Last night Jim attended ASCAP’s 30th Annual Film & Television Music Awards, held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel, where he received an award for his work on TNT’s The Last Ship. The second season of the show, featuring music by Jim along with James Levine, will air this summer.
Barbie in Princess Power, a new animated film featuring music by Jim, releases on March 3rd. In the film, Kara (after being kissed by a magical butterfly) soon discovers she has amazing super powers allowing her to transform into Super Sparkle, her secret, crime-fighting alter ego who flies around the kingdom ready to save the day – but it’s not long before her jealous cousin catches the butterfly and also transforms, into Dark Sparkle, her nemesis. Pre-order the film now!
On February 16, the television film Splitting Adam will air on Nickelodeon. Adam Baker is the busiest 15-year-old you’ll ever meet: between juggling multiple jobs, dealing with his nemesis Vance, babysitting his sister, and helping his uncle perfect his magic act, he has little time for flirting with his dream girl, Lori. But when his uncle’s mysterious new “tanning bed” turns out to be a cloning machine, Adam learns the answer to all of his problems – multiple Adams! Check out the website to explore video previews and photo galleries, and be sure to watch the film when it airs on February 16, 2015!
Finally, after years of fans begging for it, there is an official soundtrack for Jim’s scores to SOCOM 3: U.S. Navy SEALs and SOCOM: U.S. Navy SEALs Combined Assault! Released today by La-La Land Records, the 2-CD release is limited to 1,500 units, so be sure to get yours today!
Jim teamed up with Dreamworks Animation to score the new short film, “Operation Got Your 6″, or the pro-veteran non-profit organization Got Your 6. This new short, featuring First Lady Michelle Obama and the Penguins of Madagascar, allowed Jim to bring back his themes for the Penguins that he wrote for the original Madagascar films. You can watch it below!
After nine years, a soundtrack is finally coming for Jim’s much demanded scores to SOCOM 3: U.S. Navy SEALs and SOCOM: U.S. Navy SEALs Combined Assault! The 2-disc set will be released by La-La Land Records on November 18, and contains nearly two hours of music from both games.
The latest version of Disney Infinity (2.0) featuring Marvel Super Heroes is now in stores! Available for PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One, and Wii U, the game is taken to a whole new level with original music composed by Jim.
Jon Burlingame has written a great review of this past weekend’s “The Simpsons Take the Bowl” concert event, now posted online at the Film Music Society’s website. Jim arranged and wrote music for the show, which performed to much acclaim for three nights at the Hollywood Bowl.
Jim has written music for Disney Infinity 2.0. This new edition of the action-adventure sandbox video game adds Marvel Super Heroes to the mix, and will hit stores on September 23, 2014.