Quintillion = A Ridiculously Large Number

So these guys have been in my library for a bit over 10 years now and with each new album they vary their style, experiment with new things, change the sound up, and each time they seem to nail it. They’ve just done the soundtrack to an upcoming game and this track is from it. The game – No Man’s Sky – is apparently a gigantic self generating universe containing 18 quintillion planets. What’s interesting about the soundtrack is that there are two parts, the first a straight up soundtrack as performed by the band. The second is procedural generated, using base samples created by the band to, in theory, produce an ever changing soundtrack for the game. Pretty snazzy stuff. Here’s:

65daysofstatic – Red Parallax

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