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Three Hammer Legacy Soundtracks Coming from Silva Screen

As horror fans know better than anyone, the best way to beef up a film's mood and atmosphere is through the use of music, and few did that better than the composers who worked for Hammer Films in its heyday. Which is why we're thrilled to pass on the news that three new compilations of Hammer film soundtrack music will be made available through Silva Screen on March 28th.

Listen to a Bone-Chilling Snippet of Daniel Licht's Score for Silent Hill: Downpour

To go along with the screenshots they provided a week or so ago, Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc., has released a one-and-a-half-minute preview of TV and videogame composer Daniel Licht's eerie score from the highly anticipated survival horror game Silent Hill: Downpour.

Graves, Jason (Scoring Dead Space)

Jason Graves is a British Academy Award-winning composer who has brought his passion for music to a TON of vg titles such as Area 51, Star Trek, Command and Conquer, and of course ... the reason for the season: Dead Space and Dead Space 2.

Call of Duty: Black Ops Zombies Soundtrack Now Available

Activision Publishing, Inc., and developer Treyarch announced today the release of the Call of Duty: Black Ops Zombies soundtrack. Available through all the major digital media retailers, the Zombies soundtrack features for the first time, in their entirety, 17 original tracks composed by Treyarch for the wildly popular Call of Duty: Black Ops Zombies game mode.

Exclusive: Jason Graves and Scoring Dead Space

Jason Graves is a British Academy Award-winning composer who has brought his passion for music to a TON of vg titles such as Area 51, Star Trek, Command and Conquer, and of course ... the reason for the season: Dead Space and Dead Space 2.

Dead Space 2 Soundtrack Now Available for Pre-Order

EA Games' highly anticipated Dead Space 2 is right around the corner, and to complement the upcoming Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and PC releases, Jason Graves' original score is now available for pre-order as well via MP3 download! From the Press Release:

DVD and Blu-Ray Releases: November 30, 2010 - In a Dead Nation Twilight Eclipse Vampires Suck

This is THE week to invest in a PS3 just so you can buy and download the fantastic Dead Nation exclusively on the Playstation Network. Trust us - it will be worth your while.

Clips Montage and Soundtrack Preview for Indie Film Highway 91

And now for something a bit different ... indie filmmaker Sonny Fernandez, who's currently shooting the (as he describes it) "crazy super-bloody zombie movie" Highway 91, sent over a video montage featuring clips from the film backed up by the first official song from the soundtrack.

The Twilight Saga: Eclipse Blu-ray/DVD Bonus Sneak Peek - Bella and the Wolf

We're just a few days away from the December 4th release of The Twilight Saga: Eclipse DVD and Blu-ray packages, and to help build the enthusiasm even more (as if such a thing is possible), Summit has released a sneak peek of "Bella and the Wolf". In this bonus feature the visual effects team shows how they created an intimate moment between Bella and Jacob in wolf form.

Stegall, Jermaine (Rogue River, The Psycho Legacy)

A few weeks back this writer had the opportunity to chat with up-and-coming composer Jermaine Stegall while he was at the LA Screamfest Horror Film Festival supporting the two features he had scored that were selected entries: Rogue River and The Psycho Legacy.

New Soundtracks from Sumthing Else Music - Resident Evil: The Umbrella Chronicles & Dead Rising 2

One of the biggest contributors to the success of a video game's attempt to build atmosphere is its soundtrack, and on November 16th Sumthing Else Music Works will be releasing two of the latest such endeavors: Oleska Lozowchuk's Dead Rising 2 and GHM Sound Team's Resident Evil: The Umbrella Chronicles.

Jermaine Stegall Talks Composing for Rogue River, The Psycho Legacy, and More

A few weeks back this writer had the opportunity to chat with up-and-coming composer Jermaine Stegall while he was at the LA Screamfest Horror Film Festival supporting the two features he had scored that were selected entries: Rogue River and The Psycho Legacy.

In LA? See The Phantom of the Opera & The Lost World with Live Musical Accompaniment

Live anywhere close to the UCLA campus? If so, you might want to catch one or both of the events UCLA Live has planned over the next few weeks for horror/sci-fi lovers: a chance to see two classic genre silent films on a big screen in a beautiful theater (Royce Hall) with live music.

Shiver Along with the Camera Obscura Soundtrack Trailer

Have you been enjoying Drew Daywalt's latest web series "Camera Obscura" so far? We dig it too. If you haven't yet, we have a handy guide for you folks to catch up on Episodes 1-7 & their recaps.