Wednesday, June 24, 2009

Soundcast Interview: Theodore Shapiro (Year One)

Interview: Theodore Shapiro (Year One)

Marius Masalar speaks with composer Theodore Shapiro regarding his latest effort for the film YEAR ONE. He shares about his approach to scoring comedies as well as the unique musical opportunities YEAR ONE afforded him.

Recorded June 04, 2009
Published June 24, 2009

Episode Highlights

00:00 - Opening
00:30 - Part I: The King of Comedy Scoring?
03:10 - Part II: Musical deadpan versus slapstick
06:01 - Part III: Unique opportunities in Year One
10:24 - Part IV: Keeping it all together
16:15 - Part V: Deadlines
19:28 - Part VI: Breaking new ground and conclusion


Music Clips (Select music clips contained in this podcast)

00:00 Bazaar - Year One (Theodore Shapiro)
05:23 Zed to the Rescue - Year One (Theodore Shapiro)
09:47 Abraham and Isaac - Year One (Theodore Shapiro)
16:01 Hut Burner - Year One (Theodore Shapiro)
19:34 The Chosen Ones - Year One (Theodore Shapiro)

Friday, June 12, 2009

SoundCast Interview: David Robidoux (Truth in 24)

Interview: David Robidoux (Truth in 24)
Composer David Robidoux shares about his latest project TRUTH IN 24, a NFL Films documentary focusing on the Audi Race Team and their competition in the 24 hours at LeMans race.

Recorded June 04, 12, 2009
Published June 12, 2009

Episode Highlights

00:00 - Opening
02:25 - Interview part I: How did NFL Films come to do this project?
08:55 - Interview part II: How the score works within this documentary
18:15 - Interview part III: Working on this project versus NFL features
25:02 - Interview part IV: Variety with intensity
36:55 - Episode Close and Credits

Music Clips (Select music clips contained in this podcast)

00:00 The Great Race - Truth in 24 (David Robidoux)
07:05 Truth in 24 - Truth in 24 (David Robidoux)
16:23 Man and Machine - Truth in 24 (David Robidoux)
23:45 The Perfect Race - Truth in 24 (David Robidoux)
35:26 Winning It All - Truth in 24 (David Robidoux)



SoundCast Episode #8 - Terminator Salvation Roundtable

Episode #8:
Terminator Salvation Roundtable discussion with Marius Masalar and Tom Hoover (Scorenotes.com), SoundCast Spotlight: Siddhartha Barnhoorn's For All Mankind + Gametime 2009 Update with Jim Dooley and Mel Wesson interview tease! Don't miss our first "Bonus Track" at the conclusion of this episode.

Recorded June 03, 11, 2009
Published June 12, 2009

Episode Highlights

00:00 - SoundCast Intro: We're Back!
02:17 - Pimping: 5 Centimeters Per Second, Taken, and Infamous
08:50 - High Score: Gametime Update!
10:52 - Interview Tease with Jim Dooley and Mel Wesson (Infamous)
14:43 - SoundCast Spotlight: "Johnny Red" from For All Mankind by Sid Barnhoorn
17:56 - Terminator Salvation Discussion with Marius Masalr and Tom Hoover
55:18 - Episode Close
57:48 - *Bonus Track!

Music Clips (Select musical clips contained in this podcast)

00:00 Opening - Terminator Salvation (Danny Elfman)
03:51 Oukashiyo - 5 Centimeters Per Second (Tenmon)
06:25 End of the Road - Infamous (VG) (Amon Tobin, Jim Dooley, Mel Wesson)
08:23 Gametime - (downRising)
10:09 End of the Road - Infamous (VG) (Amon Tobin, Jim Dooley, Mel Wesson)
12:12 Pleasant Empire - Infamous (VG) (Amon Tobin, Jim Dooley, Mel Wesson)
14:12 SoundCast Spotlight Theme (Marius Masalar)
15:29 Johnny Red - For All Mankind (Siddhartha Barnhoorn)
17:20 The Harvester Returns - Terminator Salvation (Danny Elfman)
32:13 Opening - Terminator Salvation (Danny Elfman)
42:57 Final Confrontation - Terminator Salvation (Danny Elfman)
48:37 Broadcast - Terminator Salvation (Danny Elfman)
52:25 Salvation - Terminator Salvation (Danny Elfman)