SMV NEWS ARCHIVE
Season Two of LOVE
We're very excited to announce we are working on the second season of the Netflix series 'LOVE'. Season one is now available and season two will premiere TBA 2017.
Season Two of Grace and Frankie
Season Two of Netflix's 'Grace and Frankie' premieres Friday, May 6, 2016
Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin star as Grace and Frankie, two women whose lives are suddenly turned upside down when their husbands, played by Martin Sheen and Sam Waterston, reveal they are gay and leave them for each other. From executive producers Marta Kauffman (“Friends”) and Howard J. Morris (“Home Improvement”), the series has also already been picked up for a third season.
Thomas Golubić Nominated for a Guild of Music Supervisor Award
Thomas Golubić and the SuperMusicVision team were nominated for Best Music Supervision in a Television Drama for their work on the first season of AMC's 'Better Call Saul'.
Read more about the awards here: http://gmsawards.com
MANHATTAN Soundtrack - Now Available!
Original Score from the Television Series featuring Composers Jonsí & Alex (Season One) and Jeff Russo & Zoeë Keating (Season Two) - now available!
Art of the Title Named 'Halt and Catch Fire' As the Best Title Sequence of 2014!
We absolutely loved how great this sequence came out. Huge props to Trentemøller for creating the original theme song!
Also included on this list is WGN's Manhattan featuring original music from Jónsi & Alex (of Sigur Rós fame).
Click Here to Read Art of the Title's Article
VULTURE included both Manhattan and Halt and Catch Fire as #4 and #5 (respectively) on they're Top 10 Best TV Opening Credits.
Click Here to Read Vulture's Article
Meet Little Barrie, The Band Behind The Infectious ‘Better Call Saul’ Theme
"As Barrie Cadogan — the leader of the London garage-rock trio behind the infectious Better Call Saul theme — tells it, there wasn’t a need to write a hook longer than 30 seconds for this particular task. But he did need to write about 30 of these potential intros, at the request of Thomas Golubić, Vince Gilligan and AMC’s music supervisor of choice. "
Read the full interview here:
Thanks to Shazam for helping fans discover music!
Thomas Talks 'The Walking Dead' and 'Better Call Saul' with Playboy.com
Thomas was interviewed by Jonny Coleman of Playboy.com to talk about the premeire of 'Better Call Saul' and the return of 'The Walking Dead'.
This ended up being one of our favorite interviews done with Thomas.
Click Here to Read at Playboy.com
New SMV Mixtapes Available!
SMV's annual year-end mixtapes, featuring some of our favorite songs released in 2014, are now available on Mixcloud! This year we had three volumes: "Stories", "Heat Up", and "Cool Down"
Head over to our Mixtapes section (click here) to check them out!
EW: Kiev's "Be Gone Dull Cage" #1 Music Use in Fall TV
December 28th, 2014
Entertainment Weekly named Kiev's "Be Gone Dull Cage"as used in episode 504 of The Walking Dead as the #1 Music Use in Fall 2014 Television.
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Kiev's "Be Gone Dull Cage - Walker Version" Available on iTunes and Spotify!
As heard in episode 504 "Slabtown" of AMC's The Walking Dead, Kiev's "Be Gone Dull Cage - Walker Version" is now available on iTunes and Spotify. It will also be included on the forthcoming soundtrack album.
Click Here for iTunes
Click Here for Spotify
Manhattan Renewed for Second Season!
October 14th, 2014
WGN America's second original series, Manhattan, has been renewed for a second season! We're so thrilled, this is really a great show. If you haven't seen it yet, it's currently available to stream on Hulu.
Read more at Deadline.com
AMC's 'Halt and Catch Fire' Officially Renewed for Season 2!
Wednesday, August 20th 2014
This morning AMC announced that Halt and Catch Fire has officially been renewed for Season Two! We really love this show and are so happy AMC has given us another chance to dance with the early 1980s.
Click here to get the full scoop at Deadline
Season 5 Premiere of The Walking Dead Receives Highest Ratings Yet!
October 12th, 2014
The Walking Dead returned on October 12th to a series high of 17.3 million viewers, including 11 million in the key 18-49 demographic.
Wow! We couldn't be happier for the show.
Read more at IGN.com
TWD Season 4 Bundle at Walmart Features New and Exclusive Soundtrack!
If you purchase The Walking Dead Season 4 at Walmart you will receive an exclusive bonus soundtrack featuring all new music from Meshell Ndegecello, The Lumineers, Phantogram (Remixed by Alt-J), Crooked Fingers, Colbie Calliat, Kongos, and Godsmack!
Read more and pre-order at: AMC - TWD S4 Walmart Bundle
The Walking Dead - Season 5 Comic-Con Trailer!
At the 2014 Comic-Con in San Diego, AMC released the first trailer for Season 5 of The Walking Dead. Featuring "Brennestein" by Sigur Rós!
2013 Primetime Emmy Nominations
Congrats to all that were nominated at the 2014 Primetime Emmys. Special nod to SMV projects Breaking Bad, Ray Donovan, and The Walking Dead on their nominations. We're thrilled for the recognition of our very talented colleagues, both on and off the screen!
