Stan Bush just dropped us a note to let us know he will be performing live this opening for none other than 80s rock Icons Styx, REO, Ted Nugent this Sunday, May 6th at the Greek Theater in L.A. California. He will be doing a 20 minute solo acoustic performance to open the evening. We want to congratulate Stan on the awesome show and let fans in Los Angeles to check out the show.
While physical media enthusiasts will have to wait until March 13, 2012 to get theirs, digital file fans will be able to get the Transformers Prime (Music From the Animated Series) album a week early. The album is availble right now on Amazon
stores for $8.99 and $11.99, respectively. Individual tracks are priced at $0.99 at both stores.
No matter how the Transformers Prime cartoon storylines are viewed, one of the things that many agree upon is the epic and cinematic score that assists with the theme song and various scenes throughout the first season, and you can now own it for yourself. An Amazon pre-order page
has appeared for Transformers Prime (Music From the Animated Series) as well as the full track listings. Several months back, Brian Tyler, composer for the show, made these songs available online, but they were quickly pulled. This track listing, as well as order, is nearly identical. Take a look at the track listing and a link for pre-order in the full article. The album is set for a March 20, 2012 release.
Celentano Woodworks pf Asheville N.C. have posted an order page for their custom made to order Autobot Transformers Ukuleles. These instruments are made of high quality wood that feature the Autobot Insignia for the sound board body. According to the Etsy listing, you can work with Celentano Woodworks to create your own custom edition. There is currently a waiting list for orders on the Autobot Transformers Ukulele will set you back $550 USD. Check out the images after the jump.
Here is another awesome slice of AOR from the 1980s. Many know Vince DiCola and Stan Bush from there work on the Transformers movie and cartoons where Vince worked on the theme and incidental music. Stan is well know for his songs like 'Touch' and 'Dare'. But here's a rare track that features both of them together. This cut was taken from the great AOR compilation 'AOR Treasures - Demo Projekt Vol.2'. It was recorded in or around 1985 so just after The Movie. Check out the track after the jump to hear these greats together.
Linkin Park have updated their official YouTube page with a brand new video that features the "Making of the Iridescent Music Video." The band takes us on the set and through the shooting process of their video for that track that was featured in Transformers Dark of the Movie. Check out the band in action as well as various angles on Bumblebee and other Transformers that you will recognize. Watch the 6+ minute video after the jump.
Steve Jablonsky, the composer of the score for all three Transformers
films, has spoken out on the Transformers Dark of the Moon
The Score delay, which finally answers the confusing state of a physical version of the album. Many Transformers fans were elated to initially that learn that the Transformers Dark of the Moon
The Score would be released alongside The Album on June 14, 2011
, but alas, that was not meant to happen. After delays and little news, The Score was released on digital form on iTunes
. What happened? Continue reading to find out
Looking for another shot of 3-D after seeing Transformers Dark of the Moon? Thanks to Linkin Park who have posted a new 3D Version of Linkin Park's music video "Iridescent" featured in Transformers: Dark Of The Moon to YouTube. This video will work with any set of 3D glasses. You can select your settings by clicking on the "3D" button
. Grab your DOTM 3-D mask, old movie glasses or just cross your eyes and watch the video after the jump.
There may have been issues grabbing a physical copy of the Transformers Dark of the Moon
The Score, but if you own an Apple iPhone or Apple iPod, you can grab it for your listen. As has been the tradition for the live-action film series, composer Steve Jablonsky has provided the score for the film. The full album of 17 tracks is available for $15.99 or $1.29 if you just want a couple. The physical album is still listed as "unavailable" by Amazon and the website for brick and mortar retailer FYE does not have the album listed at all.
Linkin Park have updated their YouTube page with a newer Transformers Dark of the Moon video for the song "Iridescent" that debuted in May. The newer video retains most of the same visuals we saw before with some changes made to swap out one of the Decepticon battles for a shot of the war ship. Watch the new clip after the jump.
The track listings for Transformers Dark of the Moon
Score have been detailed and is composed by Steve Jablonsky, according to Film Music Reporter. The Score was originally supposed to release with The Album on June 14th, but was pushed back to the 28th. Now it is listed as "Currently Unavailable" on Amazon. It is still listed as "Coming Soon" on the official landing page for the albums from Warner Bros. Music Transformers3Movie.com. The track listings contain some spoilerish names, so be sure to keep that in mind when you hit the "Read More" link below.
There really is more than meets the eye to Transformers. We've got christian rockers Skillet on the soundtrack for Transformers Dark of the Moon. Just like the 1000s of robot characters in the Universe, there is indeed something for everyone with the crossover hit "Awake and Alive." Skillet was chosen for the TF3 sound track. Band member comments on being chosen for the movie coming June 29th.
The Transformers Dark of the Moon
Album is out today at all of your local music stores, iTunes, and GameStop
, so go pick up a copy! In other movie related music news, Transformers Dark of the Moon
The Score has been pushed back for release until June 28, 2011, according to the Amazon product page
. The Transformers3Music.com site still lists it as "coming soon" without a release date. Tracks for The Score have not been released.
We're still posting news from BotCon 2011. Just up is a video walk though of the Making of Transformers Prime Display that was in the convention hall. Get quick run down of the show and how it was created from concept to the full character models for all your favorite Prime characters. Watch the clip after the jump.
American rock band Paramore has provided their single "Monster" available for all to listen ahead of the single's release on June 7, 2011 on iTunes. The song will also be included on the Transformers Dark of the Moon
The Album, slated for a June 14, 2011 release. Have a listen after the break!
MTV has debuted the Linkin Park's Iridescent video, the third tune that band has contributed to the giant robot franchise. The song has been considered a fan-favorite
since their album A Thousand Suns
came out in September 2010. The song will be part of the Transformers Dark of the Moon
The Album, hitting shelves on June 7, 2011. Take a look at the music video, embedded after the jump.
Linkin Park is continuing their teasing of their song "Iridescent" and Paramore is giving us a listen of the brand-new track "Monster" that they will be contributing to the Transformers Dark of the Moon The Album
. Linkin Park's song "Iridescent
" has been around for a while, and when Michael Bay approached the band to contribute a third song to the giant robot franchise, they grabbed their fan-favorite and recorded a video. Meanwhile, the band Paramore will be contributing the song "Monster," a brand-new track for the official soundtrack. Watch and listen to the songs embedded after the jump.
The official Transformers Dark of the Moon
music website has been updated with the track listings for the album for the film as well as exclusive versions. In addition to the official release of the tracks, the same line-up we reported yesterday
, as well as exclusive tracks for the iTunes and Gamestop versions of the album. The Apple iTunes version will receive three new tracks in addition to the CD version, with songs from Biffy Clyro, Stone Sour, and Serj Tankian of System of a Down. Middle Class Rut and D.R.U.G.S. will each contribute a track to the Gamestop version on top of the CD version. Jump through for the list of tracks.