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Playlist for May 16, 2016

August 11, 2017

Featuring music from both Francis Ford Coppola and Martin Scorsese films, Stranger Than Paradise, and ending the set off with a great Malcolm X tribute courtesy of Kamasi Washington.

Stewart Copeland (ft. Stan Ridgway – Rumble Fish OST (1983) – Don’t Box Me In – Vocals by Stan Ridgway
Howard Shore – Collector’s Edition, Vol. 1 (2009) – 9PM – Originally part of the film score to After Hours (1985)
Robert De Niro & Mary Kay Place – New York, New York OST (1977) – Blue Moon
Tom Waits & Crystal Gayle – One From the Heart Soundtrack (1982) – Opening Montage (Tom’s Piano Intro / Once Upon A Town / The Wages of Love)
Screaming Jay Hawkins – At Home With Screaming Jay Hawkins (1958) – I Put A Spell On You – Played in the film Stranger Than Paradise (1985)
John Lurie – Stranger Than Paradise OST (1985) – Car Cleveland
Michel Legrand – Summer of ’42 OST (1971) – Theme From “Summer of ’42”
Tony Bennett – Summer of ’42 (1972) – Theme From Summer of ’42 (The Summer Knows) – Music originally by Michel Legrand. Lyrics by Alan & Marilyn Bergman
Sammy Davis Jr. & Benny Carter – A Man Called Adam OST (1966) – I Want to Be Wanted – Written by Alberto Testa, Kim Gannon, & Pino Spotti
Kamasi Washington – The Epic (2015) – Malcolm’s Theme – Music originally composed by Terence Blanchard for Malcolm X (1992). Words taken from the eulogy given to Malcolm X.

Background Music:
Intro Music: Giorgio Moroder – Midnight Express OST (1978) – Chase
After 1st set: 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
Before final set: Tom Waits – Night on Earth OST (1991) – Helsinki Mood
Before final set: Terence Blanchard – Malcolm X Score (1992) – Eulogy

Playlist for May 09, 2016

August 11, 2017

At first, we dedicate sets to Charlie Kaufman films and then the David Byrne starred & directed movie, True Stories, in 1986. We then end the show with the great score to The VVitch.

Carter Burwell (with Tom Noonan) – Anomalisa OST (2016) – None of Them Are You / Fregali Elevator – None of Them Are You sung by Tom Noonan)
Jon Brion – Synecdoche, New York OST (2008) – Song for Caden – Sung By Deanna Storey
Jon Brion – Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind OST (2004) – Theme
Talking Heads – True Stories (1986) – Wild Wild Life – Played in the film True Stories (1986)
Meredith Monk – Sounds From True Stories (1986) – Road Song
Talking Heads (w/ John Goodman) – Bonus Rarities and Outtakes (2006) – People Like Us (John Goodman Vocal Version) – Played in the film True Stories (1986)
Michael Nyman – A Zed & Two Noughts OST (1985) – Car Crash
Howard Shore – Crash OST (1996) – Sexual Logic
Clint Mansell – High Rise OST (2015) – Silent Corridors
Mark Korven – The VVitch OST (2016) – Banished

Background Music:
Intro Music: Giorgio Moroder – Midnight Express OST (1978) – Chase
After 1st & 2nd sets: David Byrne – The Last Emperor OST (1987) – Main Title Theme (The Last Emperor)
Before final set: Tomita – The Bermuda Triangle (1979) – Venus in a Space Uniform Shining in Fluorescent Light – Interpretation of John Williams’ score to Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977) 

Playlist for May 02, 2016

August 11, 2017

Music from Heather McIntosh, Explosions in the Sky, and Michael Nyman.

