Announced this week were new composer assignments for Daniel Pemberton (Birds of Prey), Matthew Margeson & Dominic Lewis (The King's Man) and Arturo Sandoval (Richard Jewell), 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): Joker (Hildur Gudnadottir). Expanding from its limited release last week is Judy (Gabriel Yared).

We are tracking song credits for the following new theatrical releases:
-Joker (27 songs)
-Judy (11 songs)
-Cuck (7 songs)
-Lucy in the Sky (11 songs)

The following composers are celebrating their birthdays within the next week:
- Harold Faltermeyer (Bevery Hills Cop, Top Gun) is turning 67 tomorrow, October 5.
- Alex Wurman (March of the Penguins, Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy) is turning 53 on October 5.
- Gabriel Yared (The English Patient, The Talented Mr. Ripley) is turning 70 on Monday, October 7.
- Marco Beltrami (Scream, Logan) is turning 53 on on October 7.
- Michael Abels (Get Out, Us) is turning 57 on Tuesday, October 8.
- Steve Jablonsky (Transformers, Ender's Game) is turning 49 on Wednesday, October 9.
- Michael Giacchino (Up, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story) is turning 52 on Thursday, October 10.