Music for Sound Systems,Film,Games,Trailers,TV Series
Striking Sounds from the Depths.
Orchestral hybrid compositions, that delve deeply into the sounds of electronic rock and electronica.
Music Producer Oliver Bagnall brings his experience of electronic rock and underground music to the world of cinema.
The last ten years has seen Oliver Bagnall making music for advertising and TV ,whilst writing and playing in the acts Amigaman,The VCA and Cargo Cult, releasing indie albums and playing numerous shows around the country.
After working on short films for up and coming directors OB has decided to make use of his way of composition to write for Film,Games and TV shows thus The Den of Descent project began; this mixture of powerful soundscapes,direct melodies, driving riffs and edgy chord progressions, has become a formula which OB is defining and exploring with each new track:
Dirty guitars,Driving synth lines,Deep strings, Destructive beats.
Orchestral production to punctuate and define the emotional message of the tracks.
Part of the formula of the sound has come from the latest AMIGAMAN songs from 'The Beginning'E.P. and latest release 'Gamer.'
Influenced by the Epic genre that arose from film scores and trailers ,OB used this approach when Writing with vocalist Daniel E Walker, putting a vocal to the sound of hard hitting and powerful emotional music, and this being driven by the high impact production of artists such as Skrillex,Wickaman,Noisia and Knife Party. The act are about to start playing shows in and around London.
Scoring to picture
Oliver Bagnall has recently started working with RAW TV, and wrote a score for the chilling horror show Paranormal Witness-The Harpy series 3 episode 18.
He is currently working on three short films for up and coming directors in the UK.
Oliver Bagnall has been working as a music producer / composer since 2002, working from his studio The Forge. Using cutting edge production techniques
in a software based music sequencer, along side vintage analogue gear and processors; and playing real instruments, the guitar, keyboard / Synths, vocals
and drums to sculpt sound and perform compositions.
1998 - 2000
Commercial music at The University of Westminster receiving a 2:1 for a Ba Honours degree.
RAW TV,CNN, KEKO advertising, Matchroom Sport, EMI , Universal, Sky Sports, Running Media,VOLVO.
Hear No Evil, Massive Music, Rinse the Sync, Crucial Music, Beatpick, Sounding Post.
Work Background Examples:
Paranormal Witness-The Harpy Series 3 Episode 18.
The Post Office Advertising Campaign “The Ant Family” 2002-2007-
The Asian Doha Game 2004- – Title Music.
Matchroom Sport 2002 - 2013
producing the music for a range of sports programming including Boxing, Darts, Golf and the Party Poker.com shows.
CNN – “Just Imagine” series of documentaries about the future.
Bentley cars promotional video for the “Pebble Beach 2013” event held in the U.S.
Pitching for various adverts.
Remix for Universal music for the Film Trailor Series “Heaven and Hell.’
EMI commissioned song production for the album Indie Electronic.
Amigaman – Electronica mixed with alternative rock, released 4 albums, played numerous gigs in and around London over the last 8 years
Forged Production Library – Genre and mood based music library available for synchronisation.
Descent – Dark Rock / Electronic music that
has been used in U.S based TV shows Including Hawaii Five-0.
The VCA – Indie Electronic music pitched for use in U.S TV Shows.
Artist Development – Written and produced songs for a range of Artists including Corrine Bailley Rae. Soundtrack – Working as a
commissioned writer and making tracks for trailers, and writing compositions to explore new sounds and new musical ideas.
Examples of music: