best movie soundtracks of the '80s

10 Essential ’80s Movie Soundtracks

The greatest moments in cinematic music from a decade that changed the game

john hughes soundtracks box set

John Hughes’ ’80s movie soundtracks collected in new box set

‘Live Moves Pretty Fast’ features songs from his ’83-89 films

The North Water

Tim Hecker to release score for TV series The North Water

Hear “Seasick.” Vinyl due out in January.

Mandalorian soundtrack Ludwig Goransson

Greatest Hits: Ludwig Göransson’s soundtrack to The Mandalorian

We’ve turned the calendar page on a tumultuous, troubling year, but we need to acknowledge…

R.I.P. legendary film composer Ennio Morricone

The iconic film composer has died at 91.

Bobby Krlic Midsommar review

Bobby Krlic : Midsommar

A strange fascinating concoction of sounds to pair with the tense new horror film from Ari Aster.

Emmet Otter's Jugband Christmas soundtrack

Emmet Otter’s Jugband Christmas soundtrack to be released for the first time

First-ever soundtrack release to feature a previously unreleased track.

DJ Muggs Dies Occidendum review

John Carpenter, Cody Carpenter and Daniel Davies : Halloween (2018) Soundtrack

A return to the classic, chilling sounds that defined Carpenter’s 1978 masterpiece.

Halloween Sounds from the Upside down vinyl

Stranger Things scary sounds album coming to vinyl

Halloween Sounds from the Upside Down on vinyl in time for Halloween.

Sigur Ros odin's raven magic review

Mogwai : KIN

The Glasgow post-rock group add their sixth soundtrack to the catalog, with expectedly excellent results.

Black Panther soundtrack

Stream the Black Panther soundtrack, featuring Kendrick Lamar, SZA, The Weeknd

The Kendrick Lamar co-curated and produced soundtrack album is here.

Lost Highway vinyl reissue

Soundtrack to David Lynch’s Lost Highway to be reissued on vinyl

Soundtrack album being released on yellow vinyl.

Score for David Bowie and Ryuichi Sakamoto film Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence being reissued

In 1983, David Bowie and composer/Yellow Magic Orchestra founder Ryuichi Sakamoto starred in the film…

Childhood of a Leader

Scott Walker to release The Childhood of a Leader soundtrack

In 2014, Scott Walker started work on a soundtrack to the Brady Corbet film, The…

Ferris Bueller’s Day Off to finally get a soundtrack release

Ferris Bueller’s Day Off is finally getting a proper soundtrack release. Salon reports that the…