category "Get to Know"
Get to Know: Guitarist Rich Brilli
07.28.10

Get to Know: Guitarist Rich Brilli

by Josh Whelchel

So, there we were, staring at an empty canvas with one goal ahead of us… boss music.  Rich has an incredible knack for disturbing the neighbors with grinding power chords, soaring solos, and screeching pinch-harmonics, but his talents as a musician go beyond his guitar playing skills.  Rich also helped co-write several tracks on the GunGirl 2 soundtrack, including “Death or Destiny,” “Oblivion,” and “Sanctus Inferno.”  Beyond writing, his lead-improvisations led to many of the most memorable moments in the […]

Get to Know: Vocalist Stephanie Schönhofer
07.24.10

Get to Know: Vocalist Stephanie Schönhofer

by Josh Whelchel

Today we sit down with mezzo-soprano Stephanie Schönhofer, who appears on the track “Libera Me” in GunGirl 2, and as “demonic-extra” in other tracks.  Stephanie’s experience as a performer goes back a long time, and I was super happy to work with her on this soundtrack – she brought a great dynamic to the studio and was extremely flexible as a musician.  Her addition to the credits theme, and consequently, the trailer were a great asset in the success of […]

Get to Know: Violinist Rachel Denlinger
07.22.10

Get to Know: Violinist Rachel Denlinger

by Josh Whelchel

I love musicians – those wonderful talented individuals who transform ink and shapes on a page into a brilliant beam of tangible, audible emotion.  I feel incredibly lucky to have the opportunity to work with so many of them everyday at school, on my soundtracks, and on the Songs for the Cure fundraiser.  So, it’s only fitting that I point the spotlight at them in a fun new project I’d like to call “Get to Know,” where I’ll be asking […]