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QUIET AND TENSE - (by Nicholas Palmer)  Year: 2013
Nicholas Palmer Piano, voice and strings create a mood of fear, tension, mystery and sadness. The musical elements are beautiful and elegant, but the harmonic movement is unsettled and disjointed. USES: unusual landscapes, psychological drama, twisted character, paranormal investigation, past horror images, Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Eerie piano and strings) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
730245 1:49 No Tempo USD $166.95  


TENSION 5 - (by Nicholas Palmer)  Year: 2015
Nicholas Palmer Piano and light percussion used very sparsely to create a quiet, tense atmosphere of suspense; USES: TV and film emotional drama or dark suspense, Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Calm Edgy  
741060 2:14 No Tempo USD $200.95  
60sec (One Minute version) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy  
741061 1:02 No Tempo USD $110.95  
30sec (Quietly tense) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy  
741062 0:35 No Tempo USD $63.95  
15sec (Quiet and tense piano) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy  
741063 0:15 No Tempo USD $30.95  


ACIDIC HEART KNOT - (by Christian Ugenti)  Year: 2015
Christian Ugenti Emotive, piano with airy, distorted drones and artificial synthetic background coming out toward the end with a irresistible climax. Soundalike Nine Inch Nails, Trent Reznor of "The Social Network", suspended and tender scene, hybrid-tech and emotive trailers, social media promo and films. Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Calm Edgy  
728753 2:16 Med Slow 86 USD $176.95  
Variation A (no piano) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy  
728751 2:16 Med Slow 86 USD $176.95  
Variation B (piano only) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy  
728752 2:16 Med Slow 86 USD $176.95  


HIGH NOON - (by David Hollandsworth)  Year: 2014
David Hollandsworth Country tension piece. Acoustic guitar based with a little tension or mystery. Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
725725 1:37 Med Slow 86 USD $126.95  


ONE HORSE TOWN - (by David Hollandsworth)  Year: 2014
David Hollandsworth Country tension piece with acoustic guitar and piano. A little tension and mystery. Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
725726 1:17 Medium 120 USD $100.95  


PLAINS DRIFTER - (by David Hollandsworth)  Year: 2014
David Hollandsworth Acoustic guitar based piece with a little tension and mystery, Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
725727 1:23 Med Slow 100 USD $108.95  


RAILROAD TRACK - (by David Hollandsworth)  Year: 2014
David Hollandsworth Country acoustic guitar based piece with a feel of tension and mystery, Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
725728 1:15 Med Slow 102 USD $97.95  


SADDLEBRED - (by David Hollandsworth)  Year: 2014
David Hollandsworth Country tension with acoustic guitar conveying a little tension and mystery, Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
725731 1:16 Med Slow 103 USD $99.95  


TUMBLEWEED - (by David Hollandsworth)  Year: 2014
David Hollandsworth Country tension with acoustic guitar conveying mysterious feel, Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
725732 1:28 Slow 65 USD $114.95  


CRESCENDO STINGOUT 01 - (by David Hollandsworth)  Year: 2014
David Hollandsworth Crescendo stingout cue with a slight mysterious tense feel, Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
30sec - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
725759 0:21 Medium 134 USD $36.95  


CRESCENDO STINGOUT 02 - (by David Hollandsworth)  Year: 2014
David Hollandsworth Quirky dramatic crescendo buildup stinger with a sleuth feel, Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
15sec - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
725760 0:18 Slow USD $36.95  


PEACE DWELLS HERE - (by David Hollandsworth)  Year: 2014
David Hollandsworth Slow, haunting, contemplative cinematic piano piece with a slight dark and somber mood, Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
746555 3:46 Very Slow USD $225.95  


RUN AROUND - (by Sleight)  Year: 2014
Sleight Energetic, slightly ominous, pulsating background music, Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
690089 2:20 Medium 120 USD $171.95  
Loop (Full Loop) - Dramatic, Electronic Music
690088 2:08 Medium 120 USD $156.95  


SATIE - (by Sleight)  Year: 2016
Sleight Minimal atmospheric piano solo reminiscent of French Impressionist Erik Satie, Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
786074 1:26 Med Slow 102 USD $108.95  


STRANGE MEETING - (by David Matthias)  Year: 2012
David Matthias Nice, mellow, bluesy and experimental, atmospheric instrumental. Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
673414 1:01 No Tempo USD $80.95  


SWINGING GHOST - (by David Matthias)  Year: 2012
David Matthias Floating, jazzy tune with exciting instrumentation. Like a scene from a David Lynch movie, abstract and interesting but in the meantime relaxing and nice. Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
673337 1:23 Med Fast 130 USD $109.95  
Full Track - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
673339 1:13 Med Fast 130 USD $97.95  


WHAT'S THAT? - (by David Matthias)  Year: 2013
David Matthias Perfect for mystical scene... where strange things are happening. Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
672839 1:19 Slow 70 USD $104.95  


