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Tracklist<br><br>1. Hostage Part 1<br>  2. Will & Sarah<br>  3. Welcome To Heaven<br>  4. Botha<br>  5. The Crane<br>  6. Chopper Ambush<br>  7. Duct Tape<br>  8. Bridge Collapse<br>  9. Proper Motivation<br>  10. Out On A Ledge<br>  11. Georgia & Henry<br>  12. Reflections<br>  13. Hostage Part 2<br>  14. Reboot<br>  15. Lucky Man<br>  16. Skyscraper<br>  17. The Pearl<br>  18. WallsSorry about my ingnorance, but what means "Additional Music" (Batu Sener, Paul Mounsey, etc)?Conrad Pope orchestrated and conducted this in New Zealand so i hope this isn’t Junkie’s regular sound design, percussion and synth score.@Edmund Meinerts:<br><br>"Hope nobody is stupid enough to think Powell was to blame." This. Following that same logic, Disney should never have let Williams back after the prequel trilogy.Has anyone been able to source this amazing soundtrack on records? <br><br>Thanks,
He already did score a masterpiece in Mad Max Fury Road, although his music for that was no masterpiece. ;)Do you say "masterpiece" based on Peter Jackson's name, or based on the trailer? Because I'm really afraid for this movie, I love Jackson's films, but it just looks too dumb :-pBest chance Junkie XL will ever have to score a masterpiece. Hope he do one this right.According to Film Music Reporter Junkie will score Mortal Engines. <br><br>http: //filmmusicreporter.com/2018/06/18/junkie-xl-scoring-mortal- engines-movie-adaptation/There wasn't really any hype for the movie, it didn't seem like people were all that interested in a Han Solo origin story. Plus it's only been half a year since Last Jedi came out and broke the internet. Unlike Marvel, Star Wars doesn't seem immune to franchise fatigue.<br><br>A shame. Hope nobody is stupid enough to think Powell was to blame.
Hi guys. Dose anybody know why solo faild in box office ?Search for "filmtracks".Sorry, just found it.Tried that, couldn't find an author named Clemmensen who reviewed it. (I don't know where to look I haven't seen this guy's reviews before).Should be easy to find with google...
Seriously guys, what site is he on? I want to see this review, but I don't know where it is.I know woodwinds, with few exception, have been completely abandoned by RCP, but man would it be nice if Steve fit woodwinds into the small scale family scenes. He's great with them, but for whatever reason he doesn't seem to be able to use them unless it's an animation, The Sims or IDEA specifically, or fantasy (even then The Last Witch Hunter had no woodwinds). They add so much to the soundscape and make any score so much richer. <br><br>I'm listening to the Lord of the Rings Trilogy again currently, and god, they'd be nothing without all of those flutes and clarinets. Even when the main instrument is brass or string, the addition of woodwinds is so cleverly implemented by Shore, and they not only blend, but they actively enhance the sound. <br><br>Of course I'd also love Steve to continue using choir. He even seems to be getting better with it, with Transformers 5's use of it resembling the Halo franchise in a number of ways. It would be a wonderful surprise though if he went back to woodwinds eventually. I'm definitely not of the belief that they can't be used in a modern day setting either (Silence of the Lambs and the Spider-Man scores use them particularly well).Steve is a very accommodating composer. So it's really up to the director's vision. With Bay, you know you gonna hear some of the best stuff Steve has to offer and that's because they share the same "musical ear".<br><br>When he's scoring Peter Berg movies, Steve often relies on sound design and his scores for those movies are not really melodic. The few exceptions aside, Berg likes sound design scores. And he likes to experiment A LOT (example: the MRI machine sound that was incorporated in the Battleship score. Bold choice!).<br><br>Where does the director of Skyscraper stand in all of this?<br><br>Personally, I think this score will be "in the middle". Little sound design there, little melodic cue over here.... : ) I don't expect power anthems, simply because - as big as the movie is - it's not "Michael Bay big". I do hope for a little choir work though. Steve is great with choir.The Solo review does look quite good.<br><br>Clemmensen comes across pretty badly in many of his reviews. Even some of the positive ones. He has some very strong preconceptions about certain things that sometimes lead him to say some reasonably aggravating stuff.<br><br>Interestingly, he stays almost reasonable in his A World's End review. I wouldn't point to that one as his most typical negative review.Additional information<br>Posted date 2016<br><br>but, It was sold for two years.<br><br>
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  Skyscraper2018-06-21 11:55:19
MrZimmerFan
Tracklist

1. Hostage Part 1
2. Will & Sarah
3. Welcome To Heaven
4. Botha
5. The Crane
6. Chopper Ambush
7. Duct Tape
8. Bridge Collapse
9. Proper Motivation
10. Out On A Ledge
11. Georgia & Henry
12. Reflections
13. Hostage Part 2
14. Reboot
15. Lucky Man
16. Skyscraper
17. The Pearl
18. Walls
  Solo - A Star Wars Story2018-06-21 11:47:06
jewen
Sorry about my ingnorance, but what means "Additional Music" (Batu Sener, Paul Mounsey, etc)?
  Tomb Raider2018-06-21 09:05:33
...
Conrad Pope orchestrated and conducted this in New Zealand so i hope this isn’t Junkie’s regular sound design, percussion and synth score.
  Solo - A Star Wars Story2018-06-21 07:13:47
jjstarA113
@Edmund Meinerts:

"Hope nobody is stupid enough to think Powell was to blame." This. Following that same logic, Disney should never have let Williams back after the prequel trilogy.
  Sherlock Holmes - A Game Of Shadows2018-06-21 01:19:38
Ben
Has anyone been able to source this amazing soundtrack on records?

Thanks,
  Tomb Raider2018-06-20 23:45:56
Edmund Meinerts
He already did score a masterpiece in Mad Max Fury Road, although his music for that was no masterpiece. ;)
  Tomb Raider2018-06-20 22:07:40
Ds
Do you say "masterpiece" based on Peter Jackson's name, or based on the trailer? Because I'm really afraid for this movie, I love Jackson's films, but it just looks too dumb :-p
  Tomb Raider2018-06-20 20:11:56
Mephariel
Best chance Junkie XL will ever have to score a masterpiece. Hope he do one this right.
  Tomb Raider2018-06-20 19:00:57
Miralsice
According to Film Music Reporter Junkie will score Mortal Engines.

http: //filmmusicreporter.com/2018/06/18/junkie-xl-scoring-mortal- engines-movie-adaptation/
  Solo - A Star Wars Story2018-06-20 13:46:37
Edmund Meinerts
There wasn't really any hype for the movie, it didn't seem like people were all that interested in a Han Solo origin story. Plus it's only been half a year since Last Jedi came out and broke the internet. Unlike Marvel, Star Wars doesn't seem immune to franchise fatigue.

A shame. Hope nobody is stupid enough to think Powell was to blame.
  Solo - A Star Wars Story2018-06-20 10:26:02
Anonymous
Hi guys. Dose anybody know why solo faild in box office ?
  Solo - A Star Wars Story2018-06-20 03:05:43
Olive
Search for "filmtracks".
  Solo - A Star Wars Story2018-06-20 00:44:18
superultramegaa
Sorry, just found it.
  Solo - A Star Wars Story2018-06-20 00:41:04
superultramegaa
Tried that, couldn't find an author named Clemmensen who reviewed it. (I don't know where to look I haven't seen this guy's reviews before).
  Solo - A Star Wars Story2018-06-20 00:12:37
Powellfan
Should be easy to find with google...
  Solo - A Star Wars Story2018-06-19 19:17:24
superultramegaa
Seriously guys, what site is he on? I want to see this review, but I don't know where it is.
  Skyscraper2018-06-19 19:14:17
superultramegaa
I know woodwinds, with few exception, have been completely abandoned by RCP, but man would it be nice if Steve fit woodwinds into the small scale family scenes. He's great with them, but for whatever reason he doesn't seem to be able to use them unless it's an animation, The Sims or IDEA specifically, or fantasy (even then The Last Witch Hunter had no woodwinds). They add so much to the soundscape and make any score so much richer.

