NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD (1968) – STARBURST Magazine

NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD (1968) - STARBURST Magazine

NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD (1968) - STARBURST Magazine

The music of George A. Romero’s 1968 genre-defining horror classic, Night of the Living Dead, has long been a mystery. As noted by the director himself on the back cover of Varèse Sarabande’s first soundtrack release in 1982, producer Karl Hardman’s production company had a collection of Capitol Records’ Hi-Q library music, and the producer … Continued

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BIG TROUBLE IN LITTLE CHINA – STARBURST Magazine

BIG TROUBLE IN LITTLE CHINA - STARBURST Magazine

BIG TROUBLE IN LITTLE CHINA - STARBURST Magazine

Just a few scant years ago, the John Carpenter (in association with Alan Howarth) score for his film, Big Trouble in Little China, was a bargain bin closeout release. Fans of the composer/director’s work could easily snag the album still-sealed on vinyl for $3 from online clearance retailers. Now look at it: a luxe and … Continued

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NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD (1990) – STARBURST Magazine

NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD (1990) - STARBURST Magazine

NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD (1990) - STARBURST Magazine

Paul McCollough’s score for the 1990 Tom Savini remake of Night of the Living Dead has, as label Strange Disc puts it, ‘an atmosphere of creepy supernatural darkness and a feeling of impacting doom.’ Much as Savini’s film hews closely to the feel of the original 1968 George A. Romero classic, while updating the specifics … Continued

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LIVE AT HOLLYWOOD THEATRE – STARBURST Magazine

LIVE AT HOLLYWOOD THEATRE - STARBURST Magazine

LIVE AT HOLLYWOOD THEATRE - STARBURST Magazine

“I’m Alan Howarth. Here we go.” So starts the composer’s live album, recorded at Portland, Oregon’s Hollywood Theatre in October of 2014. The concert begins with the beamed message of warning from They Live, and then moves into Halloween III‘s main titles and Chariot of Pumpkins. The Halloween franchise is well-represented, with five of the … Continued

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WESTWORLD SEASON 2 OST – STARBURST Magazine

WESTWORLD SEASON 2 OST - STARBURST Magazine

WESTWORLD SEASON 2 OST - STARBURST Magazine

Ramin Djawadi’s score for the HBO series Westworld has become just as well known for the different interpretations of pop songs as it is for the composer’s original music. Season 2 is no different, but the ways in which Djawadi combines the influences of his score and the music he’s recreating have grown to new … Continued

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FROM THE STEREO TO YOUR SCREEN: Bryan Ferry and LEGEND

FROM THE STEREO TO YOUR SCREEN: Bryan Ferry and LEGEND

FROM THE STEREO TO YOUR SCREEN: Bryan Ferry and LEGEND

“Is Your Love Strong Enough?” by Bryan Ferry from Legend https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1jVclWz_eXU Bryan Ferry was coming off a very good year when he had “Is Your Love Strong Enough?” featured in Ridley Scott’s 1986 dark fantasy film, Legend. 1985 had seen the release of his massive Boys an

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Goblin’s Claudio Simonetti + Suspiria live = this Friday at Screenland Armour

Goblin's Claudio Simonetti + Suspiria live = this Friday at Screenland Armour

Goblin's Claudio Simonetti + Suspiria live = this Friday at Screenland Armour

In the world of horror movie music, there is none more funky than Claudio Simonetti. Be it the proto-electro of Tenebrae, the progressive rock of Zombi,...

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THE BLOB OST – STARBURST Magazine

THE BLOB OST - STARBURST Magazine

THE BLOB OST - STARBURST Magazine

The more one plays the score for the 1988 remake of The Blob, composed by Michael Hoenig, the more one plays the score for the 1988 remake of The Blob. It’s a fascinating set of music, because the German composer’s work is very much of its time, place, and genre, but also manages to far … Continued

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POPCORN OST – STARBURST Magazine

POPCORN OST - STARBURST Magazine

POPCORN OST - STARBURST Magazine

The soundtrack and score for Mark Herrier’s 1991 horror feature Popcorn has never been released before, but it’s now making its debut thanks to the intrepid souls at Strange Disc. It seems that Popcorn has had a bit of a resurgence in popularity of late, making its Blu-ray debut early in 2017. It’s easy to … Continued

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SLENDER MAN OST – STARBURST Magazine

SLENDER MAN OST - STARBURST Magazine

SLENDER MAN OST - STARBURST Magazine

Ramin Djawadi is best known for his epic scores for the likes of Westworld, Pacific Rim, and Game of Thrones, so it comes as a bit of a surprise to hear what he’s done with Brandon Campbell for the recent horror film, Slender Man. Based on the popular viral urban legend, Slender Man is about … Continued

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