Music

musical finds of the month- February

Well, here I am again after an entire month of silence, posting a blog which was intended to be for February in March.

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Let’s get to the music.

First off, let me introduce you to Michael Giacchino, the Pixar soundtrack guy who did Doctor Strange. And then let me show you the best track: Go for Baroque.

(Funny story about this song: My younger sister hadn’t seen Doctor Strange but had watched a few trailers and had no clue of what Kaecilius’ name was. Apparently she also didn’t know that Baroque was a style/era of music, because she asked me if Baroque was the name of the bad guy while we were listening to this.)

Generally I don’t like electric guitars at all, but I recently rediscovered the Treasure Planet soundtrack by James Newton Howard, and I think that he may have redeemed them in this.

12 Years Later

I finally devoured/loved to pieces read Goblet of Fire a few weeks ago (and Order of the Phoenix and Half-Blood Prince; hence the non-existent posting) and then listened to all the soundtracks over again. Because that’s what a bookworm/soundtrack lover does whenever they finish a book.

Harry in Winter- Patrick Doyle

I didn’t exactly discover this in February (actually it was in December), but it’s still awesome and I have two more songs to go, so enjoy Drink Up Me Hearties from At World’s End by Hans Zimmer.

I feel bad about always using a Harry Potter soundtrack, and especially using two in one post, but there are nine movies now, all with (hehe) Fantastic soundtracks.

Pie or Strudel- James Newton Howard

 

Which track was your favorite?

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