Records and is the official soundtrack to the television series Twin Peaks — Though mostly instrumental, three tracks feature vocals by Julee Cruise. The series' co-creator David Lynch produced the album alongside Badalamenti and wrote lyrics for several tracks, including the series' theme song " Falling ".
Several tracks of the soundtrack were sampled numerous times,  a famous example is "Laura Palmer's Theme", which was sampled in the Woodtick Mix of the song " Go " by Moby.
All music is composed by Angelo Badalamenti. Credits adapted from the liner notes of Soundtrack from Twin Peaks. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. For the music of Twin Peaks in general, see music of Twin Peaks. Angelo Badalamenti. Jazz ambient dream pop. Angelo Badalamenti David Lynch. Retrieved September 21, Retrieved September 10, May Retrieved October 16, Warner Bros.
Hung Medien. Library and Archives Canada. Retrieved February 3, D avid Lynch was telling a story. Lynch and screenwriter Mark Frost were about to start making Twin Peaks , a through-the-looking-glass soap opera in which a murder exposes the secret life of a small town in the Pacific north-west of the United States, and they needed a soundtrack.
The wind was blowing, an owl was hooting. Badalamenti picked out an ominous, low motif. Slower, said Lynch. Badalamenti steadily climbed the keyboard, resolving the melody on an ecstatic high before falling back into the night. I see Twin Peaks. Debuting on 8 April, , Twin Peaks was a pioneering example of unorthodox, auteur-driven event TV and arguably the first pop-culture phenomenon of the new decade, with fans including Steven Spielberg, David Bowie and Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev.
Nevertheless, in recent years it has cast its spell over pop yet again. So although Twin Peaks is returning in May for a third season , it has never really gone away. Every generation discovers it and falls in love with it.
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