enter-the-dangerous-mindLakeshore Records will release a soundtrack album for the horror thriller Enter the Dangerous Mind. The album features the film’s original score composed by Reza Safinia (Filly Brown, Mercy), as well as the original songs Broken Soul and In My Head by Safinia feat. Nothing But Thieves. The soundtrack will be released digitally on February 10, 2015. Audio clips will be added to this article soon. Enter the Dangerous Mind is directed by Youssef Delara & Victor Teran and stars Jake Hoffman, Nikki Reed, Thomas Dekker, Jason Priestly, Scott Bakula and Gina Rodriguez. The movie set in the underground world of dubstep DJ premiered under the title Snap at the 2013 SXSW Film Festival and will be released in select theaters and on VOD on February 6 by Variance Films. Read the rest of this entry »

nathan-barrNathan Barr has been tapped to score the upcoming WE tv original series South of Hell. The show stars Mena Suvari, Zachary Booth, Bill Irwin, Drew Moerlein, Lamman Rucker and Paulina Singer. The supernatural thriller is set in Savannah, GA and follows a demon hunter whose power stems from within. Eli Roth who previously collaborated with Barr on such projects as HostelCabin Fever and Hemlock Grove directed the pilot episode. He is also executive producing the series with Jason Blum (Paranormal ActivityInsidiousWhiplash), James Manos, Jr. (Dexter, The Shield), Gerard Bocaccio, Stewart Till and Gene Stein are executive producing the Sonar Entertainment and Blumhouse Television production.  Read the rest of this entry »

rita-oraOscar show producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron announced today that singer, songwriter and actress Rita Ora will perform the Oscar-nominated song Grateful at the 87th Academy Awards ceremony on Sunday, February 22. The song written by Diane Warren for Gina Prince-Bythewood’s film Beyond the Lights starring Gugu Mbatha-Raw & Nate Parker is one of the five nominated songs in the Best Original Song category. This marks Warren’s seventh Oscar nomination. She was previously nominated for such movies as Armageddon, Up Close & Personal, Pearl Harbor, Con Air and Music of the Heart. The 87th Oscars will be held on Sunday, February 22, 2015, at the Dolby Theatre at Hollywood & Highland Center in Hollywood.

second-best-exotic-marigold-hotelSony Classical will release a soundtrack album for the sequel The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel. The album features the film’s original music written by Academy Award-nominated composer Thomas Newman (American Beauty, The Shawshank Redemption, Finding Nemo, Skyfall) who previously scored the original 2012 movie. The soundtrack will be released on March 3, 2015 and is now available for pre-order on Amazon. The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel is directed by John Madden, written by Ol Parker and stars Judi Dench, Maggie Smith, Bill Nighy, Dev Patel, Penelope Wilton, Celia Imrie, Ronald Pickup, Diana Hardcastle, David Strathairn and Richard Gere. Read the rest of this entry »

glen-campbellBig Machine Records will release a full soundtrack album for the documentary Glen Campbell: I’ll Be Me. The album features the songs from the film performed by the Grammy-winning singer and Country Music Hall of Fame member, including the Academy Award-nominated original song I’m Not Gonna Miss You written by Campbell and Julian Raymond. Also included is a track by The Band Perry, who previously paid tribute to Campbell during the 2012 Grammy Awards and an original song by Campbell’s daughter Ashley. The soundtrack will be released on February 17, 2015 and is now available for pre-order on Amazon. The label has previously released an EP featuring five songs from the film. Glen Campbell: I’ll Be Me directed and produced by James Keach (Walk the Line) and produced by Trevor Albert (Groundhog Day) showcases the man and his music throughout Campbell’s struggle with Alzheimer’s.  Read the rest of this entry »

common-john-legendAcademy Awards show producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron announced today that musical artists Common and John Legend will perform their Oscar-nominated song Glory at the 87th Oscars, hosted by Neil Patrick Harris, on Sunday, February 22. The song written by John Stephens (a.k.a. John Legend) and Lonnie Lynn (a.k.a. Common) for Ava DuVernay’s Oscar-nominated film Selma starring David Oyelowo, Tom Wilkinson and Oprah Winfrey is one of the five nominated songs in the Best Original Song category, alongside Everything Is Awesome from The Lego Movie, Grateful from Beyond the Lights, I’m Not Gonna Miss You from Glen Campbell…I’ll Be Me and Lost Stars from Begin Again. The 87th Oscars will be held on Sunday, February 22, 2015, at the Dolby Theatre at Hollywood & Highland Center.

throne-of-atlantisWaterTower Music has released a soundtrack album for DC Entertainment’s and Warner Bros. Animation’s movie Justice League: Throne of Atlantis. The album features the film’s original music composed by Frederik Wiedmann (Green Lantern: The Animated Series, Beware the Batman, Son of Batman, Justice League: The Flashpoint Paradox). La-La Land Records is releasing a limited edition physical version of the soundtrack. Justice League: Throne of Atlantis is directed by Ethan Spaulding and features the voices of Matt Lanter, Sam Witwer, Jason O’Mara, Shemar Moore, Jerry O’Connell, Christopher Gorham, Rosario Dawson, Nathan Fillion, Sean Astin and Harry Lennix. Read the rest of this entry »

academy-awardsOscar host Neil Patrick Harris announced today on Twitter via a video message that Oscar-winning songwriters Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez are writing an original multimedia, musical sequence, Moving Pictures, which Harris will perform on at the Academy Awards ceremony on Sunday, February 22. The duo received their first Oscar in 2014 for the song Let It Go from Disney’s animated hit feature Frozen. The 87th Oscars are produced by Neil Meron and Craig Zadan and will be held on Sunday, February 22, 2015, at the Dolby Theatre at Hollywood & Highland Center® in Hollywood. The show will be televised live on the ABC Television Network in the U.S. and in more than 225 countries and territories worldwide.

philip-glassDirector Josh Trank revealed in a recent interview with Collider that Philip Glass is co-scoring the upcoming reboot of The Fantastic Four. The composer will be collaborating with Marco Beltrami who was previously announced to score the film starring Miles Teller, Kate Mara, Michael B. Jordan, Jamie Bell, Toby Kebbell, Reg E. Cathey and Tim Blake Nelson. The movie centers on four young outsiders who teleport to an alternate and dangerous universe, which alters their physical form in shocking ways and who must learn to harness their daunting new abilities and work together to save Earth from a former friend turned enemy.  Read the rest of this entry »

t-bone-burnettT Bone Burnett is set to produce the soundtrack for the upcoming holiday comedy Let It Snow. He will also be serving as the music executive producer of the film, which is directed by Jessie Nelson (I Am Sam, Corrina, Corrina) and stars Alan Arkin, John Goodman, Ed Helms, Diane Keaton, Anthony Mackie, Amanda Seyfried, June Squibb, Marisa Tomei, Olivia Wilde, Jake Lacy, Alex Borstein and Jon Tenney. The movie follows the exasperated members of an extended family as they attempt to gather for their annual holiday celebration. Steven Rogers (P.S. I Love You) has written the screenplay. Read the rest of this entry »