Producing Soundtrack Albums: an Interview with Mike Matessino (part I)

Abbey Road Studios, St John'S Wood, London, Britain - Aug 2009, Vintage Studer Analog Tape Recorder Photo by Brian Rasic/Getty Images

Mike Matessino has been producing film and television soundtrack albums for over 20 years, and has worked with some of the most famous film music of all time. We discuss everything that goes into the releases of our favorite albums, and get a few behind-the-scenes stories... including one about how older movie soundtracks often times are barely rescued before they are restored.