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The Music of DC Comics: 75th Anniversary Collection

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All Music Guide - James Christopher Monger
The Music of DC Comics: 75th Anniversary Collection features 31 tracks culled from 75 years' worth of superheroes in television and film. The DC universe is vast, and one can forgive many of the omissions here, which is why listeners and hardcore DC fanatics need to think of this compilation as more of a snapshot than a proper overview. While copyrights and publishing woes may have kept some themes indeterminately elusive, there are enough classics here like Neil Hefti's iconic "Batman TV Series Theme," John Williams' glorious "Theme from Superman," and the pure, white-boy disco funk of Charles Fox and Norman Gimbel's "Wonder Woman" ("In your satin tights, ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - James Christopher Monger
The Music of DC Comics: 75th Anniversary Collection features 31 tracks culled from 75 years' worth of superheroes in television and film. The DC universe is vast, and one can forgive many of the omissions here, which is why listeners and hardcore DC fanatics need to think of this compilation as more of a snapshot than a proper overview. While copyrights and publishing woes may have kept some themes indeterminately elusive, there are enough classics here like Neil Hefti's iconic "Batman TV Series Theme," John Williams' glorious "Theme from Superman," and the pure, white-boy disco funk of Charles Fox and Norman Gimbel's "Wonder Woman" ("In your satin tights, fighting for your rights") to make up for the obvious fact that it would take at least three more volumes to do these heroes the justice that they deserve.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 9/28/2010
  • Label: Watertower Music
  • UPC: 794043143335
  • Catalog Number: 39197
  • Sales rank: 60,825

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Superman March - Sammy Timberg (1:28)
  2. 2 Theme from Superman - John Williams [composer] (4:23)
  3. 3 The New Adventures of Superman - John Gart (0:55)
  4. 4 Lois and Clark/The New Adventures of Superman - Remy Zero (1:01)
  5. 5 The Adventures of Superboy - John Gart (0:30)
  6. 6 Superboy - Jeff Michael (0:47)
  7. 7 Smallville Season 8 (End Title) - Louis Febre (0:24)
  8. 8 Batman: The Electrical Brain - Lee Zahler (2:10)
  9. 9 The Batman Theme - The Edge (2:38)
  10. 10 The Adventures of Batman - John Gart (1:00)
  11. 11 Batman TV Series Theme - Neal Hefti (2:19)
  12. 12 Batman: The Brave and the Bold Theme - Andy Sturmer (0:31)
  13. 13 Batman Beyond (Main Title) - Kristopher Carter (1:00)
  14. 14 Molossus from Batman Begins - Hoyt S. Curtin (4:50)
  15. 15 Justice League of America - John Gart (0:31)
  16. 16 Super Friends - Hoyt Curtin (1:02)
  17. 17 The All New Super Friends Hour - Puffy AmiYumi (1:00)
  18. 18 Justice League Unlimited Theme - Michael McCuistion (1:02)
  19. 19 Legends of the Superheroes - Robert J. Kral (1:35)
  20. 20 The Teen Titans - John Gart (0:30)
  21. 21 Aquaman - Christopher Drake (0:23)
  22. 22 Swamp Thing - Christopher Stone (1:02)
  23. 23 Shazam - Yvette H. Blais (1:00)
  24. 24 The Flash - John Gart (0:30)
  25. 25 Green Lantern - John Gart (0:32)
  26. 26 Green Lantern First Flight - Robert J. Kral (2:04)
  27. 27 The Atom - John Gart (0:32)
  28. 28 Hawkman - John Gart (0:31)
  29. 29 Plastic Man Comedy Adventure Show - Dean Elliott (0:59)
  30. 30 Wonder Woman the Animated Movie End Title - Christopher Drake (3:04)
  31. 31 Wonder Woman - Norman Gimbel (1:40)
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Album Credits

Technical Credits
Danny Elfman Composer
James Newton Howard Composer
Neal Hefti Composer
John Williams [composer] Composer
Dean Elliott Composer
Jay Gruska Composer
Charles Fox Composer
Norman Gimbel Composer
Andy Sturmer Composer
Mel Wesson Composer
Hans Zimmer Composer
Kevin Kiner Composer
Fred Werner Composer
Christopher Stone Composer
William Hanna Composer
Joseph Barbera Composer
Hoyt Curtin Composer
John Gart Composer
Kristopher Carter Composer
Michael McCuistion Composer
David McCaig Colorist
Ramin Djawadi Composer
Sandeep Sriram Art Direction
Sammy Timberg Composer
Lorne Balfe Composer
Robert J. Kral Composer
Jeff Michael Composer
Christopher Drake Composer
Louis Febre Composer
Lee Zahler Composer
Yvette H. Blais Composer
Nico Grigor Arranger
Ryan Kinnard Colorist
Peter Axelrad Executive Producer
Richard Horie Colorist
Raul Trevino Colorist
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