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So what happened to the credits here? It used to be a mixture of solo Atli cues with Atli/Dave Fleming, and now all three guys are credited for every track even though Tillman is only listed as a musician? Is this like with Armageddon, where the "official" credits aren't as accurate as the older ones were? :pMost of the album is comprised of suites, with one consistent tempo per track. <br><br>The material that was scored to picture was scored using the risset rhythm technique, which gave a lot of those tracks their "infinitely getting faster" feeling in the film, so the tempo is always climbing in the film versions. The suites have a stable tempo (except for a couple normal tempo changes, which are different)Not really any... "Nothing Out There" contains the sad piano theme from Begins and Dark Knight, but otherwise the themes that get reprised are pretty much Hans stuff. <br><br>Speaking of credits, any chance the complete score page could be updated with what's out there and official?Could somebody tell me in what cues JNH's themes appear on album?Thanks MIKE, Any ideas of how can I Google it?
Yeah, that cue was either a last minute rewrite or one of the music editors did it.... As for where you can find it...Google is your friend. But it's not going to be available anywhere officially.I think it will be in between NOT ORDINARY CITIZEN / THE SLOW KNIFE and IMAGINE THE FIRE, Does anybody know where can I find it?<br>I noticed that this score doesn't has the soundtrack of the part where Blake is taking the people to the bridge and he is discusing with the other police officer before he blows the bridgeThat's right, I forgot about that... And I totally agree about the score vs. the album. I had no use for this score on album at first, but now that I've watched the movie a few times, I can really hear the logic behind the score and I "get it." <br><br>I still don't get the music as heard on album, though. Are the longer pieces some early suites Hans wrote? Or did he specifically make these arrangements for the album? Do you know the answer to that one, Hybrid?I wanna say I heard the full Cat Suite somewhere... I can't remember if it was legit, but it was 15:39 and it was indeed quite repetitive. It was basically the Selina Kyle Suite from the Z+ app, along with demos of several of the Catwoman-related cues in the final score. If you've listened through the score, you've basically heard the unreleased stuff.
@Mike<br>Zimmer has said in interviews that he “mapped out” the film with one long piece of music to establish the changing tempo of the story, and apparently the script was written to capture the rhythmic feel of the film. So from the very beginning the story was always split up between the three.<br><br>I think a big part of the initial disappointment with the score was the album presentation, which gives off the impression that the music is just some sound design that Zimmer threw together (this is how I personally felt when I first gave it a listen). In actuality it’s a technically impressive score, I really can’t think of any other film score that is so synchronized with a film’s tempo and flows as one long piece of music. Apparently it was a nightmare for Hans, especially when the smallest edits to the film would ruin the flow.<br><br>Doing the 59-minute album was a pretty big disservice to the whole purpose of the music. If you remove one piece the whole thing falls apart, which is part of the reason the album feels so disjointed.Anyone here listened "The Predator" FYC score? <br>Any chance to compare tracklist and running time with official release?These versions suites haven't been officially released, but maybe you can find them somewhere around the Internet unofficially.<br><br>As for the Cat Suite, the most important parts of it can be found in "Selina Kyle" (it's a shortened version of it actually) and "Mind if I cut in?" from the OST. I remember that Hybrid once said that the 15mins Cat Suite was too repetitive, that's why a 5min only version was released, so maybe you are just fine with those two.<br>Where can I listen to the Cat Suite? Or is it literally: Selina Kyle Theme? <br>The Mole P1 (0-1:57)<br>Regimental Brothers P1 (0-1:19)<br>The Mole P2 (1:57-3:44)<br>Regimental Brothers P3 (2:44 onward)<br>We Need Our Army Back<br>Shivering Soldier<br>Supermarine P1 (0-2:47)<br>The Mole P3 (3:45 onward)<br>We Need Our Army Back (again) <br>Supermarine P2 (*5:33)<br>Impulse<br>The Tide<br>Home <br>The Oil <br>Variation 15<br>End Credits <br><br>As everyone said already, the album is made up of suites that combine several cues and several "sounds" used in various places. For example, the is a sound in The Mole (At 2:05) that sounds like a fuse being ignited. This sound is actually right after The Tide in the film.<br>The only tracks that are almost identical to the film are: The Tide, Variation 15 and End Credits, the rest is different. <br><br>So if you were to order the tracks as first heard in the film it would be: <br>The Mole <br>Regimental Brothers <br>We Need Our Army Back<br>Shivering Soldier <br>Supermarine <br>Impluse <br>The Tide <br>Home <br>The Oil<br>Variation 15<br>End credits<br><br>As much as I enjoyed listening to this release, I wish they didn't butcher the score the way they did. I like the suites but there are so many great cues in this film that weren't released. If only they released an isolated score track on Blu-ray. Listening to film extracts is just not enough.
I noticed that as well — the ticking goes all through the movie, except for the boat scenes, and only stops when they get on the train. <br><br>I wonder...could the film have originally been shot so that the beach, sea, and air sequences were there own arcs, and the longer album tracks were written for that? And then Nolan went in and turned the movie into the frenetic, constantly cutting-back-and-forth final product? <br><br>While the album is fine, I personally don't understand why we couldn't have just gotten the film cues. They might have had to stitch several together for each track, but it could have worked.Does anyone know where you can get a digital version of the Japanese versions 2 bonus tracks?Comparing it to YFM’s sfx edit this is what I’ve got;<br><br>“The Mole” seems to be an alternate of the opening sequence. The first minute or so is used, while the rest isn’t. “We Need Our Army Back/Regimental Brothers” are both made up of several cues from different points in the film. <br>“Home” is completely different in the film, which makes me think it may have been recorded specifically for the album. Similar situation with “Oil”. <br>“Supermarine” is definitely a suite. The rest is chronological.<br><br>Interesting thing to note, it seems like a lot of the tempo changes/ticking effects/bass overlays were removed from the album release, making almost every track sound different from the actual film versions. The music in context has a constant pulse going, especially in the way cues segue into each other and change tempo.It's not really possible to chronologically order the album because the album doesn't use the same tracks as the movie. Plus, the album is more or less chronological anyway, given the areas where they are the same.<br>With the complete cue sheet out now. Does anyone know what the chronological order of the album would be?
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles - Out Of The Shadows
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  1. Squirrel Formation (3:02)
  2. Shredder (3:38)
  3. Tartaruga Brothers (3:00)
  4. Baxter Stockman (2:25)
  5. Shredder Escape (6:27)
  6. Krang (5:01)
  7. Turtle Power (2:30)
  8. Transformation (3:11)
  9. Foot Clan Chase (3:05)
  10. Casey Jones (2:28)
  11. Become Human (1:48)
  12. The Falcon (3:04)
  13. Jump! (5:16)
  14. Launch The Beam (1:10)
  15. Technodrome Assembles (1:53)
  16. Just One Sip (4:42)
  17. Toby Chest (2:26)
  18. Turtles Meet Krang (4:18)
  19. Fight On The Technodrome (2:13)
  20. Close The Portal (2:34)
  21. Brothers (2:51)
  22. Half Shell (1:49)
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superultramegaa reply Replies: 4 || 2018-04-14 22:39:34
Don't worry this one won't be an essay's length. After listening to this score again, it's probably Jablonsky's best since Steamboy. The main theme, while sounding a bit like Transformers (hell it's even in G minor like "Autobots"), is used much more effectively with clever writing where the theme clashes with the villain themes, some much appreciated key variations, and a feeling of fun and adventure that hasn't been present in a Jablonsky score since "Your Highness".

