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Godzilla Vs Kong Will Be Scored By Composer Junkie XL

Godzilla Vs Kong Will Be Scored By Composer Junkie XL

He takes over from previous MonsterVerse composer Bear McCreary This outing for the MonsterVerse is directed by Adam Wingard It stars Godzilla, King Kong, Alexander Skarsgård, Millie Bobby Brown, Rebecca Hall, Brian Tyree Henry, Shun Oguri, Eiza González, Jessica Henwick, Julian Dennison, Kyle Chandler, Zhang Ziyi, and Demián Bichir. The film was rated PG-13 by the MPAA two weeks[...]

Bear McCreary Chats Godzilla Netflixs Rim of the World [Interview]

Bear McCreary Chats 'Godzilla', Netflix's 'Rim of the World' [Interview]

Anytime we get to chat with prolific (and Emmy-winning) composer Bear McCreary, it's a good day Admittedly, he's a friend, met several years ago after that incident of moving a locked piano across a very-large-Texas-sized convention center, and a panel moderation with said piano.[caption id="attachment_1037428" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Bear McCrearyPhoto courtesy of DefiantPR[/caption]Aside from being a[...]

Wanna Hear Bear McCrearys Rodan Theme from Godzilla: King of the Monsters

Wanna Hear Bear McCreary's Rodan Theme from 'Godzilla: King of the Monsters'?

A kaiju-sized reason for that is director Mike Dougherty's infectious enthusiasm for the subject matter, how he describes the creatures, and every bit of promotional material we've seen thus far.Add into that the fact that Emmy-winning composer Bear McCreary is handling the score, and King of the Monsters has all the makings of a truly epic time[...]

13 New Photos from Godzilla: King of the Monsters

13 New Photos from 'Godzilla: King of the Monsters'

But there’s paranoia and endless speculation about whether he is the only one out there or whether we’re threatened by others like his kind.” Dougherty is directing the film from a script he co-wrote with Zach Shields, which will star Zhang Ziyi, Kyle Chandler, Vera Farmiga, Millie Bobby Brown, O’Shea Jackson Jr., Bradley Whitford, Ken Watanabe, Thomas Middleditch, Charles[...]

Godzilla: King of the Monsters Gets New Version of Blue Oyster Cult Classic Song

'Godzilla: King of the Monsters' Gets New Version of Blue Oyster Cult Classic Song

We surmised at the time that this was a cover recorded for the new film under the guidance of Emmy winning composer Bear McCreary This was something we were VERY excited to hear, as McCreary had previously teased working in the studio with the frontman of System Of A Down, Serj Tankian. View this post on Instagram  How was[...]

Chucky Just Wants to Play in New Childs Play Trailer

Chucky Just Wants to Play in New 'Child's Play' Trailer

Aaron Schmidt and Chris Ferguson  executive produced the project.Child’s Play will star Aubrey Plaza, Gabriel Bateman, Brian Tyree Henry, Ty Conciglio, Tim Matheson, and David Lewis. Lars Klevberg is directing from a script by Tyler Burton Smith, and the film will feature a score by Emmy-winning composer Bear McCreary.It hits theaters on June 21.[...]

Bear McCreary Compares the Godzilla Theme to James Bond Theme

Bear McCreary Compares the 'Godzilla' Theme to 'James Bond' Theme

Emmy winning composer Bear McCreary was a guest on Score: The Podcast this week, and he spoke briefly about the upcoming Godzilla: King of the Monsters film from Legendary (which he's done the score for).In this snippet from the episode (which you can listen to on iTunes now), McCreary compares Akira Ifukube’s original Godzilla theme to that of[...]

Bear McCreary to Compose Childs Play Score for Reboot

Bear McCreary to Compose 'Child's Play' Score for Reboot

We're thrilled to report that our friend Emmy winning composer Bear McCreary is joining Orion Pictures' Child's Play reboot![caption id="attachment_1016363" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Composer Bear McCrearyPhoto courtesy of McCreary's website[/caption]“Chucky haunted my dreams when I was a kid, ever since his devilish little face peered out at me from a torn VHS cover at my local video store[...]

Hell Fest Review: A Great Start to the Halloween Season

Hell Fest Review: A Great Start to the Halloween Season

Bear McCreary's score is good, but the mix gets a bit too loud in certain points and takes some of the tension out of some scenes And hey horror filmmakers: strobe lights are annoying Use something else.This is a really fun, entertaining entry into the slasher genre Over time, this will become one horror fans[...]

Kara Remembers Battlestar Galactica Piano Finds Home with Bear McCreary

"Kara Remembers" 'Battlestar Galactica' Piano Finds Home with Bear McCreary

Moore reimagined Battlestar Galactica will no doubt recognize this piano, used in the seminal season 4 episode 'Someone to Watch Over Me', and its importance to the tune 'Kara Remembers' composed by Bear McCreary.If you have NOT completed that season of BSG, you will definitely want to do that before diving into the importance of the piano.Turns out the[...]

Bear McCreary Talks Composing for Godzilla: King of the Monsters

Bear McCreary Talks Composing for 'Godzilla: King of the Monsters'

This immediately got my attention (how great would it be to have that song featured in this new film?), especially with Dougherty's reveal of who was writing the score.Turns out that Emmy-winning prolific composer Bear McCreary (Outlander, The Walking Dead, Battlestar Galactica, Colossal, 10 Cloverfield Lane, "God of War" just to name a few projects) is tackling the King[...]

Mondo Is Releasing Bear McCrearys God of War Soundtrack on Vinyl

Mondo Is Releasing Bear McCreary's God of War Soundtrack on Vinyl

This week sees the release of something truly special: Bear McCreary's epic score to the game God of War![gallery columns="2" size="large" ids="835334,835333"] The wait is finally over! This past Friday, Sony released the highly anticipated GOD OF WAR for PlayStation, and Mondo is proud to present Bear McCreary's (THE WALKING DEAD, COLOSSAL, 10 CLOVERFIELD LANE) incredible new soundtrack to[...]

God of War: First Day Play Impressions

God of War: First Day Play Impressions

MUSIC. We've talked a lot about this too, and it's not JUST because we're fans of Emmy-winning composer Bear McCreary's sizable catalog of work He really managed to capture something both folky and super frakking metal about the Viking world, the use of full chorus unique enough to not immediately evoke memories of Skyrim The heart pounding[...]

God of War Launch Day Event is About to go Live Heres How To Watch

'God of War' Launch Day Event is About to go Live, Here's How To Watch

We know how good Chris is, and seeing his genuine reaction to Sunny is incredible. Guess this means composer Bear McCreary will be there too!https://twitter.com/corybarlog/status/987146217481109504 There will be some God Of War emojis hitting IOS and Android next week! Sunny talked about seeing the Atreus Funko Pop and how excited he was to see it. Chris says[...]

PlayStation Releases Bear McCrearys God of War Soundtrack on Spotify a Week Early

PlayStation Releases Bear McCreary's God of War Soundtrack on Spotify a Week Early

Some early reviews of the title are going so far as to proclaim things like monumental storytelling, incredible graphics, stellar soundtrack, and Game of the Year.Voiced this time around by Christopher Judge (Stargate), this chapter of the Kratos saga continues into the character's future, where he's training his young son in the ways of battle and the[...]

Outlander: Get Your Sassenach Hands on Bear McCrearys Season 3 Soundtrack Now

Outlander: Get Your Sassenach Hands on Bear McCreary's Season 3 Soundtrack Now

Emmy winning composer Bear McCreary just announced that today, the soundtrack for season 3 of the time travel show is available.https://twitter.com/bearmccreary/status/962004473240469504Seriously, the guy is always working, and his list of shows and films is pretty impressive McCreary is behind such notable scores as Battlestar Galactica (the Ron D Moore reminaged version), 10 Cloverfield Lane, Black Sails, Knights of Badassdom, Da Vinci's Demons (for[...]

WATCH: Brand-New Story Trailer for God of War from Santa Monica Studio

WATCH: Brand-New Story Trailer for God of War from Santa Monica Studio

Judge has said this game was a dream come true for him, visibly bouncing up and down when talking about it.Emmy-winning composer Bear McCreary is helming the score for this chapter of Kratos's life, as was revealed during E3 2016 with a performance of a suite from the game “This is the first trailer I’ve[...]

Outlander Season 3 Episode 9 Has New Music And Opening Images

Outlander Season 3, Episode 9 Has New Music And Opening Images

Outlander season 3 episode 9 "Doldrums" had some big changes in store for fans, and thanks to Entertainment Weekly, we know what they are.EW broke the news as the show was airing in the east coast time block that the iconic opening sequence featuring "The Skye Boat Song" was changing to again reflect the main[...]


Agents Of SHIELD Will Be Scored By Bear McCreary Gets Comic-Con Teaser Art

Agents Of SHIELD Will Be Scored By Bear McCreary, Gets Comic-Con Teaser Art

While well-loved composer Bear McCreary has tended to score smaller movies, his TV soundtracks have been for some of the biggest genre shows Recently he's been busy with The Walking Dead, Defiance and Da Vinci's Demons; his incredible streak started with Battlestar Galactica in 2004.And now he's scoring Agents of SHIELD Seems so right.He spoke[...]