Milan Records today releases BLOOD OF ZEUS (MUSIC FROM THE NETFLIX ANIME SERIES) by composer PAUL EDWARD-FRANCIS. Available everywhere now, the album features score music written by Edward-Francis for Netflix’s hugely-popular original anime series set in the world of Greek gods and goddesses. Produced by Powerhouse Animation Studios, the first season of Blood of Zeus is available to stream in its entirety on Netflix now.
Of the soundtrack, composer PAUL EDWARD-FRANCIS says, “Working on Blood of Zeus was an experience I shall always treasure. The moment we sat down to watch the first episode we knew the score would play an important role. Just as we had seen on screen, we wanted to pay homage to Hollywood’s Golden Age within the score, but without losing sight of the world we were creating. The music ultimately had to ensure that Blood of Zeus had its very own unique themes and distinctive sound. As much as the music had to be big grandiose (“A Call to Arms”) or dark and threatening (“Heron Vs the Demon”), it also had to be heartfelt and provoke an emotional response (“Zeus and Hera’s Theme”). I could not be prouder to have worked on Blood of Zeus. It was simply an honor and I hope the music we created brings you as much joy to listen to as I had making it.”
In a brewing war between the gods of Olympus and the titans, Heron, a commoner living on the outskirts of ancient Greece, becomes mankind's best hope of surviving an evil demon army, when he discovers the secrets of his past.
Paul Edward-Francis is a British composer from Manchester who today lives and works in L.A, California. Paul started working as a composer back in 2006 when he co-compose the music for an all-star adaptation of Terry Pratchett's classic novel Hog-father. The two part TV series was a huge hit and Paul went on to score the follow-up, this time being The Color of Magic, which once again featured an all-star cast of greats such as Jeremy Irons, Tim Curry, and Christopher Lee and Brian Cox among others.
Paul has worked on numerous productions for film and television with some of Hollywood's biggest studios including Warner Brothers and Nickelodeon. He has also worked with some of the world's leading orchestras which include the likes of The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and The City of Prague Philharmonic.
More recently Paul has just finished scoring Blood of Zeus, a new Anime series for Netflix centered around Greek mythology. Paul also recently became a proud member of the BAFTA Los Angeles community and a member of the Television Academy.
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