I'm listening to the Lord of the Rings Trilogy again currently, and god, they'd be nothing without all of those flutes and clarinets. Even when the main instrument is brass or string, the addition of woodwinds is so cleverly implemented by Shore, and they not only blend, but they actively enhance the sound.

Of course I'd also love Steve to continue using choir. He even seems to be getting better with it, with Transformers 5's use of it resembling the Halo franchise in a number of ways. It would be a wonderful surprise though if he went back to woodwinds eventually. I'm definitely not of the belief that they can't be used in a modern day setting either (Silence of the Lambs and the Spider-Man scores use them particularly well).
  Skyscraper2018-06-19 08:52:20
Bayhem
Steve is a very accommodating composer. So it's really up to the director's vision. With Bay, you know you gonna hear some of the best stuff Steve has to offer and that's because they share the same "musical ear".

When he's scoring Peter Berg movies, Steve often relies on sound design and his scores for those movies are not really melodic. The few exceptions aside, Berg likes sound design scores. And he likes to experiment A LOT (example: the MRI machine sound that was incorporated in the Battleship score. Bold choice!).

Where does the director of Skyscraper stand in all of this?

Personally, I think this score will be "in the middle". Little sound design there, little melodic cue over here.... : ) I don't expect power anthems, simply because - as big as the movie is - it's not "Michael Bay big". I do hope for a little choir work though. Steve is great with choir.
  Solo - A Star Wars Story2018-06-19 06:38:52
Powellfan
The Solo review does look quite good.

Clemmensen comes across pretty badly in many of his reviews. Even some of the positive ones. He has some very strong preconceptions about certain things that sometimes lead him to say some reasonably aggravating stuff.

Interestingly, he stays almost reasonable in his A World's End review. I wouldn't point to that one as his most typical negative review.
  Fan Covers2018-06-19 06:02:27
Copyright
Additional information
Posted date 2016

but, It was sold for two years.

  Fan Covers2018-06-19 05:55:36
Copyright
Hello Hans.

May i ask you a question?

The piano sheet is now on sale, so that your music is now in the market for commercial purposes. It is sold at $ 10, although I do not know whether or not the seller arranged the piano music directly. Please check with us for the availability of other music.

Please refer to this site: htta://www.yes24.com/24/goods/28085649

(South Korea book store.)

Book Introduction :
It is the piano music which made the best 22 songs. New Age, movies, games, animations, etc., can be seen in various genres, and each sheet of music is directly attached to the author's QR code video.

If there is no problem, please respond.

Have a good day.
  Solo - A Star Wars Story2018-06-18 20:32:19
Mpolonest123
He’s definitely not a bad reviewer, and his writing style is pretty sharp. The obvious problem is that he has a strong bias against Zimmer. Most of his recent Zimmer reviews are less spent talking about themes and more so the “issues” with his current style.
  Solo - A Star Wars Story2018-06-18 20:22:18
NB
'At World's End' is possibly one of his greatest 'missteps' for sure, but he is a mostly reasonable guy when reviewing, and simply has a taste that doesn't accomodate a lot of the more modern sounding scores, which I think is ok, since we all have our preferences. His 'Solo' review is a must read for any fan of the score though. :D
  Solo - A Star Wars Story2018-06-18 20:14:14
Ds
If you want to understand why he's persona non grata, just go and check out his review of Hans Zimmer's masterpiece At World's End, it sums up pretty nicely the guy's mental issues :p

But his other reviews are mostly OK and that Solo one is indeed very good, worth a read.
  Solo - A Star Wars Story2018-06-18 20:05:14
Anonymous
Who is he and why is he a persona non grata? ô_O
  Solo - A Star Wars Story2018-06-18 19:31:41
Hybrid Soldier
How dare you mention his name ??

I should erase that post... :P
  Solo - A Star Wars Story2018-06-18 18:57:48
superultramegaa
What site are his reviews on again? Not really sure where to look.
  Skyscraper2018-06-18 18:56:26
superultramegaa
As long as Steve knows to keep this score mostly melodic with little to no sound design, I'll probably be happy with it.
  Skyscraper2018-06-18 14:02:43
Bayhem
I assume that's the official cover....

I dig it. Very Die Hard-y : )
  Solo - A Star Wars Story2018-06-18 12:02:55
Edmund Meinerts
I know Clemmensen is kind of persona non grata around here (not without good reason), but he put up his review of Solo a few days ago and it's one of the best he's ever written, a fantastic in-depth analysis (and appropriately positive). Worth spending an hour or two reading and listening to help unpack this score's many complexities.
  The Dark Knight Rises (Complete Score)2018-06-17 00:00:30
mpolonest123
Is it just me or does the “Catwoman” riff (not the main theme) in “Bar Shootout” and “Nothing Out There” sound very much like the main Scarface theme?

I’ve also noticed that Hans sometimes will write a main tune and a series of riffs for a character, but will mainly incorporate the smaller motifs in the film (Angelica’s music from OST, Megamind’s main tune, Catwoman, etc.) Definitely not a problem though, I like the variety.

Look at the evolution of Batman’s theme from Begins, where he had the 2-note motif and the actual theme, to here where it’s just the 2 notes and the chord theme. I wonder if that was Chris Nolan’s decision.
  Solo - A Star Wars Story2018-06-16 22:22:50
Scorefan
John Powell answered in Facebook there is still 45 minutes of music outside from the CD.
  Solo - A Star Wars Story2018-06-16 16:18:48
ThePhantasm
Yep, he knows how to do BIG and small moments. He's so versatile. I'm praying rian johnson uses him for his new trilogy
  Transformers - Age Of Extinction (Complete Score)2018-06-16 15:59:53
Ashton Gleckman
Thank you! Glad you enjoyed it.
  Solo - A Star Wars Story2018-06-16 10:15:50
berk800
If there is one who can replace John Williams on Star Wars than is it John Powell!!

Great Job!!
  Hubris - Choral Works (Album)2018-06-16 10:00:27
Holygreg
It sounds great ! I think I will listen to the CD after the hamburg concert, to keep the surprise, because they will play some cues there !

Are some french JP fans going to Hamburg next week ? It would be great to have a beer and talk about film music !
  Feedback2018-06-16 08:47:04
Devin Watson
Dear Mr. Zimmer (or those interested),

Over the years I have always enjoyed some of the higher-intensity compositions you have produced and made a point of putting my money where my mouth is and actually buying the soundtracks - money well spent. I've used specific songs of your's to get through moments of fatigue at work and also to prepare (silly as it may sound) for sporting events, even working out or running. I found them better than any rock or even electronic-type energetic music, until such a point, naturally, that I'd listened to them too many times and the magic wore off. Some of your songs rise to a crescendo that sometimes are powerful but perhaps lost on those who are unfamiliar with the corresponding movie scene ("Flight" from Man of Steel, it rises gradually but the concept you capture is magnificent, "Time" from Inception as well comes to mind). Some are obviously and undeniably potent like "A Dog Chasing Cars" or, going way back to when I learned of your work, "The Battle" from Gladiator which reminded me of "Mars, the Bringer of War", -- or even the latest "Sea Wall".

Admittedly this is odd but I can't help but wonder if despite all the solicitations you must receive it seemed to me I might as well send the following two-fold feedback: in the same way I was pleased to learn that Daft Punk was handling the soundtrack for the modern remake of TRON (and what a fine job they did) I was also heartened to find that you were handling the soundtrack for Blade Runner 2049. It seemed a good sign to me at the time and I knew I would buy a ticket at that point. That was a movie (BR2049) I was worried they would BOTCH much in the same way they completely did whatever it was they did with remake of Total Recall (in which they completely stripped it of its cerebral essence and made it a very long chase-scene).

