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  • Scott Bomar - My Name is Dolemite
    by Christopher Coleman on December 24, 2019 at 9:37 pm

    Scott Bomar is a Memphis based musician, Emmy Award-winning Film/TV composer and producer, songwriter and engineer of multiple Grammy winning and nominated recordings. Projects include the films Hustle & Flow, Black Snake Moan, Mississippi Grind and Soul Men.  Bomar produced and engineered […]

  • Finishing Move [Brian Lee White / Brian Trifon] - Borderlands 3
    by Christopher Coleman on December 17, 2019 at 3:59 am

    In our second of two episodes focusing on the music of Borderlands 3, we follow up the last episode (104) with Borderland 3's musical director (and co-composer) for the game's score, Raison Varner.Finishing Move Inc. is an award winning production duo composing music and sound design for games, […]

  • Raison Varner - Borderlands 3
    by Christopher Coleman on December 10, 2019 at 3:07 am

    RAISON VARNER is a composer, music director and sound designer who has worked on video games such as: PREY, RED FACTION GORILLA, ALIENS: COLONIAL MARINES, and BATTLEBORN. He been directing music for the popular video game franchise BORDERLANDS since the very first game which was released back in […]

  • Joseph Trapanese - Lady and the Tramp (2019)
    by Christopher Coleman on December 3, 2019 at 3:26 am

    JOSEPH TRAPANESE is best known for his sleek score work for blockbuster films like TRON: LEGACY, STRAIGHT OUTTA COMPTON, THE GREATEST SHOWMAN, OBLIVION and THE RAID series. As a composer, arranger, and producer for film, television, theater and video game music, he has collaborated with a number […]

  • Amie Doherty - Undone
    by Christopher Coleman on November 26, 2019 at 8:56 pm

    Irish composer AMIE DOHERTY’s (Sundance Composer and Time Warner Foundation Composer Fellow) credits span a wide range of genres in both film and television. Some of her recent scores include the short-film "Jurassic World: Battle at Big Rock," DreamWorks Animation’s short film Marooned; […]

  • Tom Hedden - 75 Seasons Suite
    by Christopher Coleman on November 18, 2019 at 10:18 pm

    TOM HEDDEN is an experienced composer and music producer. His powerful scores are woven into the fabric of American Culture. They are mainstays in stadiums, TV shows, advertising, websites, video games, Halls of Fame and feature films. You have likely heard his music written for the sports world […]

  • David Robidoux - NFL 100 Suite
    by Christopher Coleman on November 11, 2019 at 11:44 pm

    DAVID ROBIDOUX is a multiple Emmy Award winning composer for TV, Film and Interactive Media. He has composed more than 100 scores for TV, musically branded the NFL, NASCAR, Boxing and Golf, written over 50 national TV opening themes and over 3000 compositions used throughout TV, film and media. He […]

  • Wilbert Roget II - Mortal Kombat 11
    by Christopher Coleman on November 5, 2019 at 1:18 am

    WILBERT ROGET, II is a veteran composer in the video game industry. He joined LucasArts as a staff composer in 2008, where he scored several games in the Star Wars universe, including Star Wars: The Old Republic and Star Wars: First Assault. He later became a freelance writer, scoring Call of Duty: […]

  • Tim Wynn - Freaks
    by Christopher Coleman on October 28, 2019 at 5:15 pm

    Tim Wynn is a California based composer for feature films, television series, documentaries and video games. He studied at the USC School of Music under Elmer Bernstein, Christopher Young, Buddy Baker and Jerry Goldsmith. Some of his career highlights include feature films: To Save A Life , […]

  • Geoff Knorr - Civilization VI: Gathering Storm
    by Christopher Coleman on October 22, 2019 at 12:37 am

    GEOFF KNORR is an award-winning composer of music for media and the concert hall. He has worked as a composer, orchestrator, sound designer, and mixing engineer on many video game titles, including Civilization VI, Civilization: Beyond Earth, and Civilization V, among others. His recent work on the […]

