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This is how the music for Stranger Things was chosen

Has there ever been a better soundtrack to a TV show than that of Stranger Things?

The answer you're looking for is 'No, no there hasn't and get out of my head'.


Matching the Amblin-inspired antics on screen, the Netflix sensation owes much of its success to the eighties playlist and moody synth which so immerse us in small town eighties Indiana. It's a retro revelation.

So, with an official soundtrack on the way, who better to tell fans about how such a playlist was crafted than the Duffer Brothers (Matt and Ross), who created the show and called upon Austin band SURVIVE to score it?

Speaking to Complex, the siblings revealed everything you wanted to know about the mixtape of the year.



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