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AS THE TENSION BUILDS - (by ElevenTwelve)  Year: 2011
ElevenTwelve Epic, dark, brooding, powerful, and sinister - sneaky and ambient. Cinematic orchestral underscore with powerful strings, drums, and chorus. Strong electronic drums. Think Zimmer, Inception, or Transformers. Perfect for trailers, games, dramas, or horror - preparation, struggle and triumph. Mixed Vocals, Dangerous, Edgy Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
11 Mixes Available
479157 3:11 Med Slow 100   


BURN NOTICE - (by Watt Generated Benjamins)  Year: 2011
Watt Generated Benjamins A uptempo composition with drums, guitars, synth rides, finger snaps, claps cymbals and orchestra hits. Burn Notice is an action thriller built for movies, video games, dramatic sound tracks and radio production. Instrumental, Hip Hop, Action Thriller Hip Hop
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Hip Hop, Action Thriller Hip Hop  
472085 1:26 Fast 162   
Ident - Dangerous, Edgy Music  
492541 0:13 Fast 162   
30sec - Dangerous, Edgy Music  
492542 0:32 Fast 162   
Jingle - Dangerous, Edgy Music  
492543 0:27 Fast 162   


THE MISSION - (by Olivier Olsen)  Year: 2014
Olivier Olsen For short film, documentary, investigation. Feature Harp, strings, drums, synth. Edgy and beautiful, mysterious and cautious, with a hint of a dangerous romance, perhaps a stalker or murderer watching, waiting to make his STRIKE! Home invasion, CSI crime scene, sorting the evidence, chase, breakout. Instrumental, Dangerous, Mysterious Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dangerous, Mysterious Music
695653 2:06 Medium 120   
15sec A - Dangerous, Dark Music
695656 0:13 Medium 120   
15sec B - Dangerous, Edgy Music
695657 0:10 Medium 120   


SEA BATTLE LOOPS AND STIGS - (by Piotr Pacyna)  Year: 2014
Piotr Pacyna Orchestra/Conflict/Tension. A collection of dark and foreboding orchestral loops and stingers. A sense of danger, conflict and urgency. Instrumental, Dangerous, Edgy Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Loop - Dangerous, Edgy Music
658532 0:25 Medium 155   
Stinger A - Dangerous, Edgy Music
658530 0:05 Medium 155   
Stinger B - Dangerous, Edgy Music
658531 0:04 Medium 155   
Stinger C - Dangerous, Edgy Music
658528 0:04 Medium 155   
Stinger D - Dangerous, Edgy Music
658529 0:06 Medium 155   
Loop - Dangerous, Edgy Music
658533 0:13 Medium 155   


RESTLESS SOUL - (by Clive Lukover)  Year: 2014
Clive Lukover Dark brooding edgy tension music played out on piano with electronic synth lines and trip hop drum beat. Great for reality TV tension moments boardroom decisions TV quiz final moments. Time is ticking down, hospital scenes, medical drama, mysterious, intriguing. CSI ambient lab, sorting evidence, Instrumental, Dangerous, Edgy Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dangerous, Edgy Music
652723 2:28 Med Fast 123   
Variation (No Melody) - Dangerous, Dark Music
652725 2:28 Med Fast 123   
30sec - Dangerous, Edgy Music
652721 0:32 Med Fast 123   
60sec - Dangerous, Edgy Music
652722 1:02 Med Fast 123   
Stinger - Dangerous, Edgy Music
652726 0:10 Med Fast 123   
Variation (No Melody or Drums) - Action, Moderate Electro-Orch
652724 2:28 Med Fast 123   


TENSION ORCHESTRA - (by D. Silverstone)  Year: 2011
D. Silverstone Suspenseful and tense orchestral theme music to be udes in horror films, scary, fearful and dark scenes. a cinematic instrumental underscore for tension and suspense, fear and loneliness, dangerous and hazard atmosphere. Featuring String quartet, horns and bass drums. Sneaky and dramatic cue, Instrumental, Dangerous, Mysterious Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dangerous, Mysterious Music
518490 2:00 Slow 65   
60sec - Dangerous, Edgy Music
518393 1:00 Slow 65   
Stinger - Dangerous, Edgy Music
518697 0:06 Slow 65   
Logo - Dangerous, Edgy Music
519717 0:11 Slow 65   
30sec - Action, Impending Orchestral
519078 0:30 Slow 65   


