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We Were Only Soldiers {listen}

A fanmix for the armies of the Golden Age

“We didn’t understand what we were going out to fight, what it would do to us. All we knew was home–light, and stars, and all the beauty that Golden Age had to offer us. We didn’t understand the darkness. We didn’t understand fear.”

i. Alexandre Desplat; Lily’s Theme ii. Harry Gregson-Williams; From Western Woods to Beaversdam iii. Christophe Beck; Walk to Party iv. Howard Shore; The Ride of the Rohirrim v. Two Steps From Hell; United We Stand, Divided We Fall vi. Joe Hisaishi; The Dragon Boy/The Bottomless Pit vii. James Newton Howard; Across the Desert viii. Audiomachine; Strange Light ix. Ramin Djawadi; What is Dead May Never Die x. Danny Elfman; The Story xi. Two Steps From Hell; Icarus xii. James Horner; Something Wicked This Way Comes xiii. Elmer Bernstein; The Army of the Dead xiv. George Fenton; The Earth’s Highest Challenge xv. Thomas Bergersen; Soulseeker xvi. Harry Gregson-Williams; Sorcery and Sudden Vengeance xvii. James Newton Howard; Raptors/Stand Together xviii. Loreena McKennit; Lullaby

The Universe Was Ruled by the Constellations – A mix for the Golden Age {listen}

Light thinks it travels faster than anything but it is wrong. No matter how fast light travels, it finds the darkness has always got there first, and is waiting for it.

–Terry Pratchett

i. Loreena McKennitt; Prologue ii. Howard Shore; Erebor iii. Apocalyptica; Beautiful iv. Clint Mansell; The Nursery v. Max Richter; On the Nature of Daylight vi. Jerry Goldsmith; A Lucky Bug vii. Two Steps From Hell; Birth of a Hero viii. Jerry Goldsmith; Short Hair ix. Hans Zimmer & John Powell; Save El Dorado x. Globus; Crusaders of the Light xi. Immediate Music; Destiny of the Chosen xii. Howard Shore; The Ride of the Rohirrim xiii. Harry Gregson-Williams; Return of the Lion xiv. Two Steps From Hell; Return From Darkness xv. Harry Gregson-Williams; Sorcery and Sudden Vengeance xvi. Loreena McKennitt; Lullaby

Temptation – a priest kink mix {listen}

i. Harry Gregson-Williams; Burning The Past ii. Rammstein; Rosenrot iii. 2Cellos; Hurt iv. Mediaeval Baebes; Adam Lay Ibounden v. Arcade Fire; My Body Is a Cage vi. Rammstein; Amour vii. Emigrate; You Can’t Get Enough viii. Black Lab; This Night ix. Trevor Morris; An Historic Love

Vengeance {listen}

For women who rose from the ashes, their hair clotted with blood, and sought justice for what was taken from them–those who will avenge themselves, and will make the earth tremble before them. 

i. Jerry Goldsmith; Blossoms ii. Underworld; Creature Banished and Cottagers Burn iii. Wardruna; Ingwar iv. Howard Shore; The Ride of the Rohirrim v. James Newton Howard; Across the Desert vi. Two Steps From Hell; Am I Not Human? vii. Benjamin Bartlett; Torosaurus Lock Horns viii. Howard Shore; An Ancient Enemy ix. Apocalyptica; Hope Vol. 2 x. Two Steps From Hell; Glory & Honor xi. Hans Zimmer; The Kraken xii. Thomas Bergersen; Soulseeker xiii. James Newton Howard; Raptors/Stand Together xiv. Eivør; Trøllabundin xv. Alexandre Desplat; Seduction/Breaking Staff xvi. Ramin Djawadi; Apologies xvii. Ramin Djawadi; What Is Dead May Never Die

Down Boy {listen}

I don’t know whether to kiss you or kill you. To be honest, I’d enjoy either. 

