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

A stereo cassette tape recorder and microphone, circa 1980. Photo by f8 Imaging/Hulton Archive/Getty Images

In part 2 of our interview, Mike Matessino candidly discusses the challenges facing the music industry, while sharing his insights into the popularity of film scores performed live. Some of his favorite soundtrack releases are discussed, and we get a sample of a new project Mike's been working on.