KRONOS STINGER - (by Big Sound Music)  Year: 2014
Big Sound Music Instrumental, Dangerous, Edgy Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Stinger - Dangerous, Edgy Music
695279 0:06 Medium 125   


LAST HOUR - (by Konstantinos Panagiotidis)  Year: 2014
Konstantinos Panagiotidis A dark, anticipatory, percussion driven instrumental track with lot of tension and edgy fx sounds. Atmospheric and mysterious mood that could work perfectly in psychological thrillers, crime fiction tv shows and time-ticking reality tv. Instrumental, Dangerous, Edgy Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dangerous, Edgy Music
686913 1:23 Medium 120   
Variation A (No Lead) - Dangerous, Edgy Music
686917 1:23 Medium 120   
Variation B (Percussions Only) - Dangerous, Edgy Music
686919 1:22 Medium 120   
Stinger - Dangerous, Edgy Music
686920 0:14 Medium 120   


NIGHTMARES (EYES IN THE DARKNESS) - (by Anthony Alleeson)  Year: 2013
Anthony Alleeson A great nervous creepy and rhythmic suspense building underscore to create atmosphere and tension. Perfect for all settings where there are moods of uncertainty tension apprehension mystery intensity and fear. Ideal for crime murder horror danger action or spy dramas. Instrumental, Dangerous, Edgy Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dangerous, Edgy Music
609032 3:05 Med Slow 88   
Variation A - Dangerous, Edgy Music
609033 2:53 Med Slow 88   
Variation B - Dangerous, Edgy Music
609034 3:04 Med Slow 88   
60sec - Dangerous, Edgy Music
609031 1:04 Med Slow 88   
30sec - Dangerous, Edgy Music
609030 0:32 Med Slow 88   
15sec - Dangerous, Edgy Music
609029 0:19 Med Slow 88   
Stinger - Dangerous, Edgy Music
609035 0:09 Med Slow 88   


SUSPENSEFUL HOUR (INTENSE MOVIE TRAILER) - (by Joseph Rusnak)  Year: 2010
Joseph Rusnak Plucked strings & piano lock together in a foreboding, sinister cat & mouse game. Intensifies at 26 seconds as dramatic melody doubles on violin & accordion & pounding drums kick in. Sophisticated dark mysterious with a sense of doom. TV Film suspense thriller, chase, soaring murder mystery trailer, Instrumental, Dangerous, Edgy Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dangerous, Edgy Music
420516 1:09 Med Fast 146   
30sec (Full) - Dangerous, Dark Music
420518 0:31 Med Fast 146   
Variation (No drums) - Dangerous, Edgy Music
420529 1:09 Med Fast 146   
Loop A (Simple) - Dangerous, Edgy Music
420521 0:27 Med Fast 146   
Loop B (Full) - Dangerous, Edgy Music
420520 0:27 Med Fast 146   
30sec (Simple) - Dangerous, Edgy Music
420519 0:31 Med Fast 146   
Stinger - Dangerous, Edgy Music
420522 0:06 Med Fast 146   
15sec - Dangerous, Edgy Music
420517 0:17 Med Fast 146   


HIP TO THE ROCK - (by Vess Ray)  Year: 2010
Vess Ray Post punk rock, electronic, hip hop instrumental in the style of TV On The Radio's "Halfway Home". Can be useful in TV, film, documentary, informational, commercial, website, corporate video. Instrumental, Dangerous, Edgy Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dangerous, Edgy Music
416025 3:13 Fast 160   
30sec (30sec) - Dangerous, Edgy Music
450778 0:31 Fast 160   
60sec (60sec) - Dangerous, Edgy Music
450779 1:02 Fast 160   
Stinger (Sting) - Dangerous, Edgy Music
450780 0:05 Fast 160   


