just another day with samsung and lady gaga

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Working closely with our friends at adam&eve, duotone supervised the music for this exciting new campaign from Samsung, featuring their new FlexWash washing machine. The spot captures the everyday joys of a (real life) family, and Samsung was looking for a song to highlight the quotidian love expressed in the film. We thought “Just Another Day”… Read more »

duotone squares up with hennessy and canelo alvarez

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duotone was psyched to work closely with Cycle to score this subtle yet powerful ad for Hennessy, featuring the indomitable Canelo Álvarez. The spot features a moving fingerpicked acoustic guitar, that morphs into a powerful score as we watch Canelo train intently for his next bout. The track guides the beautifully shot film, and underlines the dedication… Read more »

duotone does some redemption with donate life

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Even an asshole can save a life… And in this new Donate Life film with The Martin Agency, we learn just how easy it is for any asshole to donate their organs and do a little good. The film features a moving rearrangement of Coldplay’s “Fix You” by duotone’s own Civil Brother, and a masterful… Read more »

duotone scores big at AMP Awards

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duotone picked up a hat-trick at the 2nd annual Association of Music Producers (AMP) Awards at City Winery in NYC on Wednesday night, taking home top honors for Best Use of Music for Web/Interactive Branding (Chipotle), Best Original Score (Bacardi) and Best In Show (Chipotle)!  Boo ya! The sold-out event brought together composers, sound designers,… Read more »

‘The Discoverers’ premieres in NYC and LA

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On May 16th ‘The Discoverers’, scored by duotone’s Aaron Mirman, premiered in New York at the Village East Cinema. Cast and crew Q&As were held on Friday and Saturday, with celebratory drinks that followed. After a limited NYC run in May, the film is currently playing in Irvine and Palm Springs, CA;  Portland, OR and Seattle,… Read more »

duotone satisfies a sweet tooth with Oreo and Tegan & Sara

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Grammy alert — duotone’s new spot for Oreo premiered on the 2014 Grammys on CBS! duotone linked up with The Martin Agency and creative director David Muhlenfeld to create the soundtrack for a spot celebrating the debut of two new Oreo flavors. Based on Oreo’s tried and true formula of pairing fantastic musicians with the… Read more »

Adweek Interviews CAA for Chipotle’s “The Scarecrow”

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Having racked-up over 6mm YouTube hits in just 10 days, Chipotle’s ‘The Scarecrow’, music supervised by duotone, has been the topic of many conversations on the interwebs..Most recently Adweek (in their 3rd piece of coverage on the animated short film) turned to Jesse Coulter, co-chief creative officer of CAA Marketing, and creative director Todd Hunter to contribute… Read more »

Peter Nashel Kicks Back Another Dewar’s with OppermanWeiss

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For the return of their successful campaign and the launch of a new spirit, Highlander Honey, Dewar’s agency OppermanWeiss turned once again to duotone’s Peter Nashel for the unique sonic palette he crafted for the campaign (its first major broadcast foray in years). For this installment, Pete created a more jazzy, languid feel while still keeping the trip-hop… Read more »