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Streamers and Punches 16: Star Trek II: The Wrath of Hugo

We discuss Howard Shore’s new score to Hugo, several articles featuring Michael Giacchino, and how hard it is to be nominated for an Oscar for best score. Plus Kevin and Bill talk about what they have both seen lately. Happy Birthday Randy Newman.


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This week’s panel:
This week’s topics include:
  • Howard Shore talks about “Hugo,” then talks about Hugo to Doug Adams, then Hugo’s score gets reviewed.
  • Michael Giacchino gets interviewed here and here, and is announced to score Star Trek 2.
  • David Arnold would like Queen to perform the new Bond theme song.
  • Article about Conrad Pope’s “My Week with Marilyn score”, including a video interview.
  • Is “Best Original Score” the hardest Oscar category to break into? Plus, possible award season contenders.
  • Happy Birthday Randy Newman!
If you like…

Martin Scorsesi films, you might like Howard Shore‘s The Invention of Dreams from the new film Hugo.

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Streamers and Punches 14: Pirates of the Concert Hall: At Budget’s Edge

We look at a few new headlines and discuss the orchestra playing live as entertainment or as a musical experience. James Newton Howard will score the new Bourne film, Nina Rota is honored, and links to new Patrick Doyle and Christopher Young interviews.


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This week’s panel:
This week’s topics include:
  • James Newton Howard will score the new Bourne movie.
  • Nina Rota is honored posthumously at Columbia University’s Italian Academy.
  • The Tulsa Symphony will perform the score to Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl live.
  • Dallas Symphony presents Masters of Film Music: James Newton Howard.
  • Randy Newman performs sings and plays on PBS’ Austin City Limits.
  • John Williams and Spielberg talk on “masterclass” this Tuesday on TCM.
  • Interview with Patrick Doyle
  • FMM Dan Schweiger reviews Christopher Young’s “Rum Diary” score.
  • FMM Dan Schweiger interviews Conrad Pope
If you like…

classic film stars, you might like Conrad Pope’s score to My Week With Marilyn. (Amazon MP3iTunes)

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