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HEART OF DARKNESS - (by Geoffrey Wilson)  Year: 2015
Geoffrey Wilson A hybrid orchestral/electronic, horror/action/thriller track that would be perfect for a movie trailer or edgy scenes in a movie or television show. Instrumental, Dangerous, Edgy Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
10 Mixes Available
754177 2:04 Med Slow 65   


DARK MOON RISING [2:29] - (by Joey Stebanuk)  Year: 2013
Joey Stebanuk Dark edgy haunting suspenseful feel Similar to Ry Cooder music in "Paris Texas". Solo acoustic guitar with a great appropriate sound, a southern style. Slow deep hypnotic cinematic. Great for a captivating haunting contemplative suspenseful mood. A dark melody. Great for film trailer documentary TV. Instrumental, Country, Country Rock
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (solo acoustic guitar) - Country, Country Rock
605639 2:30 Slow 70   
Loop (seamless loop) - Dangerous, Edgy Music
754056 0:46 Slow 70   
60sec (dark suspensful guitar) - Dangerous, Edgy Music
463478 1:00 Slow 70   
30sec (suspenseful) - Dangerous, Edgy Music
619352 0:30 Slow 70   
Variation (45 seconds) - Dangerous, Edgy Music
734981 0:45 Slow 70   


WAITING TIME - (by Brian Thomas Curtin)
Brian Thomas Curtin This hypnotic, dreamy and reflective instrumental has an anxious droning rhythmic groove with a haunting trance-like atmosphere. A subtle melody with simple pulsating harmony evokes a sad mysterious mood. Ends with a sudden unexpected unresolved chord. Dialog friendly with easy edit points. Instrumental, Dangerous, Edgy Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dangerous, Edgy Music
787712 1:38 Med Slow 91   


PROCEED WITH CAUTION - (by Brian Thomas Curtin)
Brian Thomas Curtin This edgy and intense, suspenseful instrumental has a trance-like rhythmic groove with a tense and mysterious atmosphere. A haunting melody with pulsating harmonic changes underneath evokes an anxious hypnotic mood. Ends with a reverberating last chord. Dialog friendly with easy edit points. Instrumental, Dangerous, Edgy Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dangerous, Edgy Music
753306 1:33 Med Slow 91   


OPEN TO CHANGE - (by Brian Thomas Curtin)
Brian Thomas Curtin This soft and mellow, atmospheric instrumental has a spacious texture with a subtle rhythmic groove. A simple delicate melody with hypnotic pulsating harmonic changes underneath evokes a reflective trance-like mood. Ends with a lingering last chord. Dialog friendly with easy edit points. Instrumental, Dangerous, Edgy Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dangerous, Edgy Music
787719 1:33 Med Slow 91   


LIFE IN LIMBO - (by Brian Thomas Curtin)
Brian Thomas Curtin This sad, dreamy and mysterious instrumental has a simple droning rhythmic groove with a hypnotic trance-like atmosphere. A haunting melody with subtle pulsating harmony evokes an anxious reflective mood. Ends with a sudden unexpected unresolved chord. Dialog friendly with easy edit points. Instrumental, Dangerous, Edgy Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dangerous, Edgy Music
787713 1:33 Med Slow 91   


INVISIBLE BORDERS - (by Brian Thomas Curtin)
Brian Thomas Curtin This haunting, dreamy and mysterious instrumental has an anxious atmosphere with a subtle rhythmic groove. A simple delicate melody with hypnotic pulsating harmonic changes underneath evokes a reflective trance-like mood. Ends with a sad lingering last chord. Dialog friendly with easy edit points. Instrumental, Dangerous, Edgy Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dangerous, Edgy Music
787716 1:33 Med Slow 91   


HIDDEN DANGER - (by Brian Thomas Curtin)
Brian Thomas Curtin Hypnotic and mysterious, this suspenseful instrumental has a pulsating rhythmic groove with a tense and edgy atmosphere. A haunting melody with brooding harmonies looming underneath evokes an anxious intense mood. Ends with a tentative unresolved chord. Dialog friendly with easy edit points. Instrumental, Dangerous, Edgy Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dangerous, Edgy Music
753302 1:33 Med Slow 91   


COSMIC ISOLATION - (by Brian Thomas Curtin)
Brian Thomas Curtin Sad and reflective, this haunting instrumental has a hypnotic rhythmic groove with an anxious trance-like atmosphere. Delicate echoing melodies drifting over subtle pulsating harmonies evoke a dreamy mysterious mood. Ends suddenly with an unresolved last chord. Dialog friendly with easy edit points. Instrumental, Dangerous, Edgy Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dangerous, Edgy Music
787730 1:36 Med Slow 91   


BROKEN DREAMS - (by Brian Thomas Curtin)
Brian Thomas Curtin Sad, dreamy and reflective, this instrumental has a simple droning rhythmic groove with a hypnotic trance-like atmosphere. A haunting melody with subtle pulsating harmony evokes an anxious mysterious mood. Ends with a sudden unexpected unresolved chord. Dialog friendly with easy edit points. Instrumental, Dangerous, Edgy Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dangerous, Edgy Music
787729 1:36 Med Slow 91   


BOUND AND DETERMINED - (by Brian Thomas Curtin)
Brian Thomas Curtin Mysterious and edgy, this suspenseful instrumental grows with rhythmic intensity creating a tension-filled anxious atmosphere. Dreamy rising melodic lines, hypnotic pulsating harmonies and a determined repetitive groove evoke a hauntingly intense mood. Ends with a lingering unresolved last chord. Instrumental, Dangerous, Edgy Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dangerous, Edgy Music
753299 1:41 Med Slow 91   


ANOTHER TIME - (by Brian Thomas Curtin)
Brian Thomas Curtin This atmospheric, soft and mellow instrumental has a spacious texture with a subtle rhythmic groove. A simple delicate melody with hypnotic pulsating harmonic changes underneath evokes a reflective trance-like mood. Ends with a lingering unresolved last chord. Dialog friendly with easy edit points. Instrumental, Dangerous, Edgy Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dangerous, Edgy Music
787731 1:38 Med Slow 91   


TENSE TRAILER - (by Eric Bode)  Year: 2015
Eric Bode A slick and modern piece of music for use in trailers. Featuring brass stabs, pounding drums and distorted synth bass. A great tense underscore for action/drama. Available as a perc/FX edit. Instrumental, Dangerous, Edgy Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
30sec - Dangerous, Edgy Music
753295 0:31 Med Fast 130   
30sec (Perc and FX Edit) - Dangerous, Edgy Music
753297 0:31 Med Fast 130   


DIAMOND HEIST - (by Reed Robbins)  Year: 2015
Reed Robbins Super cool heist and cat burglar music. Suspenseful, jazzy muted trumpet, soprano sax, strings and aggressive piano figures over steady triplet rhythm percussion, including triangle and shaker. Builds to a climactic jazz ensemble ending with a James Bond type brass sting. Think "Lethal Weapon." Instrumental, Dangerous, Edgy Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dangerous, Edgy Music
753234 1:36 Medium 121   


MAHTAB-MOONLIGHT MIX PT 4 - (by Solace)  Year: 2006
Solace A lost caravan seen in the distance. Wisps of dust blown on their sun bathed skin, slow moving, seeking shelter, seeking water in an open sand dune landscape. Frame drums and ethnic percussion thunder in the distance exposing the vastness and emptiness of the desert. Instrumental, Dangerous, Edgy Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dangerous, Edgy Music
752971 3:32 Slow 60   


THE TEMPEST - (by Dream Valley Music)  Year: 2015
Dream Valley Music Building from an uneasy atmosphere into complete Bedlam with a variety of orchestral passages, stabs and flourishes. Instrumental, Dangerous, Edgy Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dangerous, Edgy Music
753885 1:59 Medium 114   
60sec - Action, Intense Electro-Orch
752594 1:00 Medium 114   
30sec - Action, Adventure Electro-Orch
752593 0:32 Medium 114   
Loop - Action, Adventure Electro-Orch
752595 0:34 Medium 114   
Variation (Underscore version) - Action, Impending Electro-Orch
752596 1:37 Medium 114   


CRUSADE - (by Dream Valley Music)  Year: 2015
Dream Valley Music Epic orchestration with pounding drums and sweeping chords. Builds into a victorious climax. Dangerous, Edgy Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dangerous, Edgy Music
753892 1:41 Medium 125   
30sec - Action, Adventure Electro-Orch
752556 0:30 Medium 125   
Variation (60-secs version) - Action, Adventure Electro-Orch
752557 1:06 Medium 125   
Loop - Action, Adventure Electro-Orch
752559 0:31 Medium 125   
Variation A (Drumderscore version) - Dangerous, Dangerous Droning
752558 1:44 Medium 125   
Variation B (Underscore version) - Dangerous, Dangerous Droning
752560 0:51 Medium 125   


GAMMA TWINS - (by Dmitri Belchenko)  Year: 2015
Dmitri Belchenko A hybrid drum & bass track with a mix of cinematic and electronic. The track has an apocalyptic feel with distant guitar strums, glitched drums and eerie sound effects. Half way through the track switches to a funky drum and bass loop with a deep and warm bassline accompanied by a piano melody. Instrumental, Electronic, Breakbeat
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
10 Mixes Available
752401 2:06 Med Fast 130   


A GREAT ADVENTURE - (by Dmitri Belchenko)  Year: 2015
Dmitri Belchenko Soaring and triumphant, fanfare like soundtrack, for amazing feats and grand adventures. Orchestral style production with big, pounding percussion. Suitable for fantasy and adventure, pirates and swashbuckling heroes. Instrumental, Action, Theme Pirates
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
13 Mixes Available
752341 2:10 Slow 65   


SHADOWS - (by Dmitri Belchenko)  Year: 2015
Dmitri Belchenko A dark and edgy track with deep ambiance and big percussion. The track opens with a very ambient and wide open sound, distant effects and chimes add to the mood of the track. Deep bass and powerful drum hits add a great bit of power to the track. Instrumental, Dangerous, Dramatic Chase
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
11 Mixes Available
752091 2:34 Medium 125   


INFECTION - (by Guido Gavazzi)  Year: 2015
Guido Gavazzi Maybe it's too late. The infection is everywhere. They do not stand a chance and if they were to be infected too, it's the end for all. We are doomed to a terrible end. Dark, moody, and dangerous! Plotting a heist, kidnappers, killers hiding. Instrumental, Dangerous, Edgy Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dangerous, Edgy Music  
751089 3:06 Slow 74   


CIRLCING OVER MY HEAD - (by Krisztian Vass)  Year: 2015
Krisztian Vass Instrumental, Dangerous, Edgy Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dangerous, Edgy Music
750969 3:14 Medium 107   


SIRENS OF THE DESERT - (by Andy Schofield)  Year: 2015
Andy Schofield (JANUARY 2016)
Andy Schofield's regal, action-packed track "Sirens of the Desert" won our Editor's Choice Award for January. A beautiful, exotic fusion of Orchestral and Electro elements, the uplifting female choral voices add an original, suspenseful intensity, perfect for game developers, film trailers, sports competitions, and more!   Mysterious Evocative Hypnotic Middle Eastern vocal opening quickly gives way to hybrid Electro Orchestral action scene with forboding bass slides and powerful rhythmic percussion to be finally supported by a full choral and orchestral cacophony at culmination. Epic Trailer Music building suspense, Mixed Vocals, Corporate, Corporate Dramatic Epic
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Powerful & Rhythmic) - Corporate, Corporate Dramatic Epic
750630 3:26 Medium 120   
60sec - Dramatic, Energizing Music
750629 1:00 Medium 120   
30sec - Dramatic, Energizing Music
750628 0:29 Medium 120   
15sec (Raucous Ending) - Dramatic, Energizing Music
750627 0:16 Medium 120   
Variation A (Quiet Section,Hypnotic) - Dramatic, Calm Mellow Music
750625 0:50 Medium 120   
Variation B (Solid and Addictive (Shorter) - Dangerous, Edgy Music
750626 2:20 Medium 120   


FORENSIC SCIENCE - UNCONVENTIONAL METHODS - (by Jeff Whitcher)  Year: 2015
Jeff Whitcher The case continues to eat away at the detective as he continues to mull over the files and clues. He presses the lab for results, driven to and this madness & insanity. This cue has a haunting melody line, lush strings, & a pulsing, clock-like vibe that propels the suspense, mystery, and tension. Instrumental, Dangerous, Edgy Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dangerous, Edgy Music
751350 2:10 Med Slow 96   
SoundPack (Individual Stems) - Dangerous, Edgy Music
751351 230.1MB Med Slow 96   


FORENSIC SCIENCE - FINGERPRINT ANALYSIS - (by Jeff Whitcher)  Year: 2015
Jeff Whitcher A partial print was found at the crime scene and the techs scour the database hoping for a match. This ominous underscore music is ideally suited for a high-tech, CSI lab montage, and was crafted with haunting, dangerous samples, tones, and synths. Edge of your seat tension leaps from the screen! Instrumental, Dangerous, Edgy Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dangerous, Edgy Music
751344 2:06 Med Slow 100   
SoundPack (Individual Stems) - Dangerous, Edgy Music
751345 201.3MB Med Slow 100   


SCANDINIGHTS - (by Alan Fagan)
Alan Fagan A hip, dark, eclectic world beat track that blends dirty, modern beats with ethnic folk elements of the Scottish Highlands, Ireland, Finland, Sweden and Norway. Excellent underscore for Northern European travel, promo or documentary. Football, Vikings, World Cup, Rugby, Nordic skiing, Irish pub. Instrumental, European, Scotland
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - European, Scotland
750486 1:33 Med Slow 100   
Stinger - European, Scotland
750485 0:06 Med Slow 100   
30sec - European, Norway
750482 0:31 Med Slow 100   
Variation A (Drums and Bass) - Dangerous, Edgy Music
750483 1:33 Med Slow 100   
Variation B (No Melody) - European, Iceland
750484 1:33 Med Slow 100   


LIGHT TICKING TENSION - (by Brighter Note)  Year: 2015
Brighter Note Tense and suspenseful Reality TV music with marimbas, ticking sounds and cinematic electronica elements that create a nerve-wrecking tapestry. Perfect for dialing up the intensity of reality TV, decision and jury situations or any kind of reality competitions and decision making scenes. Instrumental, Dangerous, Edgy Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dangerous, Edgy Music
750400 1:18 Medium 111   


CRIME SCENE - THE KILLER LEFT US A MESSAGE - (by Jeff Whitcher)  Year: 2015
Jeff Whitcher The elusive killer is enjoying the game of staying one step ahead of the detectives. Created with ominous, foreboding textures and samples, this underscore cue paints an aural mood of mystery and sinister tension. This crime is yet another demented piece in the mysterious psycho's game of evil. Instrumental, Dangerous, Edgy Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dangerous, Edgy Music
751419 1:59 Med Slow 82   
SoundPack (Individual Stems) - Dangerous, Edgy Music
751420 178.4MB Med Slow 82   


CRIME SCENE - A MAD MAN'S HANDIWORK - (by Jeff Whitcher)  Year: 2015
Jeff Whitcher The crime is grim and frightening. Blood is splattered everywhere. Forensics is on the scene as the detectives arrive and begin to take in the ghastly, frightening scene. This ominous, dark underscore music compliments a disturbing, crime thriller where the haunted psyche of a killer is run amok. Instrumental, Dangerous, Edgy Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dangerous, Edgy Music
751413 2:15 Slow 78   
SoundPack (Individual Stems) - Dangerous, Edgy Music
751414 160.7MB Slow 78   


SPACE TO DREAM - (by Bjorn Lynne)  Year: 2015
Bjorn Lynne A rich, lush soundtrack that combines various ethnic / ancient / earthy type sounds with warm pads and a hopeful, inspirational feel. Discovery, amazing journeys, exploration, vast oceans or forests etc. Amazement / Wonderment. Instrumental, Dramatic, Hollywood Orchestral Epic
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
10 Mixes Available
749457 3:05 Slow 62   


ABANDONED RUINS - (by Sergiu Muresan)  Year: 2015
Sergiu Muresan An orchestral track played by full strings section, harp, piano, brass and big percussion, ideal for tense moments, dark imagery and dangerous encounters. Good for video games, documentary, film, war and battle. Instrumental, Dangerous, Edgy Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dangerous, Edgy Music  
748814 4:47 Med Slow 90   
Loop (Full track looping) - Action, Impending Orchestral  
755737 4:38 Med Slow 90   


DISCOVERY - (by Tim Byrd)  Year: 2015
Tim Byrd Dark dungeon-type drums with a rhythmic percussive back drop covered by beautiful string melodies and lush synth pad. Works well as an opening theme to a suspense crime thriller. Instrumental, Dangerous, Edgy Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Full Version) - Dangerous, Edgy Music
747605 2:57 Medium 120   
Bed A (Thunder Drums) - Dramatic, Dramatic Risers
747604 0:31 Medium 120   
Bed B (Suspenseful Version) - Dramatic, Dramatic Risers
747606 0:30 Medium 120   


