VIDEO PREMIERE: In the Hands of Strangers by Danny Mulhern

Reflections on a Dead Sea is the debut full-length album by British composer, producer, and multi-instrumentalist Danny Mulhern which presents an augmented, evolved and extended version of his purposefully muted original score for short film The Dead Sea, directed by Stuart Gatt. Set in Libya and backed by the humanitarian organization Medicins Sans Frontieres (aka Doctors…

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Through a Musical Lens: Loving Vincent OST by Clint Mansell [Milan Records]

Oddly enough, I don’t remember which painting it was, but I will never forget the way it felt to stand for the first time in front of an original Van Gogh at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts. In some ways it was a disorienting experience. I recall becoming light-headed as if the colors &…

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Travelogue Week 2015-08: EP Spotlight

This week’s travelogue focuses on five outstanding EPs released this year: An emotive ambient film score by Kevin Verwijmeren, a pastoral nostalgic dream by Pines (Zachary Corsa), a modern classical gem by Levi Patel,  a lush sonic confection by 36, and an exhilarating  instrumental rock set by A Sudden Burst of Colour. Kevin Verwijmeren | The Wolf and the Wanderer

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Album Feature: ‘More Film/TV Music’ by Lights & Motion

In January, Lights & Motion (the musical alias of Sweden’s Christoffer Franzen) put out ‘Reanimation’, one of the most exuberant and well received post rock records of the year. And later this month, Deep Elm Records will release the follow up album ‘Save Your Heart’ which is already garnering the same level of excitement and…

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‘Chasing Ice (The Canary in the Global Coal Mine)’ – OST music from J. Ralph

The film ‘Chasing Ice’ is going become available on Netflix this weekend (June 1), followed by a UK DVD release on June 10 and a US DVD release in September. To produce the film, photographer James Balog and his crew braved brutal conditions in the Arctic to capture a multi-year record of the world’s changing…

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