  • Kevin Manthei - Invader Zim: Enter the Florpus
    by Christopher Coleman on October 15, 2019 at 12:56 am

    KEVIN MANTHEI has been working in the film, television and game arena for over 18 years. He has worked as the series composer on over half a dozen animated TV shows and several animated features, and composed over 60 game soundtracks. He studied with composer Jerry Goldsmith and has worked […]

  • Carl Thiel - Seis Manos
    by Christopher Coleman on October 8, 2019 at 12:17 am

    CARL THIEL is an award winning composer and producer who splits time between Los Angeles and Austin, Texas. Born into a European family and raised in Mexico City, he was exposed to a rich and wide variety of cultural experiences and musical styles from a very early age. At age 6, he began taking […]

  • Emily Rice - The I-Land
    by Christopher Coleman on October 1, 2019 at 12:42 am

    EMILY RICE is a British born composer for film and TV, who started her musical life as a cellist playing in orchestras and rock bands. Rice has previously served as assistant to several elite film composers including Brian Tyler, James Newton Howard and Laura Karpman, and was a writing assistant to […]

  • Didier Lean Rachou - Deadliest Catch
    by Christopher Coleman on September 25, 2019 at 1:05 am

    DIDIER LEAN RACHOU is an award winning composer whose feature film credits include POWDER BLUE, HOW TO ROB A BANK, MOVING McALLISTER, and MGM’s HER BEST MOVE. Rachou is also the composer of both the 16-time Emmy winning series DEADLIEST CATCH and GOLD RUSH (Discovery). In May 2017, Didier took […]

  • Ben Foster and Nick Foster - Thunderbirds Are Go Series 2
    by Christopher Coleman on September 17, 2019 at 1:43 am

    BEN FOSTER is a four-times BAFTA-nominated composer with extensive credits in major productions across a variety of genres. He has composed over 200 episodes of scripted television. Ben worked with David Arnold on Amazon/ BBC One’s hugely acclaimed Good Omens, providing additional music for the […]

  • Austin Wintory - Erica
    by Christopher Coleman on September 9, 2019 at 11:33 pm

    AUSTIN WINTORY has built his career on exploring and curiosity. He began his obsession with composing back when he was ten years old, when he discovered Jerry Goldsmith’s scores to Patton and A Patch of Blue. He has composed music for video games such as the multi-award winning Journey from […]

  • Christopher Lennertz - The Boys
    by Christopher Coleman on September 4, 2019 at 12:35 am

    CHRISTOPHER LENNERTZ has written music for some of the world’s greatest storytellers. Whether for Seth Rogen as a hot dog saving the world in Sausage Party, the lush orchestral melodies of Steven Spielberg’s Medal of Honor series or futuristic dystopian Americana for J.J. Abrams’ Revolution, […]

  • David Stone Hamilton - Solis
    by Christopher Coleman on August 27, 2019 at 12:48 am

    David Stone Hamilton is a classically trained film composer based in Los Angeles, known for his emotionally-charged scores and his unique approach to film music, integrating a wide range of musical styles, from rock to electronic to orchestral, throughout his work. Hamilton's projects include music […]

  • Ronit Kirchman - The Sinner (Season 2)
    by Christopher Coleman on August 20, 2019 at 1:13 am

    Ronit Kirchman is a composer, music producer, songwriter, singer, and multi-instrumentalist. She composes music for film and television, theater and dance, multimedia installations, and the concert stage. Ronit's widely varied film scores include the feature films Zen and the Art of Dying, Finding […]

  • Jacob Yoffee and Roahn Hylton - Free Meek
    by Christopher Coleman on August 13, 2019 at 1:35 am

    Jacob Yoffee is the Resident Composer for the American Studio Orchestra and is scoring Disney’s hit series ‘Andi Mack‘ He has worked on the trailer campaigns for Fantastic Beasts : The Crimes of Grindelwald, Ready Player One Star Wars : The Force Awakens,, Star Wars : The Last Jedi & […]

  • Joe Thwaites and Jim Fowler - Blood & Truth
    by Christopher Coleman on August 6, 2019 at 1:36 am

    Jim Fowler has written music and created sound for theatre, film, animation and games since 2002. He has orchestrated for the BAFTA award winning score of Everybody’s Gone to the Rapture and, in 2018, arranged and orchestrated "PlayStation in Concert" for the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. As […]

  • Nathan Whitehead - Days Gone
    by Christopher Coleman on July 30, 2019 at 1:26 am

    Nathan Whitehead's work as a composer, arranger, and producer spans genres from the comedies Keanu and Killing Hasselhoff to the action thrillers The Purge: Election Year and Transformers: Dark of the Moon. Recently he completed scoring the Sony PlayStation video game Days Gone.Days Gone is an […]

  • Adrian Ellis - Last Call
    by Christopher Coleman on July 24, 2019 at 1:56 am

    With over 60 credits to his name, Adrian’s feature film work includes The Scarehouse, Definition of Fear and Taken Too Far. His television credits include themes for Daily Planet (Discovery), orchestral cues for The CFL and International Hockey (TSN), as well as music for Canada’s long running […]

  • e.hillman - Ashen
    by Christopher Coleman on July 16, 2019 at 1:58 am

    e.hillman (also known as Eric Hillman) is a composer/producer and songwriter based Wisconsin. Born into a strong classically-trained musical family, Eric began singing and playing piano at the age of 5. He began composing at the age of 12 and by 16 knew that he wanted to score for picture. After […]

  • Carly Paradis - The Innocents
    by Christopher Coleman on July 8, 2019 at 11:40 pm

    Royal Television Society nominated Carly Paradis is a film and TV composer, songwriter and pianist, whose credits include the BBC series LINE OF DUTY, Sky Atlantic’s SICK NOTE and PBS Masterpiece/ITV’s PRIME SUSPECT 1973. Her music has also been used in trailers for True Detective, Homeland […]

  • Chad Hobson - Leaving Neverland
    by Christopher Coleman on July 2, 2019 at 1:46 am

    Chad Hobson's diverse talents as a composer and performer have prompted collaborations with many prestigious figures in the film industry. He arranged and played Asian ethnic instruments, supported by a full orchestra, for James McTeigue and the Wachowskis' Ninja Assassin. He also provided vocals […]

  • Matt Morton - Apollo 11
    by Christopher Coleman on June 25, 2019 at 1:11 am

    Matt Morton is a composer, multi-instrumentalist, and engineer/producer from Columbus, Ohio. He was a founding member, lead guitarist, and vocalist for The Shantee (rock band), and has recorded several albums and opened for bands including George Clinton and Parliament/Funkadelic, Blues Traveler, […]

  • H-Pi - Styx: Master of Shadows
    by Christopher Coleman on June 18, 2019 at 2:51 am

    Henri-Pierre Pellegrin, aka H-Pi, is a french composer/producer and sound designer. From 2005 to 2009, He was an in-house Composer/Sound Designer at Gameloft. He then he joined Game Audio Factory team in 2010, and eventually became a freelancer in 2015. He is best known for his work in Video Games […]

  • Justin Melland - Conversations with a Killer: The Ted Bundy Tapes
    by Christopher Coleman on June 11, 2019 at 1:23 am

    Justin Melland is Los Angeles based award winning film composer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist. He has written original scores for THE KILL TEAM, Showtime's DARK NET; and the Emmy award winning film IN FOOTBALL WE TRUST. He has also scored documentaries such as the HBO documentary THE […]

  • Rozen - Children of Termina
    by Christopher Coleman on June 3, 2019 at 11:11 pm

    Rozen (aka Daniel Jimenez) is a Los Angeles based composer/arranger. His recent work includes an extensive repertoire of video game arrangements from franchises such as, Hearthstone, Metroid, Kingdom Hearts, and The Legend of Zelda. Rozen was nominated for his first G.A.N.G. award for Best Game […]

