Escape from New York (soundtrack)

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Escape from New York
John Carpenter - 1981 - Escape from New York.jpg
Film score by John Carpenter
Released 1981 (1981)
Studio Pi West Studios, Glendale, California
Genre
Length 37:22
Label Varèse Sarabande
Producer John Carpenter, Alan Howarth
John Carpenter chronology
Dark Star
(1980)
Escape from New York
(1981)
Halloween II
(1981)
Alternative cover
2000 remastered edition
2000 remastered edition
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic4.5/5 stars[1]

Escape from New York is a soundtrack album composed and performed by John Carpenter, featuring the score to the 1981 film Escape from New York.[1] It was released in the same year through Varèse Sarabande (originally on vinyl, then CD in 1982); a remastered and remixed edition was reissued in 2000 through Silva Screen Records, containing an extra fifteen tracks not included on the original version (eight of them being short extracts of dialogue from the film), as well as expanded liner notes.

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by John Carpenter, except where noted.

No.TitleLength
1."Main Title"3:51
2."Up the Wall/Airforce #1"2:27
3."Orientation #2"1:47
4."Engulfed Cathedral" (Claude Debussy)3:32
5."Back to the Pod/The Crazies Come Out"3:01
6."Arrival at the Library"1:05
7."Everyone's Coming to New York" (Nick Castle)2:52
8."The Duke Arrives/The Barricade"3:35
9."Police State/Romero and the President"3:21
10."The President at the Train"2:53
11."The President Is Gone"2:30
12."Chase Across the 69th Street Bridge"2:46
13."Over the Wall"3:42
Total length:37:22

2000 remastered edition[edit]

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