Press

Press

Date
Publication
Title
Author
Project
2014 / 11 / 12WestwordAward-Winning Video Game Composer Austin Wintory Returns to Conduct the CSO
Tim GrievingGeneral
2014 / 09 / 03The Denver PostNeil deGrasse Tyson, Felicia Day narrate Mars Curiosity film created by Denver natives
John WenzelOur Curiosity
2014 / 07 / 06Movie-WaveSoundtrack review: The Banner Saga
James SoutallThe Banner Saga
2014 / 02 / 14JoystiqAustin Wintory takes inspiration from Banner Saga's exhausted warriors
Susan ArendtThe Banner Saga
2014 / 01 / 21GameSpotIn The Bleak Midwinter: How Composer Austin Wintory Brought Stoic Beauty to The Banner SagaKevin VanOrdThe Banner Saga
2014 / 01 / 21JoystiqHit List Q&A: Journey composer Austin WintoryJoystiq StaffGeneral
2014 / 01 / 20PolygonFrom Epic to the Album: Behind The Scenes with the soundtrack to The Banner SagaBen KucheraThe Banner Saga
2014 / 01 / 03New York TimesMusic Becomes a Real Game Changer:
Austin Wintory’s New Video Game Music, for THE BANNER SAGA
Laura ParkerThe Banner Saga
2013 / 07 / 23PolygonVideo Games Live leaves behind yesteryear's bleeps and bloopsColin CampbellVideo Games Live
2013 / 07 / 22Edge MagazineA trip inside the mind of JOURNEY's BAFTA-winning composer, Austin WintoryMichael ClaphamGame Music
2013 / 06 / 05PolygonLarry is more romance than sexColin CampbellLeisure Suit Larry Reloaded
2013 / 06 / 05VentureBeat (GamesBeat)JOURNEY composer Austin Wintory releases LEISURE SUIT LARRYJeffrey GrubbLeisure Suit Larry Reloaded
2013 / 05 / 31Top Score (Minnesota Public Radio)Austin Wintory and MONACO: What's Yours Is MineEmily ReeseMonaco
2013 / 05 / 25Kraft-Engel NewsletterThe Incredible Journey of JOURNEY's ComposerTim GreivingGeneral
2013 / 05 / 11CinemaBlendGaming with Austin Wintory: The Composer behind JOURNEY, MONACO & LEISURE SUIT LARRYWilliam UsherMonaco / Journey / Leisure Suit Larry Reloaded
2013 / 05 / 09KotakuThe Wonderful, Rare Sloppiness of the MONACO soundtrackKirk HamiltonMonaco
2013 / 04 / 29The Creator's ProjectGamer's Paradise: Why Composer Austin Wintory's Video Game Scores Hit All The Right NotesLeigh AlexanderMonaco / Journey
2013 / 02 / 26Edge MagazineJOURNEY's composer on storytelling in musicLee HallGeneral
2013 / 01 / 07Los Angeles TimesFor Video Game Composers, the high score could be a GrammyTodd MartensJourney
2013 / 01/ 02New York TimesA First In Grammy Nods (Video Interview)Fritzie AndradeJourney
2012 / 12 / 27JoystiqAustin Wintory's journey to the 2013 Grammy'sJessica CondittJourney
2012 / 12 / 11VentureBeat (GamesBeat)How Journey composer Austin Wintory ended up working on Leisure Suit Larry (Exclusive)Jeffrey GrubbLeisure Suit Larry Reloaded
2012 / 12 / 10WiredHistoric Grammy nomination is a Big Win for Videogame MusicRyan RigneyJourney
2012 / 12 / 10Financial PostJourney's score composer discussed his Grammy nominationJeff LagerquistJourney
2012 / 12 / 09Gamasutra"Journey's composer finds a game's soul through music" - Overview, including Grammy responseLeigh AlexanderJourney
2012 / 12 / 06Square Enix Music OnlineExtensive interview covering background, flOw, Journey, Horn, etcSimon ElchleppJourney
2012 / 12 / 05IGN.comGrammy nomination announcement for Journey's original scoreColin MoriartyJourney
2012 / 10 / 25Higher Plains MusicElaborate and glowing review for the Horn soundtrack albumSimonHorn
2012 / 10 / 16Symphony Magazine"Sonic Circuits" - article exploring the rise of game music in concert and its impacts on orchestral attendance, including discussion of JourneyDan ViscontiJourney
2012 / 09 / 09JWFan.comVery detailed and positive review of the Journey soundtrack albumIncanusJourney
2012 / 09 / 01Square Enix Music OnlineVery detailed Horn album review, scoring 9/10Simon EichleppHorn