"Become Human" has a wonderful variation of the theme that conveys something similar to "Optimus", that there'll always be a tragic side to these characters. And like TF5, the use of electronics here give the score a sense of sound variety, despite the lack of woodwinds and other instruments.

"Turtle Power" is nothing more than fun. Just pure fun. It sounds like the lighthearted, yet bombastic music Nickelodeon would use for their cartoons, which is incredibly fitting for this movie. And like the main theme, the key variations really make it feel special and unique.

While I don't remember the Shredder theme too much, the Krang theme is extremely memorable. I like how the first half of the theme is a reference to Halloween, conveying the insanity of this deformed creature, and how it slowly develops seamlessly to Steve's own, original composition for the character. Plus the way the 2 villain themes come together in the finale, is incredibly satisfying.

Honestly, this might be Jablonsky's best score since Steamboy. It's wonderfully melodic, has echoes in tone to Danny Elfman and James Horner's work on the Spider-Man franchise, and it reminds me of his early work when he didn't have to worry about being compared to Zimmer. Hell, "Baxter Stockman" is basically a Desperate Housewives track.


superultramegaa2018-04-14 22:41:20
Also I just realized I said it's Jablonsky's best score since Steamboy twice. Good job on not editing that, me.


mpolonest123 2018-04-15 09:22:42
Couldn’t agree more.

For some reason I always forget this score, but whenever I revisit it I instantly fall in love. If anything, this score is definitely a throwback to the classic MV scores. The themes are simple but still memorable, and the variety of music keeps things interesting.

Would love to see more scores like this from Steve!


Edmund Meinerts2018-04-15 12:03:36
I need to listen to this one again. I love the themes, but the many action cues seemed to sort of blend into one another (unlike with Steamboy, where each one has its own distinct personality). I agree it's one of Jablonsky's best scores though. Hoping that this year's Skyscraper is similarly fun.


superultramegaa2018-04-15 13:45:32
Yeah, I listened to the end credits music of Game Over, Man, and I gotta tell you guys, it's nothing special. Though to be fair I'm really not sure if I've ever heard I really great score for a Hangover-type of movie like that. So I don't think there was much Steve could do with that one. Maybe Skyscraper will give him more opportunities to show his skill.

Steve H. reply Replies: 2 || 2016-11-10 00:29:08
anyone got a Chronological list for this?


Everan2016-11-11 02:45:50
Remove Turtle Power and place it in the end (it's a theme suite) and it's ordered


Jim Hults2016-11-14 19:25:42
Squirrel formation, is in the main title and the turtles grab the pizza to the basketball game, Shredder is were Shredder with the cop and put him in the van, Baxter stockman is a scene were April is had a blonde wigs.

Jim Hults reply Replies: 0 || 2016-11-14 19:21:28
OK, Squirrel Formation, Baxter Stock man, Tartaruga Brothers, Shredder, Shredder Escape, Krang, Transformation, Foot Clan Chase, Casey Jones,

Joshua reply Replies: 3 || 2016-09-20 19:35:59
@Hybrid I just saw that they are making a new short film in the BMW series. You happen to know if Jablonsky is returning since he did Hostage. Or if (fingers crossed) Mazzaro or Kawczynski may do it since Neil Blomkamp is directing, that'd be pretty sweet.


Music4Love2016-09-21 00:49:07
I see Lorne Balfe is working with Blomkamp .


Joshua2016-09-21 03:04:59
Yeah?! Another solid choice. As long as its an RC guy. The best scores in the series where Jab's and HGW's


Joshua 2016-09-22 07:48:33
Lorne confirmed on Twitter he's not doing it.

MrZimmerFan reply Replies: 0 || 2016-09-01 21:52:38
New Jab!

http: //filmmusicreporter.com/ 2016/08/18/deepwater-horizon-soundtrack-announced/

Jabba reply Replies: 6 || 2016-06-07 09:32:39
Steve's new theme is fantastic. I don't know what people are talking about Tyler's theme for the first movie. Isn't it just another slight variation of his Iron Man or Thor 2 themes?


Vivien2016-06-07 12:36:55
Agreed. TMNT 1 = Iron man 3 = Thor 2


MrZimmerFan2016-06-07 12:53:52
But still one of his best works


Listen carefully2016-07-15 13:53:36
Please.. All those themes are different. People feel similarity because Tyler uses horns a lot. Think of theme of superman(old version) and that of star wars. Even their codes and melodys are different, many people think that they are "slight variation".. When you finish studying codes, you will notice those musics are all different.......
I wonder why don't you say TMNT2 theme is longer part of transformers theme..
Think before you type.


