Deutsche Grammophon releases ‘Drone Mass’

Deutsche Grammophon releases Jóhann’s long-awaited contemporary oratorio ’Drone Mass’.
Written for voices, strings and electronics, the previously unrecorded ‘Drone Mass’ was commissioned by ACME: American Contemporary Music Ensemble, and originally premiered in the Egyptian Temple of Dendur at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York in 2015.
Now in collaboration with ACME, Theatre of Voices, and conductor Paul Hillier, DG has released the recording, digitally and on CD + vinyl.

‘Prisoners’ OST reissued on white vinyl

‘Prisoners’, starring Hugh Jackman, Jake Gyllenhaal, Paul Dano and Viola Davis, was released in 2013 and directed by Denis Villeneuve (Arrival, Sicario, Blade Runner, Dune).

This new 2022 pressing of Jóhann Jóhannsson’s score by Cobraside is pressed on double white vinyl and limited to just 500 copies, available exclusively in the BrooklynVegan Shop.


Retrospective II

Jóhann’s Retrospective II is out now.
The limited-edition deluxe hardcover book features eight CDs and a bonus DVD of his 2016 Funkhaus Berlin performance. Additionally, the ‘Rarities’ digital EP, featuring unreleased music from ‘Arrival’ and ‘Orphée’, along with a new re-work, is also out now.

Jóhann Jóhannsson Retrospective

Deutsche Grammophon is set to release a two-volume retrospective edition of Jóhann’s work. It will incorporate many of his major works, including The Miners’ Hymns, Arrival, Sicario, Orphée, and a previously unissued soundtrack album.

Retrospective I will be issued on April 26th as a deluxe hardcover book edition, with seven albums featuring Jóhannsson’s earlier works.

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