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Marakkar: Arabikadalinte Simham is an upcoming Indian epic historical film directed by Priyadarshan. The film stars an ensemble cast with some of India's biggest stars including Mohanlal and Suniel Shetty. The film is scheduled to release in Malayalam alongside its dubbed versions on 19 March 2020. Priyadarshan brought on Ankit and Lyell to score pivotal sequences of the film.
Tash Sultana tapped Leo to open up her 2019 North America Tour. We joined her for 5 shows - in Providence, RI, New York City, Columbus, OH, Indianapolis, IN, and Grand Rapids, MI.
First single out 12 / __ / 2019.
Lyell and Carmen produced the acoustic accompaniment to the BONES UK album release. Shot live at YouTube studios in Playa Vista, the recording of Black Blood ended up as the album recording. Troy accompanied on viola and background vocals while Ryan assisted on engineering. The acoustic LP will be released on Sumerian Records.
Lyell and Carmen wrote two songs for Paul Taublieb's documentary, Blink of an Eye. One of the tracks features Nick Ferraro on vocals and both included performances by Carmen, Lyell, and Ankit.
The track features guest performances by Aamir Javaid (tenor saxophone), Sharlotte Gibson (vocals), Ryan Guajardo (bass), and Aaron "Heavy Drums" Mathews (drums). Leo débuted the track on tour with Tash.
Watch Leo's performance of "Colours Anew" at Dingwalls in Camden.
KitBash3d teamed up with Twitch for a month long series of daily Q&As and demonstrations. They asked us to create music for their intro title sequence that reflected the same excitement their world building software creates.
Anna Kova was asked to perform for Channel 2 in France as part of their Basique series. Anna and her ensemble recorded 3 live videos in Paris, as a follow up to her H.E.A.R.T. covers project.
The band included Sharlotte Gibson on background vocals, Tony Rinaldi on trombone, Lito Hernandez on tenor sax, Ryan Guajardo on bass, Ankit on drums, and Lyell on keys. Video to come.
Ankit and Lyell worked with Anna Kova to produce her cover project, H.E.A.R.T. Between April and August of 2018 they worked together to create a studio version as well as a live video of each track, featuring musicians from Paris, London, and LA.
Lyell and Leo recorded Plastic Chairs over the span of about a year, from early 2017 through until summer of 2018. The record featured a number of guest performances that include Russ Lawton (drums), Sharlotte Gibson (vocals), and Aamir Javaid (tenor sax). A limited edition vinyl release is available (contact us to purchase a copy).
The True Fear franchise has become one of the very popular Google Play PC games, achieving top ratings across hundreds of thousands of downloads. We provided backing and cut scene score for a number of cues in the second installment.
Building off his 2016 project, Distant Dreams and Love Songs, Lyell wrote Für Anne during the summer of 2017. The compositions reveal a blur of jazz and classical influence, and the record has found a home in therapy and palliative care contexts.
Alex Pflaum commissioned Ankit and Lyell to compose music for his Greenland timelapse video. Between 2017 and 2019 Alex travelled all over the planet taking creating an extensive series of photos and videos. The process culminated in his book, Overland, which was released in 2019.
The duo, which over the course of three years performed across the country, sharing stages with a diverse range of acts that have included ?uestlove, Wale, Gallant, Cautious Clay, SHAED, Misterwives and many more, released their second EP, Still Here.