Director John Carpenter discusses his forthcoming debut solo album in an interview in the new issue of Uncut, dated February 2015 and out now.

Director John Carpenter discusses his forthcoming debut solo album in an interview in the new issue of Uncut, dated February 2015 and out now.



Carpenter, who has in the past soundtracked many of his own films, including Halloween and Assault On Precinct 13, releases Lost Themes on February 3.

“Why would I be a musical influence?” he says. “I can barely play!

“This album is for the movie that’s playing in your head. So turn down the lights, put the album on and let that movie inside you go. I’ll be the music for it. I want to turn everybody crazy…”

Find the full interview with John Carpenter in the new issue of Uncut, out now.

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