Soundtrack review: Requiem (Dominik Sherrer – 2018)

Cue rating - 9.4/10 9.4/10 9.4/10   “Requiem” is a British supernatural drama television series written by Kris Mrksa and directed by Mahalia Belo. The mother of the central character, Matilda, played by Wilson, commits suicide. This turns Matilda’s life upside down and leads her to a Welsh village where a toddler disappeared in 1994. […]

Soundtrack review: Outlander (season 3) (Bear McCreary – 2018)

Cue rating - 9.4/10 9.4/10 9.4/10   “Outlander” is a British-American television drama series based on the historical time travel Outlander series of novels by Diana Gabaldon. Developed by Ronald D. Moore and produced by Sony Pictures Television and Left Bank Pictures for Starz, the show premiered on August 9, 2014. It stars Caitriona Balfe […]

Soundtrack review: Altered Carbon (Jeff Russo – 2018)

Cue rating - 7.6/10 7.6/10 7.6/10   “Altered Carbon” is an American science fiction television series created by Laeta Kalogridis and based on the 2002 novel of the same title by English author Richard K. Morgan. The series takes place over 350 years in the future, in the year 2384. In the future, a person’s […]

Soundtrack review: This is us (Siddhartha Khosla – 2018)

Cue rating - 10/10 10/10 10.0/10   “This Is Us” is an American television drama series created by Dan Fogelman that premiered on NBC on September 20, 2016. The series stars an ensemble cast featuring Milo Ventimiglia, Mandy Moore, Sterling K. Brown, Chrissy Metz, Justin Hartley, Susan Kelechi Watson, Chris Sullivan, Ron Cephas Jones, Jon […]

Soundtrack review: Get shorty (Antonio Sanchez – 2018)

Cue rating - 8/10 8/10 8.0/10   “Get Shorty” is an American comedy-drama television series created by Davey Holmes and inspired by the 1990 Elmore Leonard novel of the same title. Get Shorty follows “Miles Daly, who works as muscle for a murderous crime ring in Nevada. For the sake of his daughter, he attempts […]

Soundtrack review: Runaways (Siddhartha Khosla – 2018)

Cue rating - 9.5/10 9.5/10 9.5/10   Marvel’s Runaways, or simply Runaways, is an American web television series created for Hulu by Josh Schwartz and Stephanie Savage, based on the Marvel Comics superhero team of the same name. It is set in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU), sharing continuity with the films and other television […]

Soundtrack review: The alienist (Rupert Gregson-Williams – 2018)

Cue rating - 7.5/10 7.5/10 7.5/10   “The Alienist” is an American television period drama mystery series based on the novel of same name by Caleb Carr. The psychological thriller drama is set in 1896, when a series of gruesome murders of boy prostitutes has gripped New York City. Newly appointed police commissioner Teddy Roosevelt […]

Soundtrack review: The long road home (Jeff Beal – 2017)

Cue rating - 10/10 10/10 10.0/10   “The Long Road Home” is an American drama miniseries created by Mikko Alanne. The series stars Michael Kelly, Jason Ritter, Kate Bosworth, Sarah Wayne Callies, Jeremy Sisto, Noel Fisher, Jon Beavers, E. J. Bonilla, Jorge Diaz, Ian Quinlan, Darius Homayoun and Patrick Schwarzenegger.On April 4, 2004, the First […]

Soundtrack review: Jean Claude van Johnson (season 1) (Joseph Trapanese – 2017)

Cue rating - 8.9/10 8.9/10 8.9/10   “Jean-Claude Van Johnson” is an American action comedy-drama television series produced by Amazon Studios. Van Damme is playing “Jean-Claude Van Damme”, a global martial arts & film sensation, also operating under the simple alias of “Johnson” as the world’s best undercover private contractor. Retired for years, a chance […]

Soundtrack review: Black mirror – Hang the DJ (Alex Somers & Sigur Ros – 2017)

Cue rating - 10/10 10/10 10.0/10   “Black Mirror” is a British science fiction anthology television series created by Charlie Brooker, with Brooker and Annabel Jones serving as the programme’s showrunners. It centres on dark and satirical themes that examine modern society, particularly with regard to the unanticipated consequences of new technologies. Episodes are standalone […]

Soundtrack review: Travelers (Adam Lastiwka – 2018)

