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Playlist for October 26, 2020: Halloween Edition

October 27, 2020

The Halloween episode of 2020! Just like the Halloween episodes in past years, this features selections from a variety of horror film scores!

On another note, please tune in to next week’s episode of Exit Music For Films, as it will be a special CJSR FunDrive edition. Yes, the episode where throughout the program we asked the listeners to donate to CJSR, the locally supported, and volunteer powered campus radio station right here in Edmonton! This year FunDrive will start on October 30th and continue until November 7th, so please help us reach our goal of raising $75 000!

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Main Playlist:
John Carpenter – Halloween OST (1978) – The Haunted House
Fabio Frizzi – City of the Living Dead OST (1980) – Introduzione – Paura – Liberazione
Goblin – Phenomena OST (1985) – Phenomena
Alicia Fricker – Antrum Soundtrack (2020) – Antrum Theme
Adam Wingard – Blair Witch OST (2016) – Rustin Parr
Jim Williams – Possessor OST (2020) – A Psychic Poison
Harry Manfredini – Friday the 13th OST (1980) – Alice Runs to Cabin

Rick Wilkins, Ken Wannberg, & Howard Blake – The Changeling OST (2001) – Murder Flashback – Score for the film The Changeling (1980)
Paul Zaza & Carl Zittrer – Prom Night OST (1980) – Opening
Martin Cooper & David Hughes – C.H.U.D. OST (2015) – Truck Burns / End Title – Film originally released in 1984
Chuck Cirino – Chopping Mall OST (2014) – Showdown – Film originally released in 1986
Douglas Pipes – Trick R’ Treat OST (2009) – Main Titles

Background Music:
Intro Music:
 John Carpenter, Cody Carpenter, & Daniel Davies – Halloween OST (2018) – Main Title
After 1st set: Mark Korven – The VVitch OST (2015) – A Witch Stole Sam
After 2nd set: Howard Shore – Scanners / The Brood OST (2014) – Shape of Rage (A Suite for 21 Strings) – Originally composed for The Brood (1979)

After 3nd set: Jerry Goldsmith – The Omen OST (1976) – The Killer Storm
Before final set: Le Matos – Nightmare Isn’t Over – Single (2015) – Nightmare Isn’t Over – Re-interpretation of the main theme from Halloween II (1981). Originally composed by John Carpenter

Playlist for October 19, 2020: Mysteries & Thrillers

October 20, 2020

This episode features music from a variety of mysteries & thrillers, including cuts from Bad Times at the El Royale, Miller’s Crossing, The Third Man, & The Green Room.

Michael Giacchino – Bad Times at the El Royale (Original Motion Picture Score) (2018) – The Suite at the El Royale
Cynthia Erivo – Bad Times at the El Royale OST (2018) – Hold On I’m Coming – Originally performed by Sam & Dave
Clint Mansell – Rebecca OST (2020) – Rebecca, Always Rebecca
Nathan Johnson & Chris Mears – Brick OST (2005) – War
Carter Burwell – Miller’s Crossing OST (1990) – Miller’s Crossing
Anton Kars – The Third Man OST (1949) – Holly Runs After Harry’s Shadow
Biosphere – Insomnia OST (1997) Tunnel

Brooke Blair & Will Blair – The Green Room OST (2015) – Blades and Fangs
Massive Attack – Unleashed OST (2005) – I Am Home – Movie also known as Danny the Dog
Howard Shore – Eastern Promises OST (2007) – Eastern Promises

Background Music:
Intro Music:
 Giorgio Moroder – Midnight Express OST (1978) – Chase
After 1st set: Nathan Johnson – Knives Out OST (2019) – On the Eve of Harlan’s Demise
After 2nd set: Jerry Goldsmith – Chinatown OST (1974) – Love Theme From Chinatown (End Title)
Before final set: Geoff Barrow & Ben Salisbury – Free Fire: Original Motion Picture Score (2016) – The Phone Rings

Playlist for October 12, 2020: Jazz Scores, Neo-Noirs, & Thrillers

October 13, 2020

This episode features a variety of jazzy scores, including ones from Elmer Bernstein, John Barry, & Terence Blanchard. Additionally, we start the show with a cut from the debut non-soundtrack work from composer Michael Giacchino.

