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Playlist for June 29, 2020: Horror, Documentaries, Sci-Fi

June 30, 2020

This episode was an eclectic mix of horror scores, music from documentaries, & cuts from various sci-fi series as well.

Michael Abels – Us OST (2019) – Once Upon A Time
Gregory Tripi – Ma OST (2019) – I Was Just A Kid
Christophe Chassol – Asylum Blackout OST (2012) – Dreams – Alternate title to movie is The Incident
Jóhann Jóhannsson, Hildur Guðnadóttir, & Robert A. A. Lowe – End of Summer (2015) – End of Summer Part 1
The Cinematic Orchestra – The Crimson Wing: Mystery of the Flamingos Original Soundtrack (2008) – First Light

Sven Libaek – Nature Walkabout (Original Television Soundtrack) (1966) – Nature Walkabout (Main Theme)
Colin Stetson – Barkskins (National Geographic Series Soundtrack) (2020) – True Warrior
Le Matos  – Exode (Original Web Series Soundtrack) (2020) – Léo
Ben Salisbury –
Devs: Original Series Soundtrack (2020) – Resurrection
Ben Frost – Dark: Cycle 2 (Original Music From the Netflix Series) (2019) – Wir Haven Keine Zeit Mehr

Background Music:
Intro Music: Giorgio Moroder – Midnight Express OST (1978) – Chase
After 1st set: Philip Glass – Candyman OST (2014) – Cabrini Green – Score for the film released in 1992
After 2nd set: Bruno Coulais – Microcosmos OST (1996) – The Warm Hour
Before final set:
Clinton Shorter – The Expanse: Season One (Original Television Soundtrack) (2016) – Hostage

Playlist for June 22, 2020: Black Lives Matter

June 23, 2020

This episode features music from a few Spike Lee films (including his latest, Da 5 Bloods), as well as biographical dramas (Mudbound, Fruitvale Station) & documentaries (LA 92, 13th).

Public Enemy – Do the Right Thing OST (1989) – Fight the Power – Featuring Branford Marsalis on saxophone
Bill Lee – Do the Right Thing: Original Score (1989) – Wake Up Finale
Terence Blanchard – Da 5 Bloods OST (2020) – What This Mission’s About
Marvin Gaye – What’s Going On? (1971) – Flyin’ High (In the Friendly Sky) – Featured in Da 5 Bloods (2020)
Tamar-Kali – Mudbound OST (2017) – Intro / Mudbound Theme
Danny Bensi & Saunder Jurrians – LA 92 OST (2017) – Florence and Normandie
Ludwig Göransson – Fruitvale Station OST (2013) – Bart Station
Kris Bowers – When They See Us (Original Music From the Original Netflix Series) (2019) – Enemies
Common ft. Bilal – Black America Again (2015) – Letter to the Free – Featured in 13th (2016)
Stanley Clarke – Poetic Justice: Music From the Motion Picture (1993) – Justice’s Groove

Background Music:
Intro Music: Giorgio Moroder – Midnight Express OST (1978) – Chase
After 1st & 2nd sets: Terence Blanchard – Malcolm X: The Original Motion Picture Score (1992) – The Old Days
Before final set: Oscar Peterson – The Silent Partner LP (1979) – Theme For Celine

Playlist for June 01, 2020 (Thrillers & Electronic Sounds)

June 14, 2020

This particular episode starts off with music from several films dealing with plot twists and unreliable narrators, such as Jacob’s Ladder, Memento, & Fight Club. Other selections features more-electronic oriented works from the likes of The Chemical Brothers, Basement Jaxx, & Jean-Michel Jarre.

