“Family Guy” scores at Fox

This week the hit "uncancelled" animated television show "The Family Guy" (created by Seth McFarlane) entered the scoring stage at Fox to record music for the season premiere, airing on Sunday May 1, 2005. Composer Walter Murphy returns (as well as Ron Jones) to score the hilarious antics of the Griffin family. In the premiere, entitled "North by North Quahog", …

Sneak peek at the Team America: World Police scoring session!

ScoringSessions.com had an opportunity to pop in on the Team America: World Police scoring session today at Paramount Studios. Composed by award-winner Marc Shaiman, the score is a delightful blend of drama, action, romance, and perfectly clich├ęd Middle Eastern motifs. Much like his score to South Park: Bigger, Longer and Uncut, Shaiman’s music is big and orchestral, with just the …

An Exclusive Look at Photos from the Spider-Man Scoring Session

This past week, composer Danny Elfman recorded the score to the highly anticipated film Spider-Man. ScoringSessions.com got a chance to pop in on the session, and are pleased to provide you with a few pix. We can’t say too much right now, but this is a great score that will have Elfman fans chomping at the bit. So, here are …

Alf Clausen scores “The Simpsons” Halloween Episode

Last Friday I had the very fortunate opportunity to observe the complete scoring session of the "Treehouse of Horror IX" episode for "The Simpsons". These episodes are commonly known as the Halloween Specials, and have a reputation for being the best episodes of the season. The writers have free reign, and anything can happen. The music is the same way. …