The LP for ‘Dark: Cycle 1’ is pressed on ‘Anorak Yellow’ vinyl and comes housed in a
heavyweight spined sleeve with beautiful artwork throughout. Also included is a 17” x 11” fold
out poster with additional artwork and a digital download card which features the full score
along with four exclusive unreleased bonus tracks.
For the surreal German supernatural thriller, Frost’s dynamic and ominous orchestrations
provide a striking backdrop. Says Frost: “Working in this strange and beautiful world of light
and shadow has been a gift and an endless source of inspiration.”
The Daily Beast notes that Frost’s “foreboding score” aids “what is fast becoming a
monumental work of sci-fi intrigue.”
Ben Frost is an Australian composer and producer based in Iceland. His albums include: ‘Steel
Wound’ (2003), ‘School of Emotional Engineering’ (2004), ‘Theory of Machines’ (2007), ‘By the
Throat’ (2009), ‘Sólaris’ (with Daníel Bjarnason) (2011), ‘Aurora’ (2014), ‘The Centre Cannot
Hold’ (2017), ‘Fortitude OST’ (2017, 2018) and more.
‘Dark’ is set in a German town in present day where the disappearance of two young children
exposes the double lives and fractured relationships among four families. The story takes on a
supernatural twist that ties back to the same town in multiple time periods. The award-winning
mystery series transcended borders and connected with audiences around the world.