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Streamers and Punches 68: Pompous Chord

In this episode we interview Downton Abbey composer John Lunn, talk about what we’ve been listening to lately, discuss the summer scores of Brian Tyler and Michael Giacchino, and look at headlines.

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  • Hans Zimmer played keyboard in a live orchestra performance of Interstellar.
  • AFM sues major studios over international scores.
  • Variety has an article about the Summer of Giacchino.
  • Brian Tyler on Furious 7 and Avengers music.
  • Score review of Age of Ultron from Examiner.
  • Ratatouille in Concert at Royal Albert Hall on 10/28/15.
  • Bill has been listening to Flash, Arrow (Blake Neely), Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (Bear McCreary), Avengers: Age of Ultron (Danny Elfman, Brian Tyler), Daredevil (John Paesano), Jupiter Ascending (M Giacchino)
  • Kevin has been listening to Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (McCreary), Better Call Saul (Dave Porter), Tomorrowland preview at Epcot (Giacchino)
  • Interview with John Lunn.
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SoundNotion 192: Minnesota Nice

This week on SoundNotion, we moderate a discussion on substitute musician pay equity in the Minnesota Orchestra between Roberts Levine and Drew McManus. Plus:The CMA/ASCAP Awards for Adventurous Programming and Björk’s new album leaked and released early.

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Streamers and Punches 25: Muppetstar Galactica

In this episode we cover the Grammy winners, an Oscar song nomination, a live score performance of Return of the King, a Bear McCreary interview, a 1930s campaign against recorded film scores, as well as what Kevin and I have been listening to this week.


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Streamers and Punches 11: Northam by Northwest

We talk to Mark Northam about his Film Music Magazine and the current situation of film recording arts. Also several awards show nominations/results, Jurassic Park music feature, an Alan Silvestri rumor, Randy Newman in concert, and no Oscar for Zimmer.


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um…horses? You might like these excerpts from John Williams’s score to the forthcoming Steven Spielberg film War Horse, previewed (preheard?) by David Garland’s radio show Movies on the Radio on WQXR.

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