Giving Winona Ryder a platform to shine in her performance as young Will Byers’ mother, the show follows a small Indiana town’s attempt to locate the missing Will amid other eerie local happenings. A lively soundtrack of classic rock hits by The Clash, Joy Division and others fleshes out the scene ― and provides a week’s worth of earworms.
This week, the streaming service tweeted the news that fans can look forward to an official soundtrack in the near-ish future.
Like Netflix’s official “Orange Is the New Black” and “House of Cards” soundtracks before it, the album for “Stranger Things” will likely include the series’ synth-tastic theme music ― created by Austin, Texas, electronic group Survive ― and a mix of ‘80s jams.
And in the meantime, we’ll have to settle for a Spotify playlist:
Correction: A previous version of this article stated that the group Survive was from Los Angeles, California, when they actually hail from Austin, Texas.
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