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When I finally get my speed freaks army up to par, the orksies will definately be rollin' out to diz:

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I'm really not sure for Ultramarines. Probably something like Verdi's Dies Irae.

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The Necron legions of the Phaeron Mithrahc march to this.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VXp822cuxzg

Gamma Ray, To the Metal.


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for my guard, The Trooper, by Iron Maiden cos they keep running at the enemy's guns, commisars make sure of that. For the various marine armies Im working on somthin gothic, orchestrial and operatic like DoW theme or O Fortuna lol, hardly original I know.

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Next up, my Khorne Daemonkin army.

For them I choose one of the tracks from the new Mad Max: Fury Road movie: Brothers in Arms


The reason I chose this, is that I like the journey of the song. It starts out grim and bombastic, where you can sense the brutality and grittiness of the battlefield. The army coming riding out of the red mist that spawned it, arms raised and cries to the Blood god being yelled atop the mountains.

In the middle of the song it becomes more melodic, and melancholic. It has a undertone of hope, but also of knowing that there is no way back - That this is what is left and a sliver of memory of happier times. I see this as a piece in the music, where the camera turns towards those being charged - Like seeing the battle from both fronts. The deep bass tones in the background are the Daemonkin pounding the enemy again and again, killing their resolve piece by piece, until the music returns to their side again.

It returns to the bombastic and then at the end, ends the song in the melodic piece again. Like a battle going back and forth between the armies - The peaceful ending resembles the enemy army realizing that they have fought bravely... But that they will not be coming home this time.

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Lately I've been having this song play during games against my running necron opponent:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2X_2IdybTV0

The Mechanised guard grind on to victory every now and then, too!

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... For the various marine armies Im working on somthin gothic, orchestrial and operatic like DoW theme or O Fortuna lol, hardly original I know.
Take a listen to a group called "Two Steps From Hell" they make albums of trailer music. Essentially epic sounding orchestral music. Try Archangel.

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Supreme Commander has GREAT music to convey a warlike, grim tone.

See "One Planet at a Time" off the OST
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For my Black Legion I always hear Twisted Transistor by Korn it just runs in my head. When I began my Blood Angels army You don't know how it feels (to be me) by Tom Petty was playing on m y Pandora station when I began working on them
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Aww warp-testes, @Nordicus stole my song. Well... it was in my sig first!

(don't worry Nord, I'm mostly just happy to have turned you on to it!)

I'll shoot for some Death Grips for my heretical CSM instead, with "Beware."

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-qxa91EwFco

Money verse:

"Worship is not on bended knee
Nature knows not of mercy
To pray is to accept defeat
Power pisses on the weak"

I don't like much Death Grips stuff and don't listen to them much, but... when they hit home, they hit hard.

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