Friday, April 22, 2011

Ep. 24: I Know What You Scored This Summer - Summer 2011 Preview

I Know What Your Scored This Summer!

Recorded April 21, 2011
Published April 22, 2011

Christopher, Marius, and Richard take a look at and talk about some of the big movie scores coming in the summer of 2011.

Episode Highlights

00:48 — Introduction
03:23 — What we have been listening to
12:37 — I Know What Your Scored This Summer Intro
13:51 — Thor
17:33 — Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides
18:30 — Kung Fu Panda 2
28:30 — Super 8
32:49 - Transformers:  Dark of the Moon
37:10 - Captain America:  The First Avenger
42:33 - Cowboys and Aliens
47:00 - Rise of the Planet of the Apes
51:15 - Green Lantern, X-Men, Tree of Life, Harry Potter: Deathly Hallows Part 2, Cars 2, Priest

Music Clips (Select music clips contained in this podcast)


00:00 — "Summer In The City (2003 Remaster)" Lovin' Spoonfuls
03:51 — "The Sea Monster" (Sinbad: Legends of the 7 Seas ) by Harry Gregson-Williams
04:54 — "Container Park" (Hanna) by The Chemical Brothers
06:31 — "Theme from SOCOM 4" (SOCOM 4) by Bear McCreary
07:46 — "Emergence" (The Human Experience) by Thomas Bergersen
09:52 — "Heroic Age" (Heroic Age) by Naoki Sato
11:19 — "Insertion" (Crysis 2) by Hans Zimmer
17:46 — "Up is Down" (Pirate of the Caribbean: At Worlds End) by Hans Zimmer
21:40 — "Hero" (Kung Fu Panda) Hans Zimmer and John Powell
32:18 — "Theme From Cocoon" (Cocoon) by James Horner
33:33 — "Prime" (Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen) by Steve Jablonsky
45:45 — "Call of the Crystal" (Indiana Jones/ Crystal Skull) by John Williams
53:28 — "Snape to Malfoy Manor" (Harry Potter and The Deathly Hallows Part 1) by Alexandre Desplat
60:02 — "Summer In The City (2003 Remaster)" Lovin' Spoonfuls




Friday, April 15, 2011

Interview: Sascha Dikiciyan, Cris Velasco (Mass Effect Arrival)

Interview:  Sascha Dikiciyan, Cris Velasco (Mass Effect Arrival)
Recorded April 8, 2011
Published April 15, 2011

Two composers...two interviewers...The SoundCast reaches critical mass! Composing-duo Sascha Dikiciyan and Cris Velasco talk with Christopher and Marius about some of the their recent projects including:  TRON EVOLUTION, MORTAL KOMBAT, and MASS EFFECT ARRIVAL.


Episode Highlights

00:37 — Introduction
02:45 — Collaboration and proximity
07:33 — Tron Evolution
18:30 — The new Mortal Kombat
27:40 — Mass Effect Arrival
41:05 - Inconspicuous Tweets and Conclusion

Music Clips (Select music clips contained in this podcast)


00:00 — "The Mass Relay (Mass Effect Arrival) by Sascha Dikiciyan/ Cris Velasco
06:50 — "The Tron Codex" (Tron Evolution) by Sascha Dikiciyan/ Cris Velasco
16:43 — "Enter the Grid" (Tron Evolution) by Sascha Dikiciyan/ Cris Velasco
26:35 — "The Begining of the End" (Mass Effect Arrival) by Sascha Dikiciyan/ Cris Velasco
28:38 — "Mission Kenson" (Mass Effect Arrival) by Sascha Dikiciyan/ Cris Velasco
31:41 — "Captured" (Mass Effect Arrival) by Sascha Dikiciyan/ Cris Velasco
38:32 — "Base Escape" (Mass Effect Arrival) by Sascha Dikiciyan/ Cris Velasco
46:30 — "Base Escape 2" (Mass Effect Arrival) by Sascha Dikiciyan/ Cris Velasco


Friday, April 8, 2011

Interview: Sean Murray (Call of Duty: Black Ops)

Interview: Sean Murray

Recorded Feburary 10, 2011
Published April 8, 2011

Composer Sean Murray talks about returning to the Call of Duty franchise with his score for the record breaking game Call of Duty: Black Ops.


