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Playlist for July 13, 2015

August 26, 2015

We start off this episode with several jazzy numbers, including ones from Quincy Jones &Elmer Bernstein’s The Grifters score. Later in the playlist we delve into more western scores, including (of course) one by Ennio Morricone. We end off our episode with the score to Lawrence of Arabia, in tribute to the recently deceased Omar Sharif.

Quincy Jones – The Hot Rock OST (1972) – Sahara Stone
Elmer Bernstein – The Grifters OST (1990) – The City
Bernard Herrmann – Taxi Driver Soundtrack (1976) – Getting into Shape – Listen you Screwheads – Gun Play – Dear Father & Mother – The Card – Soap Opera –
Track from the CD re-release of Taxi Driver Soundtrack
Herbie Hancock – Death Wish OST (1975) – Joanna’s Theme
Lalo Schifirin – Dirty Harry OST (1971) – Main Title
Clint Eastwood – Unforgiven OST (1992) – Claudia’s Theme (8th Theme)
Ennio Morricone – Once Upon A Time in the West OST (1968) – In Una Stanza Con Poca Luce – Also known as A Dimly Lit Room
Riz Ortolani & Orchestra – Day of Anger OST (1967) – Day of Anger (Main Title)
Francesco De Masi – Cobra Mission OST (1986) – Cobra E Giungula
Maurice Jarre – Lawrence of Arabia OST (1962) – Sun’s Anvil

Background Music:
Intro Music:
 Giorgio Moroder – Midnight Express OST (1978) – Chase
After 1st & 2nd sets: Oscar Peterson – The Silent Partner LP (1978) – Theme For Celine
Before Final Set: Quincy Jones ft. Herbie Hancock – We All Love Ennio Morricone (2009) – The Good, the Bad, & the Ugly – Originally composed by Ennio Morricone for The Good, the Bad, & the Ugly (1966)

Playlist for June 29, 2015: Tribute to James Horner

August 26, 2015

Acclaimed film composer James Horner passed away last week on June 22nd. This particular playlist mostly showcases various scores for which he composed during his career. RIP.

James Horner – Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan OST (1982) – Battle in the Mutara Nebula
Michael Giacchino – Star Trek: Music From the Motion Picture (2009) – Enterprising Young Men
James Horner – Aliens OST (1986) – Atmosphere Station
Jerry Goldsmith – Alien OST (2979) – Hanging On
James Horner – Brainstorm OST (1983) – Lillian’s Heart Attack
James Horner – Apocalypto OST (2006) – The Game and Escape…
Cornel Wilde – African Music From the Film: The Naked Prey (1966) – Dancing Song –
Recorded in N’GUNI villages with Zulu, Shangaan, & Xhosa people in South Africa
James Horner – Braveheart OST (1995) – Main Title
James Horner – The New World OST (2005) – First Landing
Hans Zimmer – The Thin Red Line OST (1998) – The Village
James Horner – Jumanji OST (1995) – Monkey Mayhem

Background Music:
Intro Music:
 Giorgio Moroder – Midnight Express OST (1978) – Chase
After 1st, 2nd, & 4th sets: James Horner – Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan OST (1982) – Surprise Attack
After 3rd set: Edo de Waart & Netherlands Radio Philharmonic Orchestra – Richard Wagner: Der Ring – Tristan und Isolde – Parsifal (2010) – Das Rheingold: Vorspiel – Originally composed by Richard Wagner, as well as featured during various scenes of The New World (2005)

Playlist for June 22, 2015

August 25, 2015

Many of the scores we hear on this episodes are from thrilers dealing with serial killers, including Prisoners, Zodiac, and Hannibal. We also end off the show with a score from one of my favourite scores, The Naked Lunch Soundtrack, featuring the work of the late Ornette Coleman. RIP.

