Music Pre-Order John Carpenter’s Soundtrack for ‘Halloween’ Sequel; Listen to First Teaser Published 1 year ago on August 16, 2018 By Nick Bond Share Tweet The awesome folks over at Sacred Bones Records just added John Carpenter‘s newly composed score for David Gordon Green’s Halloween sequel up for pre-order on their website. You can choose from a Limited Art Edition Vinyl LP, Limited Orange Vinyl LP, Standard Black Vinyl LP or a Jewel Case CD. You can take a look at the incredibly cool packing artwork below, along with a first tease of the Halloween 2018 soundtrack. ***Limited Edition Version: Edition of 2000 “art edition” copies, housed in deluxe die cut packaging with exclusive alternate artwork and poster by Chris Bilheimer, pressed on clear vinyl with “Orange Pumpkin” inset, and available by mail-order only. ONE PER PERSON LIMIT.*** When the new Halloween movie hits theaters in October 2018, it will have the distinction of being the first film in the canon with creator John Carpenter’s direct involvement since 1982’s Halloween III: Season of the Witch. Carpenter serves on the new David Gordon Green-directed installment as an executive producer, a creative consultant, and, thrillingly, as a soundtrack composer, alongside his collaborators from his three recent solo albums, Cody Carpenter and Daniel Davies. The new soundtrack pays homage to the classic Halloween score that Carpenter composed and recorded in 1978, when he forever changed the course of horror cinema and synthesizer music with his low-budget masterpiece. Several new versions of the iconic main theme serve as the pulse of Green’s film, its familiar 5/4 refrain stabbing through the soundtrack like the Shape’s knife. The rest of the soundtrack is just as enthralling, incorporating everything from atmospheric synth whooshes to eerie piano-driven pieces to skittering electronic percussion. While the new score was made with a few more resources than Carpenter’s famously shoestring original, its musical spirit was preserved. Both the CD and Vinyl soundtrack is available on October 19. Related Topics: Up Next Blade Comes to Life in New ‘Puppet Master: The Littlest Reich’ Clip Don't Miss John Lithgow Revealed as Jud Crandall in ‘Pet Sematary’ Remake; Filming to Wrap Next Week Advertisement You may like Comments Advertisement Facebook Dark Universe Presents https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oNZEMdODcq4 Advertisement Latest Popular Videos Blu-Ray & DVD15 hours ago Glenn Danzig’s Directorial Debut ‘Verotika’ Coming to UK Blu-Ray With Soundtrack CD News16 hours ago Jamie Lee Curtis Had to Adapt to Some Limitations and Interesting Changes in ‘Halloween Kills’ News23 hours ago [Video] Anthony Michael Hall Says ‘Halloween Kills’ is “Really Intense” News3 days ago ‘World War Z’ Producer Jeremy Kleiner Believes a Sequel Will Happen Someday News5 days ago ‘Halloween 5: The Revenge of Michael Myers’ Star Wendy Kaplan Talks Infamous Cast and Crew Hotel Party News2 weeks ago Dario Argento Reuniting With Daughter Asia Argento for New Giallo ‘Black Glasses’ in 2020 News2 weeks ago Dario Argento Will Direct New Giallo ‘Black Glasses’ This Spring, Asia Argento to Star News2 weeks ago NECA Releasing Action Figures of Dr Loomis, Laurie Strode and Michael Myers from ‘Halloween II’ News2 weeks ago ‘Demons’ Star Geretta Geretta Teaming With Lamberto Bava and Kansas Bowling for New Horror Project News2 weeks ago Netflix in Early Talks to Remake ‘The Howling’ With ‘It’ Director Andy Muschietti News16 hours ago Jamie Lee Curtis Had to Adapt to Some Limitations and Interesting Changes in ‘Halloween Kills’ News23 hours ago [Video] Anthony Michael Hall Says ‘Halloween Kills’ is “Really Intense” News1 week ago Brahms is Unearthed in the Creepy Trailer for William Brent Bell’s ‘The Boy II’ Video Games2 weeks ago Bethesda and id Software Have Delayed ‘DOOM 64’ Until March 2020 Blu-Ray & DVD2 weeks ago [Trailer] Justin Edgar’s Chiller ‘STALKED’ Debuts on DVD and On Demand This February Trending Editorials4 years ago The Many Different Michael Myers Masks Used In Halloween: H20 News3 years ago Todd McFarlane Makes An Announcement on His ‘Spawn’ Script News3 years ago Photo of Doug Bradley Back in Pinhead Makeup for First Time in 12 Years! Blu-Ray & DVD3 years ago Arrow Video Bringing J.S. Cardone’s 1982 Slasher ‘The Slayer’ to Blu-Ray! News3 years ago George A. Romero to Bring ‘Pint of the Living Dead’ to Ottawa ComicCon News3 years ago Official “Friday the 13th: The Game” Release Date Finally Announced! News3 years ago New Photos From Adam Ripp’s Demonic Horror Flick ‘Devil’s Whisper’ News3 years ago Spike’s “The Mist” New Series Trailer Features Gore and Scares!