Jóhann Jóhannsson

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Jóhann Jóhannsson, Visionary Icelandic Composer, Dies at 48

Jóhannsson, who composed the music for 'The Theory of Everything,' 'Sicario,' and 'Arrival,' was found dead at his apartment in Berlin on Friday.
Alex Robert Ross
2.10.18
Op-Eds

I Really Hope Hans Zimmer Doesn't End Up Scoring 'Blade Runner 2049'

The removal of composer Jóhann Jóhannsson from the anticipated sci-fi sequel may send its soundtrack into generic territory.
Phil Witmer
9.15.17
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The 'Blade Runner 2049' Soundtrack Is Going to Kick So Much Ass

The new trailer for the upcoming film shows off work from Icelandic composer Jóhann Jóhannsson's hotly anticipated original soundtrack.
Alexander Iadarola
7.17.17
Noisey

Jóhann Jóhannsson's Uncanny New World

The Icelandic composer's tells us about his new score for 'Arrival', a unique challenge in a terrifying age.
Keagon Voyce
1.7.17
The Score

Jóhann Jóhannsson's Uncanny New World

The Icelandic composes tells us about crafting the score for 'Arrival', a unique challenge in a terrifying age.
Keagon Voyce
1.7.17
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You Can Finally Watch the First Trailer for 'Blade Runner 2049'

Harrison Ford and Ryan Gosling star in the sequel to the 1982 cult classic.
Alexander Iadarola
12.19.16
Music

[Premiere] The First Full Track From 'Arrival,' a Sci-Fi Film About Communication

The film's composer Jóhann Jóhannsson talks about how he created the unearthly soundtrack to sci-fi movie 'Arrival.'
Kevin Holmes
10.28.16
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Tim Hecker Shares a Transcendent, Viscous New Track from His Forthcoming Album

'Love Streams' will be the artist's eighth album—it is out April 8.
Alexander Iadarola
3.30.16
Premieres

Stream the Incredible New 'Sicario' Soundtrack by Composer Jóhann Jóhannsson

The whole thing in full, every single nail-biting moment....
Joseph Yanick
9.18.15