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The Dark Tower – Film Score Release

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Roland Deschain (Idris Elba), the last Gunslinger, is locked in an eternal battle with Walter O'Dim (Matthew McConaughey), also known as the Man in Black. The Gunslinger must prevent the Man in Black from toppling the Dark Tower, the key that holds the universe together. Tom Holkenborg, aka Junkie XL, the Grammy-nominated, multi-platinum producer, musician, and composer created a score that captures the essence of this ultimate battle between good and evil. The original soundtrack from Sony Music is now available on all digital platforms. View Project Details
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The Red Bulletin Podcast: Junkie XL

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"With his shaved head and leather jacket, Tom Holkenborg doesn’t look dissimilar to the characters in the film he won acclaim composing for. But unlike one of George Miller’s Mad Max creations, the Dutch producer is fine with failure. Raised in a musical family, Holkenborg played in bands and created beats, driven by a never-ending appetite to mix genres and understand both the creative and the technical side of music production. Also present: a willingness to throw things away and start from the bottom again. He stopped by The Red Bulletin Podcast to talk about why, after creating a worldwide...
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Soundtrack Dreams – Junkie XL “Brimstone” Soundtrack Review

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Soundtrack Dreams Soundtrack review: Brimstone (Tom Holkenborg – 2016) By Mihnea Manduteanu “Brimstone” is a 2016 western thriller film conceived, written and directed by Martin Koolhoven. The film stars Dakota Fanning, Guy Pearce, Kit Harington and Carice van Houten. It is described as a triumphant epic of survival and a tale of powerful womanhood and resistance against the unforgiving cruelty of a hell on earth. Liz (Dakota Fanning), carved from the beautiful wilderness, full of heart and grit, hunted by a vengeful Preacher (Guy Pearce) – a diabolical zealot and her twisted nemesis. But Liz is a genuine survivor; she’s...
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Distance Between Dreams – Film Score Release

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Distance Between Dreams offers viewers unprecedented access into Walsh’s quest to survive and thrive in one of the most hostile environments on earth through state-of-the-art cinematography, and a custom score. Tom Holkenborg, aka Junkie XL, the Grammy-nominated, multi-platinum producer, musician, and composer mixed modern aesthetic and analog synthesizers to capture the essence of riding big waves for the soundtrack. The original soundtrack from Lakeshore Records is now for sale digitally on iTunes, Amazon and also on Spotify. View Project Details
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Film Music Daily – ‘Distance Between Dreams’ Soundtrack: Score by Tom Holkenborg aka Junkie XL to debut December 2

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Film Music Daily ‘Distance Between Dreams’ Soundtrack: Score by Tom Holkenborg aka Junkie XL to debut December 2 Lakeshore Records will release the soundtrack to Distance Between Dreams, featuring score by Tom Holkenborg aka Junkie XL (Deadpool, Mad Max: Fury Road), digitally on December 2 and on vinyl in early 2017! See track listings and more about Junkie XL at the jump. DISTANCE BETWEEN DREAMS, the second feature in Red Bull Media House’s THE UNRIDEABLES franchise starring surfer Ian Walsh goes on sale across platforms December 2. Distance Between Dreams on Facebook Distance Between Dreams (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) Junkie...
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Deadpool 2 announcement

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Dear friends, It is with a heavy heart that I have decided not to score the upcoming Deadpool Movie. I love this character and creating his and the movie's original score was a monumental chapter in my life, personally and professionally. Since it was revealed that Deadpool's brilliant creative director Tim Miller will not be involved in the project anymore, I have undertaken some soul searching. Tim was the driving force behind Deadpool and me getting involved in this amazing project. Deadpool without Tim at the helm just does not sit right with me and that is why I have...
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