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It's not a new phenomenon for established mainstream musicians to create game soundtracks. Mark Mothersbaugh of Devo fame was largely responsible for The Sims 2 soundtrack; that little-known bloke Paul McCartney did work for Destiny's soundtrack that disappeared into the ether; and who can forget Little Jimmy Urine of Mindless Self Indulgence's contributions to the entirely memorable Lollipop Chainsaw? Having said that, in an ideal world where studios have heaving piles of money to throw at developing their projects, there are a couple of additional musicians I would like to see turn their attentions and talents to creating an OST.

So, which bands would I pick? And what would these hypothetical games be like? Here are my suggestions, with handy-dandy miniature Spotify playlists for reference. Enjoy!

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