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This is a comments thread about FSM CD: Islands in the Stream
 
 Posted:   Feb 12, 2010 - 8:15 PM   
 By:   TJ   (Member)

For some odd reason the CDDB information is showing the Hungarian State Symphony...wasnt that the group o nthe INtrada CD? Who enters this stuff. smile

 
 Posted:   Feb 12, 2010 - 8:17 PM   
 By:   Josh   (Member)

For some odd reason the CDDB information is showing the Hungarian State Symphony...wasnt that the group o nthe INtrada CD? Who enters this stuff. smile

Film score geeks, who else?

 
 Posted:   Feb 12, 2010 - 10:36 PM   
 By:   Lukas Kendall   (Member)


You guys please play nice.
lk

 
 
 Posted:   Feb 21, 2010 - 4:18 PM   
 By:   Chris Malone   (Member)

What a wondrous treat to finally have the original tracks available!

I am particularly fond of the "Is Ten Too Old?" cue where the calypso percussion and florid woodwinds give way to calypso-fashioned menacing theme with rhythmic lower strings. And the opening and closing cues are particularly gorgeous.

I like Joe's art direction on this one too -- the whitening out of edges around photographs in the booklet was a nice touch.

With regard to recording engineer, I suspect John Norman or Joel F Moss were at the board as they were with Glen Glenn at the time. A warm and appropriately restrained mastering from Bruce Botnick.

Thank you to the two Bruce's and Lukas.

Cheers
Chris

 
 
 Posted:   May 8, 2011 - 6:39 PM   
 By:   henry   (Member)

I just ordered it!

 
 
 Posted:   May 8, 2011 - 6:42 PM   
 By:   Robert0320   (Member)

I just ordered it!

One of Jerry's most moving works. You'll love it!

 
 
 Posted:   May 8, 2011 - 6:46 PM   
 By:   ANZALDIMAN   (Member)

Now it will finally sell out!

henry did it!

Lukas NEVER toots his own horn here as loud as some of the other cd producers that use HIS messageboard to promote and sell their own stuff.

Why is that?

 
 Posted:   May 8, 2011 - 8:32 PM   
 By:   scottthompson   (Member)

ISLANDS IN THE STREAM remains one of the best CD releases ever for me.

Truly great score, beautiful packaging, and years of anticipation. A Holy Grail if there ever was one.

SCOTT

 
 
 Posted:   May 9, 2011 - 9:47 AM   
 By:   shureman   (Member)

"I was hoping that this release would help me appreciate the score. I still can't get into it. I'm disappointed - more in my own reaction to the music than to the CD itself. This is one of the very, very few Goldsmith scores I don't like at all."

Wow. This is absolutely his best score for me...this, and CHINATOWN...

 
 Posted:   May 9, 2011 - 10:23 AM   
 By:   Sirusjr   (Member)

"I was hoping that this release would help me appreciate the score. I still can't get into it. I'm disappointed - more in my own reaction to the music than to the CD itself. This is one of the very, very few Goldsmith scores I don't like at all."

Wow. This is absolutely his best score for me...this, and CHINATOWN...


Funny, because I love islands in the stream and can't stand Chinatown. Although I do love some parts of chinatown, just not the horrible sound quality of the CD.

 
 
 Posted:   May 11, 2011 - 7:58 PM   
 By:   henry   (Member)

Hey guys, me again! I received it already in record time from SAE, couldn't be happier with their service! I'm going to listen to it tomorrow, can't wait!

 
 
 Posted:   May 12, 2011 - 5:42 AM   
 By:   avalanche   (Member)

I picked this one up a few weeks ago, and have been listening regularly. What a great release! So far, my favorite cue is "Is Ten Too Old?"

 
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