- Record Label
- Thrill Jockey
About this item
THIS IS A RECORD STORE DAY 2017 EXCLUSIVE, LIMITED TO ONE PER PERSON.
For Record Store Day 2017 Thrill Jockey presents a limited edition colour vinyl pressing of the original soundtrack to the critically acclaimed rhythm violence game ‘Thumper’.
All music by Brian Gibson (Lightning Bolt).
Gibson is a seasoned game artist, working on titles such as Amplitude, Guitar Hero, and Rock Band.
The game Thumper, developed by Gibson with programmer Marc Flury through their studio Drool, has been lauded as one of the best games of 2016, with particular note to the music from the likes of FACT, Paste, IGN, Kotaku, and PC Gamer who called Thumper “one of the best music games ever made,” as well as being nominated for and winning awards for Best Music/Audio from Game Developer’s Choice Awards, IGN Japan, New York Video Game Awards, and more.
‘Thumper’ was also selected by Sony as one of PlayStation’s first releases for their Virtual Reality console when launched in 2016.
“As spartan and laser-focused as Lightning Bolt’s music” – FACT.
The LP is pressed on translucent red vinyl with black paper inner sleeve and free download coupon.
‘Thumper’ is released in a limited edition of 500 copies for the UK and Eire.