  • Nainita Desai - Untamed Romania
    by Christopher Coleman on May 28, 2019 at 11:46 pm

    Nainita Desai is a British composer and sound designer who has scored countless bespoke scores for film and TV including: BBC, HBO, ITV and C4. She has studied the sitar, piano, guitar, tabla and violin. She has worked with artists such as Tori Amos, Peter Gabriel and Sinead O'Connor. Some of […]

  • John Murphy - Les Misérables (BBC)
    by Christopher Coleman on May 21, 2019 at 1:51 am

    In 2010, John Murphy, composer of memorable film scores such as 28 Days Later, Kick-Ass, and Sunshine, stepped away from the film music world for an 8-year hiatus. The British film composer is a self-taught multi-instrumental musician who began in the 1980s, working notably with The Lotus Eaters, […]

  • Cody Matthew Johnson - Devil May Cry 5: Subhuman
    by Christopher Coleman on May 14, 2019 at 1:41 am

    Cody Matthew Johnson is a multi-media composer, music producer, sound designer, and multi-instrumentalist. While obtaining his Bachelor of Music in Composition Scoring for Visual Media, he began to work alongside critically acclaimed composer Jeff Rona (“Far Cry 4”, “God of War III”) […]

  • Jeff Rona - Devil May Cry 5: Crimson Cloud
    by Christopher Coleman on May 7, 2019 at 2:14 am

    JEFF RONA is an accomplished and award-winning contemporary composer for film, TV, and video games, as well as a recording artist and producer. He has collaborated with Philip Glass, Mark Isham, Lisa Gerrard, Basil Poledouris, Hans Zimmer and Cliff Martinez. Among his numerous credits as composer […]

  • Dynamic Music Partners - Marvel Rising: Chasing Ghosts
    by Christopher Coleman on May 1, 2019 at 1:09 am

    Emmy Award-winning composers Michael McCuistion, Lolita Ritmanis and Kristopher Carter, collectively known as Dynamic Music Partners, have created hundreds of hours of music for a numerous TV series, independent films, video games and live performance events. Together, they have collectively earned […]

  • Andrew Lockington - Frontier
    by Christopher Coleman on April 25, 2019 at 3:00 am

    Canadian composer, Andrew Lockington, has composed original scores for feature films such as Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters, Journey to the Center of the Earth and Journey to the Mysterious Island. Additionally, he has scored “City of Ember,” “The Space Between Us” and “Rampage” which […]

  • The Blasting Company [Joshua Kaufman and Justin Rubenstein] - Costume Quest
    by Christopher Coleman on April 2, 2019 at 12:51 am

    The Blasting Company is a band of multi-instrumentalists known for their specialty in a multitude of musical genres, past and present. Founded as a street band in Nashville by brothers Joshua Kaufman and Justin Rubenstein, the band eventually landed in Los Angeles where they were quickly introduced […]

  • Finishing Move (Brian Trifon, Brian Lee White) - Crackdown 3
    by Christopher Coleman on March 26, 2019 at 12:42 am

    Finishing Move is an award winning production company composing music and sound design for games, television, film and ad campaigns. Principal composers Brian Trifon and Brian Lee White craft emotionally connected sonics for the world’s finest brands and media.Finishing Move have written music […]

  • Frederik Wiedmann - The Dragon Prince [Season 2]
    by Christopher Coleman on March 18, 2019 at 3:09 pm

    Composer Frederik Wiedmann, who has composed original scores for over 40 projects, including animated films and TV shows such as: SON OF BATMAN, JUSTICE LEAGUE: FLASHPOINT and the GREEN LANTERN animated series, returns to continue his musical story behind The Dragon Prince.In our last episode, […]

  • Frederik Wiedmann - The Dragon Prince [Season 1]
    by Christopher Coleman on March 12, 2019 at 3:22 am

    Frederik Wiedmann has composed for over 40 projects spanning multiple genres. He has written music for films such as HANGMAN (starring Al Pacino), Stoic (with Antonio Banderas) and the civil war epic FIELD OF LOST SHOES. He has also written original scores for countless DC animated shows and […]

