Man or Astro-man?

Mission Into Chaos

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Mission Into Chaos! is a revised soundtrack to the lost B-movie/Bond imitation flick of the same name. On this true collector's curio, Man or Astro-Man? brilliantly combines sci-fi sonics and surf music to build a gritty, over-the-top secret agent atmosphere. On the Secret Agent Side, "Name of Numbers"' evil groove could be vintage Dick Dale, and "Of Sex and Demise" sounds like a sock hop, snap-along dance number for space aliens. The Double Agent Side boasts "Madness in the Streets," with its sampled angry mob and wiry chase music; "Within a Martian Heart," which, along with the Pixies' "Motorway to Roswell," is one of the best Martian surf songs ever; and "Point Blank," the spacious, triumphant, and morally ambiguous outtro. Roll credits.

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