Here’s a look at the process of scoring the Showtime documentary series ‘Dark Net’, with composer Justin Melland:… Read More Composer Justin Melland – On Making A Cue for Showtime’s ‘Dark Net’
Netflix’s retro monster/scifi series ‘Stranger Things’ was a breakout hit for the network and its electronic soundtrack, by Kyle Dixon & Michael Stein, has become one of the most influential synth scores in years.… Read More The Iconic Soundtrack Of ‘Stranger Things’
Lakeshore Records let us know that they’ve released the synth-heavy soundtrack to Nova Seed – a 2D animated feature released through Gorgon Pictures and House of Cool (3/28), directed by Nick DiLiberto.… Read More Synth Score For “Nova Seed” Gets Album Release
Junkie XL (Tom Holkenborg) discusses his approach to scoring for strings.… Read More Junkie XL On Scoring With Strings
Icelandic composer Jóhann Jóhannsson has been selected to compose the score to the upcoming sequel to Blade Runner.… Read More Blade Runner Sequel To Be Scored By Jóhann Jóhannsson
Moog Music shared this profile of Academy Award-winning composer and synthesist Atticus Ross (“The Social Network”, “Gone Girl”) and his latest score, for the documentary Almost Holy.… Read More Atticus Ross On The Role Of Music And Sound In Film
Sunday Synth Jam: This synth jam, via Reuben Jones, is inspired by 70s/80s horror films from the likes of Argento, Fulci and Romero, and bands like Goblin and Zombi.
Synthesizers in the Movies, embedded below, is an hour-long documentary that looks at the history of synthesizers and electronic instruments being used on film soundtracks.