Halloween: Orginal Motion Picture Soundtrack
The new soundtrack pays homage to the classic ”Halloween” score that Carpenter composed and recorded in 1978, when he forever changed the course of horror cinema and synthesizer music with his low-budget masterpiece. Several new versions of the iconic main theme serve as the pulse of Green’s film, its familiar 5/4 refrain stabbing through the soundtrack like the Shape’s knife. The rest of the soundtrack is just as enthralling, incorporating everything from atmospheric synth whooshes to eerie piano-driven pieces to skittering electronic percussion. While the new score was made with a few more resources than Carpenter’s famously shoestring original, its musical spirit was preserved. (source: theofficialjohncarpenter.com)
Composed by John Carpenter, Cody Carpenter, and Daniel Davies.
Record Label: Sacred Bones Records