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Volume 23, No. 9
September 2018
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COVER
Finding Newman
Fresh off the huge success of Disney's Finding Nemo and HBO's Angels in America, Thomas Newman talks about his art, his imitators, and his continuing quest to evolve his trademark sound. By Doug Adams
 
FEATURES
Making the Best of the Worst
After what we here at FSM consider one of the weakest film music years in history, it's time to get a few things off our chest. You've been warned. By Jon and Al Kaplan, Jeff Bond, Doug Adams, Jason Comerford, Joe Sikoryak and Scott Bettencourt
Williams in the Windy City
While we were busy lamenting his absence from film music in 2003, John Williams was busy composing his Concerto for Horn and Orchestra. Read how it went over at the Chicago premiere. By Doug Adams
Mysteries of the Overlook
Film composer and author Dr. Leonard Lionnet contributes his first in a series of articles on music in film, beginning with a look at Kubrick's classic The Shining. By Leonard Lionnet
Book Review
Soundscape: The School of Sound Lectures 1998-2001 -- book compiling essays by Carter Burwell, Mike Figgis, David Lynch, Walter Murch and others at film sound conventions, reviewed by Steven A. Kennedy.
Score: CD Reviews
Big Fish, Angels in America, Beyond Borders, The Missing, Elf, Veronica Guerrin, Under the Tuscan Sun, The Rundown, The Event, The Hellstrom Chronicle, The Company, Game of Death/Night Games, Something Wild, Mame, Major Dundee, The Blue Bird, Il Diario di un Prete.
Pocket Reviews
Wicked, Il Disprezzo, The Randy Newman Songbook Vol 1, Cabin Fever, Brother Bear.
Pukas
Pukas and Candy go to the movies to see Johnny Appleseed 2. Comic strip by Altomari.
Issue Index
Title Type Page
Williams in the Windy City
Author: Adams, Doug
Article 10
Downbeat Silence and Light
Author: Bond, Jeff
Article 12
On the Air
Author: FSM
Article 13
finding Newman An Interview with the overdubbing prince of Hollywood film scoring Interview 14
Another Year Gone
Author: Bond, Jeff
Article 18
Never Give Up
Author: Adams, Doug
Article 21
From the Imagination of Tim Burton Comes … The Best of 2003
Author: Kaplan, Jon & Al
Article 23
They Work Hard for the Money
Author: Sikoryak, Joe
Article 25
Scribbler's List, A
Author: Bettencourt, Scott
Article 27
Stop, Look & Listen The Art of Soundtrack Albums
Author: Sikoryak, Joe
Article 29
Angels in America
Reviewer: Wong, Cary
Composer: Newman, Thomas
Music Review 30
Beyond Bordrs
Reviewer: MacDonald, Darren
Composer: Horner, James
Music Review 30
Big Fish
Reviewer: Wong, Cary
Composer: Elfman, Danny
Music Review 30
Elf
Reviewer: Armstrong, Stephen B.
Composer: Debney, John
Music Review 31
Missing, The
Reviewer: Wong, Cary
Composer: Horner, James
Music Review 31
Rundown, The
Reviewer: Granade, Andrew
Composer: Gregson-Williams, Harry
Music Review 32
Under the Tuscan Sun
Reviewer: Armstrong, Stephen B.
Composer: Beck, Christophe
Music Review 32
Veronica Guerin
Reviewer: Joy, Nick
Composer: Gregson-Williams, Harry
Music Review 32
Event, The
Reviewer: Verhagen, Jason
Composer: Beck, Christophe
Music Review 33
Soundscape: The School of Sound Lectures, 1998-2001
Author: Sider, Freeman, Sider
Reviewer: Kennedy, Steven A.
Book Review 33
Hellstrom Chronicle, The (1971)
Reviewer: Armstrong, Stephen B.
Composer: Schifrin, Lalo
Music Review 33
Il Disprezzo
Reviewer: Kendall, Lukas
Composer: Piccioni, Piero
Music Review 34
Brother Bear
Reviewer: Wong, Cary
Composer: Mancina, Mark
Music Review 34
Cabin Fever
Reviewer: Wong, Cary
Composer: Barr, Nathan , Badalamenti, Angelo
Music Review 34
Randy Newman Songbook, The, Vol. 1
Reviewer: Wong, Cary
Composer: Newman, Randy
Music Review 34
Wicked
Reviewer: Wong, Cary
Composer: Schwartz, Stephen
Music Review 34
Something Wild (1961)
Reviewer: MacDonald, Darren
Composer: Copland, Aaron
Music Review 35
Game of Death (1978) / Night Games (1980)
Reviewer: Goljan, Luke
Composer: Barry, John
Music Review 35
Company, The
Reviewer: Wong, Cary
Composer: Barry, John
Music Review 35
Major Dundee (1965)
Reviewer: MacDonald, Darren
Composer: Amfitheatrof, Daniele
Music Review 43
Mame (1974)
Reviewer: Wong, Cary
Composer: Herman, Jerry
Music Review 43
Blue Bird, The (1940)
Reviewer: Armstrong, Stephen B.
Composer: Newman, Alfred
Music Review 43
Music Unveiled Mysteries of the Overlook
Author: Lionnet, Leonard
Article 44
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