Announced this week were new composer assignments for Jon Brion (Christopher Robin), Harry Gregson-Williams (Penguins) and Benjamin Wallfisch (Serenity), among many others. For the full list of composer and music supervisor assignments from this week, click here.
Over 35 soundtrack albums were released this week. Click here for the full schedule.
Opening in theaters nationwide this week is (with music by): Solo: A Star Wars Story (John Williams & John Powell).
We are tracking song credits for the following new theatrical releases:
-Solo: A Star Wars Story (No songs)
-Feral (2 songs)
-How to Talk to Girls at Parties (30 songs)
-Mary Shelley (No songs)
The following composers are celebrating their birthdays within the next week:
- Trevor Morris (Immortals, Olympus Has Fallen) is turning 48 today.
- Rick Smith (T2: Trainspotting, Trance) is turning 59 today.
- Nicola Piovani (Life Is Beautiful, The Son's Room) is turning 72 tomorrow, May 26.
- Angelo Milli (Seven Pounds, Hands of Stone) is turning 43 on Sunday, May 27.
- Danny Elfman (Spider-Man, Batman) is turning 65 on Tuesday, May 29.
- Clint Eastwood (Million Dollar Baby, Mystic River) is turning 89 on Thursday, May 31.