Microsoft have just confirmed the release of Halo 4 Original Soundtrack Volume 2.
"Following the huge critical and commercial success of the record-breaking 2012 release ‘Halo 4 Original Soundtrack’ by the award-winning producer and composer Neil Davidge, Microsoft, 7Hz Productions and 343 Industries are pleased to announce the release of ‘Halo 4 Original Soundtrack Volume 2’, available on April 8th 2013.
‘Halo 4 Original Soundtrack Volume 2’ features more stunning, expansive orchestral- electronic opuses which comprise a 20-track digital release, containing all the key themes from the game that we weren’t able to include on the first volume.
11 of the tracks are composed and produced by Neil Davidge with a further 8 by 343 in-house composer Kazuma Jinnouchi. The soundtrack also includes Kazuma’s new interpretation of Martin O’Donnell and Michael Salvatori’s iconic ‘Never Forget’ from Halo 3. The tracks on Halo 4 Original Soundtrack Volume 2 are presented in chronological order as they appear in the game, to help bring the listener right into the heart of the Halo 4 experience."Just in case you missed that:
The soundtrack also includes Kazuma’s new interpretation of Martin O’Donnell and Michael Salvatori’s iconic ‘Never Forget’ from Halo 3.
As I told you earlier, here is the track list:
01. Atonement - Kazuma Jinnouchi
02. Gravity - Kazuma Jinnouchi
03. Wreckage - Kazuma Jinnouchi
04. Aliens - Neil Davidge
05. Kantele Bow - Neil Davidge
06. Pylons - Neil Davidge
07. Escape - Neil Davidge
08. Swamp - Neil Davidge
09. Push Through - Neil Davidge
10. Convoy - Neil Davidge
11. To Galaxy (Extended) - Neil Davidge
12. Lasky's Theme - Kazuma Jinnouchi
13. Foreshadow - Neil Davidge
14. Cloud City - Neil Davidge
15. This Armour - Neil Davidge
16. Intruders - Kazuma Jinnouchi
17. Mantis - Kazuma Jinnouchi
18. Sacrifice - Kazuma Jinnouchi
19. Never Forget (Midnight Version) - Kazuma Jinnouchi
20. Majestic - Kazuma Jinnouchi
In the UK, there are two flavours available to pre-order now, the digital download for £7.99 and a combo of the Original OST Special Edition Box Set along with a digital version of Volume 2 for £35.99. Still no word on a straight CD release of Volume 2.
If you missed it, I did an unboxing of the Special Edition Boxset, it is well worth a purchase for £36!
- Cowboy Out