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Location New York, New York, United States
Introduction Avid soundtrack collector and guitarist/songwriter of NYC's MORRICONE YOUTH and PRETENDO and San Diego's CREEDLE Devon E. Levins hosts two hours of "music for the moving image" every Sunday afternoon from 2 to 4 pm EST on East Village Radio. And by popular demand, walking film encyclopedia Robert Conroy of MISTY ROSES curates a show or two a month. Film and television soundtracks and library music from around the globe past, present and future. Music from the Spaghetti Westerns of Sergio Leone and Corbucci, the Italian gialli of Argento and Baza, the Japanese Kaiju popularized by Godzilla and Mothra, the Edgar Wallace thrillers from Germany, Bollywood, the French New Wave, Blaxploitation, Film Noir...ok, you get the picture! But the soundtrack universe just might be vastly more diverse than you realize. Expect the usuals: Schifrin, Goldsmith, Rota, Komeda, Mancini, Umiliani, Legrand and, of course, Ennio Morricone. But don't forget that Can, De La Soul and Iggy Pop have all written for film as well! CLICK TO LISTEN HERE
Interests Ennio Morricone, Lalo Schifrin, Jerry Goldsmith, John Barry, CAN, John Carpenter, Goblin, Nino Rota, Ron Grainer, Barry Gray, Akira Ifukube, Antonio Carlos Jobim, Krzysztof Komeda, Yuji Koseki, Francis Lai, Henry Mancini, Laurie Johnson, Michel Legrand, John Morris, Oliver Nelson, Piero Piccioni, Peter Thomas, Klaus Schulze, John Williams, Wendy Carlos, Armando Trovajoli, Adriano Celentano, Alan Hawkshaw, Angelo Badalamenti, Andre Previn, Roberto Pregadio, Phillipe Sarde, Miklos Rozsa, Elmer Bernstein, David Bowie, AR Rahman, OP Nayyar, Pino Donoggio, Bobby Beausoleil, Georges Gavarentz, Fred Frith, Ry Cooder, Stu Philips, Rudy Ray Moore, Nico Pavani, Billy Preston, Don Randi, Les Reed, Lenny Stack, Alain Goraguer, Gianni Ferrio, The Sandals, Jack Elliott, Keith Emerson, Dennis Dragon, Melvin Van Peebles, Barry DeVorzon, Norman Whitfield, Don Julian, Bill Conti, Michel Colombier, Pierre Cavalli, Tony Bruno, Francios Cousineau, Willie Hutch, Jerry Butler, Phillipe Besombes, Sonny Bono, Ed Bogas, Brian Bennett, Nino Nardini, Joe Hisaishi, Gene Page, Howard Roberts, Gert Wilden, Gil Melle, Irmin Schmidt, Jerry Fielding, Harry Lubin, Pink Floyd, Howard Shore, Ingfried Hoffmann, John Gregory, Keith Mansfield, Mario Nascimbene, Morton Stevens, Paul Haslinger, The Kinks, Piero Montanari, Pray For Rain, Resonance, Rick Wakeman, Riichiro Manabe, Waldo De Los Rios, Yoko Kanno, Ash Ra Tempel, Yo La Tengo, Alejandro Jodorowsky, Brad Fiedel, Alan Silvestri, Galt Macdermot, John Massari, Joseph Koo, Karl Heinz Schafer, Carlo Rustichelli, Edwin Astley, Mikis Theodorakis, Angelo Badalamenti, Toshirô Mayuzumi
