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Well, for starters, the HAN SOLO theme Williams wrote is kind of...well...meh....<br><br>And I can see where Powell had to incorporate the original Star Wars and some Empire themes....Asteroid Field being one of them.<br><br>I just kinda hoped Powell would adapt Asteroid Field into something more than whatever the hell butchery happened here....Whoa, whoa, whoa, whoa! When was there a flute in this score?? I just noticed there's a credit for a flute soloist, and I've listened to this score several times and never noticed a flute? Does anyone have any idea which track it might be?It's really sad how more than half of this score is just very messy bombastic sound rather than a more structured melodic/thematic approach, this coming from a hardcore Powell fan. The saddest thing is that this was THE film for him to score, full of action and chase sequences, which John has always excelled at. Here however, rather than his usual voice, it sounds as if he shies away from it and goes back to anything established by Williams every 30 seconds or so. Whenever it sounds like a cue is leading up to something interesting and exploring a new idea, it just shies away from it. This might have been on the directors/producer's side of things... or that's what I'm choosing to believe, at least. Don't get me wrong, every so often there are some sections that really do shine, this often being when Powell isn't just trying to sound Williamsy and/or referencing old SW material. Maybe I just need to give the album a few more listens. Usually happens whenever a new Powell soundtrack album is released. Not sure, though. Just by listening to Ferdinand a few times, for example, you could really feel and understand the story, its characters and their development, as their themes developed as well. This one is just a mess and feels... off.Such an inspiring track. Loved it when it was released and still love it.Only now just watched this show on Netflix and love balfes score . Canít believe this dark moody music is his !cant wait for Mission Impossible Fallout
It's a beautiful score. Already curious as to what he brings with The Meg@mrzimmerfan<br><br>Still have to disagree, I love the new ďPark ThemeĒ and the way it sort of takes over from the classic theme. Then you have the Indominus theme, Owenís theme, the villain theme, the family theme, the source music, etc.<br>Iíll take that any day over Lost World and JP3. Is it as good as the original score? Hell no, but not many scores are.<br><br>And I do see the similarities between the vulture theme and those other ones listed. Itís definitely not original, but it is effective.Really?, because sounds more like Beltrami than SilvestriVulture's theme is The Avengers theme but in lower tonesThis is just more of the "smooth talking, bad scoring" technique that Zimmer is very good at.
'Yeah, I definitely disagree. When I was watching Rogue One in theaters I kept getting taken out of the film because of the music, which isnít something that I normally pay attention to when I watch movies. '<br><br>The action music in that movie reinforces the tension and epicness of the movie (for example, The Master Switch gives gravitas to the scene and have a nice rendition for the theme of Chirrut's character)<br><br>'And I know it gets criticized a lot, but I honestly love Jurassic World. The flat recording sound aside, I think itís an intelligent score that does something new the franchise material while still paying tribute. Even Homecoming has grown on me, particularly Vultureís theme.'