LOST SOUL - (by Konstantinos Panagiotidis)  Year: 2016
Konstantinos Panagiotidis Pulsating, dramatic track with light tension and melancholic tone. The deep bass and percussion create a mysterious and anticipatory atmosphere while the subtle strings add some drama to the track. Perfect for underscore, dramatic scenes, clock-ticking game shows and tv, film. Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
808789 3:10 Slow 65 USD $136.95  


CREEPIN' - (by J Goldfinger)  Year: 2014
J Goldfinger Simple drum loop, punctuated by keyboard hits. Laid back, with my mind on dinero, and dinero on my mind. Old school hip hop vibe. Simple, groove oriented beats. Could be used for: Infomercials, dramatic beds, and scenes of juvenile delinquency. Dramatic tension, Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Segue (Segue) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
776931 0:26 Slow 71 USD $35.95  
15sec (15sec version) - Hip Hop, Old School
700923 0:16 Slow 71 USD $21.95  


AFTER THE END - PART ONE - (by Mike McGuill)  Year: 2014
Mike McGuill An intense, suspenseful piece, featuring piano and autoharp. Music that brims with approaching threat and tension. Perfect for opening sequences, dark montages or tense moments. Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Full length version) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
693185 4:18 Medium 100 USD $122.95  
30sec (30 second edit) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy  
693183 0:30 Medium 100 USD $28.95  
60sec (60 second edit) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy  
693184 1:00 Medium 100 USD $46.95  


DIVIDE - (by Mike McGuill)  Year: 2015
Mike McGuill Rock, orchestral and progressive electronica combine in this brooding. Mournful strings and synths soar, driven along by compelling trip-hop drums. A perfect soundtrack for thrillers set on dark streets, shadowy detectives, or moments of tension and drama. Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
721533 3:39 Med Fast 150 USD $122.95  


RADIO SILENCE - (by Mike McGuill)  Year: 2015
Mike McGuill A slow-burning, after-hours instrumental evoking images of deserted city streets and neon in the rain. Mournful guitars lead the way, while percussion and synth elements loiter in the shadows. This is a raunchy, dangerous sound for modern tension and threat. Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Full length version) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
708556 4:36 Medium 130 USD $122.95  
30sec (30 second edit) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
708554 0:30 Medium 130 USD $28.95  
60sec (60 second edit) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
708555 1:00 Medium 130 USD $46.95  


TRAILER MUSIC - (by Ntinos Tselis)  Year: 2014
Ntinos Tselis Mellow mysterious track ideal for trailer music and music for ads. Sounds like Thomas Newman and Vangelis. Has a discreet and gradual built up of orchestration which creates a mysterious mood. Includes Violas, acoustic Piano and full orchestra strings. Available at different versions and tempos. Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
692480 1:02 Med Fast 134 USD $85.95  
60sec (45 sec variation) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
702605 0:48 Med Fast 134 USD $63.95  
Variation (No Piano) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
702606 1:07 Med Fast 134 USD $87.95  


MEDIEVAL BEAT - (by Ntinos Tselis)  Year: 2015
Ntinos Tselis Aiming to combine classical romantic atmosphere with contemporary beats and percussions. This track is inspired by the sounds of Johann Sebastian Bach and the chords and minimalistic sounds of Philip Glass. Also including an epic flavour the track is ideal for movie trailers, romantic/action scenes. Instrumental, Corporate, Corporate Classical
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Corporate, Corporate Classical
751585 1:36 Medium 110 USD $132.95  
Variation A (No hit hats) - Sports, Sports Inspiration Music
751588 1:36 Medium 110 USD $82.95  
Variation B (No acoustic piano) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
751587 1:36 Medium 110 USD $110.95  
Variation C (No Harpsichord) - Corporate, Corporate Classical
751586 1:36 Medium 110 USD $132.95  


EXPECTATION - (by Sleight)  Year: 2015
Sleight Gently pulsating melodic bells and percussion interspersed between episodes of assertive percussion produce an air of anticipation and expectation. Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
706209 2:35 Medium 120 USD $188.95  
Loop A (Short loop background only) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
706208 0:48 Medium 120 USD $71.95  
Loop B (Full Loop) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
706207 2:08 Medium 120 USD $156.95  


A DAY TO REMEMBER - (by Stan Erbrink)  Year: 2015
Stan Erbrink Intense ambient track with a strong buildup and beautiful melody. It starts off with electronic percussion and a piano bed, solo cello and flute, then builds up into a grand dub step finale with full orchestra and choir. Slow motion, survival, nature documentary, manly commercials, outdoor sports, Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
704909 2:53 Slow 70 USD $263.95  


