Announced this week were new composer assignments for John Swihart (First Girl I Loved), Nick Urata (Love the Coopers), Ryan Miller (The Revised Fundamentals of Caregiving), among many others. For the full list of composer and music supervisor assignments from this week, click here.

There were 26 new soundtrack albums released this week. Click here for the full schedule.

Opening nationwide this week are (with music by): A Walk in the Woods (Nathan Larson) and The Transporter Refueled (Alexandre Azaria).

Among all new theatrical releases, we are tracking song credits for:
- A Walk in the Woods (18 songs)
- The Transporter Refueled (13 songs)
- Before We Go (23 songs)
- Break Point (14 songs)
- Contracted: Phase 2 (no songs)
- Dragon Blade (Tian jiang xiong shi) (3 songs)

Finally, the following composers will be celebrating an upcoming birthday:
- Monday: Mark Isham (A River Runs Through It) will turn 64.
- Wednesday: Stu Phillips (Battlestar Galactica) will turn 86.