Click Here for the Complete List of Nominees
'Ray Donovan' Renewed for Season 3!
Wednesday, August 20th 2014
Ray Donovan is coming back for a 3rd season! It has been quite a fun project for us to be a part of and we can't wait to see what they come up with next year.
Click here to read the full press release at Deadline
AMC's The Walking Dead Original Soundtrack - Vol 2 is Now Available!
March 25th, 2014
Volume 2 of The Walking Dead Soundtrack is now available!! Produced by Thomas Golubić and SuperMusicVision! Released on Republic Records.
Featuring 5 new and exclusive tracks from: Portugal. The Man, Sharon Van Etten, Lee DeWyze, A.C. Newman, and Ben Nichols! All of the songs and artists were featured during the show's fourth season. They each gained an incredible amount of attention on iTunes and Shazam following their respective episode's airing.
We are absolutely thrilled to share this completed product with all of you after another exciting year of hard work and zombie survival. Visit the
TWD store to pick up a copy:
The Walking Dead - AMC Original Soundtrack Vol. 2 Exclusive Premiere
Our latest project, BOSCH, is now online to stream on Amazon Prime!
February 6th, 2014
We did the music supervision for this great new series, exclusively available for Amazon Prime customers. Watch the pilot and let them what you think. It's up to the viewers to decide if the show continues!
An Amazon Original Pilot: Based on Michael Connelly's best-selling book series, Bosch (Titus Welliver), an LAPD homicide detective works to solve the murder of a 13-year-old boy while standing trial in federal court for the murder of a serial killer.
December 3rd, 2013
Be sure to check out the INTERVIEWS section of our website! We just updated it with the latest, including a WIRED Interview with Thomas Golubić, a video interview on Rock It Out! Blog, a webzine Q&A from The Miscreant with Yvette Metoyer and Michelle Johnson, and more!
Podcast - The Ones Who Knock:
Head over to our INTERVIEWS section to watch OU's complete interview with Thomas. Discussing a career in music supervision, SMV projects, and the music and film industry. A must see for any aspiring supervisor.
Watch Thomas' Interview at Ohio University's School of Media Arts & Studies
BETTER CALL SAUL Soundtrack!
The official soundtrack for Better Call Saul is now available to purchase! Order a copy here:
Amazon | iTunes
HALT and CATCH FIRE - S2 on NETFLIX
Season Two of AMC's Halt and Catch Fire is now available on NETFLIX! Catch up before the third season premieres TBA 2016.
Silicon Valley here we come! AMC announced that it has ordered a third season of Halt and Catch Fire. Season 2 received critical acclaim and shifted focus from building a personal computer to online gaming, communication and the early days of the Internet. Co-creators and writers Christopher Cantwell and Christopher C. Rogers have been upped to showrunners for the 10-episode third season, which will return to AMC next summer. The series will also debut on AMC Global channels around the world.
Halt and Catch Fire Renewed for 3rd Season!
Better Call Saul Season 1 Now on Netflix! Season 2 Premieres February 15th on AMC!
Season one of 'Better Call Saul' is now available on Netflix.
Season two begins airing on AMC on Monday February 15th, 2016 at 10pm!
Check out the trailer for our latest project 'Outcast' coming to Cinemax on June 3rd, 2016!
Manhattan wins 'Outstanding Main Title Design' at 67th Emmy's!
Congrats to Manhattan on being honored with an Emmy Award for Outstanding Main Title Design by the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, during the 67th Annual Creative Arts Emmy Awards!!
SMV FAVORITES SPRING 2015 MIXTAPES NOW AVAILABLE
Two volumes of our collectives favorites released so far in 2015.
Available on Mixcloud now!
Yvette Metoyer and Garrett McElver to be Speakers at the 2015 ASCAP EXPO
USA Today Interviews Thomas!
Thomas was interviewed by USA Today to discuss the character playlists for Halt and Catch Fire that are being released on Spotify each week. You can find the article in the June 12th printed edition. It's also available to read online:
Be sure to check out the INTERVIEWS section of our website! Additional articles including a WIRED Interview with Thomas Golubić, a video interview on Rock It Out! Blog, podcast interview with The Ones Who Knock, a webzine Q&A from The Miscreant with Yvette Metoyer and Michelle Johnson, and more!
'Better Call Saul' Debuts as Highest Rated Cable Show
The series premiere of 'Better Call Saul' on AMC was the highest rated debut episode ever.
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WINNER: Best Music Supervision for 'Breaking Bad' at GMS Awards!
March 1st, 2014
Thomas Golubić was the WINNER for Best Music Supervision in a Television Drama for 'Breaking Bad' at the 4th Annual Guild of Music Supervisor Awards. The entire SMV team was thrilled to attend such a fantastic event, and were honored to receive such a complementary award! Thank you to all who have extended their congratulations over the past week!
For a complete list of winners and nominees, and for more information about the Guild of Music Supervisors, check out their website:
Breaking Bad's Final Season Premiere Breaks Records!
