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Labrinth debuts Euphoria soundtrack

It is rare that a debut soundtrack arrives with this much aplomb, but Labrinth’s soundtrack to Euphoria is fearless and exploratory, characterising the show with a wide sonic soundscape. The music of the show is integral to its success, and to its incredible portrayal of the trappings of growing up, and even isolated on its […]

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Kendrick Lamar’s ‘Black Panther’ soundtrack is fun & feature-filled

3.5/5 stars In an interview, Kendrick Lamar stated he and Top Dawg never actually planned on producing the soundtrack to Black Panther. Nevertheless, Black Panther The Album is a very solid project. Kendrick is on nearly every track, sometimes with a more prominent role, and sometimes carrying only a refrain. The first half features the bulk of […]

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Trainspotting 2 Soundtrack: Capturing a contemporary soundscape

In all honesty, I don’t even remember watching Trainspotting for the first time. After moving to Edinburgh, I thought that my friend’s place in one of the flats between Pleasance and Arthur’s Seat looked awfully similar to where Renton and Sick Boy shared their first needle. I remember having lied about watching it in my […]