Tag Archive: composer

December 14, 2012

lonerangertrailernew Hans Zimmer to Replace Jack White as Composer on The Lone RangerAlthough it was previously announced that musician Jack White would make his debut as a cinematic composer on Gore Verbinski’s upcoming The Lone Ranger, Indiewire reports that scheduling conflicts have forced him to leave the project and that Hans Zimmer will serve as his replacement.

Zimmer has previously worked with Verbinski on films like Pirates of the Caribbean, The Weather Man and

Legendary composer Marvin Hamlish has passed away at the age of 68.

Jason Lee, a family spokesman, said Hamlisch died on Monday after a brief illness.

The composer had a wildly successful career — an EGOT winner, he earned a Tony, three Oscars, four Emmys, and four Grammys — and is most famous for his scores for “A Chorus Line” and “The Way we Were.”

After breaking into the music business co-writing songs… Continue reading Marvin Hamlisch Dead: 'The Way We Were' Composer Dies At 68

“The Dark Knight Rises” composer Hans Zimmer has dedicated a song to the victims of the Aurora shooting.

“‘Aurora’ is dedicated to those who lost their lives and were affected by the tragedy in Aurora, Colorado,” Zimmer wrote on his Facebook page. “I recorded this song in London in the days following the tragedy as a heartfelt tribute to the victims and their families.”

The eight-and-a-half-minute song is being sold for donations… Continue reading 'Dark Knight Rises' Composer Dedicates Song To Aurora Victims

The composer of the nation’s brand new youth anthem will now be exclusively represented and marketed by KWAN

BestMediaInfo Bureau | Delhi | January 6, 2012

KWAN KWAN signs on the composer of Kolaveri Di ‘Anirudh Ravichander’KWAN, India’s premier entertainment and marketing company makes another splash in the talent management space by exclusively representing one of India’s youngest, most popular and promising composers in the business – The man behind… Continue reading KWAN signs on the composer of Kolaveri Di ‘Anirudh Ravichander’

cliffmartinez stevensoderbergh contagion Dialogue: Settling the Score with Drive and Contagion Composer Cliff Martinez

Cliff Martinez is a composer whose name isn’t as immediately recognizable as some of his contemporaries, but if you’ve seen a Steven Soderbergh movie in the last two decades, you undoubtedly know his work. The first time the two paired up was on Soderbergh’s Sex, Lies and Videotape, which was the first feature work either of them had done; but since then they have worked on… Continue reading Dialogue: Settling the Score with Drive and Contagion Composer Cliff Martinez