Haslinger, Paul 1962-

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Haslinger, Paul 1962-


Born December 11, 1962, in Linz, Austria. Education: Trained at Academy of Music, Vienna, Austria.


Agent—Robert Messinger, First Artists Management, 16000 Ventura Blvd., Suite 605, Encino, CA 91436. Manager—Robert Urband, Robert Urband and Associates, Inc., 8981 West Sunset Blvd., Suite 31, West Hollywood, CA 90069-1842.


Composer; music arranger, orchestrator, and arranger; also programmer of computer-generated music. Originally performed with Hypersax; member of the musical group Tangerine Dream, 1986-90; joined the group Lightwave, 1991; music programmer for Graeme Revell; Assembly Room (recording studio), founder.

Awards, Honors:

Grammy Award nomination (with Tangerine Dream), National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences, 1991, for Canyon Dreams; Emmy Award nomination, outstanding music composition for a miniseries, movie, or special, 2006, for "Al-Faitha," Sleeper Cell.


Film Work:

Orchestrator and arranger of additional music, Spawn, New Line Cinema, 1997.

Arranger of additional music, Chinese Box, Trimark Pictures, 1998.

Arranger of additional music, Phoenix, Trimark Pictures, 1998.

Music arranger, The Negotiator, Warner Bros., 1998.

Music arranger, Pitch Black (also known as The Chronicles of Riddick: Pitch Black), USA Films, 2000.

Keyboard performer, Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (also known as Tomb Raider), Paramount, 2001.

Orchestrator and song producer and performer, "I Want to Believe You," Crazy/Beautiful, Buena Vista, 2001.

Music performer, "The Ad-Mall" and "The Neuroflex," Minority Report, 2002.

Musical score producer, Underworld, Screen Gems, 2003.

Musical score producer, Into the Blue, Sony Pictures Releasing, 2005.

Song performer, "Eternity and a Day," Underworld: Evolution, Screen Gems, 2006.

Musical score producer, Crank, Lions Gate Films, 2006.


Albums with Tangerine Dream:

In the Beginning, 1986.

Green Desert, Sanctuary, 1986.

Desert Dream, 1986.

Underwater Sunlight, Zomba/Jive, 1986.

Live Miles, Zomba/Jive, 1987.

Tyger, Zomba/Jive, 1987.

Near Dark, Varese Sarabande, 1987.

Shy People, Varese Sarabande, 1987.

Miracle Mile, Private Music, 1988.

Optical Race, Private Music, 1988.

Marakesh, 1988.

Livemiles, Castle Music, 1988.

Lily on the Beach, Private Music, 1989.

Melrose, Private Music, 1990.

Dead Solid Perfect, Silva Screen, 1991.

Canyon Dreams, Miramar, 1991.

Vault IV, 2004.

Albums; Other:

(With Lightwave) Tyco Brahe, Hos/Fathom, 1993.

Future Primitive, Wildcat, 1994.

(With Lightwave) Mundis Subterraneus, Hos/Fathom, 1995.

World without Rules, RGB, 1996.

The Chinese Box, Metro Blue/Capitol, 1997.

(With Coma Virus) Hidden, Side Effects, 1997.

Planetary Traveler, Third Planet Entertainment, 1998.

The Siege, Varese Sarabande, 1998.

The Negotiator, Restless Records, 1998.

Phoenix, Will Records, 1998.

Score, RGB, 1999.

Red Planet, Pangaea Records, 2000.

Crazy/Beautiful, Hollywood Records, 2001.

Tomb Raider, Elektra, 2001.

Underworld, Lakeshore, 2003.

The Girl Next Door, Lakeshore, 2004.

(With Lightwave) Bleu comme une orange, France Musique, 2004.

Crank, Lakeshore, 2006.

Turistas, Fox Music, 2006.

Sleeper Cell: Season 1, Rhythmbank, 2006.

Sleeper Cell: Season 2, Rhythmbank, 2006.

Vacancy, Commotion Records, 2007.

Shoot 'em Up, Varese Sarabande, 2007.

3AM, Fon, 2007.


Film Music:

(With Tangerine Dream) Zoning, 1986.

(With Tangerine Dream) Canyon Dreams, 1987, Image Entertainment, 1989.

(With Tangerine Dream) Shy People, 1987.

(With Tangerine Dream) Near Dark, De Laurentiis Entertainment Group, 1987.

(With Tangerine Dream) Three O'clock High, Universal, 1987.

(With Tangerine Dream) Red Nights, VPS Film-Entertainment, 1988.

(With Tangerine Dream) Destination Berlin, Circle Vision, 1988.

(With Tangerine Dream) Miracle Mile, Hemdale, 1989.

(With Tangerine Dream) Catch Me if You Can, Medusa Pictures, 1990.

(With Tangerine Dream) The Man Inside (also known as L'affaire Walraff), New Line Cinema, 1990.

Planetary Traveler (short film), 1997.

Infinity's Child (short film), 1999.

The Story of Computer Graphics, Sony Pictures Entertainment, 1999.

CyberWorld, IMAX, 2000.

Picture Claire, Serendipity Point Films, 2001.

(And songwriter) Crazy/Beautiful, Buena Vista, 2001.

(Including song "Girls and Posse Surf") Blue Crush, Universal, 2002.

Underworld, Screen Gems, 2003.

The Girl Next Door, Twentieth Century-Fox, 2004.

Bring It On Again, Universal, 2004.

(Including song "Think It Matters") Into the Blue, Sony Pictures Releasing, 2005.

Clair obscur (short film), Activia, 2005.

(Including song "Eternity and a Day") Underworld: Evolution, Screen Gems, 2006.

Turistas (also known as Paradise Lost), Atomic, 2006.

Crank, Lions Gate Films, 2006.

Vacancy, Sony Pictures, 2006.

The Fifth Commandment, 2006.

Shoot 'em Up, New Line Cinema, 2007.

Gardener of Eden, 7th Floor/Appian Way, 2007.

Television Music; Series:

Additional music, Fear Factor, NBC, beginning 2004.

Theme music, Sleeper Cell (also known as Sleeper Cell: American Terror), Showtime, 2005.

Television Music; Movies:

(With Tangerine Dream) The Park Is Mine, HBO, 1986.

(With Tangerine Dream) Tonight's the Night (also known as The Game of Love), ABC, 1987.

(With Tangerine Dream) Deadly Care, CBS, 1987.

(With Tangerine Dream) Dead Solid Perfect, HBO, 1988.

(With Tangerine Dream) Rainbow Drive, Showtime, 1990.

Pointman, syndicated, 1994.

Cheaters, HBO, 2000.

Additional music, Walkout, HBO, 2006.

Television Music; Episodic:

"Al-Faitha," Sleeper Cell (also known as Sleeper Cell: American Terror), Showtime, 2005.

Video Game Music:

Far Cry Instincts, Ubi Soft Entertainment, 2005.

Far Cry 1.5 Mission Pack, Ubi Soft Entertainment, 2006.

Rainbow Six: Vegas, Ubi Soft Entertainment, 2006.


Songs composed by Haslinger have appeared in other films, including "Girls and Posse Surf" from Blush Crush in The Italian Job, released by Paramount in 2003.



Paul Haslinger Official Site,http://www.haslinger.com, July 16, 2007.