Interview: Tyler Bates (Guardians of the Galaxy)

Interview:  Tyler Bates (Guardians of the Galaxy)

Composer Tyler Bates talks about the reaction he has been receiving for his latest project, about working on the score early enough for scenes to actually be filmed to, his special connection to Star Lord aka Peter Quill, and the piece of music that brought tears to his eyes while composing it.  Christopher Coleman also asks him about any potential involvement in the recently announced sequel and animated series to debut on Disney XD.

Episode Highlights

00:00 - Introduction
00:55 - Reaction to the film and music
07:20 - Fun in the film
09:30 - Composing music to be filmed to
16:19 - Scoring around the songs
19:25 - Groot music
24:29 - The sequel and the Animated series
27:04 - Thanos and Ronan
29:50 - The music of the Marvel Cinematic Universe
32:27 - Wrap up

Music Selections

00:10 - "The Final Battle Begins" (Guardians of the Galaxy) by Tyler Bates
15:57 - "Everyone's an Idiot" (Guardians of the Galaxy) by Tyler Bates
20:29 - "Groot Cocoon" (Guardians of the Galaxy) by Tyler Bates
28:06 - "Ronan's Theme" (Guardians of the Galaxy) by Tyler Bates
31:50 - "The Kylin Escape" (Guardians of the Galaxy) by Tyler Bates


Follow Tyler Bates on Twitter - @tyler_bates

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