Maurice Jarre – Jacob’s Ladder OST (1990) – High Fever
David Julyan – Memento: Music For & Inspired By the Film (2000) – The Facts / Tattoos
Roque Baños – The Machinist OST (2004) – I Know Who You Are
The Dust Brothers – Fight Club: Original Score (1999) – Finding the Bomb
Pixies – Surfer Rosa (1988) – Where Is My Mind? – Played during the end scene & credits of Fight Club (1999)
The Chemical Brothers – Hanna OST (2011) – Escape Wavefold
Metavari – Symmetri (Deluxe Edition) (2017) – Assemblé en Miroir IV
Steven Price, Felix Buxton, & Simon Radcliffe – Attack the Block OST (2011) – Moses is Arrested
Jean Michel-Jarre ft. John Carpenter – Electronica Pt. 1: The Time Machine (2015) – A Question of Blood
Vice Girl – Bodysnatchers (2019) – Assault on Precinct 13 – Originally composed by John Carpenter for Assault on Precinct 13 (1976)

Background Music:
Intro Music: Giorgio Moroder – Midnight Express OST (1978) – Chase
After 1st set: Lydia Kavina – Spellbound! Original Works for Theremin (2006) – Suite from “Ed Wood”: Part 1 – Composed by Howard Shore for Ed Wood (1994)
After 2nd set: Andrew Hewitt – The Double OST (2013) – The Double Theme (Version 1)
Before final set:
Le Matos – Turbo Kid OST (2015) – Blades & Fire

Playlist for May 18, 2020 (Sci-Fi, Netflix, & Crime Dramas)

May 18, 2020

The episode starts off with the latest single from Montreal synth musicians, Le Matos. Other selections include music from sci-fi series courtesy of Netflix (Altered Carbon & Dark), classic sci-fi films, and Icelandic composers including Olafur Arnalds & the late Jóhann Jóhannsson.

Le Matos ft. Computer Magic – Exode (Original Web Series Soundtrack) (2020) – The Sounds of Nora
Ben Lovett – Synchronicity OST (2016) – Fate #3
Jeff Russo – Altered Carbon (Original Series Soundtrack) (2018) – Altered Carbon Main Titles
Lalo Schifrin – THX 1138 OST (1971) – SEN / Monks / LUH Reprise
Jerry Goldsmith – Logan’s Run OST (1976) – Love Shop
Ben Frost – Dark: Cycle 1 (Original Music From the Netflix Series) (2019) – Die Holle Ist Leer, Alle Teufel Sind Hier
Toydrum – Deep Water (Original Television Soundtrack) (2019) – Frantic Move (Lisa Guilt)
Keegan Dewitt – Gemini OST (2017) – Scenes of A Crime
Olafur Arnalds – Broadchurch OST (2015) – The Journey
Jóhann Jóhannsson & Yair Elazar Glotman – Last and First Men (2020) – Physical Description of the Last Human Beings

Background Music:
Intro Music: Giorgio Moroder – Midnight Express OST (1978) – Chase
After 1st & 2nd sets: Sinoia Caves – Beyond the Black Rainbow OST (2014) – Forever Dilating Eye
Before final set: Colin Stetson – Age Out OST (2020) – Friday’s Child

Playlist for May 11, 2020 (Organized Crime & the Drug Trade)

May 12, 2020

This episode starts off with music from the latest release by Scottish post-rock group, Mogwai, which is their soundtrack to the Italian drama series, ZeroZeroZero. The rest of the show features various scores to crime films (e.g. Traffic & Uncut Gems) as well as Netflix series (e.g. Ozark and Mindhunter).

Mogwai – ZeroZeroZero OST (2020) – The Wife Was Touched
Danny Bensi & Saunder Jurrians – Ozark: Seasons 1 & 2 OST (2020) – The Beginning
Hildur Guðnadóttir – Sicario: Day of the Soldado OST (2018) – Journey to the Border
Cliff Martinez – Traffic OST (2000) – Just Shoot Him
Daniel Lopatin – Uncut Gems OST (2019) – The Ballad of Howie Bling
David Holmes – Out of Sight OST (1998) – The Trunk Scene
Howard Shore – The Departed Original Score (2006) – Chinatown – Featuring G.E. Smith on guitar
Robbie Robertson – The Irishman OST (2019) – Theme From the Irishman
Jason Hill – Mindhunter: Music From Season 2 of the Netflix Original Series (2019) – To Catch A Fantasy

Background Music:
Intro Music: Giorgio Moroder – Midnight Express OST (1978) – Chase
After 1st set: Jóhann Jóhannsson – Sicario OST (2015) – Tunnel Music
After 2nd set: Vangelis – Blade Runner OST (1994) – Main Titles
Before final set: Ennio Morricone – Once Upon A Time in America OST (1984) – Deborah’s Theme

Playlist for May 04, 2020 (Pee Wee & Animated Films)

May 4, 2020

This episode starts off with music from the Pee Wee Franchise, starting with Danny Elfman’s first theatrical film score. Other selections include works from animated films such as Who Framed Roger Rabbit, James & the Giant Peach, Inside Out, & the latest Sonic the Hedgehog film. Enjoy.

