What is your favorite piece of kaiju music?

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What is your favorite piece of kaiju music?

Postby Black Lion » Tue Sep 18, 2012 7:09 pm

Mine has to be King Kong's tribal theme from KKvsG. It's just got so much mystery and ominous atmosphere.

It's the second song here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NXR3IE361Q4
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Re: What is your favorite piece of kaiju music?

Postby eabaker » Tue Sep 18, 2012 7:14 pm

I have always loved the Kaiju Daisenso March. It's one of the few really rousing pieces in the original Godzilla, and it absolutely blossoms in Monster Zero.
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Re: What is your favorite piece of kaiju music?

Postby Tamura » Tue Sep 18, 2012 7:29 pm

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Re: What is your favorite piece of kaiju music?

Postby edgaguirus » Tue Sep 18, 2012 8:57 pm

The theme to Mothra vs Godzilla. It was also the perfect score for the battle between the two.
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Re: What is your favorite piece of kaiju music?

Postby Kaiju-King42 » Tue Sep 18, 2012 9:03 pm

Very difficult choice. It's between the MvG battle theme, The Mysterians battle theme, King Ghidorah's theme, and the DAM main theme for me.
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Re: What is your favorite piece of kaiju music?

Postby Breakdown » Tue Sep 18, 2012 11:39 pm

edgaguirus wrote:The theme to Mothra vs Godzilla. It was also the perfect score for the battle between the two.

Agreed, though I'd put the TOMG theme slightly ahead of it.
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Re: What is your favorite piece of kaiju music?

Postby JAGzilla » Wed Sep 19, 2012 9:31 am

I don't really have a definitive favorite. Mothra vs Godzilla's Main Title is right up there, though. The Mega Monster War March is also awesome. Tokyo SOS's Main Title is probably my favorite of the Millenium movies; I love those epic fanfares at the beginning and end.

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Re: What is your favorite piece of kaiju music?

Postby Shadow » Wed Sep 19, 2012 12:04 pm

Garuda's theme in G vs. MG2, and MG 2's theme.
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Postby GodzillaSpawn » Wed Sep 19, 2012 1:14 pm

eabaker wrote:I have always loved the Kaiju Daisenso March. It's one of the few really rousing pieces in the original Godzilla, and it absolutely blossoms in Monster Zero.


This. It's magnificent. Loved it in "Biollante" and in the credits of GMK as well.

I also am a big fan of the tribal Kong theme. As well as the main theme from Godzilla vs. Gigan. "Godzilla's strong again."

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Postby Destroyer » Wed Sep 19, 2012 3:39 pm

Main title of Ghidorah and End Title of Final Wars.
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Re: What is your favorite piece of kaiju music?

Postby Mr. X » Wed Sep 19, 2012 3:47 pm

MONSTER ZERO MARCH!!!!!

That and Mechagodzilla's theme from Godzilla vs Mechagodzilla II.
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Postby Handsome Jack » Wed Sep 19, 2012 5:37 pm

By far the original theme in Gojira. The tone mixed with Godzillas roars and footsteps work well.
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Re: What is your favorite piece of kaiju music?

Postby Reaper Man » Thu Sep 20, 2012 10:14 pm

Ifukube Akira's original Godzilla march.
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Re: What is your favorite piece of kaiju music?

Postby Rody » Sat Sep 29, 2012 5:30 pm

Akira Ifukube: Rondo in Burlesque for Japanese Drum & Orchestra

A magnificent suite derived from the 'great monster war/monster zero march' and another march which I can't remember the title of. :oops:
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Re: What is your favorite piece of kaiju music?

Postby Shacker9227 » Wed Oct 03, 2012 8:44 pm

The Godzilla theme itself. I love the renditions from Terror of Mechagodzilla and Godzilla vs Biollante.
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Re: What is your favorite piece of kaiju music?

Postby Gojisan866 » Fri Oct 05, 2012 12:33 pm

Godzilla at the Ocean Floor is definitely a good one, along with the main theme. Also, no love for Godzilla vs. Anguirus (or whatever it's called) from Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla? The GMK theme is pretty awesome, too.
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Re: What is your favorite piece of kaiju music?

Postby JAGzilla » Fri Oct 12, 2012 6:12 pm

I'm watching Gojira now, and the theme that plays when the Bingo-maru sinks is a good one. It's short, but very powerful and perfectly accompanies the image of the burning ship going down.

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Re: What is your favorite piece of kaiju music?

Postby Space Hunter M » Fri Oct 12, 2012 7:35 pm

Electrocution Plan B from Godzilla vs. The Thing. The atmosphere the music added to that scene still sends chills down my spine. The final command is given. From the land, the air and the monolithic towers of electrifying death spread about the area, humanity throws everything it has at this menace from a bygone era in one final confrontation. Initially unfazed, Godzilla advances on, but from the sky above, powerful conductors of the the already deadly energy are dropped! The plan is working! The beast is agonized and mercilessly thrown to the ground! But alas, fate once again proves the stupidity of men outweighs their genius. With their foe cornered in its final moments, the order to dangerously raise the power is blurted out in foolish aggression. The wires and conductors holding Godzilla down are overheated and destroyed. Immediately seizing this chance of escape, the monster lashes out against its enemy's instruments of war, now reduced to worthless, pathetic hunks of metal. Ever defiant, Godzilla once again stands triumphant against its oppressors, ready to continue its unending march of death upon the earth.
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Re: What is your favorite piece of kaiju music?

Postby MasonWerx » Sat Oct 13, 2012 9:37 am

The main theme to GMK is freakin' stellar.

And the original main Godzilla theme and its various incarnations.

Those two pieces of music get stuck in my head all the time.

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Re: What is your favorite piece of kaiju music?

Postby Godzilla628 » Sat Oct 13, 2012 6:29 pm

From the Showa series my favorite would have to be the main title to Mothra vs. Godzilla
The Heisei series would have to be Mechagodzilla's Theme from Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla 2
The Millenium series would have to be the GMK Theme.


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