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Journey Soundtrack Nominated For Grammy Award

December 6, 2012 Written by Alex Osborn

The orchestral score of thatgamecompany’s Journey has been nominated for a Grammy in the category of Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media.

The soundtrack was composed by Austin Wintory, who unsurprisingly is both shocked and honored by the nomination. In a post on Twitter he said, “Well I don’t really have words right now.”

Other nominees in the category of Best Soundtrack for Visual Media include The Adventures Of Tintin – The Secret Of The Unicorn, The Artist, The Dark Knight Rises, The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo and Hugo.

Even if Journey doesn’t win the award, just being nominated is a huge win for the video game industry. It goes without saying that some actual recognition at a professional and prestigious event is incredible.

All of us here at PlayStation LifeStyle would like to congratulate Austin Wintory and TGC for creating such an wonderfully memorable and Grammy-worthy experience in Journey.

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