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Need Your Stu Phillips Fix? Perhaps Live Doses of BSG, BUCK ROGERS, and KNIGHT RIDER on Oct 24th Will Do The Trick?

Greetings! ScoreKeeper here with a little nugget for film and television music fans in the Los Angeles area looking for something to do this weekend. You might be sitting around thinking, "Man, I've got to get my Stu Phillips fix." Well, Dr. ScoreKeeper has just the prescription for your ailment. On Saturday at 8PM, on October 24, 2009, in celebration of his 80th birthday, Stu Phillips will be conducting a rare concert performance of his music from his scores for BATTLESTAR GALACTICA (1978-1979), BUCK ROGERS (1979-1981), and KNIGHT RIDER (1982-1986). Mr. Phillips will be conducting the Golden State Pops Orchestra at the Warner Grand Theatre in San Pedro, California. As an added bonus, Bear McCreary, composer of the most recent incarnation of BATTLESTAR GALACTICA will make a guest appearance conducting his own arrangement of Stu's theme to the classic original series. Several more sci-fi scoring staples will round out the program including music from STAR TREK and THE X-FILES as well as the world premiere of a suite from a movie opening this weekend. The best news is that the highest ticket prices are going for $35 and start at $15. As of this writing seats are still available. Click here to purchase tickets.

For more information including a cool interview with Stu Phillips, check out Bear McCreary's blog or visit Darth Mojo for additional information and photographs.


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  • Oct. 23, 2009, 10:45 a.m. CST

    BEVERLY HILLS COP 4....I'm to old for this sh*t

    by drgeekdom

    Hey Eddie go make Imagine That 2:Raw No More.Or maybe Daddy Daycare 8.Go on Eddie take the money and know you want to. Oh look whats in the Walmart bargin bin this week.

  • Oct. 23, 2009, 10:49 a.m. CST

    Buck Rogers MOVIE!

    by entrainer

    That'd be awesome. I loved Buck Rogers as a kid. Way more than A-Team, Knight Rider, or any other 80s TV adapted for TV.

  • Oct. 23, 2009, 11:22 a.m. CST

    Will This Be Canceled Too?

    by Crow3711

    If Morricone can't drum up enough interest, I doubt the Knight Rider score is going to be filling in the seats. This sounds lame.

  • Oct. 23, 2009, 11:45 a.m. CST

    Knight Rider?

    by Bouncy X

    wasn't that mostly electronic? wonder how an orchestra will make it sound.

  • Oct. 23, 2009, 12:28 p.m. CST

    Buck Rogers Music=Visions of Erin Grey in spandex..

    by conspiracy

    circa 1980 of course.

  • Oct. 23, 2009, 12:47 p.m. CST

    Right on Conspiracy

    by MRJONZ72

  • Oct. 23, 2009, 1:12 p.m. CST

    Erin Grey...

    by ShogunMaster

    How many teenage boys did she help ease through the years of puberty? Her and Kelly Bundy got me through some tough times...

  • Oct. 23, 2009, 2:08 p.m. CST

    Cool! Hope it doesn't get cancelled,

    by lockesbrokenleg

  • Oct. 23, 2009, 6:51 p.m. CST

    "Hello, Michael..."

    by HarryCalder

    Love me some kitschy (sp?) Knight Rider themage... wouldn't mind hearing this at all.

  • Oct. 23, 2009, 11:39 p.m. CST

    Lol, Bear McCrreary's gonna be there?

    by lockesbrokenleg

    That's cool and all, but the Classic BSG theme is so much better than the new one.

  • Oct. 24, 2009, 5:27 a.m. CST

    you had me until you revealed a price

    by Meadowe

    I'd rather compete on the Price is Right to get my KITT fix. They have a navigation system there with William Daniels as KITT, honestly.

  • Oct. 24, 2009, 8:25 a.m. CST


    by Mel Garga

    Did that really get canceled because of lack of interest? I find that hard to believe. Bring that shit east coast, we'll sell some tickets. By the way, where's the review of the Star Wars concert that's touring right now?

  • Oct. 24, 2009, 12:20 p.m. CST

    Those are some seriously great theme tunes.

    by Mr Nicholas

  • Oct. 24, 2009, 1:57 p.m. CST


    by F-18

    "You don't have to yell, Michael, I'm all around you."

  • Oct. 25, 2009, 12:45 a.m. CST

    @ Mr. Spork

    by Uncle Clay

    Would that be KITT, the Knight Automated Talking Tugboat?