All of this is to express some appreciation and also plug an obscure pianist from Montreal who has been on the CBC and all that, who, when I spoke to him after a show and compared some of his energetic imaginative work (Nostos comes to mind, and damn he hit 99% of those complex piano notes) to your's he admitted it was a dream of his to work with you under any capacity. Of course I suspect nothing will come of this but either way I think it harmless to tip my hat your way as a long-time fan who has utilized your music for motivation many, many, many times and also note that on my esoteric playlists five or six came from you and one or two came from him (Nostos, Il, Hypoctite)

Lastly, it should be noted for the historians that one time Jean-Michel Blais saved us Canadians (if you do the collective math based on viewership) a great deal of time and intellectual agony. Chevy was running commercials during the NHL playoffs (last year, not the the latest Washington Capitals win) in which an irritating scenario of "real people" were supposed to judge cars/trucks that popped out from behind sliding doors or lifted from basements (aircraft-carrier-style), and the poor fools/actors/allegedly "real people" had to say something nice about it all. It was such garbage. How splendid, how refreshing, then, that they ran a good commercial with someone just winding corners and enjoying driving the damn car to the music, which I recognized as JMB's "Hypocrite". He saved the society a good 10k hours of perniciousness.

Whew! That's all from me. Love the music, keep it up. Please give JMB a shot I think you'll find his attitude/ethic/skills refreshing. Regardless of that at least it was worthwhile of me to express my appreciation for ten years of masterful original music on your part anyway.
  2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TV Opening)2018-06-16 04:58:41
Mephariel
Separate question:

Is Toby Chu part of RCP? I think he had some connections at least right?
  2018 FIFA World Cup Russia (TV Opening)2018-06-16 00:00:41
Ian
Why wouldn't Hans go all-out for something that's going to be viewed on this scale? I mean, how hard is it to compose 45 seconds of compelling, original music when you've worked on innumerable 2+ hour films?
  UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE ANTHEM (EA SPORTS FIFA REMIX) - REMIXED BY HANS ZIMMER2018-06-15 23:56:03
Ian
Woah, Hans actually did good work on this; it's admittedly a bit anonymous-sounding, but the combination of percussion, strings, and choir works in a way that's reminiscent of Angels & Demons (oh, those were the days...).
  Hubris - Choral Works (Album)2018-06-15 19:51:52
Nicolas, Webmaster
John just precised this point, i was just too impatient ;)
  Hubris - Choral Works (Album)2018-06-15 19:50:44
Nicolas, Webmaster
Hubris: Choral Works by John Powell is now available to stream worldwide on all digital platforms! &#128526;

Also available to download in 192k/24bit high-resolution from johnpowellmusic .com
CDs on https ://bit.ly/2lcQ5Ig :) and coming soon to Amazon and other retailers!

Thank you, everyone, who was a part of this record!
Enjoy &#127926;&#127930;
  UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE ANTHEM (EA SPORTS FIFA REMIX) - REMIXED BY HANS ZIMMER2018-06-15 19:49:53
LL
Mega cool :) Wann wird dieser Remix released? :)
  Hubris - Choral Works (Album)2018-06-15 15:33:13
Nicolas, Webmaster
This would be really nice that as the release is only available for download, we had the choice to download it in a better quality than the CD itself. We have no material piece in the hands, at least we would like to have such a contentment. I do have no action in Qobuz, but that should be a mandatory place for a download only music, for music lovers who like pure instrumental music. ;)
I'll be waiting for it !
  Hubris - Choral Works (Album)2018-06-15 12:08:07
Iamtommie
This album is absolutley wonderful!. I loved every second of it. I adore choirs in film music and an album like this is a very welcome treat!

Great job, Mr. Powell
10/10
  Ploey - You Never Fly Alone2018-06-15 10:53:18
isildur
Absolutely delightful score. Loved it.
  Abraham Lincoln - Vampire Hunter (Complete Score)2018-06-15 08:31:22
Yash
Where can we buy this "complete score"?
  Interstellar (Complete Score)2018-06-15 01:26:16
Bruno Politchuk
What a wonderful soundtrack, I can not stop listening either. When I get home after work, Interstellar is the best soundtrack to listen to in the quiet of dawn. It's to get in touch with the Cosmos. Congratulations Hans Zimmer.
  How To Train Your Dragon 22018-06-15 00:25:48
Anonymous
from like.....4 years ago?
  How To Train Your Dragon 22018-06-14 23:05:44
Paul
I’m surprised nobody is talking about the expanded score that has leaked...!
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