Bart Stops to Smell the Roosevelts

Lisa on Baritone SaxophoneWe spotted NABF17 “Bart Stops to Smell the Roosevelts” on Thursday, 8/25/11. This will be episode #2 for Season 23, episode #488 on our journey to 500. The show will have 30 music cues which include no source cues (unusual), 2 montage cues, 2 fun surprises in the Main Title, and a very well known classic rock song in another great movie parody. The episode is scheduled to air Sunday, October 2, 2011. A fun episode that reveals a side of Bart you may never have thought he had.

Music Editing 101 – Music Spotting Notes

Our first spotting session is finished and here are the stats: 34 cues total which break down as 23 score cues, 8 source cues, and 3 “format” cues – format cues include the Main Title, End Credits, Gracie Films Logo, and the Fox logo. The guest star for this episode is Kiefer Sutherland playing a character with a secret past, fans of TOP CHEF will also get a special treat, and we reveal the results of the NEDNA Internet voting. D’oh! There’s more to read…

Music Editing 101 – The Spotting Session

We’re about to have our first music spotting session of the new season. What exactly is a music spotting session? It’s the first of seven music editing steps that I go through on every episode of THE SIMPSONS or any of the other shows or movies I work on. I’ll write a different blog post about each of the seven steps as I experience them on our first episode of the season.

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