2012 / 08 / 10Square Enix Music OnlineVery detailed Journey album review, scoring 10/10Simon EichleppJourney
2012 / 05 / 29CBS This MorningCBS coverage and interview from the Smithsonian orchestral performance of flOwWhit JohnsonGame Music (Journey, flOw)
2012 / 05 / 28The GuardianAre Videogame Soundtracks the New Concept Albums? New trends in game scoring, featuring JourneyKeith StuartJourney
2012 / 05 / 23Top Score (Minnesota Public Radio)Lengthy radio conversation about Journey with sample clipsEmily ReeseJourney
2012 / 05 / 18Denver PostHometown newspaper article discussing successes with Journey and the Boulder SymphonyJohn WenzelJourney
2012 / 05 / 15New Music BoxReview of Journey with heavy emphasis on / discussion of musicDan ViscontiJourney
2012 / 05 / 12YeouschAudio interview with overlaid video, gameplay clipsYeouschJourney
2012 / 05 / 01Game-OSTText interview covering Journey, its inspirations and othersGame-OSTJourney
2012 / 04 / 27GamerDorkFun and lengthy radio chat about game music, Journey, etc.Pete BoyleJourney
2012 / 04 / 19BillboardBillboard article certifying Journey soundtrack as 2nd highest charting VG OST everKeith CaulfieldJourney
2012 / 04 / 10VGM BlogExtremely in-depth soundtrack review / analysis of JourneyGreg WeaverJourney
2012 / 04 / 09GameMusic.plInterview discussing Journey, musical background and Polish composers, translated into Polish!Mariusz BorkowskiJourney
2012 / 04 / 05Destructoid'Journey through Journey' - Guide to the Journey soundtrackJayson NapolitanoJourney
2012 / 03 / 27Design 3Extensive on-camera interview covering Journey, Monaco, favorite games and scores, etcBen MearsJourney
2012 / 03 / 18Video Game WritersInterview discussing Journey, music / game music in generalMark SteighnerJourney
2012 / 03 / 16Games RadarPodcast interview discussing Journey's score, the history with thatgamecompany and a lot elseSophia TongJourney
2012 / 03 / 15Game Reactor UKOn-Camera interview from GDC discussing Journey and philosophies in game scoringBengt LemneJourney
2012 / 03 / 15PlayStation LifeStyleInterview about Journey, game music recognition, Joseph Campbell and..Sebastian MossJourney
2012 / 03 / 14The Sixth AxisInterview: Composer Austin Wintory on JourneyAlex CarrollJourney
2012 / 03 / 07TrackSounds SoundCastLengthy conversation about the score to Journey including exclusive previews of the soundtrackChristopher ColemanJourney
2012 / 03 / 07Official PlayStation Magazine - UKInterview discussing production process on Journey and the "Games as Art" debateLeon HurleyJourney
2012 / 03 / 07GamesAreEvil.comArticle / Interview regarding JourneyElle JanecekJourney
2012 / 03 / 06Games ArtInterview with Austin Wintory about Journey [German and English]Davis SchrapelJourney
2012 / 03 / 02Penny ArcadeMusical DNA: How Austin Wintory wrote the song that helped create JourneyBen KucheraJourney
2012 / 02 / 28IndieGames.comQ&A: Sound in JourneyJeriaskaJourney
2012 / 02 / 09VGM BlogRetrospective Review of flOwGreg WeaverflOw
2012 / 01 / 05Playstation BlogOriginal article previewing the work done on the score for JourneyAustin WintoryJourney
2012 / 01 / 05YouTube"Journey Trailer - A Musical Journey"PlaystationJourney
2012 / 01 / 04USAToday Game HuntersInterview, shared with thatgamecompany co-founder Kellee Santiago, plus the special "music trailer" for JourneyMike SniderJourney
2011 / 12 / 23IndieGames.comExtensive podcast interview discussing Journey, Monaco, GDC 2012, USC and a bunch elseJeriaskaJourney
2011 / 12 / 23IndieGames.comExtensive podcast interview discussing Journey, Monaco, GDC 2012, USC and a bunch elseJeriaskaMonaco
2011 / 12 / 23MonacoPreview blog post about the score to Monaco by the game's creatorAndy SchatzMonaco
2011 / 10 / 24BillboardCoverage of Billboard Film & TV Music conference composer panelSteven MirkinMisc.
