Game Music for the 4th of July

Happy Independence Day to all my fellow Americans!  This is a day to celebrate all the best, most awesome things we enjoy about being Americans – and that includes our love of video games!  So to celebrate, I’ve gathered together some of the top patriotic songs of the USA as they appeared in popular game soundtracks.  Enjoy!

Guitar Hero 5 –  My Country, Tis of Thee

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Civilization V – America the Beautiful

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Fallout 3 – Yankee Doodle

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Civil War 2: Generals – When Johnny Comes Marching Home

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BioShock Infinite – You’re A Grand Old Flag

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Fallout 3 – Hail Columbia

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Civil War 2: Generals – Battle Hymn of the Republic

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Civilization IV – Marines’ Hymn (The United States Marine Corps)

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Studio1_GreenWinifred Phillips is an award-winning game music composer with more than 11 years of experience in the video game industry.  Her projects include Assassin’s Creed Liberation, God of War, the LittleBigPlanet franchise, and many others.  She is the author of the award-winning bestseller A COMPOSER’S GUIDE TO GAME MUSIC, published by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Press.  Follow her on Twitter @winphillips.

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