Friday, September 30, 2011

Episode 31 - Preview of the Autumn Hallows: Part 1

Episode 31: Preview of the Autumn Hallows Part 1

Richard joins Marius, Christopher and Tom to discuss expectations for the upcoming Fall movie and soundtrack season.  In part 1, they cover movies being released between October 1 and November 15th.  In addition to the "What Have You Been Listening To" segment, the Soundcast debuts a brand new segment called "Sidetracks" where each offers at least one news story related to film, television or game music.

Episode Highlights

00:00 — Fall montage and Intro
02:45 — What have you been listening to?
15:35 — NEW Segment - Sidetracks
27:22 — Top films from Summer 2011
48:14 — Top film scores from Summer 2011
17:20 — The original goal for the short film
22:30 — No Deadlines?
24:40 — Twitter and Facebook questions

Music Clips (Select music clips contained in this podcast)

04:27 — "They're Calling My Flight" (Contagion) by Cliff Martinez
09:03 — "Opening" (Legend of the Four Gods) by Joe Hisaishi
09:54 — "Wuji (Main Theme)" (The Promise) by Klaus Badelt
11:45 — "Nero" (Archangel) by Two Steps from Hell
12:53 — "Prelude To War" (Space Marine) by Sascha Dikiciyan, Cris Velasco
14:49 — "No Man's Land" (Space Marine) by Sascha Dikiciyan, Cris Velasco
15:35 — "Focus Beam" (for Sidetrack segment) by Marius Masalar
16:48 — "Skyward" (Star Command) by Marius Masalar
27:49 — "Opening Titles" (Modern Warfare 2) by Hans Zimmer, Lorne Balfe
60:00 — "Islands In The Stream" (Islands in the Stream) performed by Dolly Parton, Kenny Rogers


Friday, September 23, 2011

Episode 30: Flame Up! Summer 2011 Recap with Alex Billington

Episode 30:  Flame Up!  Summer 2011 Recap

Alex Billington (Firstshowing.net) joins Christopher, Marius and Tom to look back at the films and film scores from the Summer of 2011.  They discuss their faves and disappointment and compare 2011's Summer offerings with 2010's.  Lastly, they talk about their expectations for next Summer which is chalk full of potential with the release of The Dark Knight Rises, Prometheus, and The Avengers!


Episode Highlights

00:00 — Summer Montage and Intro
10:35 — What have you been listening to?
26:08 — Welcome Alex Billington
27:22 — Top films from Summer 2011
48:14 — Top film scores from Summer 2011
17:20 — The original goal for the short film
22:30 — No Deadlines?
24:40 — Twitter and Facebook questions


Music Clips (Select music clips contained in this podcast)



00:13 — "End Credits" (Pirates/ On Stranger Tides) by Hans Zimer
11:27 — "Ancient China- Story of Shen" (Kung Fu Panda 2) by John Powell and Hans Zimmer
12:38 — "Gears Keep Turning" (Gears of War 3) by Steve Jablonsky
17:15 — "Movement Four" (The Lord of the Rings Symphony) by Howard shore
18:47 — "Hanna's theme" (Hanna) by The Chemical Brothers
20:00 — "Container Park" (Hanna) by The Chemical Brothers
22:57 — "Special ops" (Hanna) by The Chemical Brothers
47:29 — "Source Code Main Titles" (Source Code) by Chris P. Bacon
48:51 — "Earth to Asgard" (Thor) by Patrick Doyle
50:04 — "Super 8" (Super 8) by Michael Giacchino
53:54 — "Motherhood" (Tree of Life) by Alexandre Desplat
57:25 — "The Tunnel" (Harry Potter/Deathly Hallows 2) by Alexandre Desplat
60:05 — "First Class" (X-Men: First Class) by Henry Jackman
60:49 — "Captain America Main Titles" (Captain America: First Avenger) by Alan Silvestri
61:50 — "Picnic and Beehive Chase" (Winnie the Pooh) by Henry Jackman
62:55 — "Abin Sur Attacked" (Green Lantern) by James Newton Howard
63:44 — "rologue" (Conan the Barbarian) by Tyler Bates
79:05 — "Main Title Sequence" (Winnie The Pooh) by Zooey Deschanel, M Ward


Friday, September 9, 2011

Interview with Dan Trachtenberg and Mike Zarin (Portal No Escape)

Interview with Dan Trachtenberg and Mike Zarin (Portal No Escape)


Dan Trachtenberg (Director) and Mike Zarin (Composer) come on to talk about their immensely popular, recent project, PORTAL: NO ESCAPE.  The 7 minute short has already received over 6.2 million youtube views.  The two discus the origins of the project; how they came to work on the project together, and the musical influences found in the Zarin's original score.



Episode Highlights


00:26 — Introduction and welcome
03:05 — What brought you two together?
07:10 — The "Inception" phenom
09:37 — Mansell, Nails, and 2001
14:20 — What was your working process like?
17:20 — The original goal for the short film
22:30 — No Deadlines?
24:40 — Twitter and Facebook questions



Music Clips (Select music clips contained in this podcast)


00:00 — "Portal No Escape" (Portal No Escape) by Mike Zarin
06:25 — "Mind Control" (Inception Teaser) by Sencit Music
21:53 — "Portal No Escape" (Portal No Escape) by Mike Zarin
28:06 — "Portal No Escape" (Portal No Escape) by Mike Zarin