On December 4, 2012, to celebrate Alex North’s 103rd birthday, Dylanna Music will release Alex North’s Music For 2001: A Space Odyssey, exclusively at http://www.amoeba.com. This will be the first time the original mono composer recordings will be available as a digital download. We plan to do a limited run of 500 vinyl LPs in the near future as well. For more information about North’s score, please visit http://www.alexnorth2001.com.
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Dylanna Music has released the Soundtrack to the Stand Up Paddle documentary H2IndO, directed by Brent Deal, and starring Connor Baxter, Dave Boehne, Talia Gangini, Dave Kalama, Jamie Mitchell, Chuck Patterson, and Slater Trout.
The Soundtrack features the following songs from the film:
1) Whammy by Michael Chaves
2) Still To Keep by Crazy Arm
3) Purple Water by Papafish
4) Dream Away by SSMTP ft. John Torres
5) King For A Day by Man vs. Fire
6) We Must Change by Redwood Son
7) Like A Kid Again by Ah-Mayz Macson ft. Bodean
8) Enough by Matthew Hager
9) Wanna Be Free by SSMTP ft. Damon St. Alborne
10) First Ideas by The Glass Canoe
11) Star by SSMTP ft. Georgia Haege
12) Call by Tangent Transmission
We are beginning to release music videos on the Dylannamusiclabel YouTube channel, so check regularly for new content!
Check out Candi Sosa’s “Unchained Melody Mariachi” from the album “Variations: Dylanna Music Presents Unchained Melody” on YouTube. See Candi in the studio recording the song and hear her haunting version of the song.
Not only did we proudly release our latest album, Variations: Dylanna Music Presents Unchained Melody in the US, Australia/New Zealand, and Canada on April 17th… (insert drum roll, please) just three days later the album landed at #17 on This Week’s AirPlay Direct Top 50 Albums Chart. You can download the album on Amazon or iTunes today and decide which is your favorite rendition of the classic American love song. And buy a ringtone here.
Check out this stellar playlist…
“Unchained Melody a Cappella”, by the B-team
Watch the video of “Unchained Melody Reggae”, by Reggae legend, Toots Hibbard
“Unchained Melody Americana”, by R&B singer, Cody Kahmar
Watch the video of “Unchained Melody Hawaiian”, by Grammy winner, George Kahumoku, Jr.
Watch the video of “Unchained Melody Celtic”, by Dublin’s own, Katie Carpenter
Unchained Melody Mariachi, by Candi Sosa
“Unchained Melody (The Dance Mix)” by Tammy Infusino
Dylanna Music is proud to announce that Katie Carpenter’s Celtic rendition of “Unchained Melody” has hit the top 100 Pop Songs in Ireland, iTunes for the week of February 29th, 2012! It debuted at #92! We’re thrilled to know that fans have discovered this beautiful version of Alex North and Hy Zaret’s classic love song.
Check out the chart here.
John O’Kennedy is a composer, record producer and multi-instrumental session musician. John has hundreds of film music credits in his association with Walt Disney Productions, Warner Brothers, Universal, Roger Corman, Hughes Aerospace, IBM, TDK Media, and the USA Network. His most recent CD productions are The Voodoo Fix’s Not For Nothing and Cameron Daddo’s Ten Songs and Change. Given his 30 years of experience with LA-area singer-songwriters and bands, he is known for his collaborative music direction, tasteful session work and intuitive accompaniment.
On producing both the Mariachi and Celtic versions of “Unchained Melody” for Variations: Dylanna Music Presents Unchained Melody, John said, “How cool is it to be asked to do what I do best: producing two different versions of such a timeless classic?”
Our dear friend and Grammy great, George Kahumoku Jr. has asked us to share a project that is near and dear to his heart and to ours as well. George supports the Institute of Hawaiian Music, a one-of-a-kind musical mentorship program that is dedicated to the perpetuation and preservation of Hawaiian music through establishing mentor relationships with professional Hawaiian musicians. George asks all friends who love Hawai’i, Maui and Hawaiian music to contribute to student scholarships (and possible future endowed scholarships) to study Hawaiian music at the Institute of Hawaiian Music (University of Hawai’i Maui College): Please give generously if you can — $10 or more and share with friends who might also appreciate and love Hawaiian music and culture. Credit Card Donations can be made via secure server at www.uhfoundation.org/ihmscholarships or by calling (808) 984-3546.
On April 17th, Dylanna Music will release a new album, Variations: Dylanna Music Presents Unchained Melody— a collection of diverse renditions of the timeless love song, “Unchained Melody”. We know the intimate song is so enduring because it can be whispered or belted. The song is a sensation in multiple voices and tempos, textures and genres. Listeners will find each version irresistible, and fall in love with the song again and again, just as we have.
Variations: Dylanna Music Presents Unchained Melody will include interpretations by music greats– reggae master Toots Hibbert, Hawaiian Grammy winner George Kahumoku Jr., jazz virtuoso guitarist Denny “Deadly” Earnest, and more. Variations will also include dance, Mariachi, a cappella, Celtic, and a blues versions.