Film Score Monthly
Screen Archives Entertainment 250 Golden and Silver Age Classics on CD from 1996-2013! Exclusive distribution by SCREEN ARCHIVES ENTERTAINMENT.
Wild Bunch, The King Kong: The Deluxe Edition (2CD) Body Heat Friends of Eddie Coyle/Three Days of the Condor, The It's Alive Ben-Hur Frantic Nightwatch/Killer by Night Gremlins
FSM HOME MESSAGE BOARD FSM CDs FSM ONLINE RESOURCES FUN STUFF ABOUT US  SEARCH FSM   
LOG IN
Forgot Login?
Register
Search Archives
Film Score Friday
Latest Edition
Previous Edition
Archive Edition
The Aisle Seat
Latest Edition
Previous Edition
Archive Edition
View Mode
Regular | Headlines
All times are PT (Pacific Time), U.S.A.
Site Map
Visits since
February 5, 2001:
14916936
© 2015 Film Score Monthly.
All Rights Reserved.
Keyword:   Label: 
  Section:  Author:
Month:   Year:  
  
Tapes in a Bottle: Islands in the Stream
Posted By: Bruce Kimmel 1/14/2010 - 2:00 PM

Editor's note: FSM's CD of Islands in the Stream is made possible by tapes of the original soundtrack saved by Bruce Kimmel. We thought it would be interesting if Bruce told the story in the liner notes of how he came to have these tapes. Paramount Pictures, however, upon review of the packaging, asked that this essay not be included in the booklet itself (as it is a little bit too "inside baseball") but agreed that publishing it on our website was a good way to get the information out to our listeners. So with everyone's blessing, here's Bruce Kimmel...

As soon as I heard the gates of Paramount had finally opened in terms of its soundtrack assets, the first thing I wondered was who would get to Islands in the Stream first.

Comments: 27  (read on)
Film Score Monthly Online
Icelandic Composer Brings Everything to New York
Wong's Turn: The 2015 Oscars
Kingsman: Manners Maketh Margeson
1886: A Tall Order
Biblical Proportions: Stephen C. Meyer Chronicles Epic Film Music
Score Restore: David and Bathsheba
Gold Rush: Erich Wolfgang Korngold, Part 3
Behind the Scores: A Documentary on Film Music
Lord of the Rings: Art for Ascension, Decline and Evil Times, Part 2
Out of the Past: The Noir Files
Ear of the Month Contest: Georges Delerue
Pollyanna (2003): Audio Review and Composer Commentary
Soundtrack Obscurities Vol. 37: Film Music for a Winter's Day
Today in Film Score History:
March 2
Alfred Newman wins Oscar for Song of Bernadette score (1944)
Andrzej Korzynski born (1940)
Basil Poledouris begins recording his score to Big Wednesday (1978)
Jerry Goldsmith records his score for the "Nightmare at 20,000 Feet" segment of Twilight Zone: The Movie (1983)
Malcolm Williamson died (2003)
Marc Blitzstein born (1905)
Richard Hazard born (1921)
Serge Gainsbourg died (1991)
FSMO Featured Video
Video Archive • Audio Archive
Podcasts
© 2015 Film Score Monthly. All Rights Reserved.