Synthtopia

Listening To Blade Runner

The latest episode of Nerdwriter – a weekly video series by Evan Puschak – takes a look at Listening To Blade Runner

Listening To Blade Runner discusses the sound, sound design and music of Blade Runner – and how they blend seamlessly to create a unique world:

The Blade Runner soundtrack, by Vangelis, set the mood for the film immediately – with music so distinctive that it has a life outside the film as one of the iconic sounds of synthesis.

The upcoming Blade Runner 2049 sequel will features a soundtrack by Icelandic composer Jóhann Jóhannsson