Megatrax Debuts A-List Music For Film Trailers, Marketing
September 15, 2015 at 4:18 PM (PT)
l-r: Composer Bruce Broughton, A-List Music Exec. Producer JC Dwyer, composers Robert Allaire and Garry Schyman.
Music production company MEGATRAX has launched a new division, “A-LIST MUSIC,” which unites 25 of HOLLYWOOD’s top music composers in a new premium label geared towards exclusive licensing for motion picture trailers and movie marketing campaigns. JC DWYER will serve as its Exec. Producer/Creative Dir.
A-LIST MUSIC is making available to motion picture marketers six albums comprising 60 custom composed cues for movie trailers, and an additional 50 tracks of sound design elements. These albums, which offer evocative motifs, epic themes, and pulse-pounding intensity, are entitled “Out For Blood” (hybrid tension thriller), “Ruination” (cinematic hybrid metal), “Heroes and Villains” (epic action and adventure), “Legends of Tomorrow” (epic action and adventure), “Pandemonium” (musical percussion and sound design), and “Rage Machine” (trailer sound design elements).
In addition, A-LIST MUSIC is also offering track customization and original custom scoring for motion picture advertising campaigns. Its tracks were recorded by a 300-piece HYBRID STUDIO ORCHESTRA, boasting a 90-voice choir, a 90-piece string section, a 30-piece brass section, and over 100 tracks of sound design, impacts, guitars, bass and drums. TheA-LIST ensemble was further embellished with over 50 live percussion instruments, including multiple timpani, orchestral toms, taiko drums, tubular bells and gongs, to create a vast sonic palette.
"We have truly raised the bar within the entertainment industry with the launch of A-LIST MUSIC," JC DWYER said. "Our focus is on premium, exclusive, highly produced trailer music. Three years in the making, A-LIST MUSIC offers movie marketers a world-class label designed to deliver picture-perfect cinematic sounds. A-LIST MUSIC was envisioned by a remarkable team of film and trailer music industry veterans who worked with us to develop top-tier music for motion picture advertising campaigns that rival the best blockbuster film scores.”