Announced this week were new composer assignments for Alexandre Desplat (The Lost King), Mark Mothersbaugh (Our Flag Means Death) and Jeff Russo (The Man Who Fell to Earth), 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.

Opening in theaters nationwide this week are (with music by): Cyrano (Bryce Dessner & Aaron Dessner) and Studio 666 (Roy Mayorga).

We are tracking song credits for the following new theatrical release:
-Cyrano (14 songs)

The following composers are celebrating their birthdays within the next week:
- Victor Reyes (Buried, The Night Manager) is turning 60 today.
- Mica Levi (Jackie, Under the Skin) is turning 35 on Monday, February 28.
- Edward Shearmur (Charlie's Angels, Cruel Intentions) is turning 56 on February 28.
- Charles Bernstein (A Nightmare on Elm Street, Cujo) is turning 79 on February 28.
- Laura Karpman (Paris Can Wait, Black Nativity) is turning 63 on Tuesday, March 1.
- Jeff Rona (White Squall, Exit Wounds) is turning 65 on Thursday, March 3.
- Lee Holdridge (Moonlighting, The Mists of Avalon) is turning 78 on March 3.