Original Music Score
The original music score for Undertow is composed and performed by Darren Middleton and Simon Walbrook.
Darren spent his time between 1991 and 2010 as guitarist and songwriter with much loved Brisbane band, Powderfinger.
Throughout their 20-year career, they won 17 ARIA awards, and a slew of APRA Songwriter awards. They released 7 albums and toured the world many times over. During their time as a band, Darren scored for the Heath Ledger movie, ‘Two Hands” and Eric Bana’s “Love the Beast”.
Since Powderfinger disbanded he has worked as a songwriter, producer and film composer, as well as releasing two solo albums, “Translations” and “Splinters”.
An AACTA award winning sound designer and composer, Simon has a long list of film and television credits. As a musician and producer he has mixed, remixed and created tracks with Dr Octagon, Kool Keith, Bonde do Role, Architecture in Helsinki, Kid Loco, Queen, DJ Dexta, Princess Superstar and Passion Pit.
The film has a pumping soundtrack provided by local Byron Bands and artists adding to the vibe.