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The Official Musical Companion To DC’s Dark Nights: Death Metal Has Been Announced

Jack Rogers
Jack Rogers 12 May 2021 at 14.48

You can check out Mastodon's contribution 'Forged By Neron' right now.

DC's Dark Nights: Death Metal, a brand new comic book story, have now announced the details of the official accompanying soundtrack, released via Loma Vista Recordings.

Executive produced by Tyler Bates, the collection of songs is set to act as a musical counterpart to the series' storyline and host a load of big and bold names.

It will be released digitally on June 18 and physically on July 16.

The full tracklisting looks like this:

01. Mastodon - “Forged by Neron”
02. Chelsea Wolfe - “Diana”
03. HEALTH, Tyler Bates - “ANTI-LIFE (feat. Chino Moreno)”
04. Maria Brink, Tyler Bates - “Meet Me In Fire (feat. Andy Biersack)”
05. Grey Daze - “Anything, Anything”
06. Rise Against - “Broken Dreams, Inc.”
07. Manchester Orchestra - “Never Ending”
08. Denzel Curry, PlayThatBoiZay - “Bad Luck”
09. Carach Angren - “Skull With a Forked Tongue”
10. Starcrawler - “Good Time Girl”
11. GUNSHIP, Tyler Bates - “Berserker (feat. Dave Lombardo)”
12. Greg Puciato, Tyler Bates, Gil Sharone - “Now You've Really Done It”
13. Show Me The Body - “Stone Cold Earth”
14. IDLES - “Sodium”
15. Soccer Mommy - “Kissing in the Rain”

You can also hear Mastodon's contribution right now, the sweltering 'Forged By Neron', which the band had this to say about:

"We are super excited and honoured to be part of the Dark Nights: Death Metal Soundtrack! We’ve all been fans of DC Comics and the Batman universe since we were kids, so it really means a lot for us to be able to add something to that world."

Here it is:

You can also hear Rise Against's contribution below:

Tyler Bates had this to say about the huge collaboration of visual and audio art:

“This soundtrack and motion-comic series was made by fans of comics, for fans of comics and music. 'Dark Nights: Death Metal’ is next-level storytelling by two incredibly talented artists in Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo. The visual aspect of this comic is entirely compelling, and resonates throughout each song on the soundtrack." 

You can pre-order the record and three different variants of the comic book 1-3, with exclusive Rise Against, Grey Daze and Denzel Curry covers, from right HERE

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