Announced this week were new composer assignments for Craig Armstrong (The Most Reluctant Convert), Sean Callery (The Marksman) and Tom Holkenborg (Three Thousand Years of Longing), among many others. For the full list of composer and music supervisor assignments from this week, click here.

Over 35 new soundtrack albums were released this week. Click here for the full schedule.

The following composers are celebrating their birthdays within the next week:
- Paul Haslinger (Underworld, Crank) is turning 58 today.
- Rachel Portman (Emma, The Cider House Rules) is turning 60 today.
- Jon Brion (Magnolia, Lady Bird) is turning 57 today.
- Harry Gregson-Williams (The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, The Martian) is turning 59 on Sunday, December 13.
- Jon Ekstrand (Life, Morbius) is turning 44 on Monday, December 14.
- Craig Safan (The Last Starfighter, A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master) is turning 72 on Thursday, December 17.