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NBC gets Soundtrack stuck in its head and can't shake it.
Jul 4, 2015

NBC is developing Soundtrack, about a guy who hears music.

Battlestar Galactica's composer scores on the Sarah Connor Chronicles soundtrack
Jul 4, 2015

Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles has turned out to be a pretty good TV show. That's something of a surprise. But what's less...

1st gorgeous cut from Hobbit soundtrack sets Middle-earth mood
Jul 4, 2015

Aside from the stunning visuals, Howard Shore's gorgeous soundtrack to Lord of the Rings was one of the greatest parts of Peter Jackson's trilogy. The legendary composer has thankfully returned for The Hobbit prequels, and now the first full track has leaked online. Want to hear?

Classic Doctor Who scored and edited like modern Who is oddly mesmerizing
Oct 1, 2014

What would happen if you took the classic Doctor Who series and rewired the soundtrack with some of the stalwart tracks from the series’ modern run? This, and it’s weirdly awesome.

Star Wars without John Williams' score is the most awkward thing you'll see today
Sep 11, 2014

If you’ve ever doubted the difference a good soundtrack or score can make in a movie, just take a look at what Star Wars would've been like without John Williams’ iconic score.

Batman the Animated Series is getting a limited-edition vinyl soundtrack
Jul 16, 2014

The still-reigning champion of Batman adaptations is getting some gorgeous art on some very cool records.

Dum da-dum! Beloved sci-fi score voted best soundtrack ever
Sep 27, 2013

The folks at the BBC set out to name the greatest film score according to fans, and wouldn’t you know it, a sci-fi classic took the top prize.

Listen to the complete soundtrack for The Hobbit right now
Jan 14, 2013

Need some musical inspiration? Why be satisfied with a singe ode or ballad when you can listen to the whole score to The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey right this second. Sit back and soak in these stirring songs straight from Middle-earth.

Alien + 13 more of the creepiest sci-fi and horror film scores ever
Dec 17, 2012

It may seem like an afterthought to all the action on-screen, but music is an integral part of what makes a film work. The wrong song can kill an awesome, poignant scene—or scare the pants right off of you—all depending on how it's done. So what are some of the creepiest scores ever put to film?

Rock on without having to kill those pesky aliens thanks to Halo Trilogy
Dec 14, 2012

Halo's one of those games with a soundtrack so good (and everyone agrees on this) that you can find yourself distracted from listening...