Fans were intrigued by the information released by Alan Wake 2 that the game would feature a fast-paced soundtrack. Professional catalog tracks and others also help to prepare players and help you understand the style and their possibilities as best as possible.
The songs in this collection play an important role in the story and plot of Alan Wake 2. Whether associated with Saga or Alan, each song brings the player through the narrative through a different device.
Alan Wake first became very famous for its soundtrack (my favorite song for a long time was “Haunted” by Poe after hearing it while playing Alan Wake when I was in college) and it was composed by Petri Alanko.
About the game Alan Wake 2
Alan Wake II is a survival horror game developed by Remedy Entertainment and published by Epic Games Publishing. It is the sequel to the original Alan Wake game.
The game’s story is based on best-selling horror novelist Alan Wake, who has been trapped in an alternate dimension for 13 years, as he attempts to escape by writing a horror story involving an FBI agent named Saga Andersson.
The game is based on the majestic landscape of Washington State in the Pacific Northwest of the United States. The quaint and romantic city of Brittle Falls is also home to the annual Dyer Fest.
Nearby is the Stor City of Wateri, founded by Finnish immigrants around the industry of logging and fishery.
Music of Alan Wake 2
It’s very important that if you attack the songs once you can listen to them every time, it’s the equivalent of a Sherlockian mind palace. Alan Wake 2 invests heavily in its cinematic quality.
Remedy Entertainment is no stranger to including licensed music in its games. Previous titles such as Control, Max Payne, and Alan Wake included music from artists that enhanced the themes and tone of their stories.
And for Alan Wake 2, it’s no exception. Remedy has once again brought the power of music to Bright Falls, and the game has a massive soundtrack full of licensed music to enjoy.
Here, we’ve compiled a full list of the 20 licensed music tracks found in Alan Wake 2, so check it out if you’re enjoying singing along while playing. This information comes from the in-game credits of Alan Wake 2.
Alan Wake 2 Soundtrack List
Alan Wake 2 has recently released its soundtrack, here’s the full list of song titles and artists performing them.
- ‘Follow You Into The Dark’ – RAKEL: “Follow You Into the Dark” is a song by Alan Wake and Raquel. The song was released on October 27, 2023, and is part of the album Alan Wake II – Chapter Songs, the song was produced by Hevitaemu and performed by Sindri Mar Sigfusson, mixed by Kalla Kesikuru and Jonas Carlsson.
- ‘Lost At Sea’ – Jean Castel: “Lost at Sea” is a song by Alan Wake and Jean Castell1. This is part of the album Alan Wake II – Chapter Songs 2. The song was released in 2023.
Here is the complete list of Alan Wake 2 Soundtrack includes:
- ‘Superhero’ – Mougleta: The song Superhero was composed by Mougleta. This song was in the Alan Wake II – Chapter Songs album. The song was released in 2023. The song’s genre is pop.
- ‘Dark, Twisted And Cruel’ – Paleface: The song Dark, Twisted And Cruel’ was composed by Paleface. The song was released in 2023.
- ‘No One Left To Live’ – ROOS+BERG: This song was in the Alan Wake II – Chapter Songs album. The song’s genre is pop.
- ‘Wide Awake’ – Jaimes: The song Wide Awake was released on 2023-10-27. The songs genre is Pop.
- ‘The Happy Song’ – Poets of the Fall: The Happy Song was in the album Temple of Thought and composed by the Artist Poets of the Fall. The song’s genre includes Pop & rock.
- ‘Heroes And Villains’ – Poets of the Fall: The song was in the album Ghostlight & composed by the Artist Poets of the Fall. The song was released in 2022.
- ‘This Road (AW)’ – Poe: The song was written by Poe & Sam Lake and composed by the Artist Poe.
- ‘Yoton Yo (Nightless Night)’ – Martti Suosalo: The song ‘Yoton Yo (Nightless Night)’ was composed by Martti Suosalo. Here is another track which was also composed by him ‘Sankarin Tango (Hero’s Tango)’
- ‘Prayer At The Gate’ – PJ Harvey: This song was in the I Inside the Old Year Dying album. The song was released in 2023. The song’s genre includes Alternative/Indie.
- ‘Take Control’ – Old Gods of Asgard: This song was in the album Control and composed by the Artist Old Gods of Asgard. The song was released in 2019. Here is a list of songs also composed by the same artist.
- ‘Balance Slays The Demon’
- ‘Children of the Elder God’
- ‘The Poet and the Muse’
- Anger’s Remorse
- Dark Ocean Summoning
- ‘Herald of Darkness’
Where Alan Wake 2 Soundtrack Streaming
There is no information about the streaming of the Alan Wake 2 soundtrack but it will likely be released on its platforms or vinyl. Since most of the music appearing in the tracklist is also new music, these tracks have not been released by individual artists.
Brings through, as a game, it is a mixed-medium achievement. Alan Wake 2 also features the use of live-action segments and images, cinematic structures and film grain, and music to showcase the game’s narrative.
Remedy’s developers deeply understand the power of each medium and leverage it to create a powerful narrative that impacts audiences in different ways.
Composer of Alan Wake 2
Petri Alanko: Petri Alanko is a musician as well as a writer. He is famous for writing songs in Control (2019), Alan Wake (2010), and Control: The Foundation (2020).
The release date of the game was released on October 27, 2023, for PC, PlayStation 5, and Xbox Series, the game received critical acclaim.
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