Category: Music

Wild Style 30th Anniversary

In 1983 Director Charlie Ahearn brought the inner city world of hip hop, which was then a new art form, to the big screen...

Three Classic Scores by David Shire

Whenever I think of the film scores of the 1970s, I always have three specific themes that stand out in my mind. Of course...

10 Classic Hip Hop Trax

In the 1980s Hip Hop became the biggest underground musical movement to explode out of the inner cities. It was a multimedia based culture...

20 Baadassss Blaxploitation Themes

The Blaxploitation era not only gave us some really fun and exciting genre cinema it produced some of the greatest pop music to come...

SOYLENT GREEN Main Theme by Fred Myrow

Richard Fleischer’s 1973 dystopian sci-fi classic SOYLENT GREEN is set in the year 2022 where the climate has been ruined by the greenhouse effect,...

Robert Mitchum sings THUNDER ROAD

Today is the late great Robert Mitchum’s birthday (Born August 6, 1917) so we wanted to pay tribute with a special post about one...

The Classic Scores of LALO SCHIFRIN

Lalo Schifrin is one of the most original and prolific musician/composers in pop music/film history. My personal introduction to his work was when I...

Soundtracks: BEVERLY HILLS COP

Beverly Hills Cop is one of our favorite furious films of the 80s. Eddie Murphy plays Detective Axel Foley, a rebellious Detroit cop who...

John Carpenter's Christine

The Music of John Carpenter’s CHRISTINE

When the Literary Master of Horror meets Film’s Master of Horror, it’s a recipe for some truly furious cinema. That’s exactly what the result...