  • Yves Gourmeur - The Hummingbird Project
    by Christopher Coleman on March 5, 2019 at 2:01 am

    Yves Gourmeur started playing piano at age 6 and the trumpet at 8. At 17 he began playing as a bar pianist. He abandoned the idea of becoming a a solo pianist while he as a lecturer at the Royal Conservatory of Mons in Belgium and began to perform classical, Cuban, instrumental theater and […]

  • Brian Ralston - Being Rose
    by Christopher Coleman on February 26, 2019 at 3:05 am

    Brian Ralston, who has worked as a composer for 15 years, studied film music composition and conducting under film/TV composer Jeff Haskell at the University of Arizona, and completed graduate level work in the Scoring for Motion Pictures & Television program from the University of Southern […]

  • Cris Velasco - Darksiders III
    by Christopher Coleman on February 19, 2019 at 1:06 am

    Cris Velasco is an American composer who has worked on video game franchises including Fortnite, Resident Evil, Overwatch, Assassin’s Creed, Warhammer, Mass Effect and God of War, and television series such as HULU’s Dimension 404 and Freakish. He recently returned to the DARKSIDERS franchise […]

  • Hannes De Maeyer - Immenhof: Das Abenteuer Eines Sommers
    by Christopher Coleman on February 12, 2019 at 1:31 am

    Hannes De Maeyer is one of Belgium's most versatile composers - his scores ranging from electronic to symphonic instrumentation. Hannes has collaborated with Belgian directors Adil El Arbi and Bilall Fallah on three feature film projects: “Image,” “Black,” which won the Discovery Award at […]

  • Kristina A. Bishoff - Green Rider [Book Soundtrack]
    by Christopher Coleman on February 5, 2019 at 12:44 am

    Kristina A. Bishoff is a composer and 3-time nominee for Best Music at the Utah Film/Music Awards. She's written music for Salt Lake Pops, Pretty Darn Funny web-series and, as a part of the group THE BLACK PIPER, she wrote music for Kaladin, a book soundtrack that raised over $100,000 on […]

  • Stefano Lentini - Fury (Bonus Track)
    by Christopher Coleman on February 1, 2019 at 2:43 am

    Stefano Lentini is a music composer based in Rome, Italy. He has produced music extensively for film, television and documentary. As a multi-instrumentalist, Lentini is known for blending classical music with folk and electronic influences through the use of multitrack recording. Vents Magazine […]

  • Lasse Enersen - Tuntematon Sotilas [Unknown Soldier]
    by Christopher Coleman on January 29, 2019 at 2:17 am

    Lasse Enersen is a Finnish composer who studied composing in the Sibelius-Academy 2001-2004. He has also assisted film composers (Alexandre Desplat, Abel Korzeniowski, Heitor Pereira). Enersen started his film composer career working on numerous international documentary feature films, but his […]

  • Stefano Lentini - La Porta Rossa / The Grandmaster
    by Christopher Coleman on January 22, 2019 at 1:52 am

    Stefano Lentini is a music composer based in Rome, Italy. He has produced music extensively for film, television and documentary. As a multi-instrumentalist, Lentini is known for blending classical music with folk and electronic influences through the use of multi-track recording. His main […]

  • Steve Horner - One Small Step
    by Christopher Coleman on January 15, 2019 at 2:43 am

    Los Angeles-based, Multi award winning Composer Steve Horner writes and produces exceptional music in a diverse array of forms and genres. His music has been heard in Film Trailers for Paramount, Lionsgate, Relativity Media and Netflix. Steve has also created custom music and sound design for: […]

  • Winifred Phillips - Scraper: First Strike
    by Christopher Coleman on January 8, 2019 at 1:27 am

    Award-winning composer Winifred Phillips has more than 13 years of experience in the game industry and a long list of video game credits that include titles from five of the biggest franchises in gaming: Assassin’s Creed, LittleBigPlanet, Total War, God of War, and The Sims. In addition, she has […]

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