Top Gear Playlist

A list of tracks for the car program Top Gear

Unbroken Minds
  • Tom Kincaid
Atmospheric, thought-provoking and cinematic orchestral Rock hybrid trailer track opening with moody piano, thudding percussion and distant pad textures, later building to a climax of live drums, staccato strings, electric guitars and soaring horns.
Guess Who's Back
  • Richard Kent
  • David Jones
Driving and hard-hitting Rock track opens with an addictively gritty electric guitar riff and builds to an explosive jam of live drums, bass guitar, distorted synths and more electric guitars.
Uncertain Communications
  • Ian Livingstone
Tense electronic underscore with futuristic synths, ominous pads and throbbing electronic percussion, tentatively building tension from start to finish
Subterfuge
  • Tom Kincaid
Epic contemporary orchestral track which begins with an ominous bass guitar riff and electric guitars before building to an epic and driving climax with orchestral drum hits, live drums, cinematic strings and a powerful horn melody
Nightcrawler
  • Joshua Mancell
Tense Rock track by London Sync.
Up and Over
  • Alex Livermore
Funky dance track which starts with a dance beat, funky synth bass line and rhythm guitar before building to an inspirational chorus of synth arpeggios
Chromatic Pulse
  • Nikolaj Bjerre
Electronic and percussive tension bed packed with escalating layers of sparse percussion and synthetic textures including shakers, taikos, handbells, woodblocks, gritty rises, futuristic synths, cinematic booms and foreboding drones
Final Defenders
  • Chris Haigh
Epic, impactful orchestral/electronic hybrid track which begins with dramatic orchestral hits and driving synth arpeggios before building to an epic climax with a huge orchestral drum arrangement, dramatic strings and powerful brass and horn melodies
The Avenue
  • Sean Hargreaves
  • Lucas Friedmann
  • Nikolaj Bjerre
Chilled out Indie Pop track which starts with a melancholic Fender rhodes groove and electric guitar melodies before building to a climax with live drums and synth bass
Lapsed Time
  • Ozzie Rogers
  • Stefan Fletcher
Contemporary cinematic orchestral/electronic hybrid track which starts sparse and tense before building to an epic climax with breakbeat drums, cinematic strings, electric guitar and gritty synth bass
The Tempest
  • Lucas Friedmann
  • Stefan Fletcher
Epic and reflective orchestral track which starts with melancholic piano chords and staccato cellos before building to an epic climax with playful piano arpeggios, strings, synth FX and an impactful orchestral drum arrangement
Life in the Fast Lane
  • Richard Kent
  • David Jones
High-impact and energetic Big Beat track bursting with an addictive guitar and bass riff, driving live drums, vocal sample shout-outs and electrifying synths
No Messing Around
  • Ian Livingstone
Electronic tension track beginning with futuristic synths and atmospheric pads, building further with gritty bass synths and cinematic percussion
Defiance
  • Tom Kincaid
Epic, contemporary orchestral track which begins with aggressive orchestral hits, eerie synth melodies and glitchy electronics before building to an epic climax with punchy drums, complex strings and soaring horns
Bright Possibilities
  • Sophy Purnell
Contemporary Classical orchestral track which starts with soft piano and builds to an inspirational climax with percussion, flutes and soaring vocals
Basement Dreams
  • Lucas Friedmann
  • Sean Hargreaves
  • Nikolaj Bjerre
Alternative Electro/Indie Pop track which starts with a melancholic Fender rhodes and a characterful synth bass line before building to a powerful climax with live drums, soaring electric guitar and synth arpeggios
Red Sea
  • Veronika Hanl
Contemporary cinematic orchestral track building to an epic conclusion with hard-hitting orchestral percussion, a dramatic string arrangement and soaring vocals
Agent Zero
  • Chris Haigh
Epic contemporary orchestral/electronic hybrid track which starts with aggressive orchestral drum hits, dark arpeggiated synths and horns before building to an epic climax with dramatic drops, staccato strings and busy, chasing orchestral drums
Sucker Punch
  • Stefan Fletcher
Contemporary cinematic trailer track which starts with filtered synth sweeps and soft drum hits before building to an epic and heroic climax with aggressive live drums, orchestral hits, gritty electronic textures and a complex staccato string arrangement