. Read the rest of this entry »

Philip Klein is composing the music for the upcoming political drama The Last Full Measure. The film is written and directed by Todd Robinson (White SquallPhantom) and stars Sebastian Stan, Christopher Plummer, William Hurt, Samuel L. Jackson, Grant Gustin, Bradley Whitford, Michael Imperioli and Linus Roache. The movie follows a young Pentagon investigator who reluctantly teams with veterans of the 1966 Operation Abilene to convince Congress to award the Medal of Honor to a courageous Air Force medic who is seen saving the lives of over 60 Marines ambushed during the Vietnam War. Read the rest of this entry »

The full details of the soundtrack album for Marvel Studios’ Thor: Ragnarok have been revealed. The album features the film’s original music composed by Mark Mothersbaugh (The LEGO Movie21/22 Jump Street, Cloudy with a Chance of MeatballsThe Royal Tenenbaums). The soundtrack will be released digitally tomorrow, October 20 by Marvel Music and Hollywood Records and is set for a physical release on November 10. Check back on this page for the download link to be added over the next day and visit Amazon to pre-order the CD. Thor: Ragnarok directed by Taika Waititi and starring Chris Hemsworth, Tom Hiddleston, Cate Blanchett, Idris Elba, Jeff Goldblum, Tessa Thompson, Karl Urban, Mark Ruffalo and Anthony Hopkins will be released nationwide on November 3 by Walt Disney Pictures. Read the rest of this entry »

‘Creep 2’ Soundtrack to Be Released

Posted: October 19, 2017 by filmmusicreporter in Film Music Albums
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A soundtrack will be released for the horror sequel Creep 2. The digital single features two tracks from the film’s original score composed by Julian Wass (Room 104Hit & RunThe OvernightBlue Jay), as well as the song Sara Loves Her Juicy Fruit by Albert Natural. The soundtrack is now available to order on Amazon and iTunes. Creep 2 is directed by Patrick Brice who previously helmed the 2014 original movie and stars Mark Duplass, Desiree Akhavan and Karan Soni. The movie follows a video artist who, after finding an ad online for “video work”, drives to a remote house in the forest and meets a man claiming to be a serial killer. Creep 2 will be released on VOD on October 24, 2017 by he Orchard before premiering later this year on Netflix. Read the rest of this entry »

Filmtrax will release a soundtrack album for the adventure drama The Stolen. The album features the film’s original music composed by Paul Lawler. The soundtrack will be released digitally on November 3, 2017 and is now available for pre-order on AmazonThe Stolen is directed by Niall Johnson and stars Alice Eve, Jack Davenport, Richard O’Brien, Graham McTavish, Ariadna Cabrol, Gillian MacGregor and Cohen Holloway. The movie is set during the New Zealand’s gold rush of the 1860s and follows an upper class British woman searching for her kidnapped child in a perilous wilderness inhabited by ex-cons. Read the rest of this entry »

This coming weekend, The Echo Society will be presenting its first three-day festival, VI: FAMILY. The event will feature original works by 21 Los Angeles-based composers and special guests exploring the theme of “Family.” Among the participating artists are film/TV composers Rob Simonsen (500 Days of SummerFoxcatcher), Joseph Trapanese (Straight Outta ComptonOblivion), ESKMO (Billions, 13 Reasons Why), Nathan Johnson (LooperBrick), Jeremy Zuckerman (Scream: The TV Series, Legend of Kora), Deru (Benjamin Wynn) (Avatar: The Last Airbender),  Judson CraneDan Romer (Beasts of the Southern WildBeasts of No Nation), Alex Somers (Captain FantasticAloha), Heather McIntosh (ComplianceZ for Zachariah) and Chris Taylor of Grizzly Bear (Blue Valentine).  Read the rest of this entry »

Songs from ‘Stranger Things’ to Be Released

Posted: October 18, 2017 by filmmusicreporter in TV Music Albums
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Sony Music Entertainment’s Legacy Recordings will release a new soundtrack album for the Netflix original series Stranger Things. The compilation features 30 songs from the show’s first two seasons. The soundtrack will be released digitally and physically on October 27, 2017. Visit Amazon to pre-order the CD version and check back on this page for the full album details. As previously reported, Lakeshore Records will be releasing a new soundtrack album featuring Kyle Dixon’s & Michael Stein’s score from the show’s second season this coming Friday.  Read the rest of this entry »