Favorite Movies Seven Samurai, Profondo Rosso, Nights of Cabiria, 8-1/2, Suspiria, River's Edge, Stripes, Fast Times at Ridgemont High, The Searchers, 5 Easy Pieces, Down By Law, The Thing, Knife In The Water, El Topo, The Jerk, Dirty Harry, Once Upon a Time in the West, Escape From New York, Faces, Rocky, Yojimbo, Rope, Seppuku, Repo Man, Bullitt!, The Good The Bad & The Ugly, Shaft, Taxi Driver, The Birds, Bicycle Thieves, Bonnie & Clyde, Los Olvidados, Touch of Evil, On The Waterfront, Pappillon, Blue Collar, Alice in the Cities, Exorcist, French Connection, Performance, Gojira, Rosemary's Baby, Phantasm, Straw Dogs, Airplane, Halloween, Ali: Fear Eats the Soul, Coffey, Mystery Train, Scarface, McCabe & Mrs. Miller, Night of the Hunter, Clockwork Orange, High Noon, Cobra Verde, Suburbia, Gummo, Animal House, Breaking Away, Chinatown, Blue Velvet, Harold & Maude, Vertigo, House of Usher, Some Like it Hot, Fox and His Friends, Delicatessan, Holy Mountain, Deer Hunter, Nashville, Evil Dead, Enter The Dragon, Raging Bull, Fitzcaraldo, Investigation of a Citizen Above Suspicion, The Beyond, Rififi, Tokyo Story, The Fog, Sicilian Clan, Cape Fear, Fargo, Blue Velvet, Jaws, Dawn of the Dead, Bird with the Crystal Plummage, My Bodyguard, Idiocracy, Get Carter, Trouble with Harry, Ikiru, Once Upon a Time in America, Truck Turner, Superfly, Mafioso, Meatballs, Breaking Away, Two Lane Blacktop, Electra Glide in Blue, Machine Gun McCain, Planet of the Apes, One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest, Serpico, Killing of a Chinese Bookie, Midnight Cowboy, Brute Force, The Swimmer, Double Indemnity, Spinal Tap, The Apartment, Citizen Kane, Short Eyes, Suburbia, Ladies and Gentlemen The Fabulous Stains
Favorite Music Edwin Starr, J.J. Johnson, James Brown, Jerry Butler, Curtis Mayfield, Isaac Hayes, Magma, Blackbyrds, Billy Strange, Hugo Montenegro, Bob Crewe, Booker T, Elliot Goldenthal, Brian Bennett, Bruno Nicolai, Burt Bacharach, Carter Burwell, Cerrone, Claude Bolling, David Shire, Dennis Coffey, Dave Grusin, Denny Dennis Vaughan, Dominic Frontiere, Manu Dibango, Don Ellis, Donny Hathaway, Don Sebesky, Dudley Moore, Charles Bernstein, Francios de Roubaix, Frank DeVol, Fred Karlin, Gabriel Yared, Georges Delerue, Gene Page, Gerald Lee, Maurizio & Guido De Angelis, HB Barnum, Herbie Hancock, Mark Mothersbaugh, Jacques Loussier, Jack Nitzsche, Jimmy Cliff, John Dankworth, Johnny Pate, Johnnie Taylor, Johnny Mandel, Kalyanji Anandji, Ku Chih Hui, Laxmikant Pyarelal, Les Baxter, Leonard Rosenman, Bernard Herrmann, Luis Bacalov, Michel Magne, Mike Curb, Nico Fidenco, Paolo Vasile, Pierre Papadiamandis, Pete Rugolo, Piero Umiliani, Popol Vuh, Quincy Jones, RD Burman, SD Burman, Roy Budd, Roy Ayers, Serge Gainsbourg, Sid Ramin, Stanley Myers, Stelvo Cipriani, Stu Phillips, Vic Caesar, Walter Kubiczeck, Willie Hutch, Vladimir Cosma, Air, Bappi Lahiri, John Cacavas, Franco Micalizzi, Giorgio Moroder, Tangerine Dream, RZA, Kaada, Goron Bregovic, Fabio Frizzi, Brian Eno, Francesco De Masi, Neil Hefti, Allessandro Allessandroni, Danny Elfman, Tom Waits, John Lurie, Basil Poledouris, Miles Davis, Duke Ellington, Sun Ra, Richard Band, Maurice Jarre, Sven Libaek, Nora Orlandi, Vangelis, Harry Manfredi, Franz Waxman, Max Steiner, Alfred Newman, Nick Cave, Alex North, John Zorn, Brian May, Esquivel, Mike Vickers, Michael Andrews, Jimmy Page, Clint Mansell, Atticus Ross
Favorite Books The Album Cover Art of Soundtracks