Cue rating - 8.1/10 8.1/10 8.1/10   “Travelers” is a science fiction television series created by Brad Wright”. Thousands of special operatives, sent back in time from the future, are tasked with preventing the collapse of society. These operatives, known as “travelers”, take over the body of a 21st-century individual via a transfer of consciousness; […]

Soundtrack review: Black mirror – USS Callister (Daniel Pemberton – 2017)

Cue rating - 9/10 9/10 9.0/10   “Black Mirror” is a British science fiction anthology television series created by Charlie Brooker, with Brooker and Annabel Jones serving as the programme’s showrunners. It centres on dark and satirical themes that examine modern society, particularly with regard to the unanticipated consequences of new technologies. Episodes are standalone […]

Soundtrack review: Guerilla (Max Richter – 2017)

Cue rating - 9.3/10 9.3/10 9.3/10 “Guerrilla” is a six-part British drama miniseries set in early 1970s London, against the backdrop of the Immigration Act 1971 and British black power movements such as the British Black Panthers and Race Today Collective. A love story set against the backdrop of one of the most politically explosive […]

Soundtrack review: BoJack Horseman (Jesse Novak -2014)

Cue rating - 7.8/10 7.8/10 7.8/10   “BoJack Horseman” is an American adult animated black comedy series created by Raphael Bob-Waksberg. The series stars Will Arnett as the title character. The supporting cast includes Amy Sedaris, Alison Brie, Paul F. Tompkins, and Aaron Paul. While BoJack Horseman may have a satirical take on current events, […]

Soundtrack review: Gunpowder (Volker Bertelmann – 2017)

Cue rating - 8.7/10 8.7/10 8.7/10   “Gunpowder”, a three-part thriller based on the 17th century events that led to Guy Fawkes Day, is coming to HBO. The miniseries, written by Ronan Bennet (Top Boy) and directed by J Blakeson (The Disappearance of Alice Creed) stars Kit Harington (Game of Thrones) as Robert Catesby, who […]

Soundtrack review: Crazyhead (Stuart Hancock – 2017)

Cue rating - 8.6/10 8.6/10 8.6/10   “Crazyhead” is created by BAFTA-winning Howard Overman whose previous big hit Misfits detailed the lives of teenagers blessed (or cursed) with superpowers. The six episodes of Crazyhead chronicle another unorthodox coming-of-age story as our two heroines, Amy (Cara Theobold) and Raquel (Susan Wokoma) navigate their way through the […]

Soundtrack review: Mindhunter (Jason Hill – 2017)

Cue rating - 8.3/10 8.3/10 8.3/10   “Mindhunter” is an American crime drama web television series created by Joe Penhall, based on the true crime book Mind Hunter: Inside the FBI’s Elite Serial Crime Unit written by John E. Douglas and Mark Olshaker. Set in 1977 – in the early days of criminal psychology and […]

Soundtrack review: Shogun (Maurice Jarre – 1980)

Cue rating - 9/10 9/10 9.0/10   “Shōgun” is an American television miniseries based on the 1975 novel of the same name by James Clavell, who also was the executive producer of the miniseries. It was first broadcast in the United States on NBC over five nights between September 15 and September 19, 1980. To […]

Soundtrack review: Manhunt: UNABOMBER (Gregory Tripi – 2017)

Cue rating - 7.9/10 7.9/10 7.9/10   “Manhunt: UNABOMBER” tells the dramatic and gripping true story of the FBI’s hunt for the Unabomber, the deadliest serial bomber in history. The story focuses on FBI Agent and Criminal Profiler Jim “Fitz” Fitzgerald (played by Sam Worthington of Avatar and Hacksaw Ridge), who pioneered the use of […]

Soundtrack review: Star Trek: Discovery (Jeff Russo – 2017)

Cue rating - 9.1/10 9.1/10 9.1/10   “Star Trek: Discovery” is an American television series created for CBS All Access by Bryan Fuller and Alex Kurtzman. It is the first series developed specifically for that service, and the first Star Trek series since Star Trek: Enterprise concluded in 2005. Set roughly a decade before the […]

Soundtrack review: Black mirror – Nosedive (Max Richter – 2017)

Cue rating - 9.4/10 9.4/10 9.4/10   “Black Mirror” is a British science fiction television anthology series created by Charlie Brooker. It centres around dark and satirical themes that examine modern society, particularly with regard to the unanticipated consequences of new technologies. Episodes are standalone works, usually set in an alternative present or the near […]

