Category Archives: THE INTERVIEW

The Interview: Nicholas Britell (Moonlight)

By Charlie Brigden Nicholas Britell is about to hit the big time through his Oscar-nominated score to Barry Jenkins’ Moonlight. With the film out soon in the UK, we sat down with the composer to discuss awards, swimming, and chopping and screwing. CB: Hey Nicholas, how are you? NB: I’m good, I’m good. I’m, you know, watching this huge snowstorm! [laughter] CB: First of all, congratulations on the Oscar nomination. NB: Thank you. Thank you so much. CB: How did…

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The Interview: Sascha Dikicyan, Part 2

With Deus Ex: Mankind Divided’s fantastic soundtrack now available on special edition vinyl, Paul Weedon caught up with composer Sascha Dikicyan again to discuss the intricacies of producing expanded versions of one of 2016’s finest video game scores. Read Part 1 here Here we are again! We previously touched on the fact that you worked on the music for Prague in the game. In terms of scoring locations, how do you go about conceptualising the futuristic sound of a city…

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The Interview: Alex Somers

Alex Somers is something of a renaissance man. Perhaps best known for his collaborative work with Sigur Rós frontman Jónsi, he has spent the past decade quietly carving a reputation as one of the most unique producer talents currently working, in addition to working as a visual artist and cookery show host (no, really). Originally from Baltimore, but now based in Reykjavík, Somers’ career has seen him collaborating with the likes of Damien Rice and Julianna Barwick in addition to… Read More Read More

The Interview: Alex Somers