Film Music Monthly Recommendations – March/April 2019

Film music has long been a passion of mine, but I’ve realised I don’t really talk about it on Cultural Conversation as much as I would like. 2019 I am remedying this, partly with a monthly cluster of recommendations.

Well in this case… two monthly. Much as my aim is, similar to my end of year lists, recommend five albums by highlighting a track from them each, each month, the reality is that March/April only delivered five albums which tickled my fancy enough to bring to your attention.

I have thrown a few honourable mentions into the joint March/April Spotify playlist you’ll find at the bottom though…

We continue with March/April 2019, featuring tracks from composers including Alan Silvestri, Danny Elfman and Alexandre Desplat…

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New Podcast: Between the Notes #5

Hosted by myself and Cineworld film journalist Sean Wilson, Between the Notes is a podcast all about the sounds of cinema, and our discussion of them, airing on a flexible schedule roughly every two or three weeks.

In the latest episode, we discuss three new releases – Danny Elfman’s Dumbo, Alexandre Desplat’s The Sisters Brothers and Benjamin Wallfisch’s Shazam!

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