MUSIC FOR THE SPIDER-VERSE
December 17, 2018
Daniel Pemberton’s Score for SPIDER-MAN: INTO THE SPIDER-VERSE released on CD, digital download
Today Sony Music has released the SPIDER-MAN™: INTO THE SPIDER-VERSE original motion picture soundtrack featuring original music by multiple Golden Globe nominee Daniel Pemberton. The soundtrack is now available digitally and on CD. Columbia Pictures and Sony Pictures Animations’ SPIDER-MAN™: INTO THE SPIDER-VERSE opened in U.S. theaters last Friday, December 14.
Phil Lord and Christopher Miller, the creative minds behind The Lego Movie and 21 Jump Street, bring their unique talents to a fresh vision of a different Spider-Man Universe, with a groundbreaking visual style that’s the first of its kind. SPIDER-MAN™: INTO THE SPIDER-VERSE introduces Brooklyn teen Miles Morales, and the limitless possibilities of the Spider-Verse, where more than one can wear the mask.
Directed by Bob Persichetti, Peter Ramsey and Rodney Rothman, the screenplay is by Phil Lord and Rodney Rothman from a story by Phil Lord based on the Marvel Comics. The film is produced by Avi Arad, Amy Pascal, Phil Lord, Christopher Miller and Christina Steinberg. Stan Lee, Brian Michael Bendis and Will Allegra serve as executive producers. The film features the voices of Shameik Moore, Jake Johnson, Hailee Steinfeld, Mahershala Ali, Brian Tyree Henry, Lily Tomlin, Luna Lauren Velez, Zoë Kravitz, John Mulaney, Kimiko Glenn with Nicolas Cage, Kathryn Hahn and Liev Schreiber.
“Daniel’s innovative score combines a multi-verse of techniques, including intricate DJ scratching, powerful electronic synths and soaring orchestral arrangements,” said Spring Aspers, Head of Music, Creative Affairs Worldwide for Sony Pictures Entertainment’s Motion Picture Group. “It’s a perfect blend of influences that captures Miles Morales’s Brooklyn world and the film’s inclusive, optimistic message of heroism: that when it’s time to step up, anyone can wear the mask.”
Daniel Pemberton says about the soundtrack: “It has been such a pleasure to enter the Spider-Verse with such an amazing array of collaborators and truly ground-breaking directors. I absolutely love this film, I love the risks taken, the story, the astonishing art style, everything. I feel so lucky to have been a part of it and to have the opportunity to create a whole new musical universe for one of the world’s most beloved superheroes – Spider-Man.”
Hear Daniel Pemberton’s tracks “Spider Training” and “Only One Spider-Man” from the SPIDER-MAN™: INTO THE SPIDER-VERSE soundtrack: