Music for Films

Goodlifer: Music for Films

“You see, this is my life. It always will be. There’s nothing else, just us and the cameras and those wonderful people out there in the dark.”
– from Sunset Boulevard

I have always loved the movies. As a baby I was swaddled, bottled, diapered and taken by my parents to double features, sometime twice in the same day. This playlist is an amalgam of music from films that over the years have become touchstones, bookmarks to events, places and people.
I give you…

Blush Response – Vangelis – Blade Runner
Love Theme From ChinatownChinatown
Last Regrets – Ryuichi Sakamoto – Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence
She Might Be Waking Up – Shudder to Think – High Art
Mad World – Michael Andrews – Donnie Darko
Last Night – Terje Rypdal & The Chase – Heat
About Her – Malcolm McLaren – Kill Bill Volume 2
Don’t Ask To Stay Until Tomorrow – Marlena Shaw – Looking For Mr. Goodbar
Angel – Gavin Friday – Romeo + Juliet
Buenos Aires Capriccio – Elia Cmiral – Apartment Zero
Greetings From A Dead Man – Eurythmics – 1984
Dunya – Trancendental – Steam (The Hammam)
The April Fools – Dionne Warwick – The April Fools
This Is Not America – David Bowie & Pat Metheny Group – The Falcon and The Snowman
You Will Be My Ain True Love – Sacred Harp Singers (Alison Krauss) – Cold Mountain
Until The End Of The World – U2 – Until The End Of The World
The Return From The Hospital – Carter Burwell – Before Night Falls
Ballon Escape Carter Burwell – Before Night Falls

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About author
Cuban born with Catalan roots and raised in the Miami, Baradat came to New York to study at Parsons School of Design, New York. Committed to beauty and order, his original art ranges from home furnishings to product design, conceptual illustrations, book covers to promotional and institutional graphics. He has received numerous awards for his work, has been commissioned to design several U.S. postage stamps and is featured in the permanent collections of The Smithsonian’s Cooper Hewitt Museum of Design in New York and The Postal Museum in Washington DC. In his free time, Baradat is an amazing cook, frequent dinner party host, art aficionado and hardcore lover of music.
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