Ian Hultquist has been steadily building on to an already impressive list of scores which includes music in films such as Animals and First Monday in May. The former founding member of Passion Pit is proving once again why he is such a sought after and well respected member of the film music community with his latest score for Silicon Cowboys. Hultquist has mixed tech filled beats with eighties flavor to make this already amazing and triumphant story pop to life. The story itself is already so well told throughout the film but its Hultquist’s score that makes it flow.
The Walking Dead has grown to be one of the most watched television shows of all time since it first appeared on our television screens in 2010. Based off of a comic series of the same name, the post apocalyptic drama series follows the lives of a group of strangers who must band together in order to survive. Initially we think that the “walkers” will be their biggest hurdle but we soon find out that their greatest challenge will be found in the struggles between relationships that are forged and lost throughout the series. With a talented cast portraying a dynamic set of characters the series was set to be a hit from the very beginning.
Deadpool has been one of the most highly anticipated films of the year so far. The film is based on the Marvel character Deadpool (real name Wade Winston Wilson) who first appeared in the comic The New Mutants #98 cover dated February 1991. First depicted as a super villain, Deadpool later evolved into somewhat of an antihero.
Making A Murderer is Netflix’s most controversial series to date. If you are like most people then you have already started (if not already finished) the ten episode docuseries which follows the trial of Steven Avery and his nephew, Brendan Dassey, for the murder of Teresa Halbach. Every episode proves to be full of twists and turns in a story that is completely mesmerizing and at times unbelievable. It has sparked outrage and debates from viewers across the country. Throughout the series, no matter what changes occur and what road we are suddenly lead down through this captivating journey, one common thread can be found in the form of a haunting theme song played over shots of a sparse, Wisconsin landscape.
The music of Orange is the New Black has consistently delivered a well thought out mix of songs from a wide variety of artists both new and old.
Legendary film composer James Horner, who won Academy Awards for Titanic, has died in a small plane crash near Santa Barbara.