Heather McIntosh – Z For Zachariah OST (2015) – Hymn, Part 2
Explosions in the Sky & David Wingo – Prince Avalanche OST (2013) – Hello, Is This Your House?
Michael Linnen & David Wingo – George Washington OST (2000) – A Hit
Mark Orton – Nebraska OST (2013) – New West
Angelo Badalamenti – The Straight Story OST (1999) – Laurens Walking
Nils Frahm – Victoria OST (2015) – Our Own Roof
Olafur Arnalds – Another Happy Day OST (2011) – The Land of Nod
Carter Burwell – Anomalisa OST (2016) – Overture
Michael Nyman – A Zed & Two Noughts OST (1985) – L’Escargot

Background Music:
Intro Music: Giorgio Moroder – Midnight Express OST (1978) – Chase
After 1st set: Edward Artemiev – Stalker: Original Soundtrack (1979) – Section 1 – Side 2 of Record of The Mirror / Stalker LP consists of score to Stalker (1979)
After 2nd set: Daniel Lanois – Sling Blade OST (1996) – Asylum
Before final set: Ryuichi Sakamoto – The Revenant OST (2015) – Looking For Glass

Playlist for April 25, 2016: Tribute to Prince

August 3, 2017

RIP to Prince (June 07, 1958 – April 21, 2016)

Prince – Purple Rain OST (1984) – Computer Blue
Prince – Parade (1986) – Girls & Boys – Serves as the soundtrack to Under the Cherry Moon (1986)
Prince – Music From Graffiti Bridge (1990) – Thieves in the Temple
Herbie Hancock – The Spook Who Sat By the Door OST (1973) – The Spook Who Sat By the Door
Miles Davis & Michel Legrand – Dingo OST (1991) – Trumpet Cleaning
Quincy Jones – The Slender Thread OST (1965) – Aftermath
Prince – Batman Soundtrack (1989) – Trust
Danny Elfman – Batman: Original Motion Picture Score (1989) – Main Batman Theme
Hans Zimmer & Junkie XL – Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice OST (2016) – Their War Here

Background Music:
Intro Music: Giorgio Moroder – Midnight Express OST (1978) – Chase
After 1st set: Herbie Hancock – The New Standard (1996) – Thieves in the Temple – Originally performed & composed by Prince
After 2nd set:
Miles Davis – Ascenseur Pour L’Echafaud OST (1959) – Chez Le Photographe Du Motel – Released as Elevator to the Gallows in North America
Before final set: Prince – Batman Soundtrack (1989) – Batdance

Playlist for April 18, 2016

August 3, 2017

In addition to the music played in the episode (which includes music from films like Foxes, Dirty Dancing, and Twin Peaks), this show also featured an interview with Heather Noel of FAVA about the upcoming (at the time) FAVA Fest of 2016.

Other music consists from The Revenant and a few experimental documentaries too.

Donna Summer – Foxes OST (1980) – On the Radio – Additionally featured on Donna Summer album On the Radio: Greatest Hits Volume I & II (1979)
Giorgio Moroder – Foxes OST (1980) – Valley of the Dolls (Slow Version)

*Interview with Heather Noel of FAVA – In regards to FAVA Fest 2016*

Zappacosta – Dirty Dancing OST (1987) – Overload
Tangerine Dream – Heartbreakers OST (1984) – Twilight Painter
Clint Mansell – Requiem For A Dream OST (2000) – Meltdown
Goblin – La Via Della Droga OST (2015) – La Via Della Droga, M1, M4 End Titles (Full Version) – Film score for La Via Della Droga (a.k.a. The Heroin Busters) (1977)
Xiu Xiu – Plays the Music of Twin Peaks (2016) – Into the Night – Originally composed by Angelo Badalamenti for Twin Peaks (1990)
Julee Cruise – Floating into the Night (1989) – Into the Night – Composed by Angelo Badalamenti for Twin Peaks (1990)

Background Music:
Intro Music: Giorgio Moroder – Midnight Express OST (1978) – Chase
After 1st set & FAVA Interview: Giorgio Moroder – Foxes OST (1980) Valley of the Dolls (Instrumental)
After 3rd set: Clint Mansell – In the Wall OST (2014) – Main Titles
Before final set: Angelo Badalamenti – Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me OST (1992) – Theme From Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me

Playlist April 11, 2016

August 3, 2017

This episode starts off with music solely from Quentin Tarantino’s The Hateful Eight for the first set. We also play music from other Tarantino-related movies such as Four Rooms and Planet Terror.