Edmund Meinerts2016-07-15 21:16:43
Nah, it's way more than "he uses horns a lot". The harmonies Tyler uses are far more simplistic and rooted in pop music (especially the iv-VI-I-V from Thor 2, dear God is that ever an overused progression) than the far more complex late-romantic idiom that Williams uses, so when Tyler uses similar ones from score to score it really stands out. The orchestrations in Williams' big themes from the late-70s-early-80s might be similar but the progressions (and rhythmic construction) in Star Wars, Superman and Indiana Jones are totally different. Not to mention the fact that Tyler's melodic lines are way shorter than Williams'.

That Jablonsky's TMNT2 theme sounds a bit like Transformers is, however, also true. But I'm willing to give it a pass because I like hearing that melodic side of Jablonsky's writing make a return.


Yoon(Listen carefully)2016-07-16 08:09:18
Edmund Meinerts, I wasn't talking about the styles of Tyler's music or Williams'. I tried to point out that people make rush response to musics. Normal people could say composer's musics are same when they contact musics which contains similar use of instruments. Even if those themes are different. Such as Williams' musics. I was surprised that many people who listened to theme of star wars(opening part) and that of superman barely distinguished the difference because the arrangement of orchestra. That is the reason why I mentioned William's theme. And I wanted to say that this phenomenon is happening to you.


Yoon2016-07-16 16:27:07
I never heard IV VI I V progression. Isn't it I VI III VII??

Jack Afrogarrix reply Replies: 0 || 2016-06-28 17:00:55
Steve Jablonsky:Composer
Gary Dworetsty:Additional Music
David Fleming:Additional Music
Jay Flood:Additional Music
Corey Jackson:Additional Music
James Sale:Conductor

This Soundtrack It's So Cool And Better With Orchestra + Electronic

Jim reply Replies: 1 || 2016-06-27 08:59:02
Steve did a good job for 2 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles films, but he'll be back on the third Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, with Megan Fox, Will Arnest, and the Turtles cast members.


Edmund Meinerts2016-06-27 10:02:09
Correction: 1 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle film.

Joshua reply Replies: 0 || 2016-06-11 23:43:08
Saw the film (which i thought was a lot of fun) but i didn't recall hearing "Half Shell" in the film anywhere. Was it there and i just missed it or did they not use it at all? The rest of the score i thought worked great with the film.

MB reply Replies: 13 || 2016-06-04 16:31:33
Track 10. Casey Jones - from 0:48 to 01:13 is 100% ripoff from Mad Max Fury Road Theme by Tom Holkenborg. Why?


Hybrid Soldier2016-06-04 17:54:29
Because temptrack !


MB2016-06-04 18:52:54
So? What is temptrack?


0-^-02016-06-04 20:03:08
Temps aside, SJ's works always have a reference to, or ring of RCP's "latest and greatest" output.


Everan2016-06-04 20:56:28
Still sounds rad as hell


Dudu2016-06-04 22:04:28
Well...if temptrack it is, am I the only one to hear some kingsman in "turtles meet krang"?
PS:love the score!tartaruga brothers, brothers and half shell(obviously!) are the highlights for me. Nice return to form after a lackluster "witch hunter" score


Edmund Meinerts2016-06-05 10:06:17
That's okay, Junkie took that idea from Craig Armstrong's The Incredible Hulk in the first place anyway. :p


Felix2016-06-05 14:29:01
Track 3: Tartaruga Brothers reminds me of Terminated from Terminator: Genisys by Lorne Balfe....xD


Evenstar2016-06-05 16:50:11
@Felix: Thought that too :D


al budy2016-06-05 16:51:21
and Track 2 Shredder sounds like Shredder from Battleship :D


Russel2016-06-05 19:22:15
Haha yeah, because that's totally not Brad Fiedel's theme at all....


meta2016-06-06 01:10:05
Dammit people you're missing the point!

Thi sis the sound we WANT Jablonsky to come back to.

I dont know about the rest of you all, but I prefer my Steve Jablonsky with a side of Transformers.

The man simply kicks ass when it comes to guitar riff scores.


F@2016-06-06 01:10:15
Reminds me! reminds me! Make it better! Hate this reminds guys.


Edmund Meinerts2016-06-06 10:14:29
If something reminds us of something else then we damn well have the right to point it out.

Fan reply Replies: 0 || 2016-06-05 13:26:59
MB, what about "Brothers in Arms" by Steve Jablonsky? score for Transformers 4 "Punch-hold Slide Repeat" from. listen to a score of RC for the first time? besides, it was hans zimmer himself confessed that inspired the composer in rc with one another. when a making travel will next make it similar or better. Jablonsky also writes this year for four movies, the music and happy father what one sees on facebook. is just a lot of time pressure behind it but he always comes with what new and used elements from his earlier scores which is also in order. hans zimmer makes it too! especially if it is a specific piece of very good like a pity when you hear film four times in different. but okay.

T-Mann036 reply Replies: 0 || 2016-06-04 19:33:33
The "Half Shell" track makes me want to yell... COWABUNGA!!!! 'Nuff said.

Joshua reply Replies: 0 || 2016-06-03 21:57:04
Oh man, I love this score! Its alot of fun and the main theme (i guess it could be called the brothers theme) is very strong. Tyler's score was also good but i definitely prefer Steve's work here.

jewen reply Replies: 0 || 2016-06-03 21:22:16
Half Shell....What Amazing cover from the original TV Series Intro song.

That's why I'm still thinking....Why this good composer didn't get this leitmotiv and made a really fun and cool soundtrack?

Because this OST is all but not fun or inspired or nothing fine.
Is really boring and "pilot-mode on", so generic and souless.

I remember the last soundtrack by Brian Tyler. Wasn't a master piece but had a very good main theme and was correct music along the movie. Perhaps when I'll be watching the this sequel I'll can apreciate more the music work with the rest of stuff, but for now, every time I listen the last track "Half Shell"....I'm still askingn, Why?

Drunkenmunkey reply Replies: 0 || 2016-06-03 20:32:49
As far as the score goes, this is definitely my Fav Jab score second only to TF1. The new theme is fantastic and recognizable, although I personally favor Tyler's.

MrZimmerFan reply Replies: 0 || 2016-06-03 16:05:52
It's good, not better than Brian's, but there is a cool stuff here, specially the main theme, maybe is the most fun Jablonsky work since TF3.

Jack Afrogarrix reply Replies: 1 || 2016-06-03 12:39:33
Love This Score From Steve Jablonsky cool With Orchestra +Electronic Music By The Movie. The New Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Theme Is Cool And Better Than Brian Tyler But The Two Score I Like It. You Must Hear in Apple The Score Of Steve Jablonsky Maybe Is The End Credits Music Is "Half Shell" From New Theme TMNT 2016 And Others New Theme Like Shredder,Krang & Casey Jones


Edmund Meinerts2016-06-03 15:46:01
I never understand why some people feel the need to capitalize every word when they post a comment. I see it on YouTube all the time as well. Baffling.

Jim reply Replies: 7 || 2016-05-31 13:04:52
I love this guy, forget Brian Tyler music, just this music.


MrZimmerFan2016-05-31 13:06:57
I really like the Brian's work in the first one, but, i believe, Jablonsky delivers in this... I hope that.


scarecrow92016-05-31 13:16:13
Brian Tyler did awesome theme and job in the first one, that is for sure but I am glad that Jablonsky scored this one a make it his own and we get completely different music and I can´t wait to hear it whole, I hope Jablonsky will do one day some kind of Marvel movie because he is really talented.


