Michael Andrews (born November 17, 1967) is an American multi-instrumental musician and film score composer. He is best known for a cover version of the Tears for Fears song "Mad World", which he recorded with Gary Jules for the Donnie Darko soundtrack, and which became a number one single in the UK in Christmas 2003.
Andrews fell into film score composition by chance when The Greyboy Allstars were asked to score Jake Kasdan's first feature Zero Effect and worked on the music for the highly regarded (though short-lived) TV series, Freaks and Geeks. In 2000, Richard Kelly commissioned him to do the soundtrack for the film Donnie Darko. Its original score album went on to sell over 100,000 copies (in part because of Andrews's remake of Tears for Fears' "Mad World", featuring Gary Jules), and Andrews became a composer to watch. He has since gone on to composeЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- The Lost Empire [саундтрек]
- Donnie Darko: Music From the Original Motion Picture Score [2001, саундтрек]
- Cypher [03.2003, саундтрек]
- Mad World [15.12.2003, сингл]
- Me and You and Everyone We Know [12.07.2005, саундтрек]
- Hand on String [14.02.2006, альбом]
- Just a Thought / Orange Meet Lemon [26.03.2007, сингл]
- Michael Andrews [14.08.2012, альбом]
- Casablanca: Music & Dialogue From The Movie [сборник]