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Season 1 Episode 11 | Kyle Dixon & Michael Stein, The Inside Track with Dr. Siu-Lan Tan & Na


Robert and Kenny begin the show talking about the trailer for Queen biopic Bohemian Rhapsody, and how much Robert once offered Led Zeppelin to use Stairway to Heaven in a Ridley Scott film.

Then Austin-based composing duo Kyle Dixon and Michael Stein of Stranger Things join to talk musical inspirations from 311 and Portishead to Radiohead, and their band SURVIVE getting a random email from The Duffer Brothers back in 2014.

In The Inside Track, music psychologist Dr. Siu-Lan Tan explores the fascinating ways music changes our perception of characters and settings, highlighting New York City specifically and the many ways it has been scored.

Then our guests talk about sneaking onto the Predator set, and their film composing careers as they start scoring Stranger Things 3. Then, a '80s Movies edition of Name That Score, where you — yes, you — can be a winner! Play along by following @ScoreThePodcast on Twitter.

Hosts: Robert Kraft and Kenny Holmes.

Executive Producer: Matt Schrader.

Mentioned In This Episode

“Dirge,” S U R V I V E

Stranger Things Opening Title

Stranger Things Theme, Live at the ASCAP Screen Music Awards