Ds2016-05-31 14:17:49
scarecrow9, there's an awful contradiction at the end of your sentence... Talented people deserve so much better than scoring Marvel movies


Everan2016-05-31 15:25:09
I hope myself Steve manages to get Justice League since Zimmer's leaving. Maybe with Junkie to aid in keeping the style and thematic music on the film, and adapt Hans' themes for Flash, Aquaman and Cyborg.


Macejko2016-05-31 16:00:52
Flash, Aquaman and Cyborg had a theme? o.O


Edmund Meinerts2016-05-31 16:30:19
I think he means the themes that Hans (or whoever) would eventually write for those characters. I seem to recall one of the ideas for music in the DC universe was Hans writing all the main themes, and then various RC composers doing the individual scores using those themes. Honestly, I kind of like the sound of that. It would take advantage of the collaborative nature of RC in the best possible way.

To bring things back to Turtles, Tyler's score for the first is actually one of my favorites of his (it's not as generic as his Marvel music and has some unusually complex writing and cool Matrix-like brass moments), but I thought his main theme was pretty weak and sounded like every other heroic theme he's ever written. With Jablonsky I'm the other way around - I'm fairly confident in his ability to deliver strong themes (even his weakest scores usually have that). But he often stumbles when it comes to the actual underscore. I'm still looking forward to hearing this, though - it could be the best Jablonsky score in a long time.


Everan2016-05-31 17:27:18
Yeah, what Edmund said, like everything,

Vivien reply Replies: 0 || 2016-05-30 21:20:47
It sounds great ! I want to hear the whole thing now !

Russel reply Replies: 0 || 2016-05-30 04:02:48
Nothing I love more than listening to Amazon's MP3 samples lmao.

Fan reply Replies: 0 || 2016-05-29 15:30:47
A Little disappointed no cd release? -,-

tj reply Replies: 4 || 2016-05-29 00:26:17
it will be released on June 3rd, soundtrack samples already available on Amazon


Dudu2016-05-29 02:24:48
Based on what I hear from the samples, I like it. Different from the first one (and it seems he didn't use Brian Tyler's themes), Jablonsky's style. AND, I hear the 80's anime opening theme in half shell (maybe I'm crazy...), I can't wait!


Everan2016-05-29 03:52:00
Sounds adventurous alright, can't wait for turtle power, it's that new theme from the clips and it's so cool.


Hybrid Soldier2016-05-29 12:35:06
I confirm for the Animated theme... Some of is in Half Shell ! lol


Anonymous2016-05-29 13:39:00
The movie was temptracked with mad max cues it seems. there are some motifs from the main theme in some of the samples

scarecrow9 reply Replies: 0 || 2016-05-29 11:18:43
THAT SOUNDS AMAZING!! lets bring Steve for Avengers Infinity War!

Leo reply Replies: 0 || 2016-05-29 09:57:09
One of the themes reminds me of Guile's Theme of the Street Fighter II game.

MrZimmerfan reply Replies: 6 || 2016-05-22 13:28:49
Yes!


Joshua2016-05-22 18:53:13
Ah hell yeah! Bring it on! I was starting to get worried we weren't gonna get another Steve release.


Everan2016-05-22 20:16:33
Still hoping for a Keanu release


Hybrid Soldier2016-05-23 22:41:53
Keanu won't get released.

As for TMNT, I wonder why Steve's OST are always made so at the last minute... was the case with Transformers 1, 3, 4... Seems to be his speciality...


Ds2016-05-23 22:45:25
Actually it only seems to happen with movies produced by Michael Bay. The Last Witch Hunter was ready well on time, if I recall well :-p

When TF3 came out, Steve said in interviews that the CD had been ready for a long time, but just waited too long for Bay's approval, because Bay was busy with something else...


Everan2016-05-24 15:28:01
I really wanted Keanu :(
Oh well, at least this one's getting out. Hope Steve's back for TF Last Knight, and not Balfe.


Evenstar2016-05-25 04:10:34
Well then... Michael Bay sucks. Another Jablonsky score we need to hope for a promo ...

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