"My (musical) world is a little bit dark... a little bit off-center. I think of it as tragically beautiful. That is how I would describe what I love best: tragically beautiful."―Angelo Badalamenti
Badalamenti is best known for his work with David Lynch having scored Blue Velvet, The Straight Story, Mulholland Drive in addition to the Twin Peaks franchise.
He participated with Lynch for the first two albums of Julee Cruise. He also took part in the Music of David Lynch album with the songs "Laura Palmer’s Theme", "Dance of The Dream Man" and "Twin Peaks Theme" also incorporated in the short film Psychogenic Fugue for the David Lynch Foundation.