The Medal of Honor Soundtrack Collection

Dan Audio Projects

My latest soundtrack project, the Medal of Honor Soundtrack Collection, was released today. This immense eight-disc box set features over nine hours of music by Michael Giacchino, Christopher Lennertz, and Ramin Djawadi, for the acclaimed video game series.  My involvement was not in producing the album set, but rather to write the extensive liner notes for the collection.  To do so, I did hours of research (yes, I even played some of the games), and interviewed all three composers, as …

Iron Man

Dan Movie Reviews

I really don’t know much about the Iron Man comics books. All I know is that it’s yet another Marvel Comics superhero except that this is their version of the rich industrialist-turned-crimefighter, kinda like DC Comics’ Batman, but without the pathos. In the film adaptation, Robert Downey Jr. plays Tony Stark, a megarich prodigy who is running Stark Industries, a military weapons developer. When his convoy is attacked in Afghanistan, and he is captured by terrorists who insist he build …