We are back with the second part from the Mike Knobloch multi-part interview series with a fascinating look into the decisions that go into choosing original songs vs. film music alone. Knobloch also talks about working with Pharrell (Despicable Me 2), and other artists for 50 Shades of Grey, in addition to working with James Horner and James Cameron on Titanic. You do not want to miss this one.
Mike Knobloch is the President of Global Film Music and Publishing at Universal Pictures. At Universal, Knobloch has overseen the music for some of the studio’s most successful franchises including Fast & Furious movies, Pitch Perfect, and Fifty Shades of Grey Trilogy Movie. With more than 20 years of experience, the Grammy-nominated Music Supervisor and Producer’s career highlights include 4 of the top 9 highest grossing films of all time worldwide including Avatar, Titanic, Jurassic World, and Furious 7.