Part three of an overview of the music supervision process. 

Presented by Lindsay Wolfington  (Music Supervisor, 'One Tree Hill', 'Ghost Whisperer', 'The Royals')

COMMUNICATING CREATIVE

THE WALKING DEAD versus GIRLS

Thomas Golubić
(Music Supervisor)

Thomas Golubić is a Los Angeles-based music supervisor, DJ and Grammy-nominated record producer. His music supervision credits include the AMC series Breaking Bad, The Walking Dead, Better Call Saul, TURN: Washington’s Spies, Halt and Catch Fire, the HBO series Six Feet Under, and the Showtime series Ray Donovan, among many other film & television projects. He is a founding and board member of the Guild of Music Supervisors, and is currently the head of their education committee. The Guild twice awarded Thomas with “Best Music Supervision in a Television Drama” for his work on Breaking Bad.

He was twice nominated for Grammy awards for producing volumes 1 and 2 of the Six Feet Under soundtrack album, and with former partner Gary Calamar was responsible for the use of Sia’s “Breathe Me” in the final scene of the series. It is considered one of the most memorable uses of music in television, and launched Sia’s music career in America. Thomas is also responsible for producing four soundtrack albums for The Walking Dead, the Breaking Bad soundtrack, and has assembled various remix projects for EMI-Capitol Records and MGM, including reinterpretations of Peggy Lee, The Beach Boys, Henry Mancini’s Pink Panther theme and EMI’s Christmas Classics remix compilation ‘Merry Mixmas’.

Manish Raval
(Music Supervisor)

Over the last 20 years Manish Raval and Tom Wolfe have established themselves as one of the top music supervision teams in film and television. Their long collaborations with Judd Apatow, Jake Kasdan, the Farrelly Brothers and Joe and Anthony Russo continue today.

Their Emmy nominated television credits include HBO's hit series Girls, as well as Community and New Girl.

They have put together soundtracks for hit comedies like Trainwreck, Neighbors and There’s Something About Mary. They oversaw all aspects of music on Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story, which garnered Grammy and Golden Globe nominations for Best Song. Their past feature film credits include Kingpin, Jackass Number Two, and Donnie Darko. Raval was also music editor on the films Bad Teacher and the Sandra Bullock/Melissa McCarthy comedy, The Heat.

 

They are currently working on Judd Apatow's “Love” on NetFlix and New Line Cinema’s “The House” starring Will Ferrell and Amy Poehler.