Exploding Head Movies Episode January 30, 2012

XHM N? 100! "Just a story about a boy, his dog & a drunk captain" (2012 January 30)

7:32am - 9:02am

Oscar season is upon us, so for the nominated scores, the 1st of 5 gets profiled: John Williams returns with his work for the big screen adaptation of The Adventures of Tintin. Coming up with a John Williams profile has long been on the list of shows to sketch out but talk about intimidating. Jaws, Star Wars, Harry Potter...the list goes on.

Happy hundredth. Let's now screw this up.

1. Ray Parker & Tom Szczesniak: Theme from The Adventures of Tintin (The Adventures of Tintin [Nelvana animation], 1991) Ellipse
2. The Future Sound of London: We Have Explosive [radio cut] (We Have Explosive single, 1997) Virgin/Astralwerks
3. Norrie Paramor: Music from the Movies ["Gaumont British News"] (BBC Radio & TV Themes, 1998) Music Collection International
4. Teen Daze: Let's Groove (Bandcamp, 2011) self-released
5. Jump Into the Gospel: 2012 (2012 single, 2011) RunUniverseRun
6. The Chemical Brothers: Don't Think (Further [Japanese edition], 2010) Astralwerks
7. Wilco: Art of Almost (The Whole Love, 2011) dBpm
8. A Place to Bury Strangers: Exploding Head (Exploding Head, 2009) Mute
9. Sandro Perri: Love & Light (Impossible Spaces, 2011) Constellation
10. Real Estate: Green Aisles (Days, 2011) Domino
11. Bleating Hearts: Walls Come Tumbling Down (Bleating Hearts, 2012) forthcoming/self-released
12. Crystal Stilts: Dark Eyes (Radiant Door EP, 2011) Sacred Bones
13. The Shins: Simple Song (Port of Morrow, 2012) Aural Apothecary/Columbia
14. Opus 3: Sanson y Daila (Otra Vez Solo 7", 197?) Omega
15. The Isley Brothers: Footsteps in the Dark (Go For Your Guns, 1977) T-Neck
16. John Williams: The Adventures of Tintin (The Adventures of Tintin OST, 2011) Sony Masterworks
17. John Williams: Snowy's Theme (The Adventures of Tintin OST, 2011) Sony Masterworks
18. John Williams: Introducing the Thompsons and Snowy's Chase (The Adventures of Tintin OST, 2011) Sony Masterworks
19. John Williams: The Milanese Nightingale (The Adventures of Tintin OST, 2011) Sony Masterworks
20. John Williams: The Adventure Continues (The Adventures of Tintin OST, 2011) Sony Masterworks
21. John Williams: THE SAME TRACK AS BEFORE OH MY WORD, BLUSTERING BARNACLES !%$&#@

Where's my trophy?

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