Mad Decent has released a soundtrack album for the crime drama Clover. The album features the film’s original music composed by The Diamond Mine. Also included is The Shacks’ cover of Crimson and Clover. The soundtrack is now available to stream/download on Amazon, where you can also check out audio samples. Clover is directed by Jon Abrahams and stars Mark Webber, Nicole Elizabeth Berger, Abrahams himself, Chazz Palmintieri, Ron Perlman, Jessica Szohr, Tichina Arnold, Erika Christensen, Julia Jones and Michael Godere. The movie follows two brothers – down on their luck, and in debt to a dangerous crime boss – who must go on the run to save themselves, and a seemingly innocent teenage girl. Read the rest of this entry »

Hollywood Records has released the cover version of Meredith Brooks’ Bitch featured in the next episode of the Hulu original series Little Fires Everywhere. The song (co-written by Brooks & Shelly Peiken) is performed by Ruby Amanfu and produced by the show’s composers Mark Isham & Isabella Summers. The track is now available to stream/download as a digital single on Amazon. Also listen to the full song after the jump. As previously reported, a full soundtrack album for the show will be released on April 17. Little Fires Everywhere is created by Liz Tigelaar based the bestselling novel by Celeste Ng and stars Reese Witherspoon, Kerry Washington, Joshua Jackson, Rosemarie DeWitt, Jade Pettyjohn, Jordan Elsass, Gavin Lewis, Megan Stott, Lexi Underwood and Huang Lu. Read the rest of this entry »

Apple Music/Paramount Music have announced a soundtrack album for the Apple TV+ original series Home Before Dark. The album features selections of the original music from the show’s first season composed by Nathan Lanier (High StrungMax SteelJem and the HologramsJustin Bieber’s BelieveThe LXD: The Legion of Extraordinary Dancers). The soundtrack is now available to stream and download on Apple Music/iTunes. Home Before Dark is created by Dana Fox & Dara Resnik and stars Brooklynn Prince, Jim Sturgess, Abby Miller, Kylie Rogers, Joelle Carter, Jibrail Nantambu, Deric McCabe, Michael Weston, Aziza Scott and Louis Herthum. The drama executive produced by Jon M. Chu follows a young girl who moves from the city of Brooklyn to the small lakeside town her father left behind, where she unearths a cold case that everyone in town, including her own father, tried hard to bury. Read the rest of this entry »

Milan Records has released a new soundtrack album for the French TV series The Bureau (Le Bureau des Légendes). The album features selections of the original music from the show’s fifth season composed by Rob (ManiacHorns, Revenge, Troy: Fall of a City, Gretel & HanselPlanetarium). The soundtrack is being released digitally overseas today. Visit the French iTunes store to check out audio samples and listen to a full track from the album after the jump. Hippocampus and Music Box Records have previously released soundtrack albums featuring the composer’s score from the first four seasons. The Bureau is created by Eric Rochant and stars Mathieu Kassovitz, Jean-Pierre Darroussin, Lea Drucker, Sara Giraudeau and Florence Loiret Caille. Read the rest of this entry »

Hollywood Records will release a soundtrack album for the Amazon original series Tales from the Loop. The album features selections of the original music from the show composed by Academy Award nominee Philip Glass (The HoursNotes on a ScandalKundun, Koyaanisqatsi, The Illusionist, Candyman) & Emmy Award nominee Paul Leonard-Morgan (LimitlessDreddWormwood, Dynasty, Designated Survivor). The soundtrack will be released digitally tomorrow, April 3 and will be available to stream/download here. Tales from the Loop is developed by Nathaniel Halpern inspired by the paintings of Simon Stålenhag and stars Rebecca Hall, Duncan Joiner, Daniel Zolghadri, Tyler Barnhardt and Jonathan Pryce. The drama explores the adventures of the people who live above the Loop, a machine built to unlock and explore the mysteries of the universe. Read the rest of this entry »

The full details of the new soundtrack album for the CBS All Access original series Star Trek: Picard have been revealed. The album features selections of the original music from the show’s first season composed by Emmy Award winner Jeff Russo (Star Trek: Discovery, Fargo, Legion, The Night Of, The Umbrella Academy). The soundtrack will be released digitally tomorrow, April 3 by Lakeshore Records and will be available to stream/download on Amazon, where you can also check out audio samples. Lakeshore Records has previously released a soundtrack featuring music from the first part of the series’ first season. Star Trek: Picard is created by Alex Kurtzman, Kirsten Beyer, Akiva Goldsman & Michael Chabon and stars Patrick Stewart, Santiago Cabrera, Alison Pill, Michelle Hurd, Harry Treadaway, Isa Briones and Evan Evagora. Read the rest of this entry »

Lakeshore Records will release a new soundtrack album for the Amazon original series The Man in the High Castle. The album features selections of the original music from the show’s fourth and final season composed by Dominic Lewis (Peter Rabbit, Money Monster, Free BirdsGoosebumps 2: Haunted HalloweenDuckTales). The soundtrack will be released digitally tomorrow, April 3 and will be available to stream/download here. Varese Sarabande has previously released three soundtrack albums featuring the composer’s score for the previous three seasons. The Man in the High Castle is created by Frank Spotnitz and stars Alexa Davalos, Rufus Sewell, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa, Joel de la Fuente, Brennan Brown and Jason O’Mara. Read the rest of this entry »

Walt Disney Records will release the official soundtrack album for the Disneynature documentary Dolphin Reef. The album features the film’s original score composed by Academy Award winner Steven Price (Gravity, Our Planet, Suicide Squad, Fury, The World’s End, The Hunt, Baby Driver). The soundtrack will be released digitally tomorrow, April 3 and will be available to stream/download on Amazon, where you can also check out audio samples. Dolphin Reef is directed by Keith Scholey (African Cats), produced by Alastair Fothergill and narrated by Natalie Portman. The movie centers on Echo, a young Pacific bottlenose dolphin who can’t quite decide if it’s time to grow up and take on new responsibilities. Read the rest of this entry »

Walter Mair (Formula 1: Drive to Survive, The Same Sky, Ronaldo, Glue, Cuffs) has signed on to score the upcoming British action thriller Knuckledust. The film is written and directed by James Kermack and stars Moe Dunford, Kate Dickie, Camille Rowe, Jaime Winstone, Alex Ferns, Gethin Anthony, Phil Davis, Amy Bailey and Sebastien Foucan. The movie follows a group of police officers as they are called to take down an elite underground fighting den, when they discover seven levels of hell, filled with the dead bodies of multiple fighters, assassins and goons, with just one bloodied man still breathing. Read the rest of this entry »

Adam Schlesinger (1967-2020)

Posted: April 1, 2020 by filmmusicreporter in Film Music News
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Adam Schlesinger has passed away today at age 52 as a result of coronavirus complications. The singer/songwriter who was known as a member of bands Fountains of Wayne, Ivy, and Tinted Windows has composed the scores and songs for numerous movies and TV shows. He was nominated for an Academy Award and a Golden Globe for co-writing the original title song from Tom Hanks’ 1996 directorial debut That Thing You Do!. He also won an Emmy Award for co-writing the song Anti-Depressants Are So Not a Big Deal from The CW’s Crazy Ex-Girlfriend and two songs written for the 66th Annual Tony Awards. Read the rest of this entry »