2011 / 09 / 25TechnoBuffaloPreview interview about the score to JourneyJoey DavidsonJourney
2011 / 08 / 04The Daily CallerInterview regarding the tone and style of A Little Help and its scoreLaura DonovanA Little Help
2011 / 07 / 29GameSpot Sound BytePreview interview about "Woven Variations," and Journey in generalSophia TongJourney
2011 / 07 / 27Kick-Punch-JabInterview covering Journey and more broad discussion about composingChris O'NealJourney
2011 / 07 / 21Neon TommySneak peak review and screening coverage of LeaveWhitney BrattonLeave
2011 / 07 / 15The Bakersfield CalifornianInterview with singer/songwriter Celeigh Chapman regarding collaborating on A Little Help-A Little Help
2011 / 07 / 14REAL TVRed carpet interview at the premier of A Little Help-A Little Help
2011 / 07 / 12ScoreTrack.netA Little Help theatrical / soundtrack press release-A Little Help
2011 / 06 / 29Film Music ReporterA Little Help soundtrack release announcement-A Little Help
2011 / 04 / 06Education Through Music - Los AngelesSpotlight on Austin Wintory, Board Member for EDUCATION THROUGH MUSIC - LOS ANGELES-Misc.
2011 / 04 / 01SoundCastPodcast conversation with Christopher Coleman and guests about Journey and other scores.Christopher ColemanMisc.
2010 / 12 / 07Fear NetFrom "Blog from Beyond the Pale;" article discussing the score and sound for The Conformation, Paul Solet's radio drama.-Misc.
2010 / 11 / 02Music Composer's BlogShort capsule interview and bioJohn PresleyMisc.
2010 / 10 / 15Rue Morgue MagazineDiscussion of what makes Bernard Herrmann's score to Psycho so timeless and iconicMark HasanMisc.
2010 / 06 / 29Soundtrack Geek"Interview with Austin Wintory" discussing A Little Help, Grace, and othersTimothy E. RawGeneral
2010 / 06 / 17Hans-Zimmer.chInterview with Austin Wintory, covering "A Little Help," and general questions of film scoring-Misc.
2010 / 06 / 10Inter-ActivitiesA Little Help and general career interview, with Christine BlancChristine BlancA Little Help
2010 / 06Visions in SoundTwo-part 10th Anniversary show of "Visions in Sound," discussing / debating "10 Scores that Changed the Industry." Included in folder is an originally prepared medley of the 10 scores, featuring cellist Tina Guo. Hosted by Rob Daniels and co-hosted by Austin Wintory. Click Here for the medley alone.-Misc.
2010 / 05Rue Morgue MagazineTerrific Grace soundtrack reviewMark R. HasanGrace
2010 / 04 / 19Film Music Magazine"CD Review: April Soundtrack Picks" featuring a very nice Grace reviewDaniel SchweigerGrace
2010 / 04 / 08Film Music ReviewGrace soundtrack reviewSteven KennedyGrace
2009 / 12 / 13Film Music ReviewFMR: Editor's Choice, December 2009. Glowing review of the Captain Abu Raed soundtrack, and positive mention of Spirit of the CosmosRoger HallCaptain Abu Raed
2009 / 11 / 21ScoringSessions.comA Little Help scoring session photos-A Little Help
2009 / 11 / 17The Daily Film Music BlogExtensive interview covering many different projects and topicsGergely HubaiGeneral
2009 / 11 / 10Score NotesAudio interview with Tom Hoover / ScoreNotes.com about "Spirit of the Cosmos" and various film scores-Misc.
2009 / 10 / 24IF MagazineWhat IF Score Picks: Top albums to Own for October 2009, including a very nice review / recommendation of Captain Abu Raed.-Captain Abu Raed
2009 / 10 / 242009 Sammy Awards2009 Sammy Awards. Captain Abu Raed wins 'Best Overlooked Score for 2009-Captain Abu Raed
2009 / 10 / 28Score NotesGlowing album review of "Spirit of the CosmosTom HooverMisc.
