The Official Soundtrack to the feature film Pop Meets the Void, written & directed by William Cusick, featuring VFX by Jonathan Weiss, produced by William Cusick & TaraFawn Maen for Mechanical Reproductions.
Part live action, part motion graphics animation, Pop Meets the Void is a dark comedy about an unhinged musician struggling to complete his first album. In a series of overlapping parallel narratives, the musician shifts between stardom and anonymity, navigating hyperreal fantasies and disappointing realities.
Premiered at the 2015 LES Film Festival in NYC, Winner - Best Feature Film. Winner of the Best of Fest and Audience Awards at the 2016 Queens World Film Festival in NYC. Pop Meets the Void features Sarah Tollemache, Jordan Carlos, Joel Marsh Garland and Bill Morrison in supporting roles alongside writer/director/musician/star William Cusick.
The original soundtrack is written and performed by William Cusick, Jeffrey Doto and Kyle Rothermel.
Special Thanks to Eirik Brieninger, Lee Gabriel, Christopher McDermott, and TaraFawn Maen.
released April 29, 2016
Guitars, Keys, Synths, Cello, Vocals - William Cusick
Drums, Percussion, Programming, Vocals - Jeffrey Doto
Guitars, Bass, Keys, Beats, Remixes - Kyle Rothermel
Additional Performances by:
Moogs & Screaming on Rabble! Rabble! - Chris McDermott
Female vocals on T.E.M. - Lee Gabriel
Mixing & Mastering by Cusick, Doto & Rothermel
Produced in New York, NY, Philadelphia, PA and Denver, CO
Artwork by Barry Bruner (from the official poster for the film)
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