Danny Elfman – Pee Wee’s Big Adventure OST (1988) – Finale
Mark Mothersbaugh – Pee Wee’s Big Holiday OST (2016) – Main Titles & Farewell
Lydia Kavina – Spellbound! Original Works for Theremin (2006) – Suite from “Ed Wood”: Part 3 – Composed by Howard Shore for Ed Wood (1994)
Alan Silvestri – Who Framed Roger Rabbit? OST (1988) – Toon Town
Jerry Goldsmith – Looney Tunes: Back in Action (2003) – Car Trouble
Raymond Scott – The Music of Raymond Scott: Reckless Nights and Turkish Twilights (1988) – Powerhouse – Originally written in 1937
Randy Newman – James & the Giant Peach OST (1996) – Magic Man
Andy Partridge – The Fuzzy Warbles Collection: Volume 4 (2003) – All I Dream of Is a Friend – Originally written for James & the Giant Peach (1996)
Michael Giacchino – Inside Out OST (2015) – Joy Turns to Sadness / A Growing Personality
Tom Holkenborg – Sonic the Hedgehog OST (2020) – But I Will Always Be Faster

Background Music:
Intro Music: Giorgio Moroder – Midnight Express OST (1978) – Chase
After 1st set: Nino Rota – 8 1/2 OST (1963) – Carlotta’s Galop
After 2nd set: Alexandre Desplat – Fantastic Mr. Fox OST (2009) – Great Harrowsford Square
Before final set: Benoît Charest – Les Triplettes de Belleville OST (2003) – La Jungle de Belleville

Playlist for April 20, 2020 (Thrillers & Animated Films)

April 21, 2020

This episode features a variety of music from animated films such as Studio Ghibli’s classic Princess Mononoke as well as selections of scores from Laika-produced films. Also in the mix is Oneohtrix Point Never’s recent score to Uncut Gems, featuring an Akira-inspired cut.

Joe Hisaishi – Dream Songs: The Essential Joe Hisaishi (2020) – “Princess Mononoke” Suite – Originally composed for Princess Mononoke (1997)
Laurent Perez del Mar – La Tortue Rouge OST (2016) – The Tsunami
Dario Marianelli – Kubo and the Two Strings OST (2016) – Hanzo’s Fortress
Jon Brion – Paranorman OST (2012) – Oh, and One More Thing
Bruno Coulais – Coraline OST (2009) – End Credits
Daniel Lopatin – Uncut Gems OST (2019) – Windows
Howard Shore – Collector’s Edition, Vol. 1 (2009) Midnight – Originally part of the film score to After Hours (1985)
James Newton Howard – Nightcrawler OST (2014) – Chinatown Express
Trevor Morris – Castlevania (Music From the Netflix Series) (2017) – We Can’t Turn Away

Background Music:
Intro Music: Giorgio Moroder – Midnight Express OST (1978) – Chase
After 1st set: Mychael Danna – Life of Pi OST (2012) – First Night, Last Day
After 2nd set: Geinoh Yamashirogumi – Akira (Symphonic Suite) OST (1988) – Kaneda
Before final set: Tangerine Dream – Miracle Mile OST (1989) – People in the News

Playlist for April 13, 2020

April 17, 2020

Starting off tonight with the main theme from That Thing You Do!, composed by the late Adam Schlesinger (RIP).  Other selections include music from Love & Mercy, The Last Temptation of Christ, Kundun, and Monty Python.

