Action Movie Music: H-blockx – The Power from Unleashed

Unleashed is one of my favourite Jet Li movies and this song caused a party in my pants the first time I heard it. It’s a fantastic update of the classic Snap tune. I also didn’t know Scott Adkins was in the movie u...
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

Action Movie Music: Sinner’s Prayer by Sully Erna from The Expendables Director’s Cut

I do prefer the Director’s Cut of The Expendables, mainly for the entirely different opening scene with this awesome tune playing in the background. It’s atmospheric and with a few shots of the camera you get to fin...
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Action Movie Music: NEST from Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen

No matter what you think of the movies, no one can tell me that the music isn’t fantastic. Steve Jablonsky creates an exciting and tuneful score and this is one of my favourite tracks from the Trilogy. It’s also got...
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Action Movie Music: Rush (Formula 1) by Hans Zimmer

A new action movie score from Hans Zimmer is always a bit of an event for me; Rush looks like a real return to the kick ass action music that made his name with awesome electric guitars and just general awesomeness. Check it ou...
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Action Movie Music: I Stand Alone by Godmsack from The Scorpion King

I’ve always loved this song and it’s frankly my anthem; I love the lyrics and it also worked well for the Scorpion King movie starring Dwayne The Rock Johnson. Prepare to rock out below!
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

Action Movie Music: Let You Go by Johnny Strong from Sinners & Saints

I love everything about this movie, but one of my favourite things is the music; this is such a great, atmospheric tune. It really captures the gritty vibe of the action and it’s got me in the mood to stick my Blu Ray in ...
by Eoin Friel
 

 
 

Action Movie Music: Big Gun By AC/DC from The Last Action Hero

I love this song and I don’t care what anyone says, I love the movie too; I think it was ahead of its time in terms of self reverential humour and if you haven’t watched it for a while then give it a reappraisal.
by Eoin Friel
 

 

 

Action Movie Music: Danger Zone from Top Gun

To celebrate the recent 3D Blu Ray release of the Tom Cruise classic, I think now is the time to share the legendary song Danger Zone by Kenny Loggins. This song totally pumps me up and puts me in a good mood, no matter what. I...
by Eoin Friel
 

 
 

New Action Elite Playlist

Tommy has put together some more sweet tunes for you to kick ass to. You’ve some some Rocky, Kickboxer, Beverly Hills Cop and more. Thanks so much to Tommy for putting this together. Trak listing 1.Vince DiCola – Tr...
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The Action Elite Playlist Part 2

Tommy has put together another bunch of classic action tunes. Check them out below. 1.Tim Feehan – Where’s The Fire / The Wraith (1986) 2.Sheryl Crow – Hundreds Of Tears / Break Point (1981) 3.Ratt – Nob...
by Eoin Friel