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Here’s the True Detective theme rendered in 8-bit form

Although it takes place partially in 1995, True Detective isn’t the kind of show to wallow in retro aesthetics. (Although there is that VHS tape.) Still, because the Internet loves everything 8-bit, here’s The Handsome Family’s “Far From Any Road,” also known as the True Detective theme song, rendered in MIDI form by Minneapolis-based DJ and graphic designer Mike Davis. As unlikely as the combination might seem, the song actually kind of works. Now all we need is an 8-bit True Detective video game to pass the time until Season 2. Get on it, Internet: 


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