FURY - (by Soundroad)  Year: 2010
Soundroad Intense, powerful, dramatic music. Great mix of heavy guitars synthesizers and modern beats. Dynamics splashes, hysterical guitar licks. Good for action, chase, military Film/TV scenes. Instrumental, Dangerous, Dramatic Chase
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dangerous, Dramatic Chase
444032 1:47 Medium 113   
Loop A - Dangerous, Edgy Music
446392 0:09 Medium 113   
Loop B - Dangerous, Edgy Music
446393 0:09 Medium 113   
Stinger - Dangerous, Edgy Music
446394 0:06 Medium 113   
15sec - Dangerous, Edgy Music
446390 0:15 Medium 113   
30sec - Dangerous, Edgy Music
446389 0:34 Medium 113   
Loop - Dangerous, Edgy Music
446391 0:11 Medium 113   
60sec - Action, Theme Power Play
446388 1:07 Medium 113   


FREEDOM WARRIOR-STINGER - (by Stephan Lindsjo)  Year: 2011
Stephan Lindsjo Dark stinger for reality show, full orchestra. Instrumental, Dangerous, Edgy Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Stinger - Dangerous, Edgy Music
459717 0:05 Medium 117   


COCOON - (by Nery Bauer)  Year: 2008
Nery Bauer Eerie tension builds with a dark synth pulse and sparse deep drums and metalic sounds. Sensation of being observed, or something hidden. Disturbing. Great for horror, science fiction and thrillers. Home invasion, plotting hiding, planning a bank heist, moving in for the kill. Alert: Murderer, Rapist, Instrumental, Dangerous, Edgy Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
9 Mixes Available
414589 3:25 Very Slow 40   


ROLLING THEME - (by Eric Bolvin)  Year: 2013
Eric Bolvin Sexy and moving featuring flute, bass and cajons in a sensual musical journey. Instrumental, Dangerous, Edgy Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dangerous, Edgy Music
607000 2:09 Med Fast 100   
30sec - Dangerous, Edgy Music
606995 0:30 Med Fast 100   
Stinger - Dangerous, Edgy Music
606999 0:13 Med Fast 100   
60sec - Dangerous, Edgy Music
606996 1:00 Med Fast 100   
Variation A (No Melody/Strings) - Dangerous, Edgy Music
606998 2:09 Med Fast 100   
Variation B - Drums, Tribal Drums
606997 2:09 Med Fast 100   


FREEZING TERROR - (by Felipe Adorno Vassao)  Year: 2015
Felipe Adorno Vassao Inspired by film maker and composer John Carpenter, this is a homage to his masterpiece The Thing, starring Kurt Russell. Ominous blend of synthesizers and orchestral horns, with a repetitive tense motif. Instrumental, Dangerous, Edgy Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
9 Mixes Available
758357 2:26 Med Slow 93   


BLACK HEART - (by Bjorn Lynne)  Year: 2015
Bjorn Lynne Very dark, sinister and twisted mixture of orchestra and electronics. Big pounding drums, edgy staccato strings, cold synth textures. Action thriller, Spy mission, Undercover operation, etc, Instrumental, Dangerous, Edgy Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dangerous, Edgy Music
710033 2:10 Medium 128   
60sec - Dangerous, Edgy Music
710029 1:00 Medium 128   
Loop A - Dangerous, Edgy Music
710030 0:06 Medium 128   
Loop B - Dangerous, Edgy Music
710032 0:30 Medium 128   
Loop C - Dangerous, Dangerous Music
710031 0:12 Medium 128   
30sec - Dangerous, Dramatic Chase
710028 0:30 Medium 128   


SEGUE 2 - (by Western Horizon Productions)  Year: 2013
Western Horizon Productions This segue creates a mood of anticipation and mystery... Instrumental, Dangerous, Edgy Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Stinger - Dangerous, Edgy Music
620306 0:10 Medium 125   


HAPPY SLASHER EXPLORE (LOOP) - (by Erdin)  Year: 2012
Erdin Set of short seamless looping tracks perfect for video games, web and mobile apps, may suit wide range of multimedia productions. This is a soundtrack for dangerous, dark and creepy yet grotesque setting. It's fusion of rock'n'roll, metal & orchestral. Mood from calm to intense & everything in btwn. Instrumental, Dangerous, Edgy Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
9 Mixes Available  
690079 0:08 Med Fast 135   


