Angelo Badalamenti is an American composer who’s often associated with David Lynch on account of his many recognizable movie scores for many of Lynch's works, including Blue Velvet, Twin Peaks and Mulholland Drive. Badalamenti's also one of the most influential film scorers for the pop world, having been sampled by Moby, covered by Wedding Present and collaborated with various performers.
Angelo Badalamenti was born March 22nd, 1937 in Brooklyn, New York to an Italian family. His mother was an immigrant from Sicily and his father owned a fish market. The young Badalamenti spent much of his childhood listening to opera and went on to study at the Eastman School of Music and at Manhattan School of... Read More