<br><br>Jurassic World, musically speaking, copies the tonal sound from the first Jurassic and dosen't give a memorable theme for the new park (the theme is more a other version from the Williams' theme), dosen't feel fresh to the franchise or inteligent, reverse, copies the tonal aspects from the original music from John Williams. Vulture's theme is a reshash from the Fantastic Four theme from Marco Beltrami and Philip Glassmpolonest123 Iím glad Iím not the only one who enjoys Jurassic World. It think it pays great tribute to John Williamsí groundbreaking work for the JP franchise, but it also had many exciting and creative motifs that made the score stand out in my mind.As for Pan, I initially wasnít impressed at all with the music. It took about a year for it to sink in and let me fall in love with the themes.@mrzimmerfan<br>Yeah, I definitely disagree. When I was watching Rogue One in theaters I kept getting taken out of the film because of the music, which isnít something that I normally pay attention to when I watch movies. <br><br>And I know it gets criticized a lot, but I honestly love Jurassic World. The flat recording sound aside, I think itís an intelligent score that does something new the franchise material while still paying tribute. Even Homecoming has grown on me, particularly Vultureís theme.@Ds: i'm not a big fan for Pan, i liked the score, but Powell have MUUUCH better action/fantasy scores.
"Pan" was also a replacement score, and look at the marvelous Powell score we got... However I don't know how long he had to score it. Certainly a bit more time than what Giacchino got for Rogue One.The action music is flat in Rogue One?, agree if the score isn't as good as Jupiter Ascending, for example, but the action music is BETTER than Spider-Man or Jurassic World.<br><br>IMHOAlso new Harry Gregson-Williams score out today! Breath.To be fair, Giacchino didnít have much time to work on Rogue One, which explains why certain portions (coughactionmusiccough) fell flat. Itís not a bad score at all, but yeah, John Powell is above and beyond a better composer. His recordings have life and energy, and while most of it still sounds like Powell, he is able to switch into Williams mode so easily.<br><br>In defense of Giacchino though, just go listen to Jupiter Ascending if you want a score on the same level as this. The action music is phenomenal, there are at least a dozen solid themes, and the recording doesnít seem as flat as some of his other scores.I think Powell found his niche with this score...<br>Because he's WAY better at apeing Williams than Giacchino could ever be, and with way more energy....<br><br>And here Giacchino prides his work on Williams from his origins in video game music... <br><br>This blows Giacchino out of the ocean and into the moon. This surprises me, as I expected Giacchino to have such  huge hard-on for Williams.
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Sherlock Holmes
Label: WaterTower Music
Length: 54'40
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    Hans Zimmer, Lorne Balfe
  2. Is It Poison, Nanny? (2:53)
    Lorne Balfe
  3. I Never Woke Up In Handcuffs Before (1:44)
    Hans Zimmer
  4. My Mind Rebels At Stagnation (4:31)
    Hans Zimmer, Lorne Balfe
  5. Data, Data, Data (2:15)
    Hans Zimmer
  6. He's Killed The Dog Again (3:15)
    Hans Zimmer, Lorne Balfe
  7. Marital Sabotage (3:44)
    Hans Zimmer
  8. Not In Blood, But In Bond (2:13)
    Hans Zimmer
  9. Ah, Putrefaction (1:50)
    Hans Zimmer, Lorne Balfe
  10. Panic, Shear Bloody Panic (2:38)
    Hans Zimmer, Lorne Balfe
  11. Psychological Recovery... 6 Months (18:18)
    Hans Zimmer, Lorne Balfe
  12. Catatonic (6:44)
    Hans Zimmer, Lorne Balfe
  13. Holmes (Hans 'n' Guy Version) (2:14) *
    Hans Zimmer
*Buy tickets in advance for Sherlock Holmes and receive a free exclusive of the song Holmes (Hans 'n' Guy Version) by Hans Zimmer on iTunes.
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Enrico reply Replies: 0 || 2009-11-28 00:00:00
It can't be stopped...It's a big film and not a poor film like "It's Complicated"...

