Best soundtracks spanning multiple films

Posted by Dave Switzer under My thoughts

I’m talking about more than two soundtracks for a film series by the same composer(s). Here are the 12 I think are the best. Best of the best James Bond — John Barry Barry wrote the music for 11 of the first 15 James Bond movies: From Russia with Love Goldfinger Thunderball You Only Live […]

Best of the best: music

Posted by Dave Switzer under My thoughts

Here are my favourite 20 albums in three categories. There are lots of great individual songs but these are great albums to listen to as a whole. Soundtracks Klaus Badelt — Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl John Barry — Dances With Wolves Christophe Beck — Buffy the Vampire Slayer: The […]

A place for soundtrack reviews

Posted by Dave Switzer under From the web

If you’re interested in soundtracks, you might find this site useful. They review a lot of soundtracks, and they even give out their own awards each year. For a bunch of prolific composers they have a list of all the soundtracks they’ve done. I might not agree with everything the reviewers say, but they’re very […]

Music part 1: soundtracks

Posted by Dave Switzer under My thoughts

What kind of music do I like? I’ll divide my list into three categories: soundtracks, popular, and classical. A few months ago I started using iTunes. I’ve copied all of my CDs onto my computer, and bought a few new albums. I’ve also bought some single songs from iTunes — most songs are $0.99 and […]