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‘Stranger Things 2’ soundtrack gets the vinyl release it deserves

Last year, Stranger Things exploded into one of the top pop culture highlights of 2016 and the hype around the second season of Netflix’s 80s fetishizing smash hit has largely picked up and progressed from exactly where the show’s pilot season left off. The sci-fi sensation is an authentic examination and homage to the 1980’s matched with a […]

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Stranger Things composers break down main title theme on ‘Song Exploder’

Netflix‘s original series Stranger Things is the streaming service’s hottest show for the second straight year.Initially released in July of 2016, the nostalgia-steeped series has since been nominated for 18 Emmys and even went on to win the Emmy for Outstanding Original Main Title Theme Music.The show’s composers Michael Stein and Kyle Dixon of the synth-led electronica outfit S […]

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The Stranger Things 2 Soundtrack Is Good Work Music

For a horror soundtrack, Stranger Things 2 feels very… productive. The rhythmic synths don’t evoke a Lovecraftian monster so much as a gently churning supercomputer. This makes for a great soundtrack to your work day. Cue it up on Spotify and get in the zone.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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BAIT And Stranger Things Will Be Releasing A 2nd Pair Of Reeboks This Weekend

Coming fresh off the release of their Reebok Ex-O-Fit Clean Hi last week, sneaker boutique BAIT has teamed up once again with the Netflix hit show Stranger Things, Ghostbusters, and Reebok for another release. 33 Years after the incidents surrounding Hawkins, Indiana, artifacts that have been archived for examination have been brought to light. The BAIT x […]

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Explaining Stranger Things’ most obscure reference

The Dragon’s Lair prowess of the Stranger Things gang isn’t the only unbelievable sight inside the series’ era-appropriate arcade. The Palace is filled with recognizable cabinets—Dig Dug, Asteroids, Galaga—but buried in its backroom is a curious machine that even the most ardent retro game fans wouldn’t recognize: …Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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The Senate Democrats Do Not Understand Stranger Things

The White House’s long-awaited tax plan is supposed to be officially unveiled tomorrow after details of how the proposal would immediately raise taxes on the middle class were reported on by multiple outlets. In preparation for tomorrow’s news, the Senate Democrats decided to get with the times through pop culture.Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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Stranger Things Season Two Is Still Full Of Great Cars With One Notable Mistake

Last year, we reveled in the ‘80s-tastic nostalgia-porn of Stranger Things, and, predictable bastard I am, wrote about all of the period cars used in the series. Season two was released last Friday, and over the weekend sweet, loyal Jalopnik readers were already all over my ass to do this again for the new series.…Read […]

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Come on, Stranger Things, no one ever got that far in Dragon’s Lair

In a premiere episode that saw titanic hellbeasts looming over a fire-choked horizon, a young boy perilously trapped between reality and a grim alternate dimension, criminal teens evading the cops with their psionic abilities, and a high schooler driving a bitching Camaro, Stranger Things’ second season has already…Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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Spotify Will Now Make You a Custom Stranger Things Playlist

After marketing stunts that’ve included a Netflix countdown clock and “Strange Mode” themed Lyft rides, one more charming Stranger Things gimmick to add to the mix: tied to today’s season two release, Spotify has rolled out custom playlists themed to different characters on the show, and will analyze your listening…Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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Watch Stranger Things composers create sci-fi soundscapes at the Moog factory

Anticipation for the beloved, nostalgia-ridden sci-fi hit Stranger Things has undoubtedly been at an all-time high this past month and, with the release of the second season, finally crested.Between the deliverance of synth-led S U R V I V E’s dark soundtrack for the Netflix original and the desire to escape to much simpler, ostensibly blissful times, Stranger Things‘ […]

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Release Info On The Stranger Things x BAIT x Reebok Ex-O-Fit Clean Hi

Who’s going be glued to the their TV this weekend to watch Stranger Things season 2? Not gonna lie, that sounds like a great time to be honest. To celebrate the return of one of the best shows Netflix has ever come out with, Stranger Things, BAIT and Reebok have come together to release the Stranger Things x […]

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Puke in a Stranger Things-themed Lyft this Halloween

As you head out to this weekend’s Halloween festivities, remember to avail yourself of public transportation, taxis, or ride-sharing services if you plan on drinking. But hey, being responsible doesn’t mean abandoning the spirit of the season. This year, consider puking in the backseat of a Lyft with a spooky fun …Read more… Continue Reading […]

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Listen to S U R V I V E get ‘a bit darker and weirder’ on Stranger Things season two soundtrack

The Stranger Things cast sat down with Emmy Magazine after season one wrapped up, where they revealed that the next season would be “a lot more horror-oriented.” Season two of the Netflix hit show arrives on October 27, just in time for Halloween, and is set to consist of just 9 episodes.In anticipation of the impending […]

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Get a first look at the ‘Stranger Things’ season two soundtrack

With just two weeks remaining in the countdown to Stranger Things season two, the soundtrack’s masterminds have added to the excitement with the release of an inaugural track off the forthcoming soundtrack, due out Oct. 20.Kyle Dixon and Michael Stein, who make up S U R V I V E, have released “Walkin’ in Hawkins” on […]

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