Episode Highlights

00:45 — Introduction
02:05 — Did you anticipate the hit Black Ops would be?
03:10 — Following Modern Warfare 2
04:56 — The Player's Psychology in Black Ops
07:31 — Liberation in the Cold War Era
10:57 — Musical treatment for the Russians in Black Ops
12:35 — Working with and around song selections
14:36 - How has the success of Black Ops effected you?
15:40 - The story behind "The Wall"
19:00 - Elements of surprise
21:31 - Music from the Zombie Expansion Pack
22:15 - The continuing Call of Duty...

Music Clips (Select music clips contained in this podcast)


00:00 — "Foe" (Call of Duty: Black Ops) by Sean Murray
04:28 — "Mac-V" (Call of Duty: Black Ops) by Sean Murray
07:05 — "Cube One" (Call of Duty: Black Ops) by Sean Murray
09:55 — "Commies" (Call of Duty: Black Ops) by Sean Murray
16:03 — "The Wall" (Call of Duty: Black Ops) by Sean Murray
18:41 — "Dwarka" (Call of Duty: Black Ops) by Sean Murray
21:30 — "The Wall" (Call of Duty: Black Ops) by Sean Murray
24:16 — "Deviant" (Call of Duty: Black Ops) by Sean Murray


Friday, April 1, 2011

SoundCast Episode 23: Score of the Worlds with guest: Austin Wintory

Episode #23 - SoundCast Episode 23:  Score of the Worlds with guest: Austin Wintory


Recorded March 30, 2011
Published April 1, 2011

Composer Austin Wintory joins the SoundCast crew and talks about his latest projects: MAJID and JOURNEY. Richard Buxton also joins the cast for the first time. They all discuss their favorite Alien invasion film scores, including their thoughts on the most recent entry into this sub-genre, BATTLE: LOS ANGELES by Brian Tyler.


Episode Highlights


00:00 — The Aliens Have Arrived!
01:25 — Introductions
10:00 — What we've been listening to
21:55 — Austin Wintory: Majid
31:04 — Austin Wintory: Journey
45:57 — Score of the Worlds - Our Favorite Alien Invasion Film Scores
76:30 — Conclusion


Music Clips (Select music clips contained in this podcast)


10:08 — "Aquarius" (Corpernicus' Star) by Abel Korzeniowski
12:56 — "Main Titles" (Black Beauty) by Danny Elfman
13:59 — "Alice's Theme" (Alice in Wonderland) by Danny Elfman
14:37 — "Rampage" (Crysis 2) by Hans Zimmer, Borislav Slavov, Tilman Sillescu
16:38 — "Mars Needs Moms" (Mars Neesds Moms) by John Powell
17:46 — "Main Title" (Monster Mutt) by Chris Walden
21:24 — "Main Title" (Majid) by Austin Wintory
28:33 — "Larbi" (Majid) by Austin Wintory
35:54 — "TGC Journey Theme" (Journey) by Austin Wintory
46:08 — "Main Title and Mountain Visions" (Close Encounters of the Third Kind) by John Williams
48:29 —  "End Titles" (Independence Day) by David Arnold
51:26 — "Main Titles" (Signs) by James Newton Howard
53:53 — "Resolution & End Title" (Close Encounters of the Third Kind) by John Williams
57:22 — "Klendathu Drop" (Starship Troopers) by Basil Poledouris
58:44 — "Final Battle" (Skyline" by Matthew Margeson
60:27 —  "Battle Los Angeles Hymn" (Battle: Los Angeles) by Brian Tyler
65:10 — "The Drone" (Battle: Los Angeles) by Brian Tyler
77:54 — "Basil By Way of Tommy..." Arranged by Austin Wintory