Michael Giacchino & His Nouvelle Modernica Orchestra – Travelogue Volume 1 (2020) – Sidereal Day 2
Disasterpeace – Under the Silver Lake OST (2019) – The Reverse Trojan

Jonny Greenwood – Inherent Vice OST (2014) – The Chryskylodon Institute
Angelo Badalamenti – Twin Peaks: Limited Event Series Soundtrack (2017) – The Fireman
Portishead – Glory Times (1995) – Theme From ‘To Kill A Dead Man’ – Originally composed for To Kill A Dead Man (1994)
Elmer Bernstein – The Grifters OST (1990) – Fright and Flight
John Barry – Body Heat OST (1981) – Main Title
Michael Small – Klute OST (1971) – Love Theme From Klute
Terence Blanchard – Music For Film (2017) – Malcolm X Suite
 Originally composed for Malcolm X (1992)

Background Music:
Intro Music:
 Giorgio Moroder – Midnight Express OST (1978) – Chase
After 1st set: Howard Shore & Ornette Coleman – Naked Lunch OST (1991) – Writeman
After 2nd set: Lalo Schifrin – More: Mission Impossible (1967) – Danube Incident
Before final set: Jerry Goldsmith – L.A. Confidential OST (1997) – Rollo Tomasi

Playlist for October 05, 2020: Even More Synths

October 6, 2020

Even more synth music for your listening pleasure, with selections from Giorgio Moroder (of course!), Tangerine Dream, the theme from Fletch, & The Terminator!

Mort Garson – Didn’t You Hear? (1970) – Didn’t You Hear? – Album will be re-released on Sacred Bones Records in November 2020
Giorgio Moroder – American Gigolo OST (1980) – The Apartment

Tangerine Dream – Exit (1981) – Exit – Edited & shortened version of track was released on the soundtrack for Risky Business (1983)
Halter Faltermeyer – Fletch OST (1985) – Fletch Theme
Brad Fiedel – The Terminator OST (1984) – Future Flashback
Vince DeCola – Transformers: The Movie Soundtrack (1986) – Unicron Medley
Ed Shearmur – K-Pax OST (2001) – Grand Central
Will Bates & Phil Mossman – I Origins OST (2014) – Message to My Future Self
Tom Tykwer, Johnny Klimek, & Reinhold Heil – Run Lola Run OST (1998) – Running One
Claude Foisy – Pontypool OST (2019) – What’s Happening?
 Score for the film Pontypool (2008)

Background Music:
Intro Music:
 Giorgio Moroder – Midnight Express OST (1978) – Chase
After 1st set: Howard Shore – Collector’s Edition, Vol. 1 (2009) – 9 PM – Originally part of the film score to After Hours (1985)
After 2nd set: John Carpenter – Anthology (Movie Themes 1974 – 1998) (2017) – Porkchop Express (Big Trouble in Little China) – Originally composed for Big Trouble in Little China (1986)
Before final set: Sinoia Caves  – Beyond the Black Rainbow OST (2013) – Forever Dilating Eye

Playlist for September 28, 2020: More Synths, Doctor Who & Ambient Music

September 29, 2020

Music from this latest episode starts off with selections from synth pioneers Wendy Carlos and Suzanne Ciani. Later in the show, music from Doctor Who as well as an alternate soundtrack courtesy of the Pet Shop Boys.

Additionally, the Wendy Carlos podcast that I mentioned earlier on the program can be found at Synth History through this link:
Synth History Podcast

Wendy Carlos – Rediscovering Lost Scores: Volume 1 (2005) – Bumps in the Night – Originally composed for The Shining (1980)
Suzanne Ciani – Music For Denali (2020) – Denali
Ben Frost – Dark: Cycle 3 (Original Music From the Netflix Series) (2020) – Anderes Winden 2052
Carey Blyton and Orchestra – Doctor Who: The 50th Anniversary Collection (2013) – Revenge of the Cybermen – Originally composed for the Doctor Who episode: Revenge of the Cybermen (Season 12, 1975)
Delia Derbyshire Appreciation Society – Wow and Flutter (2018) – The Fireflies of Manhattan
Dudley Simpson – Doctor Who: the Sun Makers (Original Television Soundtrack) (2020) – Static Loop
Trent Reznor & Atticus Ross – Waves OST (2019) – Odds Against
Lustmord – First Reformed (Extended Motion Picture Soundtrack) (2019) – Eden
Tennant / Lowe – Battleship Potemkin (2005) – Odessa – Alternate soundtrack to  Battleship Potemkin (1926)

Background Music:
Intro Music:
Giorgio Moroder – Midnight Express OST (1978) – Chase
After 1st set: Delia Derbyshire – Doctor Who: The 50th Anniversary Collection (2013) – Doctor Who (Original Theme)
After 2nd set: Solvent – New Ways: Music From I Dream of Wires (2014) – Transfer Function – Originally composed for I Dream of Wires (2014)
Before final set: Colin Stetson  – Color Out of Space OST (2020) – West of Arkham

Playlist for September 14, 2020: Science Fiction & Synths

September 15, 2020

This episode mostly features a variety of music from sci-fi films, including Looper, Blade Runner 2049, Total Recall, & the latest from director Christopher Nolan, Tenet.