CAUGHT IN AMBER - (by Entropik)  Year: 2010
Entropik Brilliantly tense, dark-edged thriller or crime drama music beginning with a single line theme on the piano quickly joined by a string orchestra. Beats kick in and the suspense theme comes into its own. Detectives on the hunt for a killer. A brief interlude suggests flashbacks of the victim's life. Instrumental, Science Fiction, Sci-Fi Action Moderate
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Science Fiction, Sci-Fi Action Moderate
379625 3:35 Slow 70   
Stinger - Dangerous, Edgy Music
405147 0:09 Slow 70   
60sec - Dangerous, Edgy Music
405144 0:58 Slow 70   
30sec - Dangerous, Edgy Music
405137 0:30 Slow 70   


DROP IT LOW BUMPER - (by O-Face Productions)  Year: 2016
O-Face Productions This is a High Quality commercial edited Hip-Hop/Rap, Urban production. This will work well for high energy footage or dialog. Instrumental, Dangerous, Edgy Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Stinger - Dangerous, Edgy Music
281828 0:12 Very Fast 173   


AFTER YOU - (by Leland Thomas Faegre)  Year: 1989
Leland Thomas Faegre 'After You' is an imaginative spy themed, sweaty-palmed swashbuckling rocker which is evocatively suggestive of various thematic opportunities for film or television. It was mixed with an orchestra lay-out in mind, with tympani to the left, strings to the front, and brass behind etc... Instrumental, Dangerous, Edgy Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
14 Mixes Available
233983 4:08 Medium 120   


DUBSTER DIVING - (by Alan Fagan)  Year: 2013
Alan Fagan An aggressive, electronic, dubsteb underscore with a cool mellotron lead. Great for crime in progress, anarchy, uprising, fight club, street crime, gangs, gangland, Instrumental, Dangerous, Edgy Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
11 Mixes Available
630691 2:02 Medium 90   


THE ELEMENTS: WATER - (by Chameleon Music)  Year: 2010
Chameleon Music A String Quartet starting from Staccato to Legato, a medium slow rhythmic pace. Great for Waiting Scenes, and scenes with some Tension happening. Instrumental, Dangerous, Apprehensive Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dangerous, Apprehensive Music
581198 1:28 Med Slow 80   
60sec - Dangerous, Edgy Music
716225 1:00 Med Slow 80   
Bed (Slowly Expanding Strings) - Dangerous, Edgy Music
716226 0:47 Med Slow 80   
30sec (Intro - Slowly Expanding) - Dangerous, Edgy Music
716228 0:30 Med Slow 80   
Loop (Staccato Intro Loop) - Dangerous, Edgy Music
716230 0:09 Med Slow 80   
Bed (Strings 1 by 1 + Staccato) - Dangerous, Edgy Music
716231 0:42 Med Slow 80   
30sec (Strings 1 by 1 + Staccato) - Dangerous, Edgy Music
716232 0:30 Med Slow 80   
Sweep (Harmonieus Ending) - Dangerous, Edgy Music
716233 0:05 Med Slow 80   


PIZZICATO CUES COMPLETE SEQUENCE - (by Peter Godfrey)  Year: 2012
Peter Godfrey Instrumental, Dramatic, Whimsical Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
14 Mixes Available
519296 1:56   


IN TRANSIT - (by Aleksandar Dimitrijevic)  Year: 2011
Aleksandar Dimitrijevic Dark Dub / Hard electronica. Robotic / Futuristic / Mechanical. Hard slamming beats with effects and synth patterns. Machine like / Heavy industrial. Instrumental, UK Bass, Dubstep
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - UK Bass, Dubstep
535340 3:21 Med Fast 140   
Stinger - Dangerous, Edgy Music
535338 0:09 Med Slow   
Loop - Action, Impending Electronic
535335 0:28 Med Fast 140   
Stinger - UK Bass, Dubstep
535339 0:08 Med Slow   
30sec - UK Bass, Dubstep
535333 0:30 Med Fast 140   
Loop A - UK Bass, Dubstep
535337 0:28 Med Fast 140   
Loop B - UK Bass, Dubstep
535336 0:28 Med Fast 140   
60sec - UK Bass, Dubstep
535334 1:00 Med Fast 140   