FEEL THE TENSION RISING - (by Stan Erbrink)  Year: 2015
Stan Erbrink A driving synth bass, a solid repetitive strings pattern, combined with thundering epic percussion and thrilling sound effects: this track will keep you seated until the end. Perfect for any suspenseful scene in thriller movie, game show, reality show or stealth video game. Seamless looping! Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
705808 1:31 Med Slow 85 USD $128.95  


NOW THAT'S NOT FUNNY - (by Stan Erbrink)  Year: 2015
Stan Erbrink Cool comedy caper with quirky fun elements. Cheeky marimba and piano-leads, tip toe pizzicato strings and sneaky clarinet and bassoon accents. Excellent for romantic dramedy, sitcom, kids cartoons, video game, Monk, Mentalist, Desperate Housewives, detective shows, craziness afoot, spying suspense, Instrumental, Dramatic, Whimsical Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Whimsical Music
731366 1:31 Med Slow 100 USD $128.95  
60sec - Cartoon, Orchestral Contemporary
731364 1:02 Med Slow 100 USD $88.95  
30sec - Corporate, Corporate Orchestral
731362 0:32 Med Slow 100 USD $65.95  
Stinger - Corporate, Corporate Orchestral
731369 0:08 Med Slow 100 USD $34.95  
30sec - Action, Theme RnB Retro Kitsch
731363 0:32 Med Slow 100 USD $55.95  
Loop A - Comedy, Comedy Orchestral
731368 0:44 Med Slow 100 USD $51.95  
Loop B - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
731365 0:39 Med Slow 100 USD $64.95  


WAIT FOR IT (DRAMATIC SUSPENSE) - (by Stan Erbrink)  Year: 2015
Stan Erbrink Dark, dramatic piano/guitar theme with a suspenseful yet hopeful touch. Features real instruments (acoustic guitar and grand piano) and minimal atmospheric synth pads. Very appropriate for web videos, drama tv-series or serious infomercials about dramatic events/disasters. Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
738842 2:03 Slow 72 USD $170.95  


BEFORE THE STORM - (by Deco)  Year: 2014
Deco An intense ambient track with a prominent piano part that paints a serene and atmospheric picture with an turbulent ending perfect for background music to enhance the feeling of overall drama in any medium such as film, video games, documentaries, tv shows, and any other video format. Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Intense Ambiance with Piano) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
704502 4:20 Slow 74 USD $249.95  


RETROSPECTOR - (by Deco)  Year: 2014
Deco Dark spacey ambient track featuring a driving percussion line and an ever expanding piano line. Builds a cautious tension of beauty and mystery. Perfect for intro to crime scene, forensics files, CSI lab ambience, or a sleuthing detective. Film, video games, documentaries, TV shows, and videos. Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Dark Spacey Ambiance ) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
704512 3:49 Med Fast 131 USD $226.95  


LYING WITH YOU - (by Deco)  Year: 2015
Deco Filled with tension, this constantly escalating piece of music features a minimalistic piano line that is elaborated on by a subdued guitar part with a steady percussion line. The piece builds to tension filled climax. Perfect for any medium such as film, tv shows, flash animations, youtube, etc. Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
715982 3:33 Med Slow 80 USD $199.95  


REVOLUTION - (by Wayne William)  Year: 2015
Wayne William A blend of sounds with dramatic drums, rhythmic slap bass, and an energetic synth sound create a sense of urgency and alarm. The feelings of being on the edge and under pressure in a losing game. Perfect for dynamic dramatic scenes with pressure and emergency. Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
707996 1:37 Med Slow 80 USD $118.95  
Stinger - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
708010 0:08 Med Slow 80 USD $24.95  
30sec - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
708016 0:31 Med Slow 80 USD $46.95  
60sec - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
708009 1:01 Med Slow 80 USD $81.95  


FLAVOURS OF NAKHLA - (by Per Boysen)  Year: 2015
Per Boysen Middle East/Asian inspired music on the Oud-like fretless harp guitar with a cello section made to sound as harsh as a dry desert. Due to some rattle snake like percussion this track may also fit any work dealing with North/South American, Mexican, Canadian projects. Available in different versions, Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Middle East, Desert Jazz) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
708297 2:51 Medium 111 USD $221.95  
60sec (Still a building intro part) - Middle East, Contemporary Dramatic
708301 1:00 Medium 111 USD $71.95  
30sec (Both melody and Celli theme) - World Fusion, Mid-East World Fusion
708300 0:30 Medium 111 USD $41.95  
15sec (Starting right on theme) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
708299 0:15 Medium 111 USD $26.95  


CAPTAIN ARTEMIS (60 S PIANO) - (by Per Boysen)  Year: 2015
Per Boysen Suspenseful and aggressive track with electric harp guitar, industrial synths and full orchestra including heavy drums. Contains two builds towards a crescendo; Evil stalking turns into a full chase twice during this piece. Less loud alternate mixes available by 60, 30 and 15 seconds length. Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec (Ambient Evil Lurking) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
714067 1:01 Med Slow 95 USD $101.95  


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