Friday, September 14, 2012

Interview: Anton Sanko (The Possession)


Interview: Anton Sanko (The Possession)

Composer Anton Sanko talks about his genre bending score for The Possession and gives us a safe peak into this tale of a dybbuk box.  He also talks about how he moved from the world of the music producer to full-time composing and working on his tender yet tragic score for Rabbit Hole (2011).

Episode Highlights

00:16 Welcome and Intro: Anton Sanko
01:46 Moving from producing to composing
04:47 The Highs and the Lows of producing and composing
06:04 Too much time with The Possession
08:00 Rabbit Hole
09:34 From Rabbit Hole to The Possession
13:35 Progressing through the score/ Track commentary
20:06 Tales from The Dybbuk Box
22:40 Upcoming projects and conclusion


Music Selections

00:00 "The Morgue" (The Possession) by Anton Sanko
07:33 "Cleaning" (Rabbit Hole) by Anton Sanko
14:49 "I Don't Love You" (The Possession) by Anton Sanko
18:20 "Brett's Teeth" (The Possession) by Anton Sanko
23:47 "Shadow Puppets" (The Possession) by Anton Sanko





Saturday, September 8, 2012

Interview: Brian Tyler (The Expendables 2)


Interview:  Brian Tyler (The Expendables 2)

Composer Brian Tyler talks about his return to THE EXPENDABLES franchise and reteaming with Sylvester Stallone and, this time, director Simon West.  He shares about the challenges and benefits of scoring a sequel and also about some of his other upcoming projects:  Standing Up and John Dies at the End.

Episode Highlights

00:23 Welcome and Intro: Brian Tyler
01:50 Transformers: Prime and Terra NOva Releases
03:20 2011 releases: Columbus Circle, Brake, Modern Warfare 3
11:54 The Expendables 2
30:58 Coming projects: Standing Up, John Dies at the End


Music Selections

00:00 "The Expendables Return" (The Expendables 2) by Brian Tyler
02:19 "Terra Nova Theme" (Terra Nova) by Brian Tyler
04:05 "Main Title" (Brake) by Brian Tyler
05:40 "Main Title" (COD: Modern Warfare 3) by Brian Tyler
11:32 "Party Crashers" (The Expendables 2) by Brian Tyler
19:44 "Vilain" (The Expendables 2) by Brian Tyler
31:08 "Preparations" (The Expendables 2) by Brian Tyler