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Streamers and Punches 49: Breaking Bear

In this episode we interview composer Bear McCreary, talk about movies we’ve recently seen, look at new scoring assignments for composers Ryan Amon, Tyler Bates, and Alexander Desplat, and highlight recent film score releases.
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This week’s topics include:
  • Breaking Bad composer Dave Porter talks about the final season.
  • This article discusses composer Ryan Amon and his score to Elysium.
  • Tyler Bates has been hired to score Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy.
  • Alexander Desplat has been hired to score Godzilla.
  • Bill has been listening to music from Breaking Bad (Dave Porter), Elysium (Ryan Amon), Solomon Kane (Klaus Badelt), X-Men trilogy (Michael Kamen, John Ottman, John Powell), and The World’s End (Steven Price).
  • Kevin has been listening to The World’s End (Steven Price) and Shaun of the Dead (Dan Mudford and Pete Woodhead).
  • New CD releases: Poltergeist 2 (J Goldsmith), The Matrix Reloaded 2CD (Don Davis), Wyatt Earp 3CD (James N Howard), Star Trek Insurrection Expanded Collector’s Edition (J Goldsmith).
  • We interview Bear McCreary.
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Streamers and Punches 39: Newman. Thomas Newman.

In this episode we look at Neil Finn’s new song, the entire Hobbit score streamed, an NPR John Williams interview, wish farewell to Richard Robbins, new score CD releases, and dissect Newman’s score to Skyfall.


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  • Listen to Neil Finn’s Song of the Lonely Mountain from The Hobbit.
  • Composer Richard Robbins has died. Our thoughts go out to his family.
  • Empire has the entire Hobbit score streaming for free.
  • NPR interviews John Williams about his ‘Inevitable Themes.’
  • New CD releases: Star Trek, Quo Vadis, The Red Pony, Condorman, Skyfall, Lincoln, Cloud Atlas.
  • Weekly listens by Bill and Kevin: Skyfall, Lincoln, The Hobbit.
  • In-depth discussion of Thomas Newman’s score to Skyfall.
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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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