comPOSERS Podcast

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  • July 6, 2020

    comPOSERS Episode 68: Face/Off

    Join us for our first episode of Summer Blockbuster Month as we break down John Powell’s very Remote Control Productions-y, synthetic action score to 1997’s Face/Off!

  • June 30, 2020

    comPOSERS Episode 67: Robocop

    On this week’s episode, we return to a time when action movies were basically rated X but were still marketed to kids for some reason.

  • June 23, 2020

    comPOSERS Episode 66: City Slickers

    This week we’re back in the saddle with Marc Shaiman to discuss his score for City Slickers, a film about three miserable white dudes from the city approaching a midlife crisis. We can relate.

  • June 16, 2020

    comPOSERS Episode 65: 127 Hours

    Join us in the Series 5 opener as we discuss A.R. Rahman’s tense, guitar-driven soundtrack from the film ‘127 Hours’.

  • June 7, 2020

    comPOSERS Episode 64: Avatar

    In this week’s episode, we cover a listener request for James Cameron’s “Avatar”, composed by James Horner, an unfortunately-timely film given the state of the world.

  • June 1, 2020

    comPOSERS Episode 63: Casablanca

    Today we talk about a film that takes place in a bar because we miss going to them and we’re stuck inside, sort of like how the folks in Casablanca are stuck there, but without the Gestapo.

  • May 24, 2020

    comPOSERS Episode 62: Blade Runner

    This week we sit down with Blade Runner (and all other things pop culture) guru Brent Chittenden of the True North Nerds podcast to discuss the 1982 classic sci-film.

  • May 19, 2020

    comPOSERS Episode 60: Speed

    All aboard! This week we’re discussing “Speed” and Mark Mancina’s weirdly impactful soundtrack.

  • May 18, 2020

    comPOSERS Episode 59: A League of Their Own

    On this week’s episode we attempt to honour Mother’s Day but end up just talking about sports. But at least it’s women’s sports! Join us as we review Hans Zimmer’s score to “A League of Their Own”.

  • May 3, 2020

    comPOSERS Episode 58: Rogue One

    Today we celebrate tomorrow’s Star Wars Day by looking into Michael Giacchino’s highly entertaining score for Rogue One, the first ever Star Wars score not composed by John Williams.

  • April 26, 2020

    comPOSERS Episode 57: The Matrix

    On this week’s episode we don our trenchcoats and designer shades and enter the strange and terrifying world of Don Davis’ adequate score for The Matrix. Woah.