Soundtrack review: The punisher (Tyler Bates – 2017)

Cue rating - 8.1/10 8.1/10 8.1/10   Marvel’s The Punisher, or simply The Punisher, is an American web television series created for Netflix by Steve Lightfoot, based on the Marvel Comics character of the same name. It is set in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU), sharing continuity with the films and other television series of […]

Soundtrack review: The handmaid’s tale (Adam Taylor – 2017)

Cue rating - 9.4/10 9.4/10 9.4/10   Adapted from the classic novel by Margaret Atwood, THE HANDMAID’S TALE is the story of life in the dystopia of Gilead, a totalitarian society in what was formerly the United States. Facing environmental disasters and a plunging birthrate, Gilead is ruled by a twisted fundamentalist regime that treats […]

Soundtrack review: You are wanted (Arne Schumann & Josef Bach – 2017)

  “You are wanted” is a 2017 TV Show. Lukas Franke (Matthias Schweighöfer) is the victim of a cyber-crime attack. All his personal data, web and social media profiles get hacked and he gets accused of being involved in eco-terrorism. Lukas struggles to prove that he is innocent. His family, friends and colleagues doubt his […]

Soundtrack review: The leftovers (season 3) (Max Richter – 2017)

Cue rating - 10/10 10/10 10.0/10   “The Leftovers” is an American television drama series created by Damon Lindelof and Tom Perrotta, that aired on HBO from June 29, 2014, to June 4, 2017. It is based on Perrotta’s novel of the same name. The pilot was written by Lindelof and Perrotta, and directed by […]

Soundtrack review: Alias Grace (Mychael Danna and Jeff Danna – 2017)

Cue rating - 9.2/10 9.2/10 9.2/10   The story of ALIAS GRACE follows Grace Marks, a poor, young Irish immigrant and domestic servant in Upper Canada who, along with stable hand James McDermott, was convicted of the brutal murders of their employer, Thomas Kinnear, and his housekeeper, Nancy Montgomery, in 1843. James was hanged while […]

Soundtrack review: Sherlock – series 4 (David Arnold and Michael Price – 2017)

Cue rating - 9.2/10 9.2/10 9.2/10 “Sherlock” is a crime drama television series based on Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s Sherlock Holmes detective stories. Created by Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss, it stars Benedict Cumberbatch as Sherlock Holmes and Martin Freeman as Doctor John Watson. Thirteen episodes have been produced, with three-part series airing from 2010–2017, […]

Soundtrack review: Julie’s greenroom (Ryan Shore – 2017)

  “JULIE’S GREENROOM” is an all-new arts educational show for the very young starring the legendary Julie Andrews and brought to life by the ingenious minds at The Jim Henson Company. All-new puppet friends – the Greenies – learn all about the arts (dance, singing, performing, painting, and more) from Ms. Julie herself, her assistant […]

Soundtrack review: Gypsy (Jeff Beal – 2017)

Cue rating - 8.2/10 8.2/10 8.2/10 “Gypsy” is a ten-part psychological thriller that follows Jean Holloway (Naomi Watts), a Manhattan therapist with a seemingly picturesque life who begins to develop intimate and illicit relationships with the people in her patients’ lives. As the borders of Jean’s professional life and personal fantasies become blurred, she descends […]

Soundtrack review: Stranger things 2 (Kyle Dixon & Michael Stein – 2017)

Cue rating - 9.6/10 9.6/10 9.6/10   “Stranger Things” is an American science fiction-horror web television series created, written, directed and co-executive produced by the Duffer Brothers, as well as co-executive-produced by Shawn Levy and Dan Cohen. The first season, released in July 2016, stars Winona Ryder, David Harbour, Finn Wolfhard, Millie Bobby Brown, Gaten […]

Soundtrack review: O.J. – Made in America (Gary Lionelli – 2016)

Cue rating - 9.2/10 9.2/10 9.2/10 “O.J.: Made in America” is a 2016 American documentary produced and directed by Ezra Edelman for ESPN Films and their 30 for 30 series, which was released as a five-part miniseries and in theatrical format. The documentary explores two of America’s greatest fixations – race and celebrity – through […]

Soundtrack review: Emerald City (Trevor Morris – 2017)