Jóhann Jóhannsson – Prisoners OST (2013) – I Can’t Find Them
Danny Bensi & Saunder Jurrianns – Enemy OST (2013) – Control
David Shire – Zodiac OST (2007) – Law & Disorder
Trent Reznor & Atticus Ross – The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo (2011) – The Heretics
Biosphere – Insomnia OST (1997) Field
Hans Zimmer – Hannibal OST (2001) – Dear Clarice
Brian Rietzell – Hannibal: Season 1, Volume 1 Soundtrack (2014) – Entrée
Miles Davis – Ascenseur Pour L’Echafaud OST (1959) – Florence Sur Les Champs Élysées – Released as Elevator to the Gallows in North America
Howard Shore & Ornette Coleman – Naked Lunch OST (1991) – Dr. Benway

Background Music:
Intro Music:
 Giorgio Moroder – Midnight Express OST (1978) – Chase
After 1st set: Trent Reznor & Atticus Ross – Gone Girl OST (2014) – Just Like You
After 2nd set: Enya – Watermark (1988) – Orinoco Flow – Featured in climactic scene in The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo (2011)
Before final set: Howard Shore – Silence of the Lambs Score (1991) – Main Title

Playlist for June 08, 2015

August 25, 2015

This episode features sets dedicated to John Carpenter, Twin Peaks, music from the thriller movie The Guest, and Big Bad Wolves.

John Carpenter – Lost Themes (2015) – Obsidian
20SIX Hundred – Retro Promenade: Carpenter (2015) – Collapse of Classical Reality Compilation album of retro synth music inspired by films & music of John Carpenter
The Black Hundred – The Next Peak Vol. III (Twin Peaks Tribute) (2015) – A Strange & Difficult Path Compilation album of retro synth music inspired by universe of Twin Peaks (1990)
Angelo Badalamenti – Soundtrack From Twin Peaks (1990) – Dance of the Dream Man
Disasterpeace – It Follows OST (2015) – Greg
S U R V I V E – S U R V I V E (2012) – Hourglass – Featured in The Guest (2014)
D.A.F. – Alles Ist Gut (1981) – Der Mussolini – Featured in The Guest (2014)
Steve Moore – The Guest Score (2015) – Standoff / Too Many Complications / The Guest Escapes
Frank Ilfman – Big Bad Wolves OST (2015) – The Missing Girl & Epilogue

Background Music:
Intro Music:
 Giorgio Moroder – Midnight Express OST (1978) – Chase
After 1st & 2nd sets: John Carpenter & Alan Howarth – Prince of Darkness OST (1987) – The Devil Awakens
After 3rd set: Goblin –  Zombi OST (1978) – L’Alba Dei Morti Viventi – Soundtrack release for  Dawn of the Dead (1978)

Playlist for June 01, 2015

August 20, 2015

Similarly to last week’s episode, this one consists of music from several documentaries for the first two sets, including The Salt of the Earth, Samsara, & Naqoyqatsi. Later on, we change it up with selections from soundtracks for The Red Violin & The Piano.

Laurent Petitgand – The Salt of the Earth OST (2014) – Papa’s Song
Lisa Gerrard & Marcello De Francisci – Samsara OST (2012) – Modern Life
Philip Glass – Naqoyqatsi OST (2002) – Media Weather
Tan Dun – Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon OST (2000) – Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
Darren Fung & China National Symphony Orchestra – Lost Years: A People’s Struggle for Justice OST (2013) – Gold Mountain
John Corigliano – The Red Violin OST (1999) – Journey to China
Michael Nyman – The Piano: Original Music from the Film (1993) – I Clipped Your Wing
Ry Cooder – Paris, Texas OST (1984) – She’s Leaving the Bank

Background Music:
Intro Music:
 Giorgio Moroder – Midnight Express OST (1978) – Chase
After 1st & 2nd sets: Philip Glass – Powaqqatsi OST (1988) – Serra Pelada
Rest of show: Michael Nyman – MGV & The Piano Concerto (1994) – Piano Concerto: The Release – Interpretation of score from The Piano (1993)

Playlist for May 25, 2015: Music From Documentaries

August 19, 2015

This episode features a variety of music from various documentaries, including from Koyannisqatsi, Baraka, Grizzly Man, and the latest doc directed by Wim Wenders, The Salt of the Earth.

