Music Weekly: CORALINE, PARANORMAN and KUBO AND THE TWO STRINGS

Hi All - this week we will be highlighting the films of LAIKA with a mix of re-stocks (CORALINE and KUBO AND THE TWO STRINGS) and new pressings (PARANORMAN). This will be the first new pressing of Jon Brion’s PARANORMAN score since our limited Record Store Day 2014 pressing.

As always, all restocks and new pressings go on sale Wednesdays at NOON (CT).

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Coraline - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack 2XLP.
Music by Bruno Coulais. Featuring song performed by They Might Be Giants. Artwork by Michael DePippo. Pressed on 2x180 Gram Purple & Blue Swirl Colored Vinyl. $30

Mondo is proud to reissue the soundtrack to Laika’s 2009 feature length debut, the stop-motion animated masterpiece, CORALINE.  

The soundtrack to CORALINE is as haunting, as it is whimsical. With the help Budapest Orchestra and Choir behind him, composer Bruno Coulais captures the dark child-like imagination of the titular protagonist with menace and aplomb.

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ParaNorman - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack 2XLP. Music by Jon Brion. Artwork by DKNG Studios. Pressed on 2x180 Neon Yellow and Bone Swirl with Black splatter Vinyl. $30

Mondo is honored to present the soundtrack to Laika Studio's sophomore animated feature, PARANORMAN. Jon Brion (MAGNOLIA, PUNCH DRUNK LOVE) brings his delicate and melancholic earworm melodies and orchestrations to this sweetly powerful animated film about being an outsider... and also about the undead. 

This is the first repressing of this album since 2014, pressed on 180 gram Neon Yellow and Bone swirl with Black splatter. 

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The BoxTrolls - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack 2XLP. Music by Dario Marianelli. Songs by Loch Lomond. Artwork by Rich Kelly. Pressed on 180 Gram BoxTroll colored vinyl. $35

Mondo is honored to present the soundtrack to Laika's third animated gem, THE BOXTROLLS. Composed by Dario Marianelli (KUBO AND THE TWO STRINGS), and featuring songs by Loch Lomond, the soundtrack perfectly captures the whimsical and frantic energy of the fictional world of Cheesebridge, where a human boy raised by trash-collecting trolls must stop a sinister exterminator from his selfish campaign to rid the town of the titular scavengers.

Available for the first time on vinyl and featuring amazing new artwork by Rich Kelly. Continue your Mondo / Laika collection with this amazing addition to our catalog. Pressed on 180 Gram BoxTroll colored vinyl (Blue and Cream Vinyl with pink splatter).

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Kubo and the Two Strings - Original Soundtrack 2XLP.
Composed by Dario Marianelli. Featuring song performed by Regina Spektor. Artwork by César Moreno. Pressed on 2x 180 Gram Colored Vinyl (Disc One Sun colored, Disc Two Moon Colored). $30

Mondo is proud to present the soundtrack to Laika's fourth animated feature, KUBO AND THE TWO STRINGS. Composed by Dario Marianelli (THE BOXTROLLS), and featuring an incredible cover of George Harrison's classic "While My Guitar Gently Weeps" by the inimitable Regina Spektor. 

KUBO continues the masterful legacy of Laika Animation Studio's filmography: incredible visuals and craft, and equally powerful soundtracks. This Dario's second time composing for the studio, this time dabbling in Japanese instrumentation to bring our titular hero's journey to life.