Category: Soundtracks

New Sync Placement :: Carroll Lloyd on Stranger Things 2 Soundtrack

Sync Placement :: Carroll Lloyd on Netflix Series, ‘Stranger Things’

NEW SYNC PLACEMENT Netflix Series ‘Stranger Things’, EP 205: ‘Try My Love’ by Carroll Lloyd Stranger Things :: With its loveable cast, supernatural plot, and its great mix of adventure, comedy and horror, the thing that really gives the Netflix smash ‘Stranger Things’ its character is the selection of music used. The “Stranger Things 2” […]

80s Music As Heard On TV Today : Music Placement

’80s Music : As Heard On TV Today

How TV Is Making Us Hear ’80s Music in a Whole New Way   Before The Sopranos series finale famously cut to black, Tony Soprano made a choice. He flipped through the options in a diner jukebox and decided to play Journey’s 1981 anthem “Don’t Stop Believin’.” That wasn’t the first time a TV show […]

Mr Robot Soundtrack

TV’s Best Soundtrack : How Mr Robot Pulls It Off

Mr Robot soundtrack coordinator tells us how they pull off the most masterful music moments on TV.   Jump down two paragraphs if you didn’t see the last installment of Mr. Robot, or just watch it now and this article will patiently wait for you to catch up. The most recent episode of Mr. Robot surprised […]

Songwriting Tips : Film & TV

Writing Songs for Film & Television

In writing songs for Film & TV, you don’t need to be a famous, successful recording artist – just write songs that will work. You can do it! Writing Songs for Film & TV: Thousands of songs are used in TV shows, films, and commercials each year. For every song that’s placed, many are auditioned – […]

Music On TV

Music On TV – Experimental soundtracks and lavish orchestras

The ambitious scores of Game of Thrones, Utopia and new US drama The Knick are bringing a new dimension to music on TV Written by Phelim O’Neill | theguardian.com Have you heard how good TV is these days? By that I don’t mean the quality of the writing or the acting – I mean have you actually listened […]

20 Famous Movie Scenes :: Song Placement

20 Famous Movie Scenes Made Better By Great Song Placement

More important than the songs on the soundtrack is the song placement within the film. It is often the music or the songs in a movie, that turn good scenes into classics.     The music can sometimes MAKE the movie. Think about a film like Jaws, or for that matter any film scored by […]