It’s been a busy first quarter here at ROCAsound! First off, the new Disney World of Color laser show at Disney California adventures theme park is getting completely reinvented for Disney’s 60th Anniversary in July with new visuals, lasers and music. Sebastian Arocha did electronic production, synths and overdubs to John Debney’s 26 minute Epic Opus. A new modern mix of Marvel, Classic Disney, Twilight Zone and Christophe Beck’s Frozen score was recorded by a 90 piece orchestra and choir at Abbey Road Studios, London in February. It’s spectacular! In Film land: Spongebob: Sponge Out of Water was released February 6th to claim the #1 spot at the box office with a $161 million dollar haul. A pleasure to once again work with John Debney on the electronic duties. In TV world: We’re in the middle of scoring a 13 Episode season of American Odyssey. NBC’s newest hit Drama starring Anna Friel, Peter Facinelli and Sarah Wynter. Also working on new projects for Despicable Me 3, Sony Pictures pilot “Game of Silence” and a follow up EP to “Themes from Elysium“. Stay tuned for more details.
Watch the trailer:
SpongeBob: Sponge Out of Water Trailer
American Odyssey Trailer
Disney World of Color
New exclusive remix for Melbourne’s incredible Electro/Alternative band Alpine is out. After debuting on KCRW in September, its been on constant rotation worldwide. Foolish has received Record of the Year nominations in Australia and the prestigious Triple J radio awards. They are currently on Tour. San Francisco’s main global Lifestyle and Electronic magazine and blog Earmilk gave the remix an amazing review, see the link below:
Earmilk reviews ROCAsound
Alpine – Foolish (ROCAsound Mix)
Houdini starring Adrien Brody is officially the most watched miniseries of 2014 according to The Hollywood Reporter and Variety. The 2 night miniseries features music by John Debney and Sebastian Arocha. With great reviews from the New York Times and Rolling Stone Magazine, the music has been described as “Electro Gypsy meets Industrial”. A 2 CD Soundtrack is available on iTunes from Lakeshore Records.
Watch the trailer:
Houdini Official Site
Buy on iTunes:
Houdini Soundtrack: Volume 1
Ivan Reitman’s new NFL thriller is out in theaters worldwide. The super fast paced moneyball styled movie centers around the business side of the Draft and features an incredible cast (Kevin Costner, Jennifer Garner, Denis Leary, and Puff Daddy). Sebastian Arocha Morton is working alongside John Debney (Iron Man 2, The Passion) for the music on this one. Already opening to a strong $35 Million. MGM and Sony Pictures remade the Iconic 80′s Classic Robocop starring <em>Gary Oldman, Michael Keaton, and Abbie Cornish</em>. We’re honored to be working on this one with Brazilian composer <em>Pedro Bromfman (Elite Squad, Max Payne)</em>. The Film is in theaters worldwide and has grossed over $85 Million already.
Draft Day Official Trailer #1
Robocop Official Site
Samantha James – “Waves of Change” is out on Kaskade’s Latest album Dance.Love on Ultra Records. Produced by Sebastian Arocha Morton and Shane Drasin, this first release from her upcoming new album on OM Records “Subconscious” is also out as a single with additional mixes by Andy Caldwell, Richard Grey, and Cafe Del Mar. In only 2 weeks the song has already cracked the Billboard Top 20 charts. “Subconscious” will also feature a duet with Messertraum and a few other ROCAsound produced tracks, more info to come.
Click on the link below to buy it on iTunes:
Kaskade – Dance.Love
Samantha James – Subconscious