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John Carpenter, Cody Carpenter and Daniel Davies share new song I'll Find You

Film director and musician John Carpenter, son Cody Carpenter and Godson Daniel Davies, have streamed a haunting new track I'll Find You, which you can listen to below. The new song is taken from the brand new soundtrack to a 2022 remake of the classic 1984 film Firestarter inspired by Stephen King's book of the same name which is released digitally through Sacred Bones on May 13, and on vinyl, CD and cassette on October 14.
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John Carpenter Announces Firestarter Soundtrack, Shares New Song: Listen

John Carpenter, Cody Carpenter, and Daniel Davies have announced the soundtrack of Firestarter, a new film adaptation of the Stephen King thriller. The soundtrack is out digitally via Back Lot Music on May 13 (the same day as the film’s theatrical and streaming Peacock release). A vinyl, CD, and cassette release will follow on October 14 via Sacred Bones. Find “Firestarter (End Titles)” below.

Firestarter: John Carpenter Releases First Track From Stephen King Reboot Score

As if a new adaptation of Stephen King's Firestarter isn't already an exciting enough event for fans, John Carpenter is composing the music for the project with Cody Carpenter and Daniel Davies, with the first track from the album being released online. The past decade has seen the filmmaker focusing more on music, releasing not only original tunes with his Lost Themes albums, but also crafted the scores for both Halloween and Halloween Kills. Interestingly, this new Firestarter marks the rare collaboration in which he didn't work directly on adapting the film itself, whereas he served as a producer on recent Michael Myers films. You can listen to the first track below before the soundtrack is released digitally on May 13th, the same day Firestarter lands in theaters and on Peacock. You can also pre-order vinyl, CD, and cassette versions of the soundtrack at Sacred Bones Records.

John Carpenter – “Firestarter (End Titles)”

John Carpenter, alongside his now frequent collaborators Cody Carpenter and Daniel Davies, has been busy these past couple years scoring the new Halloween trilogy — the last one of those, Halloween Ends, comes out this October. Carpenter and co. have also lent their talents to the new adaptation of Stephen King’s Firestarter, which hits theaters next month. Today, we’re getting the details for the official soundtrack, which will be released digitally alongside the film on May 13 and physically via Sacred Bones in the this fall. Check out “Firestarter (End Credits)” and the film’s trailer below.

John Carpenter's 'Firestarter' Soundtrack Coming to Digital and Vinyl

As upcoming horror film Firestarter approaches its release date, it’s time to get Stephen King fans hyped up for the supernatural story starring Zac Efron and Ryan Kiera Armstrong. In order to set the mood, Back Lot Music has released a track from the movie’s soundtrack, which was composed by none other than horror music master John Carpenter. Based on King's best-selling novel, the story centers around a young girl with pyrokinetic powers who is on the run with her family as they try to escape a mysterious government agency, who want to capture her and use her powers as a weapon.