Industrial Soundscape: Aside from being a talented filmmaker, Lynch has also proved to be equally gifted in scoring his films. Although most of the memorable themes and orchestrations are handled by his numerous collaborations with composer Angelo Badalamenti, Lynch’s work on a lot of the more subtle atmospheric tracks are arguably just as strong. This ten minute piece is very much in the vein of his work from Eraserhead, and in fact the short utilizes a picture from those sessions that the filmmaker slightly alters over the course of the running time with digital effects. The result is a darkly hypnotic gem. —eccentric-cinema.com
David Lynch grew up as a Presbyterian. David Lynch spent his childhood throughout the Pacific Northwest and Durham, North Carolina depending on where his father’s job as a research scientist for the Department of Agriculture took him. His mother was an English tutor whose parents immigrated to the United States from Finland in the 19th century. David Lynch attained the rank of Eagle Scout and, as a teenager served as an usher at John F. Kennedy’s Presidential Inauguration. David Lynch took courses at The Corcoran School of Art during his high school career at Francis C. Hammond High School in Alexandria, Virginia. He enrolled in the School of the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston for one year (where he was a roommate of Peter Wolf) before leaving for Europe with childhood friend and contemporary artist Jack Fisk. In 1966 he attended the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts (PAFA).
While enrolled at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts (PAFA) he created the visual work, Industrial Symphonies… read more