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BACKGROUND BEATS

VIBE OUT WITH THE BEST FANDOM MUSIC

We know it’s a nice comfort to have something playing in the background while you’re working. That’s why FAN EXPO is bringing you the ultimate vibe. Check back each month for a personalized fandom playlist to throw on in the background.

J.R.R. TOLKIEN MUSIC

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SEPTEMBER 2022

Grab your air guitar and get to rockin'. We’ve created a playlist full of songs inspired by Tolkien and his works.

MEDIEVAL TIMES

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AUGUST 2022

Head to the Middle Ages with songs that probably would have scared people back then.

CHRISTMAS IN JULY

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JULY 2022

Cartoon Network used to run a Christmas movie marathon in July. We miss it. In that spirit, we’re bringing you a chilly playlist to celebrate... July?

THE JURASSIC SUMMERS

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JUNE 2022

Welcome to the June edition of Background Beats! Travel back in time and experience the summers of 1993, '97, '01, '15, and '18 again in this playlist, inspired by the release of Jurassic World Dominion.

STRANGE MUSIC

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MAY 2022

Welcome to the second edition of Background Beats! May is all about STRANGE music in honor of the release of Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness and Stranger Things: Season 4. Check out our curated playlist of Synthwave vibes and classic 80s hits!

NEW BEGINNINGS

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MARCH 2022

You’re witnessing history here with the first ever edition of Background Beats. Check out our curated fandom playlist and throw it on in the background as you live your life.