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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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This week’s panel:
This week’s topics include:
  • 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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