Philip Glass – Koyaanisqatsi OST (1983) – Koyaanisqatsi
Jóhann Jóhannsson – The Miners’ Hymns: Music From the Film by Bill Morrison (2011) – The Cause of Labour Is the Hope of the World
The Cinematic Orchestra – The Crimson Wing: Mystery of the Flamingos Original Soundtrack (2008) – Transformation
Bruno Coulais – Microcosmos OST (1996) – The Bee & the Flowers
Eric Serra – Atlantis OST (1991) The Legend of Manatees
Richard Thompson – Grizzly Man OST (2005) – Big Racket
Laurent Petitgand – The Salt of the Earth OST (2014) – Papa’s Song
Kohachiro Miyata – Baraka OST (1992) – Opening / Nepal Morning

Background Music:
Intro Music:
 Giorgio Moroder – Midnight Express OST (1978) – Chase
After 1st set: Jóhann Jóhannsson – The Theory of Everything OST (2014) – A Model of the Universe
Rest of show: Eldon Rathburn – Labyrinthe (1967) – Out of the Labyrinth – Featured in the NFB documentary In the Labyrinth (1967), re-released in 1979

Playlist for May 18, 2015: CANCON Edition

August 16, 2015

Yet again, another CANCON Edition of Exit Music For Films. This was during the time that it’s recommended for community radio stations to play as much Canadian content as possible. Enjoy!

Sinoia Caves – Beyond the Black Rainbow OST (2014) – 1966: Let the New Age of Enlightenment Begin
Howard Shore – Scanners OST (1981) – Scanner Duel
Mark Korven – Cube OST (1997) – Escape
Shooting Guns – Wolfcop OST (2014) – Lycanthrope
Broken Social Scene – It’s Kind of a Funny Story OST (2010) – Not At My Best
A.C. Newman – What If…? OST (2014) – Booking It Back – Movie originally titled as The F-Word
Mychael Danna – The Ice Storm Score (1997) – Elena Shoplifts
The Besnard Lakes – Sympathy For Delicious OST (2010) – Matilda Healing
Last Ex – Last Ex (2014) – Flûte Magique – Album originally used as basis for Timber Timbre’s unused score for The Last Exorcism Part II (2013)
Bong Sample – Midnight Oscillations (2015) End Credits “An original motion picture soundtrack to a movie that doesn’t exist”

Background Music:
Intro Music:
Giorgio Moroder – Midnight Express Soundtrack (1978) – Chase
After 1st & 2nd sets: Solvent – New Ways: Music From I Dream of Wires (2014) – Transfer Function – Originally composed for I Dream of Wires (2014)

For rest of show: Daniel Lanois – Sling Blade OST (1996) – Orange Kay

Playlist for May 11, 2015

August 15, 2015

The playlist for this EMFF episode includes the following: Scores to “fake movies,” by 2 Edmontonians (one current and one former), an alternate score by ex-Siouxsie and the Banshees bassist Steven Severin, the entire score to the influential Maya Deren short film Meshes of the Afternoon, as well as some music to the David Lynch neo-noir Lost Highway. Enjoy!

Bong Sample – Midnight Oscillations (2015) Main Title “An original motion picture soundtrack to a movie that doesn’t exist”
Alessandro “Saseko” Motojima – Sendo Senshi OST (2013) – Yakuza Showdown Fake soundtrack actually written by Alan D. Boyd
Steven Severin – Blood of a Poet (2010) – The Wounded Hand – Alternate soundtrack to The Blood of A Poet (1932)
John Zorn – Filmworks X: In the Mirror of Maya Deren (2001) – Teiji’s Time – Score to the documentary In the Mirror of Maya Deren (2002)
Teiji Ito – Music For Maya: Early Film Music Of Teiji Ito (2007) – Meshes of the Afternoon – Entire score to the short film Meshes of the Afternoon (1943)
Angelo Badalamenti – Lost Highway OST (1997) – Haunting & Heartbreaking
This Mortal Coil – It’ll End in Tears (1984) – Song to the Siren – Vocals performed by Elizabeth Fraser. Played in pivotal scene for Lost Highway (1997)

