David Cronenberg is one of the world’s greatest horror film directors. Actually, he is one of the world’s greatest directors, full stop. Howard Shore is one of the world’s greatest composers. The combination was a frightful meeting of the minds for three seminal films in the Horror corpus that deal with obsession, addiction and techno-mutation: The Naked Lunch, Dead Ringers and Crash.
Thanks to Mondo Records, you can grab these touchstones of film composition on vinyl for the very first time. The ultimate records to freak your friends out at your next gathering.
Now watch how Detroit’s Jeff Mills approaches the art of the film score here.