In anticipation of the June 4th release of the Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance (Vocal Tracks) Vinyl, Sumthing.com blogger Geno Anthony caught up with composer Jamie Christopherson to discuss the making of this face-melting soundtrack. Be sure to pre-order your vinyl here. Preview tracks and purchase the digital album now at Sumthing.com!
Geno: You know… I have to say…. Since the score for Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance was introduced into my daily life a few weeks ago, it’s all I listen to. I am constantly late for work, taking all manner of scenic routes just to hear “Red Sun” one coveted last time before having to clock in. You have indoctrinated me. What was your first initial plan for scoring Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance?
I definitely aimed to write solid songs that would accompany the gameplay perfectly, but could also easily be listened to on their own outside of the game, so I’m really glad to hear that you’re having f...