Announced this week were new composer assignments for Rolfe Kent (He's All That), Mark Isham (Blacklight) and Roque Banos (Don't Breathe 2), among many others. For the full list of composer and music supervisor assignments from this week, click here.
Over 25 new soundtrack albums were released this week. Click here for the full schedule.
Opening in theaters nationwide this week are (with music by): The Boss Baby: Family Business (Hans Zimmer & Steve Mazzaro), The Forever Purge (The Newton Brothers) and Zola (Mica Levi).
The following composers are celebrating their birthdays within the next week:
- Frederic Talgorn (Fortress, Heavy Metal 2000) is turning 60 today.
- David Shire (All the President's Men, Zodiac) is turning 84 tomorrow, July 3.
- Inon Zur (Fallout 3, Dragon Age: Origins) is turning 56 on Sunday, July 4.
- John Ottman (X-Men: Days of Future Past, The Usual Suspects) is turning 57 on Tuesday, July 6.
- Atli Orvarsson (Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters, Vantage Point) is turning 51 on Wednesday, July 7.
- Ron Jones (DuckTales, American Dad) is turning 67 on July 7.
- Jay Chattaway (Star Trek: The Next Generation, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine) is turning 74 on Thursday, July 8.