Announced this week were new composer assignments for Nathaniel Walcott & Mike Mogis (The New Mutants), Christopher Lennertz (Acrimony) and Marco Beltrami (National Geographic: Free Solo), among many others. For the full list of composer and music supervisor assignments from this week, click here.

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

Opening in theaters nationwide this week is (with music by): All the Money in the World (Daniel Pemberton).

We are tracking song credits for the following new theatrical releases:
-All the Money in the World (7 songs)
-Molly's Game (10 songs)
-Phantom Thread (12 songs)

The following composers are celebrating their birthdays within the next week:
- Ryan Shore (Prime, Harvard Man) is turning 43 today.
- Christopher Lennertz (Horrible Bosses, Ride Along) is turning 45 on Tuesday, January 2.
- Van Dyke Parks (Wild Bill, The Company) is turning 74 on Wednesday, January 3.
- Michael Hoenig (The Blob, Dark Skies) is turning 65 on Thursday, January 4.