Composer Mike Reagan
The SoundWorks Collections visits composer Mike Reagan in his Los Angeles based studio to explore his work on the upcoming video game “God of War: Ghost of Sparta” and learn about his creative approach.
More information at: www.mikereaganmusic.com
Mike Reagan has enjoyed a successful career as a composer, songwriter and music producer whose award-winning music has been featured in several Film, TV, and Video Game projects. His recent film score for Unbeatable Harold, compliments his previous songwriting and production for Oliver Stone’s Any Given Sunday, and Sony Pictures / Jim Henson Productions’ Elmo in Grouchland, which garnered a Grammy Award for Best Children’s Soundtrack.
Mike’s compositions have been recorded all over the world, including L.A.’s top studios, the Bay Area’s Skywalker Sound, and Abbey Road studio in London. He has served as Composer for Sony’s best-selling God of War franchise (2005-2010), winner of the Interactive Academy Award for music composition, the Game Audio Network Guild Music Of The Year and Best Original Soundtrack. His score for Conan (THQ, 2007) also earned critical acclaim, notably from Variety Magazine recognizing the “epic and cinematic scope” and stating “The soundtrack is as professionally produced as any blockbuster adventure movie.”
Recent music projects include God of War: Ghost of Sparta and Darksiders, as well as the Emmy-Award-Winning Wow Wow Wubbzy! and Ape Escape cartoon series’ for which Mike received a Telly Award for Best Use of Music in TV. Listen for Mike’s music airing on Nickelodeon, NickToon, and Nick Jr.