easton reply Replies: 0 || 2009-11-28 00:00:00
Uhm, It's Complicated may not be your thing but it doesn't look like a poor film. I think it will do well at the box office.

Enrico reply Replies: 0 || 2009-11-28 00:00:00
I don'th think so...however it's not a kolossal...

Enrico reply Replies: 0 || 2009-11-27 00:00:00
Right...I'll buy the CD and I'll go to see the movie in cinemas!!!

PS: will be this film in 3D?!!

Han's fan reply Replies: 0 || 2009-11-27 00:00:00
Hey can anyne tell me what tracks did hans zimmer do in the transformers 2?

Matteo Falsaperla reply Replies: 0 || 2009-11-27 00:00:00
@ Han's fan
Most probably Has did togheter with Jablonsky and Linkin Park the track " Nest "

Skyler reply Replies: 0 || 2009-11-27 00:00:00
Strange... I think this is the first movie score cover album artwork I've seen to have a "music produced by" credit in addition to the standard "music composed by."

kakashi reply Replies: 0 || 2009-11-27 00:00:00
now we just need lenght details...

Ravi Krishna reply Replies: 0 || 2009-11-27 00:00:00
This might be one of the best scores this year if I trust my intuition. I hope the movie is successful too, so there can be sequels and more scores from Hans!

Enrico reply Replies: 0 || 2009-11-27 00:00:00
I forgot to say that this is a great tracklist!!! Very good job Hans!!! There are fantastic titles!!!

But the cover should be done in HD...in iTunes it should appear GOOD!!! :D
(Just kidding)

Enrico reply Replies: 0 || 2009-11-27 00:00:00
Ehi guys...do you think that Hans will be nominated for Oscar? Or for any other award?

Sylvos reply Replies: 0 || 2009-11-27 00:00:00
Good cover, good tracklisting but we may never know, this one may end up in the same venue as 'It's Complicated' so best wait and see if it actually happens!

Miles reply Replies: 0 || 2009-11-27 00:00:00
I think the fact that there's a cover and tracklisting at all means that the chances of this being released are very high, but that's just IMO.

Enrico reply Replies: 0 || 2009-11-26 00:00:00
Any news guy???
On wikipedia there is a special page about Avatar score...and about Sherlcok Holmes??? Nothing... :(

Ele reply Replies: 0 || 2009-11-26 00:00:00
O hai Tracklist!

Enrico reply Replies: 0 || 2009-11-25 00:00:00
PS: if you have some news about Sherlock Holmes, please let us know!!!

Enrico reply Replies: 0 || 2009-11-25 00:00:00
Thank you very much...I appreciate your great job for me!!!
Thanks...

Brad reply Replies: 0 || 2009-11-25 00:00:00
@Enrico:

Sorry, after much searching I haven't been able to find the specific song from the "Christmas Carol" trailer. The best I can do is that it's probably something from one of the Harry Potter scores, either one of the original soundtracks or a complete version of the score. Sorry, thats the only hint I found : ( But if you like trailer music, you should also check out a group called Immediate Music. Awesome, awesome stuff! I think on iTunes they're named just Immediate, but it's the same group. Also search for another group called Two Steps From Hell. Their stuff is simply epic...especially their single "Master Of Shadows" which can be heard in the recent trailer of "2012." Have a great day : )

Enrico reply Replies: 0 || 2009-11-21 00:00:00
Ehi Brad, I've a question for you!
Do you know where can I find the music used in the trailer of "A Christmas Carol" please? On the original soundtrack there isn't anything of that music...
Thanks!

Enrico reply Replies: 0 || 2009-11-20 00:00:00
Ok don't worry Brad, I found their disogrhapy!!!
Thank you very much!

PS: however, does someone know some track for SH?

Brad reply Replies: 0 || 2009-11-19 00:00:00
@Enrico:

Prolly not seeing as the music used in the trailer(s) is by a trailer music company called E.S. Posthumus. The song featured is their recent single "Unstoppable."

Enrico reply Replies: 0 || 2009-11-19 00:00:00
Oh thank you Brad...can you say to me where can I find that music?

Enrico reply Replies: 0 || 2009-11-19 00:00:00
WE WANT THE TRACKLIST!!! :D

Brad reply Replies: 0 || 2009-11-19 00:00:00
@Enrico:

iTunes has and pretty much any other online Mp3 store. Just search E.S. Posthumus. I would give you the link to where I got but I'm not allowed to do that : )

Enrico reply Replies: 0 || 2009-11-18 00:00:00
Yes!!! It'll be out on 21 December!!! I want the original CD!!!

Honestly I think that the music in the trailer is what we'll listen in the CD...

Mikel Siw (a fan from Spain) reply Replies: 0 || 2009-11-18 00:00:00
Waiting for this new miracle... ZIMMER FOREVER!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Ravi Krishna reply Replies: 0 || 2009-11-18 00:00:00
Two scores by Hans coming in December. "Can't Wait!!" would be an understatement! ;-)

Hybrid Soldier reply Replies: 0 || 2009-11-17 00:00:00
Well there's that one too !!

But I'll wait for some more confirmation... :P

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