Walt (Bryan Cranston) and Hank (Dean Norris)
8/13/13 - Los Angeles, CA
Episode 509 - "Blood Money" - the last of the final 8 episodes of Breaking Bad, drew 5.9 million viewers. The biggest debut in the show's history, more than double the viewers for last summer's premiere of 501. Congrats to Breaking Bad and to AMC! Get ready for the final seven, they are going to come and go before you know it. This episode featured Jim White's "Wordmule" during Hank's investigation montage.
Thomas Joins Steve Nalepa (of The Acid) at SONOS Studios Event
This Tuesday, January 13th, 2015 Thomas joins Steve Nalepa (of The Acid) and Jonathan Rudnick for a fast-paced history of music in film.
Click Here to RSVP for the SONOS Studios Event
SMV's 2014 Shows Have All Been Renewed
So we realized that all of the shows we worked on in 2014 have now been renewed! We feel very fortunate to work on such excellent programming with such talented people involved.
We hope you've enjoyed, because there's more to come from:
The Walking Dead, Ray Donovan, Turn: Washington's Spies, Halt and Catch Fire, Manhattan, and Better Call Saul (which premieres in February 2015 but has already been confirmed for a second season).
Many thanks to AMC, Showtime, and WGN!
Alison Mosshart and Eric Arjes' "Bad Blood" Available on iTunes and Spotify!
"Bad Blood" by Alison Mosshart and Eric Arjses played during the teaser of episode 506 of AMC's The Walking Dead. Serving as a theme to Carol as we find out what she did after being exiled from the group by Rick.
The song is now available on iTunes and Spotify, and will be included on the forthcoming soundtrack album.
Click Here for iTunes
Click Here for Spotify
BETTER CALL SAUL - Two Night Premiere
Breaking Bad spin-off Better Call Saul is set to have a two-night series premiere. Catch episode one on Sunday, February 8th, 2015 at 10pm on AMC (following the midseason premiere of The Walking Dead), and the second episode on Monday, February 9th, 2015 at 10pm on AMC.
Better Call Saul Sneak Preview
Creators Vince Gilligan and Peter Gould discuss Jimmy McGill. Better Call Saul premieres February 2015 on AMC.
AMC's TURN Original Soundtrack Updates:
"Hush" - the theme song for TURN - created by Joy Williams (of The Civil Wars), Matt Berninger (of The National) and Charlie Peacock is now available on iTunes:
Click Here to purchase "Hush" on iTunes
"Turpin Hero" by Jake Bugg was featured in the series premiere of TURN and is now available on iTunes:
Click here to purchase "Turpin Hero" on iTunes
Episode 103 "Of Cabbages and Kings" featured a cover of the sea shanty "Spanish Ladies" by Australian singer Sarah Blasko.
Click here to purchase "Spanish Ladies" on iTunes
"Bonny Portmore" by Laura Marling and Jonathan Wilson was featured in Episode 105 "Epiphany"
Click here to purchase "Bonny Portmore" on iTunes
"Jock O'Hazeldean" by Gary Lightbody and Johnny McDaid was featured in Episode 108 "Challenge".
Click here to purchase "Jock O'Hazeldean" on iTunes.
'Halt and Catch Fire' Trailer is Now Online!
March 30th, 2014
The first trailer for the SMV music supervised Halt and Catch Fire has arrived! The show premieres June 1st at 10pm on AMC.
March 21st, 2014
Republic Records and TV network AMC have teamed to present "The Walking Dead AMC Original Soundtrack -- Vol. 2 (Season 4)" -- and Billboard has the exclusive premiere of the album. The EP features features five brand new songs, most of which were included in pivotal moments of the show... Read more about it at Billboard.com.
Thomas Golubić to be Keynote Speaker at AIM Sync Conference in London
The Association of Independent Music is a trade body established in 1999 to provide a collective voice for the UK's independent music industry. Thomas will be the keynote speaker at their annual Sync Licensing Conference. The event is on February 24th, 2014 in London.
Thomas Golubić to supervise AMC's Turn and Halt & Catch Fire!
Thomas and the SMV team have been brought on as Music Supervisor for two of AMC's upcoming original television shows: Turn and Halt & Catch Fire.
"With Turn, getting the chance to explore the musical world of 18th Century Colonial America is both a daunting and an exciting adventure.." - Thomas
Click here to read more
"Serpents (Basement)" Exclusive New Release for The Walking Dead!
Sharon Van Etten took her existing track and gave it a new spin, exclusively for The Walking Dead. It has become the best selling song to be featured on the show's soundtrack.
Available on iTunes now: https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/serpents-basement-from-walking/id737023145
The Walking Dead Has Enormous Season Premiere!
10/14/13 - Los Angeles, CA
The season four premiere delivered a huge 16.1 million viewers and an even-more-stunning 8.2 rating among adults 18-49! An all time high for the show, and things are only going to get bigger from here!
Breaking Bad Series Finale Shatters Ratings
9/30/13 - Los Angeles, CA
The series finale of Breaking Bad, Episode 516 - "Felina", went on out on top as the highest rated episode of Breaking Bad. Coming in with 10.3 million viewers, over 400% increase from the previous season's finale.