Episode 18

Published on:

22nd Aug 2022

How did DarkTyme Composer Bob Rogue Discover “The Chase” from Midnight Express (1978)?

Composer of the web series/podcast, DarkTyme: Stories From The Future, and business manager of the Black Corporation, Bob Rogue, chose the soundtrack to the 1978 film, Midnight Express, with it’s Oscar winning Giorgio Moroder score. Bob became familiar with the soundtrack before even seeing the movie and he shares a fun story about hunting down “The Chase”.

Ryan and Bob also chat about the legendary career of Giorgio Moroder in both pop music and the soundtrack world as well as Moroder's legacy as a synth pioneer. Ryan and Bob talk about watching live music in Japan and the cultural differences between living in Japan and living in the United States.

For More Information about DarkTyme: Stories From the Future / Black Corporation:

Website: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCarDHHGIBKsuzN1hTzBiFRg (DarkTyme)

https://podcasts.apple.com/ee/podcast/darktyme-stories-from-the-future/id1590856438 (DarkTyme)

IG: https://www.instagram.com/blackcorporation_jp/?hl=en (Black Corporation)

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Soundtrack Your Life
A podcast about soundtracks and why they're important to us.
Twice a month, Nicole Barlow and Ryan Pak take a look at a soundtrack. Whether it be a song, a band, or a connection to a specific scene, They discuss personal connections to the soundtrack, with a guest.

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Ryan Pak

Ryan has a degree in Film Studies, and he’s a musician. So, Soundtrack Your Life is the perfect intersection of his two main passions. Plus, he’s an avid music fan—hunting down rare songs from his favorite bands has familiarized him with many obscure soundtracks over the years. It's been so gratifying for him to hear fellow film and music enthusiasts share their stories of why they love soundtracks!