Over the weekend we finished the final episodes of season two of The Morning Show. I liked this show a lot. It’s a smart soap-opera, a compelling and very straight-faced satire. The Morning Show debuted in 2019 as a flagship for then-new streaming platform, Apple TV+ and its stacked cast – Steve Carrell, Jennifer Aniston, […]
Carter Burwell The Morning Show: Season 2 (Apple TV+ Original Series Soundtrack) Lakeshore Records As it turns out I’m a pretty big fan of The Morning Show. It’s not perfect. But as smart, snackable TV it’s solid, knows its game and brings in some big themes, big moments, big performances. It’s good – but not […]
Clark Lisey’s Story (Apple TV+ Original Series Soundtrack) WaterTower Music as licensee for Warner Bros. Entertainment I didn’t read the book – not yet anyway – but I am loving the TV series (adapted by Stephen King himself). And within minutes of the opening episode I was in love with the music. It so beautifully […]
Trevor Gureckis Servant – Season 1 (Soundtrack) Lakeshore Records I’ve loved a lot of Trevor Gureckis’ music for film (The Goldfinch in particular) and his score for Servant is brilliantly unsettling – and such a character in the show. I’m a fan of he TV series – having watched all of season 1 (in a […]
Melinda Hill Inappropriate Comedy Dynamics, A Nacelle Company Melinda Hill’s latest comedy album (and it’s available to watch on Apple TV) is bold and funny and deep – and speaks to her development as a joke-writer and deliverer, but also arrives at exactly the right time.
Beastie Boys Story Directors: Spike Jonze Fresh Bread / Pulse Films / PolyGram Entertainment / Apple TV+ In a filmed companion piece to the fabulous Beastie Boys Book surviving Beasties Adam (“Ad-Rock”) Horowitz and Michael (“Mike D”) Diamond continue to pay tribute to their fallen comrade, Adam (“MCA”) Yauch; friend and collaborator Spike Jonze is […]