Netflix’s “Da-DUM was too short for use in theatres so they commissioned an extended remix

Everyone is intimately aware of the “Da-DUM” audio signature that precedes every Netflix show. The problem is that at three seconds, it’s two short for use as a pre-movie flourish in theatres. So they got Hans Zimmer to extend it.

Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 40+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

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