Ludwig Göransson – Tenet OST (2020) – Rainy Night in Tallinn
David Julyan – Insomnia OST (2002) – Opening Titles / Blood Drips
Nathan Johnson – Looper OST (2012) – Run
Hans Zimmer & Benjamin Wallfisch – Blade Runner 2049 OST (2017) – Mesa
John Williams – Minority Report OST (2002) – Pre-Crime to the Rescue
Jerry Goldsmith – Total Recall OST (1990) – The Treatment
Chris Bacon – Source Code OST (2011) – Piecing It Together
Jed Palmer – Upgrade OST (2018) – The Procedure
Hildur Guðnadóttir – Chernobyl OST (2019) – Evacuation
Clinton Shorter – The Expanse: Season Four (Music From the Amazon Original Series) (2020) – Saving Us All

Background Music:
Intro Music:
Giorgio Moroder – Midnight Express OST (1978) – Chase
After 1st set: Kurt Stenzel – Jodorowsky’s Dune OST (2015) – Fingerprints
After 2nd set: Christophe Beck – Edge of Tomorrow OST (2014) – Angel of Verdun (Main Titles)
Before final set: Le Matos  – Exode (Original Web Series Soundtrack) (2020) – The Sounds of Nora



Playlist for September 07, 2020: Mysteries & Psychological Thrillers

September 8, 2020

This episode features music from more modern mystery / thrillers such as Nocturnal Animals & Enemy as well as older classics such as Vertigo & In Cold Blood. Also of note would be the selection of several South Korean films during the latter half of the episode, including last year’s critically and commercially acclaimed Parasite.

Abel Korzeniowski – Nocturnal Animals OST (2016) – Off the Road
Bernard Herrmann – Vertigo OST (1958) – Scotty Tails Madeleine
Michael Reisman – Philip Glass Soundtracks Vol. II (2019) – Secret Window – Originally composed by Philip Glass for Secret Window (2004)
Quincy Jones – In Cold Blood OST (1968) – Perry’s Theme
Carter Burwell – The Man Who Wasn’t There OST (2001) – The Trial of Ed Crane
Cho Young-Wuk – Oldboy OST (2003) – Breathless
Mowg – I Saw the Devil OST (2010) – River of Death
Jung Jaeil – Parasite OST (2019) – Water, Ocean
Mike Shinoda & Joseph Trapanese – The Raid: Redemption OST (2011) – Moving Up, Part 1
Danny Bensi & Saunder Jurrians – Enemy OST (2013) – Curiosity

Background Music:
Intro Music:
Giorgio Moroder – Midnight Express OST (1978) – Chase
After 1st set: Bernard Herrmann – Cape Fear OST (1962) – Main Title / The Courtroom / The Car Keys / The House / The Bowling Alley / The Barking Dog / The Dog
After 2nd set: Trent Reznor & Atticus Ross – Gone Girl OST (2014) – Sugar Storm
Before final set: Howard Shore – A Dangerous Method OST (2011) – Reflection

Playlist for August 24, 2020: Existentialism & Animated Films

September 6, 2020

This episode features music from a variety of existential films for the first half, including The Truman Show, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, & Being John Malkovich. For the latter half of the episode, music from animated films are included such as Princess Mononoke & The Iron Giant.

Burkhard Dallwitz – The Truman Show OST (1998) – Underground – Storm
Philip Glass – Anima Mundi OST (1992) – The Beginning
Jon Brion – Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind OST (2004) – A Dream Upon Waking
Jean-Michel Bernard ft. Kimiko Ono – The Science of Sleep OST (2006) – Theme Generique Fin “Golden the Pony Boy”
Carter Burwell – Being John Malkovich OST (1999) – Future Vessel
Max Richter – The Congress OST (2014) – Out of the Dark
Joe Hisaishi – Princess Mononoke OST (1997) – The Legend of Ashitaka Theme
Michael Kamen – The Iron Giant OST (1999) – The Giant Discovered
Kenji Kawai – Ghost in the Shell OST (1995) – Ghosthack

Cristobal Tapia De Veer – The Girl With All the Gifts OST (2016) – Abyss

Background Music:
Intro Music: Giorgio Moroder – Midnight Express OST (1978) – Chase
After 1st set: Maki Namekawa – Mishima: Maki Namekawa Plays Philip Glass (2018) – November 25: Morning – Originally composed by Philip Glass for Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters (1985)
After 2nd set: Benoît Charest – Mars et Avril OST (2013) – Dream Petrole
Before final set: Joe Hisaishi – Dream Songs: The Essential Joe Hisaishi (2020) – “Princess Mononoke” Suite – Originally composed for Princess Mononoke (1997)

Playlist for August 03, 2020: Fantasies, Gothic Thrillers, & Horrors

August 12, 2020

Movie scores for this episode include various fantasy and gothic thriller films, including ones directed by Guillermo Del Toro (Pan’s Labyrinth & Crimson Peak), Gretel & Hansel, & Midsommar.

Vince Pope – Tigers Are Not Afraid OST (2018) – Vuelven (Tigers Are Not Afraid) – Also known as Vuelven
Javier Navarette – Pan’s Labyrinth OST (2006) – A Princess
Fernando Velazquez – Crimson Peak OST (2015) – Gramophone
Marco Beltrami & Anna Drubich – Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark OST (2019) – The Book Reads Us
Lana Del Rey – Season of the Witch – Originally by Donovan. Played During the end credits of Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark (2019)
Rob – Gretel & Hansel OST (2020) – Raconteur
Danny Bensi & Saunder Jurrians – The Lodge OST (2020) – Ready to Go
Colin Stetson – Color Out of Space OST (2019) – Reservoir
Benjamin Wallfisch – The Invisible Man OST (2020) – House Fight
Bobby Krlic – Midsommar OST (2019) – The Fire Temple

Background Music:
Intro Music: Giorgio Moroder – Midnight Express OST (1978) – Chase
After 1st set:
Alexandre Desplat – The Shape of Water OST (2017) – The Shape of Water
After 2nd set: Elvis Perkins – The Blackcoat’s Daughter OST (2015) – Roseblud
Before final set: Mark Korven – The Lighthouse OST (2019) – Into the Light

Playlist for July 27, 2020: Psychedelic & Jazzy Sounds for Horror and Crime

July 28, 2020

Check out some psychedelic and jazzy soundtracks for this Exit Music For Films episode! Featuring Ennio Morricone (of course), Bruno Nicolai, and Quincy Jones!

Ennio Morricone – My Dear Killer OST (2018) – Voce Affogata Also known as Mio Caro Assassino (1972)
Bruno Nicolai – All the Colours of the Dark OST (1972) – Sabba – Also known as Tutti I Colori Del Buio
Fabio Frizzi – The Beyond OST (1981) – L’Aldila
Egisto Macchi – Nucleo Centrale Investigativo (1974) – Perquisizione – Soundtrack to Italian TV crime series
Stelvio Cipriani – La Polizia Sta A Guardare OST (1974) – Main Theme – Also known as The Great Kidnapping (1973)
Braen Raskovich – Abnormal Sensations (2016) – Rastrellamento – Featuring Alessandro Alessandroni, Guiliano Sorgini, & Giulia De Mutiis as composers. Composed in 1973. 
Adrian Younge & Ali Shaheed Muhammad – Luke Cage: Season 2 OST (2018) – Assault on Gwen’s
Herbie Hancock – Death Wish OST (1975) – Rich Country
Quincy Jones – In the Heat of the Night OST (1967) – Mama Caleba’s Blues – Featuring Ray Charles on piano
Thom Yorke – Suspiria OST (2018) – The Universe is Indifferent

Background Music:
Intro Music: Giorgio Moroder – Midnight Express OST (1978) – Chase
After 1st set:
Tony Foster – Project Paradiso: Tony Foster Plays Ennio Morricone & Henry Mancini (2016) – A Flower is All You Need – Originally composed by Ennio Morricone for L’Ultimo Treno Della Notte (1975)
After 2nd set: Oscar Peterson – The Silent Partner LP (1979) – Theme For Celine
Before final set: Goblin – Suspiria OST (1976) – Suspiria