Disney’s ‘The Hunchback of Notre Dame’ Studio Cast Recording Available This January

By | 2015-12-30T15:45:58+00:00 December 30th, 2015|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

"Come one, come all!" In that past few years Disney's stage musical, The Hunchback of Notre Dame, has made headlines. From playing the La Jolla Playhouse to the Paper Mill Playhouse and now on to Denmark, the [...]

The Silly Symphony Collection Review

By | 2015-12-23T15:39:32+00:00 December 23rd, 2015|Categories: DAPs Magic News, DAPs Magic Reviews, Disney|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

One of the things that Disney is known for is great music.  Since the beginning of his cartoon days, Walt Disney wanted not just great cartoons, but great sounding cartoons.  Eventually he married the two [...]

Walt Disney Records Announces Star Wars: The Force Awakens Soundtrack by Legendary Composer John Williams

By | 2015-09-07T10:19:33+00:00 September 3rd, 2015|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Lucasfilm, Star Wars|Tags: , , , |

Star Wars: The Force Awakens Soundtrack Announced Walt Disney Records has announced that it will be releasing the soundtrack to Star Wars: The Force Awakens on December 18, 2015. This is the same [...]

Ride and Music Mashups – Indiana Jones and Seven Dwarves Mine Train

By | 2015-08-01T08:58:44+00:00 August 1st, 2015|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Op Ed/Opinion|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

What if attractions had a different soundtrack?  What effect would it have on the ride?  Would it be whimsical instead of scary?  Would it be scary instead of fun? I decided to pit some ride [...]

Ride and Music Mashups – Haunted Mansion and Big Thunder

By | 2015-07-14T09:37:33+00:00 July 13th, 2015|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Op Ed/Opinion|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

I'm a huge fan of Disney park music.  Listening to soundtracks takes me to the respective rides that I enjoy.  I can place exactly where I'm at when I'm listening to certain musical cues.  It [...]

John Williams' Star Wars: The Force Awakens Score to be Recorded in Los Angeles

By | 2015-03-23T09:58:29+00:00 March 23rd, 2015|Categories: Geek, Geek News, Star Wars|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

John Williams to record Star Wars: The Force Awakens score in Los Angeles, CA For the first six Star Wars films, the scores were recorded at Abbey Road Studios (yea, that place The Beatles [...]

Thomas Newman to Score Soundtrack to Steven Speilberg's BRIDGE OF SPIES Starring Tom Hanks

By | 2016-05-16T21:34:18+00:00 March 18th, 2015|Categories: Geek, Geek News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Steven Spielberg has partnered with a different musician than normal for his upcoming film Bridge of Spies.  If you have followed Spielberg's career (or just did a quick search of IMDB), you know that generally [...]