i. Digitalism; Miami Showdown ii. Yeah Yeah Yeahs; Down Boy iii. Riz MC; All Of You (ft. Plan B, Aruba Red) iv. The Pretty Reckless; Going to Hell v. Nico Vega; Blood Machine vi. Mason; Exceeder (Orginal Mix) vii. The Bravery; Hatef–k viii. Halestorm; I Get Off ix. Celldweller; Birthright (Birthwrong Remix by Blue Stahli) x. The Pretty Reckless; Hit Me Like A Man xi. Britney Spears; Toxic

We Harpooned the Stars – For fearlings and the terrors of the darkness. {listen

“The oldest and strongest emotion of mankind is fear, and the oldest and strongest kind of fear is fear of the unknown.”

― H.P. Lovecraft

i. Joseph Bishara; The Further ii. Nathan Whitehead; There Are People Outside iii. Brian Reitzell & Alex Heffes; Mt. Grimoor iv. Midnight Syndicate; Noctem Aeternus v. Cristophe Beck; The Rider vi. Howard Shore; An Ancient Enemy vii. Mychael Danna; God Storm viii. Nox Arcana; Descent Into Madness ix. Hatcha & Benga; 10 Tons Heavy x. Underworld; The Alps xi. Midnight Syndicate; Born of the Night xii. Nox Arcana; Night of the Wolf xiii. A Perfect Circle; Lullaby

Fairy Queen {listen}

I know a bank where the wild thyme blows, 
Where oxlips and the nodding violet grows, 
Quite over-canopied with luscious woodbine, 
With sweet musk-roses and with eglantine: 
There sleeps Titania sometime of the night, 
Lull’d in these flowers with dances and delight; 

–A Midsummer Night’s Dream

i. Tricky Pixie; Tam Lin ii. Faun; The Butterfly/Adam Lay Ybounden iii. Randy Edelman; The Kiss iv. Mediæval Bæbes; Salva Nos v. The Moon and the Nightspirit; Rögből élet vi. Faun; Punagra vii. Omnia; Fee Ra Huri viii. James Newton Howard; You Didn’t Even Get Wet ix. Alan Menken; Kingdom Dance x. Mediæval Bæbes; Musa Venit Carmine xi. Underworld; Dawn of Eden xii. Howard Shore; Flaming Red Hair

Anguissette – A mix for Phedre no Delaunay {listen}

“Such a small thing on which to hinge such a fate. Nothing more than a mote, a fleck, a mere speck of color.”

–Jacqueline Carey, Kushiel’s Dart

i. Apocalyptica; Beautiful ii. George Fenton; The Earth’s Highest Challenge iii. Trevor Morris; Saving Josh iv. Harry Gregson-Williams; Burning the Past v. Howard Shore, Billy Boyd; The Sacrifice of Faramir/The Edge of the Night vi. Thomas Bergersen; Merchant Prince vii. Danny Elfman; The Story viii. Thomas Bergersen; Soulseeker ix. Hedningarna; Räven (Fox Woman) x. Rammstein; Amour xi. Trevor Morris; An Historic Love 

Go To Hell – A mix for the queen of hell and her pets. {listen}

She rules not with force but with mind, and the fires you’ll find are not of fury but of power. 

i. A Perfect Circle; Lullaby ii. Android Lust; Stained iii. The Chromatics; Tick of the Clock iv. Blue Foundation; Needles v. Massive Attack; Angel vi. Fever Ray; If I Had A Heart vii. Two Steps From Hell; Fight The Darkness viii. Gin Wigmore; Kill Of The Night ix. The Stooges; I Wanna Be Your Dog x. The Black Keys; When The Lights Go Out xi. Alan Menken; Paris Burning xii. Jerry Goldsmith; The Huns Attack xiii. Ke$ha; Cannibal xiv. Nouvelle Vague; Master & Servant xv. The Bravery; Hatef–k xvi. Papa Roach; I Almost Told You That I Loved You xvii. You Me At Six; Little Death xviii. Nelly; Hot In Here xix. Rihanna; S&M xx. Halestorm; Bad Romance xxi. Street Sweeper Social Club; Clap For The Killers

