After selling out their limited run within minutes, Enjoy The Ride Records
has announced that their vinyl G1 soundtrack LP will be heading back to the presses later this year! Details and an exact timeframe are not known at this time, but it's good to know that access to this (at present) vinyl-only release will be expanding somewhat. Keep reading to see the announcement!
has posted an unboxing video and in-hand photos of the already sold-out Enjoy The Ride Records release of the original soundtrack to The Transformers
! Anthony got the "Megatron" version, which is one of the two versions available directly via ETR. Additional "Bumblebee" copies may still be available through ThinkGeek, but for now click through to see what the package looks like!
Enjoy The Ride Records and Sony Music/Legacy Recordings announced today the release of Hasbro Studios Presents '80s TV Classics: Music from The Transformers on vinyl in three different color variants, available at select retailers Friday, March 9. This is the first official release of the score in any format and includes the iconic opening theme song and more than 45 minutes of unreleased music by composers Robert J. Walsh, Johnny Douglas, Anne Bryant and Ford Kinder. The album features music from seasons 1-3 of The Transformers animated series which debuted in 1984.
Enjoy The Ride Records
sub-label Enjoy The Toons
has announced further details for the Vinyl LP release of selections from the G1 soundtrack! The soundtrack will go on sale Friday, March 9th at 12 Noon EST
and will be limited to an overall pressing of 2,000 copies with 500 of those going to a ThinkGeek exclusive "Bumblebee" color release. Pricing is not mentioned. Keep reading for more info!
This Friday, Enjoy The Ride Records is releasing BGM selections from the 1980s The Transformers
animated series on a single vinyl LP! In the runup to that release, they've posted a short, 25-second sample of a season 3 background track to Twitter. Keep reading to hear!
One of the aspects of the Transformers movie franchise that rarely if ever generates discontent are the scores by Steve Jablonsky.
Now - as has happened in the past with such films as Star Wars: The Force Awakens
, Paramount has made the score for Transformers: The Last Knight
available on a "For Your Consideration" website in preparation for the Academy Awards. Keep reading for the link!
Here's something you don't see every day. Stan Bush and Mark Wahlberg met up backstage at this weekend's HasCon even and shared a duet singing the "I Have the Touch" song. Check out the clip below to see them giving it up!
Stan just dropped by to let us know he will be performing in concert at HASCON (Hasbro/Transformers convention) on Sept 9, and will be on hand for autographs throughout the weekend of Sept 8-10!
Stan will also be there promoting his new album Change the World. The official release of the album is Sept 22, but advance copies will be available at the convention.
Hasbro was promoting their new Dropmix game at SDCC 2017 this and will be taking it on the road to this year's penny arcade gaming PAX West event in Seatle Washington September 1-4.
The real news is they will be offering an exclusive Transformers card that can be used to in the game to activate what is expected to be the Transformers theme song. Thanks to the music gaming blog, Harmonix, we have a preview of the Transformers card graphics that you can see posted below.
TFW2005 user Kafuka Fuura
has posted an image of a flier that was given away at Summer Wonder Festival 2017! Pioneer is offering a limited edition of their high-end SE-MX8-K headphones branded with Autobot or Decepticon insignia, as well as a small colored decoration on the band. Very tasteful! And very expensive: they're priced at 29,000 Yen, or around $262 as of today's exchange rate. Keep reading to see!
La-La Land Records and Paramount Pictures present the limited edition 2-CD SET of acclaimed composer Steve Jablonskys (TRANSFORMERS: AGE OF EXTINCTION, ENDERS GAME) original motion picture score to the big-screen blockbuster TRANSFORMERS: THE LAST KNIGHT, starring Mark Wahlberg, Josh Duhamel and Anthony Hopkins, and directed by Michael Bay.
If Steve Jablonsky's music is a highlight for you in the Transformers movies, you're in luck tonight. Jablonsky has posted previews of two tracks from The Last Knight
's score to his personal Youtube channel. Tracks 5 and 6 are available to check out right now, but this will just be something for the music-lovers, as there are no titles nor anything else that may hint at any new information contained in these postings. We have both videos embedded below, and we highly recommend taking a few minutes to listen!
Just in via Blasting TV we have word that the Transformers: The Last Knight soundtrack is wrapping up production for the June 23rd movie release.
According to an interview with electronic music and soundtrack artist, Celldweller (Andy, Klayton), the score that features his work as well of that of mainstay Steve Jablonsky, is in the stages of work that will include his various additions to the score.
Thanks to our pals over at the Allspark we have a very tuneful bit of news about the Original Transformers G1 Musical Scores Coming from Sony Records Next Summer. According to word they have recieved from composer Robert J Walsh is that he working on these original recordings for re-release in May of next year. There is even word that we may get a 5.1 surround mix along with other soundtracks from G.I. Joe, My Little Pony, and Jem & the Holograms.
Outrightgeekery reports that Ernie Burns Petrangelo of N.R.G. is readying a new version of "Instruments of Destruction," the song that accompanies the slaughter of the Autobot shuttle crew in The Transformers: The Movie.
Among others joining Petrangelo is Doug Aldrich, himself a TFTM veteran as part of Lion, the band that adapted the Transformers themesong for the movie. Keep reading for a preview video!
Hey there music fans, the peeps over at A.V. Club are holding an Exclusive Transformers Optimus Prime Crosley Turntable and Transformers Roll Out album giveaway.
Enter for a chance to win this beautiful one-of-a-kind Crosley C200 Turntable! Featuring none other than the Autobot's Leader Optimus Prime etched into the plexiglass cover. The edition of ONE (1) was created by artists Jim Harper, Don Fedorko, and John Beck.
With music artist Prince's passing, this vaults have been opened to reveal something that is more than meets the ears.
It appears the artist was somewhat of fan and then some having composed an entire album that was titled "Pure Energon".
According to the fan site Prince.org, the album is in-fact a concept album dedicated to the Transformers series that was recorded with the group, Information Society. A Minneapolis based group who played industrial music, techno, and funk styled music, if that gives us any idea of what the music might have sounded like.
The long awaited wish of many fans is slated to be answered this year! An Allspark member by the name of DM has been in contact with composer Robert J. Walsh, who is responsible for the music for the original The Transformers
cartoon. He reveals that he is currently at work remastering his Sunbow scores - TF, My Little Pony, Jem & The Holograms, GI Joe and more - for release through Sony Records! Keep reading to see his quotes.