The Wonders – That Thing You Do! OST (1996) – That Thing You Do – Composed by Adam Schlesinger
The Rheostatics – Music From the Motion Picture: Whale Music (1994) – Deconstruct Me, Claire
Brian Wilson – No Pier Pressure (2015) – One Kind of Love – Also featured on Music From Love & Mercy (2015)
Atticus Ross – Music From Love & Mercy (2015) – Believe
Peter Gabriel – Passion: Music for The Last Temptation of Christ (1989) – Zaar
Philip Glass – Kundun OST (1997) – Sand Mandala
Ennio Morricone – The Mission OST (1986) – Refusal
Clint Mansell – Noah OST (2014) – Every Creeping Thing That Creeps
James Newton Howard – A Hidden Life OST (2019) – A Hidden Life
Jimmy Lavalle – Spring OST (2014) – A Short Walk
Monty Python – Monty Python’s Life of Brian OST (1979) – Brian Song (Pt. 2)

Background Music:
Intro Music: Giorgio Moroder – Midnight Express OST (1978) – Chase
Rest of show: Kathryn Kluge, Kim Allen Kluge & Francesco Lupica – Silence OST (2016) – Meditation

Playlist for April 06, 2020 (Electronic Scores & Documentaries)

April 17, 2020

The second consecutive show recorded at home! Starts off with a cut from the latest studio release by Daniel Davies (with help from his god-son), and continues with soundtrack selections from The Lighthouse, Good Time, & Earthquake Bird. The latter half of the show focuses on a variety of music from documentaries.

Daniel Davies (ft. John Carpenter) – Signals (2020) – Destructive Field
Mark Korven – The Lighthouse OST (2019) – The Sea King’s Fury
Oneohtrix Point Never – Good Time OST (2017) – Hospital Escape / Access-A-Ride
Bobby Krlic – Almost Holy OST (2016) – The End
Atticus Ross, Leopold Ross, & Claudia Sarne – Earthquake Bird (Music From the Netflix Film) (2018) – As Far As I Could
Superhuman Happiness – How to Survive A Plague OST (2012) – Effective Medication
Noveller – When I Last Saw Jesse OST (2020) – The Last Time I Saw Jesse
SQÜRL – Some Music For Robby Müller (2020) – Dutch Light on Silver Water

Josef Van Wissem – Partir to Live: Original Soundtrack Recording (2015) – Epoché

Background Music:
Intro Music: Giorgio Moroder – Midnight Express OST (1978) – Chase
After 1st set: John Carpenter – Anthology (Movie Themes 1974 – 1998) (2017) – The Thing – Originally composed by Ennio Morricone for The Thing (1982)
After 2nd set: Trent Reznor & Atticus Ross – Gone Girl OST (2014) – Sugar Storm
Before final set: Neil Young – Dead Man OST (1995) – “Guitar Solo No. 4” (Track # 09)

Playlist for March 30, 2020 (Viruses, Outbreaks, and Thrillers)

April 16, 2020

Due to the CJSR station being temporarily closed at this time due to concerns over the Coronavirus, this and all future episodes for the short term will be pre-recorded from my home. This episode features musical selections from a few viral / thriller / outbreak films: Contagion, Outbreak, 28 Days Later, 12 Monkeys, and more.

Cliff Martinez – Contagion OST (2011) – Forsythia
James Newton Howard – Outbreak OST (1995) – They’re Coming
Marco Beltrami – World War Z OST (2013) – Searching for Clues
John Murphy – 28 Days Later OST (2002) – The Search for Jim
Tyler Bates –  Dawn of the Dead OST (2004) – It’s Only A Matter of Time

John Tavener – Fragments of A Prayer: From the Motion Picture Children of Men (2006) – Eternity’s Sunrise – Originally composed in 1999 & uses text from William Blake
Junkie XL – Terminator: Dark Fate OST (2019) – REV 9
Paul Buckmaster – 12 Monkeys: Music From the Motion Picture (1995) – Fugitives / Fateful Love / Home Dentistry

John Carpenter & Jim Lang – In the Mouth of Madness OST (1995) – The Black Church

Background Music:
Intro Music: Giorgio Moroder – Midnight Express OST (1978) – Chase
After 1st set: E.C. Woodley – Antiviral OST (2013) – Break In
After 2nd set: Goblin – Zombi OST (1978) – L’Alba Dei Morti Viventi – Soundtrack release for Dawn of the Dead (1978)
After 3rd set: Howard Shore – ExistenZ OST (1999) – Meta-Flesh Game Pods
Before final set:
Steph Copeland – Antisocial Original Score (2014) – Antisocial Opening Credits