Category Archive: Music

MOVIE MUSIK: CLIFF MARTINEZ, WINDING REFN & THE NEON DEMON [2016]

Cliff Martinez has been in the world of film composers for decades and over recent years has firmly placed himself in the same company of heavy-hitters such as Alexandre Desplat and Hans Zimmer,… Continue reading

MOVIE MUSIK: DUNKIRK [2017]

Many thanks to Natalie of writerlovesmovies for writing this awesome essay, analysing Hans Zimmer’s incredibly tense composition for Christopher Nolan’s Dunkirk. The score in its entirety follows this piece. Despite being disconnected from the film, it is… Continue reading

THE VOMIT OF THE UNIVERSE

ATTENTION! This is a test. How long can you listen before you can’t bear it any longer? Well, count yourself lucky! We’ll be taking this 100% improvised pure noise to the stage this… Continue reading

PUNISHABLE.BY.DEATH – A ROUGH DEMO

So I have been putting extra effort into my music so I can get my hairy Australian arse on a stage and actually play in front of people. It is a life long… Continue reading

MONDAY @ THE MUSIC – ARRIVAL

The power of this film, much like 2001 – a film that this draws many influences from – would not be the experience that it is without Johann Johannsson’s bespoke soundtrack to accompany… Continue reading

MONDAY @ THE MUSIC: EX MACHINA

One of the best things about the film Ex Machina is the unsettling atmosphere that is as thick as the walls inside Nathan’s research lab. Listening to the soundtrack reveals why this was… Continue reading

MONDAY @ THE MUSIC: UNDER THE SKIN OST

A massive thanks and shout out to Natalie from WriterLovesMovies who has an awesome site that you should go check out now if you haven’t before, I always learn something new reading her… Continue reading

MONDAY @ THE MUSIC – REQUIEM FOR A DREAM OST

This was the very first Official Soundtrack that I ever laid my hands on. Thanks eBay! It even comes in a nifty slip-case, as of course this was before the age of releasing… Continue reading

MONDAY @ THE MUSIC – IT FOLLOWS OST

When I saw this film, it didn’t take long for me to decide that I was going to buy the soundtrack. As the film continued this decision was only further cemented, and by… Continue reading

MONDAY @ THE MUSIC – WHIPLASH OST

Whiplash – the ultimate film for a die-hard music fan, and for drummers especially. The songs played by the jazz ensemble of the film are fantastic tracks, but how does the rest of… Continue reading