STRANGE CASES - (by Ferenc Hegedus)  Year: 2010
Ferenc Hegedus A nice mystery theme, slightly inspired by films and series such as The X-Files and many others. Think crime investigation, forensics, mysterious evidence, detective cases. CSI meets X-Files meets Forensic Investigatons meets Missing Without a Trace etc. Would also make a great theme for a game show, Instrumental, Dangerous, Edgy Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
11 Mixes Available
429653 0:56 Medium 119   


TRAGEDY STRIKES OLD-TIME SOAP OPERA - (by Western Horizon Productions)  Year: 2010
Western Horizon Productions return to yesteryear with this stinger of cheesy drama and tragedy from an old-time soap opera, Instrumental, Dangerous, Edgy Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Stinger - Dangerous, Edgy Music
413179 0:07 Med Fast   


DRUMS 'N EDGY PRIMAL DARK CHANT - (by Markus Bravo)  Year: 2003
Markus Bravo Male chant, Dangerous, Edgy Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Loop - Dangerous, Edgy Music  
164730 0:05 Med Fast 145   


HARD CASE (SHORT THEME) - (by Tom Hajduk)  Year: 2011
Tom Hajduk Anxious nervous electronic sounds with symphonic, pizzicato strings on the top & orchestral percussions. Builds to an explosive ending. Works perfect in moments of tension & danger: escape, fight or battle, seeking, hunting scenes chases in thrilles, detective films, video games. Instrumental, Dangerous, Edgy Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Ident - Dangerous, Edgy Music  
469474 0:07 Very Fast 191   


TENSION BED - (by Summer Witch Music)  Year: 2010
Summer Witch Music Sinister, tense, percussion underscore with an eerie X-files melody. Dark and sinister atmospheric electronica. Forensic investigations, true crime, cops and crooks. A Mixture of intrigue, crime, conspiracy and troubled times. With a strong foreboding sense of impending danger. Instrumental, Dangerous, Edgy Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dangerous, Edgy Music
397588 1:59 Med Slow 100   
15sec - Dangerous, Edgy Music
404669 0:15 Med Slow 100   
60sec - Dangerous, Edgy Music
404670 1:00 Med Slow 100   
30sec - Dangerous, Edgy Music
397594 0:30 Med Slow 100   
Stinger - Dangerous, Edgy Music
397593 0:10 Med Slow 100   
Loop (Long Loop) - Dangerous, Edgy Music
397601 0:39 Med Slow 100   
Impact - Dangerous, Edgy Music
397595 0:05 Med Slow 100   


MYSTERIOUS WATER - (by Christophe Espern)  Year: 2012
Christophe Espern jingle mysterious. Water and electro sounds. To illustrate a strange atmosphere and suspense. Instrumental, Electronic, Dark Ambient
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Jingle - Electronic, Dark Ambient
552550 0:15 Med Slow 80   
Jingle - Dangerous, Edgy Music
552566 0:07 Medium 111   


LAST CHANCE - (by Dmitri Belchenko)  Year: 2015
Dmitri Belchenko An epic trailer track with hybrid synth/string combo. The track opens with a synth melody that builds up with strings to a first medium drop that features a low synth arpegio and distorted hits. A slight break lets you take a breath before the main big drop with massive distorted synth melody and h, Instrumental, Dangerous, Dangerous Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
9 Mixes Available
710670 2:00 Med Slow 70   


MOVIE SUSPENSE - (by Andrew GCN Fleming)  Year: 2013
Andrew GCN Fleming Dramatic action orchestral loop (think Hans Zimmer style theme). ** SEAMLESS LOOP** would be perfect as an opening theme for a thrilling app game. Instrumental, Dangerous, Edgy Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Loop - Dangerous, Edgy Music
602447 0:08 Medium 120   


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