Manic Pixie Nightmare Girl {listen}

“I don’t give a flying fuck about your mysterious, complicated man-pain.

i. The Black Keys; Chop and Change ii. Melody Thornton; Lipstick & Guilt iii. Halestorm; Bad Romance iv. Natalia Kills; Problem v. M.I.A.; XXXO vi. Rihanna; Rude Boy vii. Bikini Kill; Rebel Girl viii. The Kills; Cheap and Cheerful ix. The Black Keys; She’s Long Gone x. Morphine; All Wrong xi. David Bowie; Rebel Rebel xii. Ludo; Love Me Dead

She Sleeps With Monsters {listen}

Mama, she knows the one she loves is more monster than man–that the powers he grasps at blind him to the thing he is. But she is no angel, Mama, and while his fingers curled around her throat, she sharpened her teeth on his ribs. 

She sleeps with monsters because she’s half one herself. 

i. The Civil Wars; Devil’s Backbone ii. Laura Marling; Devil’s Resting Place iii. Danny Elfman; Into the Woods/The Witch iv. Rammstein; Mein Herz Brennt (Piano Version) v. Fever Ray; Concrete Walls vi. Alexandre Desplat; Seduction/Breaking Staff vii. Thomas Bergersen; Dreammaker viii. Audiomachine; Strange Light ix. Eivør; Brostnar Borgir x. Nox Arcana; Forest Lullaby xi. Two Steps From Hell; Am I Not Human? xii. Massive Attack; Angel xiii. Blue Foundation; Needles xiv. Apocalyptica; Hope xv. Blue Foundation; Sweep xvi. Hans Zimmer; Davy Jones xvii. Underworld; Come Scientist Destroy

Each of us Alone – A fanmix about those who are the last; of their families, of their kind, and those who only have no one. {listen}

For judasthepirate

Jack Frost

i. Damien Rice; Cold Water ii. UNKLE; Lonely Soul iii. The Devil’s Carnival; In All My Dreams I Drown

Toothiana

iv. Ryan Star; Losing Your Memory v. Oasis; Stop Crying Your Heart Out vi. The Black Keys; She’s Long Gone

E. Aster Bunnymund

vii. Peter Gabriel; Ngankarrparni (Sky Blue) (Reprise) viii. Eivør; Green Garden ix. Shearwater; You As You Were

Sanderson Mansnoozie

x. 2Cellos; Hurt xi. Harry Gregson-Williams; Burning the Past xii. Alexandre Desplat; River of Sorrow

Nicholas St. North

xiii. Gogol Bordello; When Universes Collide xiv. Howard Shore, Billy Boyd; The Sacrifice of Faramir/The Edge of Night

Man in the Moon

xv. Sunny Day Real Estate; Every Shining Time You Arrive xvi. The Black Ghosts; Full Moon xvii. Emmylou Harris, Alison Krauss & Gillian Welch; Didn’t Leave Nobody But The Baby

Pitch Black

xviii. The Brothers Bright; Blood On My Name xix. Danger Mouse & Sparklehorse; Revenge

No Braver – AU Fanmix, the villains become the heroes and the heroes become the villains, Part One {listen}

“A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes longer.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

How does one fight the shadows within as well as those without? How does one battle them alone, when his enemies outnumber him?

i. Two Steps From Hell; Everlasting ii. Alexandre Desplat; River of Sorrow iii. Laura Marling; Devil’s Resting Place iv. Adam Hurst; The Long Walk v. James Newton Howard; Inner Sanctum/The Nesting Grounds vi. Joe Hisaishi; The Dragon Boy/The Bottomless Pit vii. Two Steps From Hell; Icarus viii. Glen Hansard; Come Away To The Water ix. Mark Mancina; Sitka’s Death x. Howard Shore, Billy Boyd; The Sacrifice of Faramir/The Edge of Night

