A surprisingly nice score, done for a relatively goofy Italian comedy at the start of the 80s – set inside a Chinese restaurant in Rome, and handled with some definite Eastern touches in the instrumentation – but all mixed up in funky cop show sort of backings – almost an early ... (Soundtracks) read moreLP, Vinyl record album
A sweet electric soundtrack – with 80s keyboards and beats that figure in on most tracks, used in ways that are sometimes playful, sometimes more driving – kind of a later extension on Franco Micalizzi's better-known cop/crime work of the 70s. (Soundtracks) LP, Vinyl record album
A later score from Ennio Morricone – but an incredibly beautiful one too – penned for a mid 80s mafia film set in Sicily, but featuring some of his sweetest, most sensitive work of the time! There's a very bittersweet feel to most of the music here – a quality that's almost ... (Soundtracks) read moreLP, Vinyl record album
(35th Annivesary, numbered limited edition of 1000 – on silver & black marbled vinyl!)
Ennio Morricone —
L'Avventuriero ... LP GDM/Goodfellas (Italy), 1967. New Copy (reissue)...
$22.99About June 1, 2021 (delayed)
A string-laden, sweeping score by the great Ennio Morricone – for the 18th Century pirate romance L'Avventuriero! The film provided an opportunity for a wide departure from the spaghetti western work Morricone was so famously working on at the time – with some really sensitive, mellow ... (Soundtracks) read moreLP, Vinyl record album
This title is scheduled for release about Tuesday, June 1.
A fantastic score from Ennio Morricone – one of those extra-special soundtracks of his that really seem to elevate from the rest – with a sublime blend of elements that's completely unique! The sound here is in the best Mondo Morricone mode – often slowly stepping, kind of a ... (Soundtracks) read moreLP, Vinyl record album
A wonderfully lush score from Ennio Morricone – done for this end-of-century film with Tim Roth in the lead – and which features the surprising appearance of Roger Waters and Eddie Van Halen on the track "Lost Boys Calling"! Don't worry, the rest of the album is prime ... (Soundtracks) read moreLP, Vinyl record album
Italy meets Australia – in a lovely set of grooves written by Piero Piccioni for this little-seen Alberto Sordi film from 1971! The sound is as sunny as you'd expect – with the Piccioni bossa groove used to set the scene for postwar Australia – sometimes coming across with ... (Soundtracks) read moreCD
A taut score from Piero Piccioni – penned for an early 60s black and white thriller, with a sound that's often a lot more serious than some of his other work of the time! There's a few whimsical themes at the start, but these drop off quickly – leaving some very spare, atmospheric ... (Soundtracks) read moreLP, Vinyl record album