NEW HITMAN BLOOD
Copyright 2006 Eidos plc Press Release
[ May 5th 2006 ]
Else Music Works, Inc., through a licensing relationship
Interactive, announces the upcoming release of
Blood Money Original Soundtrack.
album from the latest installment in the multi-million-selling
Hitman franchise will be released on May 30th
at European and US retail and online outlets through
Nile Rodgers' Sumthing Else Music Works label
the industry leader for licensing and distributing
video game soundtracks.
Blood Money Original Soundtrack features over
an hour of original music from the game written
and produced by British Academy-award-winning
composer Jesper Kyd. His powerful blend of ambient,
electronic and symphonic orchestrations beautifully
enhances the cool, dark cinematic flair of the
Hitman series and evokes the sinister mindset
of the world's most deadly assassin Agent 47 as
he travels to America and prepares to make a killing.
from the 16-track album include the operatic,
choral crescendos and foreboding drums of "Apocalypse,"
the surreal soundscapes capturing "Night Time
in New Orleans," the retro lounge vibe of "Vegas,"
the hypnotic underground dance grooves of "Club
Heaven," and the Hitman: Blood Money theme, "Agent
47 Main Title."
Rodgers, veteran music producer and Sumthing Else
label founder, said, "Jesper Kyd is one of the
most cutting-edge and unique composers writing
music for ANY medium. Whether he's scoring a video
game or movie it's sure to be a hit and once you've
heard the Hitman: Blood Money soundtrack his music
will own you!"
Blood Money delivers an experience that is the
closest gamers will ever have come to the real
world of the assassin. Developed by IO-Interactive,
Hitman: Blood Money is released in May 2006 on
Xbox 360, Xbox, PlayStation 2, and PC.