Episode 5 of the Listening Room steps away from music and audio for a conversation with Project Nerd's Matt Carter about superheroes who have made the leap from the comic book to the big screen, including hits and misses. The conversation winds its way into the philosophy and art form of the comic book and the meaning behind it all.
Last month KEF Masters of Sound took the show on the road to Hollywood where we were honored to sit down with Henry Jackman for a conversation that covered the art and philosophy of scoring music for film and the science of how it all comes together for a seamless cinematic experience. With an amazing list of credits to his name, including Captain America: Civil War, Wreck-It Ralph, Captain Phillips, Pixels and the soon to be released Birth of A Nation, Henry Jackman is the fast becoming the pre-emiment composer for film.
Miles Davis' Kind of Blue is the greatest selling jazz album of all time, for good reason.
The Listening Room Podcast - Episode 4 with guest David Kroll who stops by to discuss Home Theater design and our Custom Install product line.
Sure these songs are part of our collective musical consciousness, but don’t let that stop you from digging in and enjoying their beauty and majesty. You just have to scratch through the over-playing to get to the essence. Hit the record store when you’re ready to dive in, but in the meantime, these are 10 Essential Downloads to get you started.