Steve Aoki Has Remixed The Theme Song From Ghost In The Shell
Steve Aoki has taken to social media today to announce some big news, revealing that he has produced an official remix for a theme from the upcoming film Ghost In The Shell. The film, which is a remake of the classic manga and anime of the same name, stars Scarlett Johansson in the lead role and is set to be released at the end of the month.
In his Facebook post, Aoki expressed his excitement over the new remix, stating that Ghost In The Shell was one of the inspirations behind his Neon Future albums.
"This is a big day for me. Especially for teenage youth me when I first watched the anime Ghost In The Shell that planted the seeds for my imagination and obsession for Sci fi android life AI singularity and later the blueprints towards my Neon Future ideology. "
Aoki's remix can be heard in a new trailer for the film, giving us our first taste of the finished product. The producer utilizes harsh electro sounds that pair up perfectly with the cyberpunk nature of the footage, creating an exhilarating backdrop for the explosive action that appears throughout the trailer.
It's definitely enough to get us pumped for not only the remix but the film as well. Ghost In The Shell will hit theaters on March 31.
Check out the trailer and Aoki's full post below.
Connor Jones is a writer and music fan based in Portland, Oregon.