Composers Jode & Dave AKA Verbal Vigilante have been writing together for over 10 years. A combination of a classical background and cutting edge music production underpins their music and approach to each project. They have written & recorded live orchestral pieces for Hollywood movie trailers and created unique cinematic sound design for major film studios such as Warner Bros., Universal Pictures, Marvel Studios, Walt Disney Pictures and 20th Century Fox.
Their work has featured in over 70 of the biggest motion picture advertising campaigns over the last 5 years; including THE HOBBIT: THE DESOLATION OF SMAUG, CAPTAIN PHILLIPS, THE DARK KNIGHT RISES and THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 2.
Jode and David have previously written the music and created audio branding for the Sky F1 Channel & Sky Sports News Channel idents. They have composed the original music and sound design for Sony Pictures TV/ITV2’s new international horror hit gameshow RELEASE THE HOUNDS.
They are scoring an animated adaption of the children’s book THE FEARSOME BEASTIE for Slurpy Studios, starring Brian Blessed and Alison Steadman. They’re also writing the original soundtrack & sound-design for the upcoming fantasy adventure game WULVERBLADE, coming soon to Xbox One.
Their most recent television commission is the ITV series BEAR GRYLLS SURVIVAL SCHOOL which first broadcast in April 2016. They’re about to embark on the new series of cult BBC Children’s show RAVEN.