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Matthew Peak was commissioned for the cover of the new A Nightmare on Elm Street documentary, “Never Sleep Again, The Elm Street Legacy“. Matthew also was filmed for inclusion, and we believe a full chapter on him. The DVD has interviews with Robert Englund, John Saxon, Heather Langenkamp and many more actors from the movie series.
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This was done completely in photoshop with the Wacom tablet. Commissioned by Thommy Hutson and Danniel Ferrands of Panic Productions. We were asked to convey Freddy Krueger without really showing him. They are planning on selling a poster of this art as well.

Never Sleep Again DVD art by Matthew Peak

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Never Sleep Again, detail

Matthew Peak painted the first 5 original movie posters for the films.

To see the rest of Matthew Peak’s A Nightmare on Elm Street poster art, visit his blog http://mjpeak.com/art/a-nightmare-on-elm-street-never-sleep-again

The podium shot from the Rudy motion picture music scoring session is a beautiful “RUDY” Podium photo by Matthew Peak, limited edition! Read more…

The cover drawing to the Varese Sarabande To Kill A Mockingbird CD is available as a Limited Edition FA giclee

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Limited Edition Giclee of 175, 18×24 in. available at: www.SanguinFineArt.com

Also the CD booklet insert drawing of Atticus and Scout bedtime, is a Limited Edition too!
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A little section of the film with score.

A new release of this great score is out from Film Score Monthly’s SilverScreen label, produced by Lukas Kendall. Joe at DesignWell asked if I could help by finding and preparing a severely faded transparency of the original Bob Peak painting for the film. Read more…

It can be so comforting when you find things you feel or think about, said by other whom you admire and respect.

What I want to say is I want to thank anyone who spends part of their day creating. Anybody who spends part of their day sharing their experience with us. I think this world would be unlivable without art.

— Steven Soderbergh, Director

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www,SoundChaserStudios.com

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Eye of the Mind “Live” music video in the works!

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A single camera shoot plus additional scenic footage. Multitrack audio recording and mixing. Camera, edit, and composite: Matthew Joseph Peak. Audio recording and mixing: Ted Stancliff. video coming. Read more…


A duet filmed with one camera and 24 track audio. Camera: Matthew Joseph Peak, Audio: Ted Stancliff

Tender Rain – Leah Tysse at Yoshis from Matthew Peak on Vimeo.

BAND:
Leah Tysse, vocals (Taj Mahal, Michael Franti)
Mike Blankenship, keys (Lauryn Hill, Lyrics Born)
Cedricke Dennis, guitar (Ledisi, Narada Michael Walden, Braxton Brothers)
Eric Smith, bass (Lalah Hathaway, Legally Blynd, Rhianna, Fantasia)
Ronnie Smith, drums (Tommy Castro, Ledisi, Goapele, Gospel Hummingbirds)
Lynette Williams, Hammond B3/keys (Will.i.am, Mariah Carey, Ashlee Simpson)
Sarah Williams, background vocals (Ledisi)

Leah Tysse has recorded and/or shared stages with Taj Mahal, Maria Muldaur, Tommy Castro, Debbie Davies, Michelle Shocked, and members of The Roots, Cold Blood, The Braxton Brothers, Ledisi, Goapele, Mark Hummel, Muddy Waters, Will.I.Am, Rhianna, Maze, Gospel Hummingbirds, The Whispers, Sly and the Family Stone, Chaka Khan, Tony Toni Tone, Boz Scaggs’ Band, Santana, Michael Franti’s Spearhead, and Tower of Power.