Other music consists from The Revenant and a few experimental documentaries too.

Ennio Morricone – Quentin Tarantino’s The Hateful Eight OST (2015) – L’inferno Blanco – (Synth)
White Stripes – De Stijl (1990) – Apple Blossom – Played in Quentin Tarantino’s The Hateful Eight (2015)
David Hess – The Last House on the Left OST (1972) – Now You’re All Alone – Played in Quentin Tarantino’s The Hateful Eight (2015)
Roy Orbison – The Fastest Guitar Alive OST (1967) – There Won’t Be Many Coming Home – Played in Quentin Tarantino’s The Hateful Eight (2015)
Jerry Fielding – The Wild Bunch OST – Main Title
Combustible Edison – Four Rooms Soundtrack (1995) – Vertigogo (Closing Credits)
Robert Rodriguez – Planet Terror OST (2007) – Grindhouse (Main Title)
Bryce Dessner – The Revenant OST (2015) – Looking For Glass
Ryuichi Sakamoto – Love is the Devil OST (1998) – Lock – Film score for Love Is the Devil: Study for a Portrait of Francis Bacon (1998)
Fred Frith – Rivers and Tides OST (2001) – Track # 6
John Zorn – Filmworks XIX: Workingman’s Death (2005) – Ghost Ship

Background Music:
Intro Music: Giorgio Moroder – Midnight Express OST (1978) – Chase
After 1st set: Ennio Morricone – The Thing OST (1982) Despair
After 2nd set: Eckart Runge & Jacques Ammon – Cello Cinema (2012) – Misirlou – Popularized by Dick Dale’s version featured in Pulp Fiction (1994)
Before final set: Fred Frith – Eye to Ear II (2004) – Gambling, Gods, & LSD – Re-mixes and extracts of this composition featured in documentary Gambling, Gods, & LSD (2002)

Playlist for April 04, 2016

August 3, 2017

This episode is *another* one that definitely has a jazzy theme. We started off the episode with part of a great score by the one and only John Zorn, for the 15 minute animated short, The Rain Horse in 2008. Check out the movie here -> The Rain Horse

Other that that, we also played music from the 1989 Canadian art-house movie, The Top of His Head. Other selections include Michel Legrand, Henry Mancini, and Gato Barbieri’s score to Last Tango in Paris, in reference to his passing on April 02, 2016.

John Zorn – Filmworks XIX: The Rain Horse (2008) – The Stallion
Jane Siberry – The Top of His Head OST (1989) – This Old Earth
Fred Frith – The Top of His Head OST (1989) – Donuts
Herb Alpert & The Tijuana Brass – Casino Royale Soundtrack (1967) – Casion Royale Theme (Main Title) – Composed by Burt Bacharach
Michel Legrand – The Thomas Crown Affair OST (1968) – Doubting Thomas
Henry Mancini – Visions of Eight OST (1973) – Olympic Village
Richard Thompson – Grizzly Man OST (2005) – Treadwell No More

Jack Nitzsche – The Hot Spot OST (1990) – Bank Robbery – Featuring Miles Davis & John Lee Hooker
Gato Barbieri – Last Tango in Paris OST (1972) – Last Tango in Paris – Ballad

Background Music:
Intro Music: Giorgio Moroder – Midnight Express OST (1978) – Chase
After 1st set: John Zorn – Naked City (1989) The James Bond Theme – Originally performed by John Barry Orchestra & composed by Monty Norman
After 2nd set: Fred Frith – Eye to Ear II (2004) – Gambling, Gods, & LSD – Re-mixes and extracts of this composition featured in documentary Gambling, Gods, & LSD (2002)
Before final set: Miles Davis – Ascenseur Pour L’Echafaud OST (1959) – Chez Le Photographe Du Motel – Released as Elevator to the Gallows in North America

Playlist for March 28, 2016

August 3, 2017

Music from the Rocky franchise, cop movies, as well as Metropolis-esque cinematic scores.

Bill Conti – Rocky OST (1976) – Gonna Fly Now
Ludwig Goransson – Creed OST (2015) – Adonis – Music from the NHK documentary Silk Road (1980)
Keith Emerson – Nighthawks OST (1984) – Nighthawks
Jay Chattaway – Maniac Cop OST (1988) – Flashback Montage
Basil Poledouris – Robocop OST (1987) – Van Chase
Gottfried Huppertz – Metropolis OST (1927) – I. Auftakt Suite: Maschinenhalle
Giorgio Moroder ft. Freddie Mercury – Metropolis OST (1984) – Love Kills – Music for the restored edition of  Metropolis (1984)
The New Pollutants – Metropolis: Re-score (2005) – The Catacombs
Le Matos – Turbo Kid OST (2015) – The Playground

Background Music:
Intro Music: Giorgio Moroder – Midnight Express OST (1978) – Chase
After 1st & 2nd sets: Pilotpriest – Nighthawks – Single (2012) – Nighthawks
Before final set:
Lalo Schifrin – THX 1138 OST (1971) – Be Happy / LUH / Society Montage

Playlist for March 21, 2016

August 3, 2017

Music featured from The Revenant, The New World, as well as other survivalist movies.

Vangelis – Antarctica OST (1983) – Theme From Antarctica
Kitaro – Silk Road Vol. 1 (1980) – Heavenly Father – Music from the NHK documentary Silk Road (1980)
Mike Oldfield – The Killing Fields OST (1984) – Étude
Tan Dun – Hero OST (2002) – At Emperor’s Palace
John Corigliano – The Red Violin OST (1999) – Morritz Discovers the Red Violin
Darren Fung & China National Symphony Orchestra – Lost Years: A People’s Struggle for Justice OST (2013) – Gold Mountain
Taro Iwashiro – Red Cliff OST (2008) – On the Battlefield
Ryuichi Sakamoto – The Revenant OST (2016) – Killing Hawk

Background Music:
Intro Music: Giorgio Moroder – Midnight Express OST (1978) – Chase
After 1st set: Vangelis – Opera Sauvage (1979) – L’Enfant –  Featured in The Year of Living Dangerously (1982)
After 2nd set:
Philip Glass – Kundun OST (1997) – Chinese Invade
After 3rd set: Ryuichi Sakamoto – Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence OST (1983) – Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence

Playlist for March 14, 2016

August 3, 2017

A horror-themed film score playlist on Exit Music For Films.

Keith Emerson  – Inferno OST (2015) – Rose’s Descent Into the Cellar
Goblin – Non ho sonno Film Score (2001) – Non Ho Sonno
Bruno Nicolai – The Case of the Bloody Iris OST (2014) – Jennifer’s Recall
Ennio Morricone – Lizard in a Woman’s Skin OST (1971) – A Lucio Fulci
Javier Navarette – Pan’s Labyrinth OST (2006) – Deep Forest – Played in The New World (2005)
Rob – Horns OST (2013) – Lee’s Death
Mark Korven – The VVitch OST (2015) – Caleb’s Seduction
Steve Moore – Cub OST (2015) – Sam vs. Kai
Jeff Grace – The House of the Devil OST (2009) – The House of the Devil

Background Music:
Intro Music: Giorgio Moroder – Midnight Express OST (1978) – Chase
Rest of the show: Goblin – Suspiria OST (1976) – Suspiria