Guardians of the Galaxy 2 Soundtrack Now Available on Cassette
The Awesome Mix Vol. 2 is now officially available on cassette tape,A Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2A director James Gunn reveals. Following its predecessora s footstep, the OST also gets an old school treatment that would surely amplify the nostalgia brought about by the carefully curated songs in the moviea s soundtrack.
Music is such an integral part ofA theA Guardians of the GalaxyA franchise a it sets the mood for a film sequence and the filma s A storytelling spills to the beats of the lyrics and rhythm that its soundtrack has. Much like the stellar collection of A a 70s to a 80s records for the first film in the series that played off the throwback vibes really well, Gunn has once again come up with a slew of songs that not only adds dynamic to the movie but also speaks to the overall theme it is going for. Which is why when he announced back in April that theA Guardians of the Galaxy 2A OSTA will also be released in other media formats including cassette, many fans and collectors have been on the lookout for its release date.
The director of the successful Marvel property recently took it to his officialA InstagramA account toA finally reveal that the much-awaitedA Awesome Mix Vol. 2 is now available on cassette tape complete with what appears to be a personally handwritten tracklist to capitalize on the nostalgia.
- Mr. Blue Sky a Electric Light Orchestra
- Fox on the Run a Sweet
- Lake Shore Drive a Aliotta Haynes Jeremiah
- The Chain a Fleetwood Mac
- Bring It on Home to Me a Sam Cooke
- Southern Nights a Glen Campbell
- My Sweet Lord a George Harrison
- Brandy (Youa re a Fine Girl) a Looking Glass
- Come a Little Bit Closer a Jay and the Americans
- Wham Bam Shang-a-Lang a Silver
- Surrender a Cheap Trick
- Father and Son a Cat Stevens
- Flash Light a Parliament
- A Guardians Inferno a TheA SneepersA feat. David Hasselhoff
Fans were quick to comment on Gunna s post regarding their excitement on the release of the Awesome Mix Vol. 2 in cassetteA tape with some even suggesting that it would be a great idea ifA the item also came with a Sony cassette player. No information, however, was given thus far in terms of the vinyl format which the OST will supposedly also come out in.
The original film furthered byA Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2A provided a different spin in terms of incorporating music into film. Instead of just being a background prop,A Gunn utilized it in a way that it drivesA the filma s narrative a almost like a character altogether. So, ita s not a surprise that the musicA has become almost as iconic as Star-Lord (Chris Pratt), Gamora (Zoe Saldana), Drax (Dave Bautista), Rocket (Bradley Cooper) and Groot (Vin Diesel).