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    Hey Mouth Breathers, The “Stranger Things” Soundtrack Is Finally Here

    And the track names are iconic.

    If you're anyone who's anyone, you know that Stranger Things is the best show around right now.

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    And if you don't, you better get to binge-watching, or you're an even bigger idiot than Steve Harrington.

    The only thing better than Stranger Things is its haunting, '80s synthesizer-packed soundtrack.

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    Netflix promised us the music, and "soon" — but WHEN IS SOON?

    We hear you loud and clear. The #StrangerThings Official Soundtrack is coming soon. Over.

    Well, great news! "Soon" is this week! The first volume of the two-volume original soundtrack debuts digitally on Aug. 12, and the second on Aug. 19.

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    Volume 1 will be released on CD on Sept. 16, and Volume 2 on Sept. 23.

    Check out the full set list for Volume 1 below, which includes a too-brief nod to Barb:

    01. Stranger Things

    02. Kids

    03. Nancy and Barb

    04. This Isn’t You

    05. Lay-Z-Boy

    06. Friendship

    07. Eleven

    08. A Kiss

    09. Castle Beyers

    10. Hawkins

    11. The Upside Down

    12. After Sarah

    13. One Blink For Yes

    14. Photos In The Woods

    15. Fresh Blood

    16. Lamps

    17. Hallucinations

    18. Hanging Lights

    19. Biking To School

    20. Are You Sure?

    21. Agents

    22. Papa

    23. Cops Are Good At Finding

    24. No Weapons

    25. Walking Through The Nether

    26. She’ll Kill You

    27. Run Away

    28. No Autopsy

    29. Dispatch

    30. Joyce and Lonnie Fighting

    31. Lights Out

    32. Hazmat Suits

    33. Theoretically

    34. You Can Talk To Me

    35. What Else Is There To Do?

    36. Hawkins Lab

    The original score was composed by Kyle Dixon and Michael Stein, members of the Austin experimental synth quartet Survive.

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    The Duffer Brothers, who created Stranger Things, used the band's first LP in a trailer they made to pitch their concept to Netflix.

    “We discussed having a classic tone and feel to the music for the show but being reserved enough that it wasn't ’80s cheese, while offering a refreshing quality so that felt modern," Stein said in a Netflix press release.

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    And while we wait for Aug. 12, give the show's more mainstream bops a listen on the official Spotify playlist.

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    *plays air synthesizer, tries to move objects with mind, eats many Eggos*

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