WORLD PERCUSSION POWER 50 SEC - (by Christian Andersson)  Year: 2011
Christian Andersson Tense and hectic world percussion drums backed up by dark staccato strings. Good for tension, suspicious activities in dark alleys with action elements. Suspenseful, building tension. Could also be used in a battle or fighting scene or intro to coming action. Instrumental, Drums, Drums Action Intense
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec (60 sec) - Drums, Drums Action Intense
747096 0:53 Medium 121   
Ident (10 sec) - Drums, Drums Action Intense
747177 0:09 Medium 121   
30sec (30 sec) - Dangerous, Edgy Music
747095 0:28 Medium 121   
Segue (15 sec) - Dangerous, Edgy Music
747178 0:17 Medium 121   
Loop ( 50 sec Loop) - Dangerous, Dramatic Chase
747098 0:53 Medium 121   


ENTERING THE DEPTHS OF DOOM - 2 MIN DARK PIANO - (by Christian Andersson)  Year: 2011
Christian Andersson Darkness surround us. Evil piano, dark ominous orchestral percussion, spooky mood. Cruel deeds. Lurking horrors hiding behind the next corner. Cinematic mysterious horror music for a movie or a video game. Variants: 2:17 Flute / 1:53 Dark Piano / 1:26 / 0:30 / 0:10 and Loops, Instrumental, Dangerous, Dark Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
9 Mixes Available
747007 1:53 Slow 60   


THE BLOOD-DIMMED TIDE (CINEMATIC DANGER ) - (by Daniel Cullen)  Year: 2015
Daniel Cullen Exciting orchestral and choir track with real strings and cello, pounding rhythms, growling brass. Bold and dangerous this piece would be great for action scenes in fantasy adventure films. Charging into battle. Victory in war. Gothic terror. Good vs Evil. Trailer promo, Intense and electrifying, Instrumental, Dangerous, Edgy Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Live cello and strings) - Dangerous, Edgy Music
746438 3:12 Medium 110   


PRISON BREAK - (by Arpad-Zsolt Domahidi)  Year: 2015
Arpad-Zsolt Domahidi Building up, tension, suspenseful dramatic, cinematic production music. It is full with suspense and tension creating textures, FX and pads. Than it is also dynamic and energetic build up given by the organic, cinematic, metallic drum sequence. A well elaborated plan of prison breaking or escape or. Instrumental, Action, Impending Electronic
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Action, Impending Electronic
745768 2:12 Medium 120   
Variation - Dangerous, Edgy Music
745770 2:12 Medium 120   
30sec A - Dangerous, Edgy Music
745771 0:34 Medium 120   
30sec B - Action, Moderate Electronic
745772 0:44 Medium 120   
Variation - Dangerous, Dangerous Droning
745769 2:05 Medium 120   
60sec - Dangerous, Mysterious Dark Magical
745773 1:09 Medium 120   


INNER SEARCH - (by Ivan Pantarelli)  Year: 2015
Ivan Pantarelli This string quartet is written in a style similar to that of Shostakovich and Bartok and is performed by musicians of the Maggio Musicale Fiorentino in Florence, Italy. Its episodic structure and central european mood are ideal for documentaries on the 1st and 2nd world war or the early 1900s. Instrumental, Classical, 20th Century
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Full Track) - Classical, 20th Century  
745301 2:50 Medium 129   
Variation A (middle section to end) - Dangerous, Edgy Music  
745587 1:44 Med Slow 94   
Variation B (intro and build up) - Dramatic, Contemplative Music  
745305 1:14 Medium 128   
Variation C - Cartoon, Cartoon Fun Time  
745596 0:21 Med Slow 82   


DARK ANGEL - (by Guido Gavazzi)  Year: 2015
Guido Gavazzi It's still raining. And another victim was killed. The detective is disconsolate. Around there is someone capable of incredible violence but manages to get close to the victims with a striking ability, almost innocently...... a sort of dark angel... Instrumental, Dangerous, Edgy Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dangerous, Edgy Music
744078 2:39 Med Slow 86   


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