2009 / 10Horror Hound MagazineExcerpt from Grace DVD review / article mentioning score, including interview with director Paul SoletAaron CrowellGrace
2009 / 08 / 12Hollywood ReporterSeventeen Composers to take their place on the A-listJeff BondGeneral
2009 / 08 / 14Movie Music UKVery strong Captain Abu Raed soundtrack reviewJonathan BroxtonCaptain Abu Raed
2009 / 08 / 09Toronto After DarkToronto Film Festival review of Grace which briefly mentions the score and use of music-Grace
2009 / 08 / 04SoundtraxIn-depth interview covering many different film projects, primarily focused on GraceRandall D. LarsonGeneral
2009 / 08 / 04PlayStation BlogPosting for the Golden State Pops Orchestra performance of 'The World of flOw.'-flOw
2009 / 08LA TimesGlowing review for Grace-Grace
2009 / 06 / 15Daily MotionVideo excerpt from Grace screening Q&A with audience-Grace
2009 / 06 / 06Visions in SoundLong (2-hours, split into 3 parts), very in-depth roundtable discussion featuring directors Amin Matalqa (Captain Abu Raed), Paul Solet (Grace), Rob Williams (Make the Yuletide Gay), Alex Ranarivelo (Knuckle Draggers), and Ashley C. Beyer (Print) plus composer Austin WintoryRob DanielsGeneral
2009 / 05 / 09The Sixth AxisPost highlighting the Golden State Pops performance of 'The World of flOwChris CflOw
2009 / 04 / 27Back Stage MagazineArticle about actors and music, including a brief interview regarding the use of on-set music in Grace-Grace
2009 / 04 / 23SoundTrack CollectorHollywood Composers Speak on Panel at Newport Film Fest-Misc.
2009 / 04KQEKDetailed interview covering Grace, Captain Abu Raed and more general career stuff-Grace
2009 / 04InMagBrief interview regarding Grace, etc.-Grace
2009 / 03 / 12InMagExtremely extensive audio interview featuring audio clips from Captain Abu Raed, Grace, flOw, Live Evil, Print and others. Click here for the interview only, without score clipsRob DanielsGeneral
2009 / 01 / 19Film Music SiteExtensive audio interview covering Grace, and many other projects-Grace
2009 / 01 / 14ScoreTrack.netGrace score overview-Grace
2008 / 07 / 28Indie GamesInterview with John Bardinelli about flOw and all things music-flOw
2008 / 12 / 12Film Music MagazineReviewer Daniel Schweiger's Top Ten Film Scores for 2008, including Captain Abu Raed.Daniel SchweigerCaptain Abu Raed
2008 / 12 / 11TracksoundsAustin Wintory wins 'Best New Film Composer'Christopher ColemanGeneral
2008 / 11 / 23SoundTrack.NetIn-depth inteview about Captain Abu Raed, flOw, and others.-Captain Abu Raed
2008 / 09 / 24Movie Geeks United radio interviewInterview / conversation about Captain Abu Raed-Captain Abu Raed
2008 / 09 / 05Music 4 GamesInterview with Music 4 Games-flOw
2008 / 08 / 29ScoringSessions.comCoverage of Grace scoring sessions at Abbey Road / Capitol Records-Grace
2008 / 01 / 28Variety MagazineFilm review by Todd McCarthy of Captain Abu RaedTodd McCarthyCaptain Abu Raed
2007 / 12 / 20ScoringSessions.comCaptain Abu Raed scoring session articleDan GoldwasserCaptain Abu Raed
2007 / 11 / 14Captain Abu Raed scoring session videoBehind-the-scenes look at the scoring sessions-Captain Abu Raed
2007 / 10 / 01iCOM MagazineInterview by Lisa Horan, regarding composing for the movies, games, and my career-Misc.
2007 / 06 / 26Interview w/ AudioGANGInterview by Michelle Sorger, AudioGANG Vice President,
about flOw and composing for video games
Michelle SorgerflOw
2006 / 11 / 10Sun-Heraldarticle / interview, Charlotte Symphony performs
"Chantey Fanfares"
CharlotteMisc.