{Part Two}

Storyteller – A mix for the remarkable Katherine {listen}

i. Mark Mancina; Three Brothers ii. Joe Hisaishi; One Summer’s Day iii. Apocalyptica; Nothing Else Matters iv. Clint Mansell; The Nursery v. Mark Mancina; Sitka’s Death vi. James Newton Howard; Flying vii. Joe Hisaishi; The Dragon Boy viii. James Newton Howard; You Didn’t Even Get Wet ix. Nathan Johnson; Penelope’s Theme x. Benh Zeitlin & Dan Romer; Once There Was A Hushpuppy

Love As Thou Wilt – A fanmix for Blessed Elua (Kushiel’s Legacy) {listen}

For Blessed Elua, who was born from the tears of the Magdalene, the blood of Yeshua ben Yosef, and the body of the grieving Earth, who walked with flowers blossoming in his footsteps.

i. Underworld; Dawn of Eden ii. Harry Gregson-Williams; From Western Woods to Beaversdam iii. Joe Hisaishi; One Summer’s Day iv. Faun; Oyneng Yar v. Alan Menken; Kingdom Dance vi. Howard Shore; Flaming Red Hair vii. Faun; The Butterfly/Adam Lay Ybounden viii. Thomas Bergersen; Remember Me ix. Nathan Johnson; Penelope’s Theme x. Trevor Morris; An Historic Love xi. Jerry Goldsmith; Blossoms

Black Horses {listen}

GoC Western AU – Pitch Black

They said he was a hero once, before he started going by Pitch. A general in the war, all sorts of medals. Don’t know exactly what happened to him, but it must have been bad, because ever since he’s been nothing but a murderer. 

i. The Black Keys; When The Lights Go Out ii. Basil Poledouris; The Attack iii. Hans Zimmer; Canyon Chase iv. Laura Marling; Devil’s Resting Place v. Geoff Zanelli; Buffalo Jump vi. Gin Wigmore; Kill of the Night vii. Lera Lynn; Wolf Like Me viii. Basil Poledouris; Night Mares ix. Holly Golightly & the Brokeoffs; Devil Do x. David Arnold; Somebody’s Out There xi. The Brothers Bright; Blood on My Name

For the Price of a Song {listen}

“Eight hundred years I have ruled, chained to this rock, claimed by neither earth nor sky! Eight hundred years! And you ask me why?”

i. Alexandre Desplat; Lily’s Theme ii. Kashiwa Daisuke; The Afternoon of Rainy Day iii. Apocalyptica; Nothing Else Matters iv. Emma Thompson, Peigi Barker; Noble Maiden Fair v. Ramin Djawadi; What Is Dead May Never Die vi. Hans Zimmer; Calypso vii. Mychael Danna; God Storm viii. Cristophe Beck; The Rider ix. Thomas Bergersen; Soulseeker x. Lisa Gerrard; The Rite xi. James Newton Howard; The Secret Swim

Endless Forms – A mix for eldritch abomination husbands who exist through all time and space {listen}

Eldritch Abominations Blacksand AU 

“I have frequently wondered if the majority of mankind ever pause to reflect upon the occasionally titanic significance of dreams, and of the obscure world to which they belong.”

–H.P. Lovecraft, Beyond the Wall of Sleep

i. Nox Arcana; The Stars Align ii. Nathan Whitehead; Release the Beast iii. Massive Attack; Angel iv. Danny Elfman; The Story v. Midnight Syndicate; Lurking Fear vi. Howard Shore; An Ancient Enemy vii. Brian Reitzell & Alex Heffes; Mt. Grimoor viii. Two Steps From Hell; Demon Child ix. Elmer Bernstein; The Army of the Dead x. Underworld; Creature Banished and Cottagers Burn xi. Nox Arcana; Phantasmagoria xii. Joseph Bishara; Broken Open xiii. Because of Ghosts; No Stars In Tokyo xiv. Trevor Yuile; Endless Forms Most Beautiful xv. You Can’t Explain Logic; May You Have Great Wisdom xvi. Underworld; Come Scientist Destroy xvii. Fever Ray; If I Had a Heart xviii. Midnight Syndicate; Sleep Tight