Rocky IV and Transformers: an Interview with Composer Vince DiCola (Part II)

Cosplayer dressed as Optimus Prime at Club Cosplay LA held at OHM Nightclub on January 18, 2015 in Hollywood, California. Photo by Albert L. Ortega/Getty Images

In part 2 of our interview with composer Vince DiCola, we discuss his work on the 1986 animated feature, Transformers the Movie. His influences are explored, and comparisons are made between his approach to songwriting versus film scoring.