Follow us on...
Follow us on Twitter Follow us on Facebook Watch us on YouTube
Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: Thomas Newman

  1. #1
    Eruption Kevy5150's Avatar
    Join Date
    Favorite VH Album

    Diver Down
    Favorite VH Song

    Runnin' With The Devil
    Last Online

    07.12.08 @ 04:41 PM
    Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts

    Default Thomas Newman

    I enjoy a lot of his music that he has made for movies. Especially for Shawshank Redemption, Road to Perdition, and American Beauty.

    Does anyone know any other composers that have made this kind of music?

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Northern Ireland
    Favorite VH Album

    Last Online

    01.19.17 @ 09:07 AM
    Liked 49 Times in 30 Posts


    You hear quite a few composers trying to sound like Thomas Newman these days, but no-one succeeds just as no-one can sound like John Williams (though Danny Elfman tries very hard). You might like to check out the Penguin Cafe Orchestra for some slightly skewed chamber music that's not a million miles away from Newman. They were led by Simon Jeffes who passed away a few years ago. You'll probably know some of their stuff as it gets used in TV ads all the time.
    THOSE WE LEFT BEHIND by Stuart Neville - Years of lies unravel when an old case comes back to haunt DCI Serena Flanagan.

    June 26th 2015 (UK & Commonwealth), September 22nd 2015 (North America)



Similar Threads

  1. Derrick Thomas for the Hall of Fame!!!
    By Rebel in forum Play Ball!
    Replies: 9
    Last Post: 01.29.05, 07:11 AM
  2. Wendy's founder Dave Thomas dead at 69
    By FORD in forum VH Fans Meeting Place (Non-Music)
    Replies: 14
    Last Post: 01.09.02, 12:27 PM
  3. Thurman Thomas retires a Bill
    By Van Gully in forum VH Fans Meeting Place (Non-Music)
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 03.01.01, 02:32 AM
  4. Wise words from a great American- Thomas Jefferson.
    By MightyVanHalen in forum VH Fans Meeting Place (Non-Music)
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 11.27.00, 09:29 PM

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts