Music - Westworld Season 2 : New Ramin Djawadi’s Music available
WaterTower Music today announced the release of the two songs heard in last night’s episode of Westworld. Multi-Grammy® and Emmy® Award-nominated composer Ramin Djawadi’s (Westworld, Game of Thrones) deftly re-imagined versions of “C.R.E.A.M.” (originally performed by Wu-Tang Clan) and “Paint It, Black” (originally performed by The Rolling Stones) are now available along with two previous song releases from Westworld Season 2 - “Heart-Shaped Box” (originally performed by Nirvana) and “Seven Nation Army” (originally performed by The White Stripes). All four tracks are now available to stream and for purchase. Full details for the album Westworld Season 2 (Music From The HBO® Series) have yet to be announced.
C.R.E.A.M by Westworld composer Ramin Djawadi
PAINT IT, BLACK by Westworld composer Ramin Djawadi
Today’s release of “Paint It, Black” differs from the version released on Westworld: Season 1 (Music from the HBO® Series), the collection which contains Djawadi’s powerful versions of “Back To Black” (originally performed by Amy Winehouse), “Black Hole Sun” (originally performed by Soundgarden), “A Forest” (originally performed by The Cure), “No Surprises” (originally performed by Radiohead), and the aforementioned “Paint It, Black,” among others.
Debuting in 2016 to become HBO’s most-watched freshman series ever, Westworld is a dark odyssey about the dawn of artificial consciousness and the birth of a new form of life on Earth. The returning cast includes: Evan Rachel Wood, Thandie Newton, Ed Harris, Jeffrey Wright, James Marsden, Tessa Thompson, Ingrid Bolsø Berdal, Clifton Collins Jr., Luke Hemsworth, Louis Herthum, Simon Quarterman, Talulah Riley, Rodrigo Santoro, Angela Sarafyan, Shannon Woodward, Ben Barnes, Jimmi Simpson, Leonardo Nam and Ptolemy Slocum. New cast members for the second season include: Fares Fares, Katja Herbers , Gustaf Skarsgård, Hiroyuki Sanada, Peter Mullan, Rinko Kikuchi, Zahn McClarnon, Tao Okamoto, Betty Gabriel, Jonathan Tucker, Julia Jones and Kiki Sukezane.
Westworld was created for television by Jonathan Nolan & Lisa Joy, who are executive producers with J.J. Abrams, Richard J. Lewis, Roberto Patino, Athena Wickham and Ben Stephenson. Production companies, Kilter Films and Bad Robot Productions in association with Warner Bros. Television; based on the film written by Michael Crichton.
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Set at the intersection of the near future and the reimagined past, explore a world in which every human appetite can be indulged without consequence.
Created by Jonathan Nolan; Lisa Joy
Based on Westworld by Michael Crichton
Starring : Evan Rachel Wood, Thandie Newton, Jeffrey Wright, James Marsden, Tessa Thompson; Fares Fares; Luke Hemsworth, Louis Herthum, Simon Quarterman, Talulah Riley, Rodrigo Santoro, Gustaf Skarsgård, Ed Harris, Ingrid Bolsø Berdal, Clifton Collins Jr., Angela Sarafyan, Katja Herbers Shannon Woodward
Theme music composer : Ramin Djawadi
Composer : Ramin Djawadi
Country of origin United States
Executive producers : J. J. Abrams, Jonathan Nolan, Lisa Joy, Jerry Weintraub, Bryan Burk, Richard J. Lewis, Roberto Patino Athena Wickham, Ben Stephenson
Producers : Cherylanne Martin, Michael Polaire, Carly Wray, Stephen Semel
Cinematography : Paul Cameron, Brendan Galvin, Robert McLachlan, Jeffrey Jur, David Franco, Darran Tiernan
Editors : Stephen Semel, Marc Jozefowicz, Mark Yoshikawa, Andrew Seklir, Tanya Swerling
Running time : 57–91 minutes
Production companies : HBO Entertainment, Kilter Films, Bad Robot Productions, Jerry Weintraub Productions, Warner Bros. Television
Distributor : Warner Bros. Television Distribution
Original network : HBO
(Source : press release)