Background Music:
Intro Music:
Giorgio Moroder – Midnight Express Soundtrack (1978) – Chase
After 1st set: Maurice Blackburn – Filmusique – Filmopera: The Film Music of Maurice Blackburn (1996) – Blinkity Blank – Entire score for NFB short film Blinkity Blank (1955)

After 2nd set: John Zorn – Filmworks XVI: Workingman’s Death (2005) – Gadani Shipway
For rest of show: David Lynch & John Neff – Mulholland Drive OST (2001) – Go Get Some – Originally released on BlueBob (2001)

Playlist for May 04, 2015

August 15, 2015

Another eclectic episode of Exit Music For Films, featuring alternate soundtracks for Man With A Movie Camera (& for films by George Melies), as well as various sci-fi soundtracks.

James Whetzel – Man With A Movie Camera OST (2014) Odessa Workers Club – Alternate soundtrack to Man With A Movie Camera (1929)
Mental Overdrive – Man With A Movie Camera OST (2012) – Working City – Alternate soundtrack to Man With A Movie Camera (1929)
Del Rey & the Sun Kings – Battleship Potemkin (2007) – The Odessa Staircase – Alternate soundtrack to Battleship Potemkin (1925)
Leonard Bernstein – West Side Story OST (1976) – Maria – Sung by Jim Bryant with lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
Bernard Herrmann – The Day the Earth Stood Still OST (1951) – The Elevator / Magnetic Pull / The Study / The Conference / The Jewelry Store
Michael Kamen – Brazil OST (1985) – Waiting For Daddy / Sam Lowry’s Wetter Dream “The Monoliths Erupt”
Paul Buckmaster – 12 Monkeys: Music From the Motion Picture (1995) – Interrogation / Time Capsule / Cole Kidnaps Railly
Trevor Duncan – 1950’s Archives – Historic 1950’s Drama (2007) – The Girl – Theme – Featured in La Jetée (1962)
Vaclav Nelhybel – Background Music For Home Movies, Vol. 1 (1964) – Danger: Restless Dream – Album released on Folkways Records
Air – Le voyage dans le lune (2012) – Seven Stars – Featuring vocals from Victoria Legrand. Serves as alternate soundtrack to Le Voyage Dans Le Lune (1902)
Cult With No Name – Lightwerx: George Méliès (2009) – Le Melomane – Part of compilation put on by The Trakwerx Collective, featuring 15 alternate film scores to films by George Méliès
Howard Shore – Hugo OST (2011) – Hugo’s Father

Background Music:
Intro Music:
Giorgio Moroder – Midnight Express Soundtrack (1978) – Chase
For rest of show: Ennio Morricone – The Untouchables OST (1987)
 – Machine Gun Lullaby

Playlist for April 20, 2015

August 9, 2015

This episode consists of scores from a fair bit of horror scores, including from the recently released Scanners film score recently released by Mondo Records on vinyl. Also of note, I also obtained The Record Store Day exclusive release of the Big Bad Wolves score & played part of it on this program too.

Howard Shore – Scanners OST (1981) – Vale Captured
Michael Kamen – The Dead Zone OST (1983) – Opening Titles
Tangerine Dream – Firestarter OST (1984) – The Run
Pino Donaggio – Carrie OST (1976) – Contest Winners
Philip Glass – Candyman OST (2014) – Floating Candyman – Score for the film released in 1992
SQÜRL – Only Lovers Left Alive OST (2014) – Spooky Action At A Distance
Steven Severin – Vampyr OST (2012) – Shadow’s Play – Alternate soundtrack to Vampyr (1932)
Frank Ilfman – Big Bad Wolves OST (2015) – Hide and Seek: Opening Titles
Ennio Morricone – Crime & Dissonance (2005) – Fondate Paure – Composed for The Bird with the Crystal Plumage (1970)
Disasterpeace – It Follows OST (2015) – Heels

Background Music:
Intro Music:
Giorgio Moroder – Midnight Express Soundtrack (1978) – Chase
After 1st sets: Jonathan Snipes & William Hutson – Room 237 OST (2013) – Moon Landing
Rest of show: Rob – Maniac OST (2012) – Headache

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