Cue rating - 9.1/10 9.1/10 9.1/10 “Emerald City” is an American fantasy television series developed for NBC by Matthew Arnold and Josh Friedman, and based on the Oz book series written by L. Frank Baum, set in the fictional Land of Oz. It is drected by Tarsem Singh and starring Adria Arjona, Oliver Jackson-Cohen, Ana […]

Soundtrack review: The west wing (W.G. Snuffy Walden – 1999)

Cue rating - 8.7/10 8.7/10 8.7/10   “The West Wing” is an American serial political drama television series created by Aaron Sorkin that was originally broadcast on NBC from September 22, 1999, to May 14, 2006. The series is set primarily in the West Wing of the White House, where the Oval Office and offices […]

Soundtrack review: The walking dead (Bear McCreary – 2010)

Cue rating - 9.4/10 9.4/10 9.4/10 The Walking Dead is an American post-apocalyptic horror television series developed by Frank Darabont for AMC that is based on the eponymous comic book series of the same name by Robert Kirkman, Tony Moore, and Charlie Adlard. Andrew Lincoln plays the show’s lead character, sheriff’s deputy Rick Grimes, who […]

Soundtrack review: The last post (Solomon Grey – 2017)

Cue rating - 10/10 10/10 10.0/10   “The Last Post”; is a British television series that first broadcast in the United Kingdom on BBC One on 1 October 2017. It is set in the backdrop of the Aden Emergency. Aden 1965. This is the story of a British army unit fighting a Yemeni insurgency in […]

Soundtrack review: Mr. Robot (volume 4) (Mac Quayle – 2017)

Cue rating - 9.1/10 9.1/10 9.1/10   “Mr. Robot” is an American drama–thriller television series created by Sam Esmail. It stars Rami Malek as Elliot Alderson, a cybersecurity engineer and hacker who suffers from social anxiety disorder and clinical depression. Alderson is recruited by an insurrectionary anarchist known as “Mr. Robot”, played by Christian Slater, […]

Soundtrack review: Mr. Robot (volume 3) (Mac Quayle – 2017)

Cue rating - 9.1/10 9.1/10 9.1/10   “Mr. Robot” is an American drama–thriller television series created by Sam Esmail. It stars Rami Malek as Elliot Alderson, a cybersecurity engineer and hacker who suffers from social anxiety disorder and clinical depression. Alderson is recruited by an insurrectionary anarchist known as “Mr. Robot”, played by Christian Slater, […]

Soundtrack review: Bosch (Jesse Voccia – 2017)

Cue rating - 9.1/10 9.1/10 9.1/10   Bosch is an American police procedural web television series produced by Amazon Studios and Fabrik Entertainment. It stars Titus Welliver as Los Angeles Police detective Harry Bosch. Harry Bosch is an irreverent homicide detective in Los Angeles. Like any good protagonist he has problems with authority, follows his […]

Soundtrack review: Legion (vol 2) (Jeff Russo – 2017)

Cue rating - 8.5/10 8.5/10 8.5/10 “Legion” is an American cable television series created for FX by Noah Hawley, based on the Marvel Comics character David Haller / Legion. It is connected to the X-Men film series, the first television series to be so, and is produced by FX Productions in association with Marvel Television. […]

Soundtrack review: Teen wolf (Dino Meneghin – 2017)

Cue rating - 8.4/10 8.4/10 8.4/10 “Teen Wolf” is an American television series developed by Jeff Davis for MTV. It is loosely based on the 1985 film of the same name, and stars Tyler Posey as a teenager named Scott McCall, who is bitten by a werewolf and must cope with how it affects his […]

Soundtrack review: Taboo (Max Richter – 2017)

Cue rating - 9.1/10 9.1/10 9.1/10 “Taboo” is a British television drama programme produced by Scott Free London and Hardy Son & Baker for BBC One and FX. It was created by Steven Knight, Tom Hardy, and his father, Edward “Chips” Hardy, and is based on a story written by Tom and Chips Hardy. The […]

Soundtrack review: The Putin interviews (Jeff Beal – 2017)

Cue rating - 8.1/10 8.1/10 8.1/10 “The Putin Interviews” is a four-part, four-hour television series by Oliver Stone. It was first broadcast in 2017. The series was created from several interviews of Vladimir Putin by Oliver Stone between 2015 and 2017. Oscar-winning filmmaker Oliver Stone was granted unprecedented access to Russian president Vladimir Putin during […]