11 Nov 2017

The Mixtape: Stephen Gallagher

From RNZ Music, 4:00 pm on 11 November 2017

This week's mixtape selector is Wellington film composer and music editor Stephen Gallagher. You may have seen him on stage as the keyboardist in Breathe, and you would definitely heard his work on the big and little screens.

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Photo: RNZ / Richard Tindiller

He’s worked on The Hobbit, District 9, The Lovely Bones and worked with Brian Eno, Ed Sheeran and Nick Cave.

In between the careful selections of 'cinematic' mixtape, he tells us all about these work stories and more.

Music details

Artist: Kronos Quartet
Song: Departure
Composer: George Crumb
Album: Black Angels: 13 Images from the Dark Land
Label: Elektra Nonesuch

Artist: Straitjacket Fits
Song: Bad Note for a Heart
Composer: Carter, Fits
Album: Melt
Label: Flying Nun

Artist: Nina Simone
Song: Pirate Jenny
Composer: Blitzstein, Brecht, Weill
Album: The Best of Nina Simone
Label: Philips

Artist: Brian Eno
Song: The Big Ship
Composer: Eno
Album: Another Green World
Label: EG

Artist: Laurie Anderson
Song: Big Science
Composer: Anderson
Album: Big Science
Label: Warner

Artist: Scott Walker
Song: It’s Raining Today
Composer: Walker
Album: Scott 3
Label: Fontana