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The Walking Dead: AMC Original Soundtrack, Vol. 1 is the first soundtrack of music from AMC's zombie drama The Walking Dead. It was released digitally on March 17, 2013[1] and physically on March 19, 2013[2] by the record label Universal Republic Records, a division of UMG Recordings, Inc. .[3]

The deluxe edition vinyl LP comes packaged in a full color gatefold jacket with heavy card stock inner bag featuring popular images from the TV series. The first pressing also comes with a bonus full color 18″ x 24″ poster.[4][5]


# Track title Artist Composer Length
1 "Lead Me Home" Jamie N Commons Jamie N Commons 1:58
2 "Main Title Theme Song (UNKLE Remix)" Bear McCreary Steven L. Kaplan / Bear McCreary 4:23
3 "You Are the Wilderness" Voxhaul Broadcast Anthony Aguiar / Kurt Allen / David Dennis / Phillip Munsey 5:16
4 "Love Bug" Baby Bee David Stark / Joe Stark / Butch Walker 2:52
5 "Warm Shadow (Dactyl Remix)" Fink Fin Greenall / Tim Thornton / Guy Whittaker 5:33
6 "Sinking Man" Of Monsters and Men Nanna Bryndís Hilmarsdóttir / Of Monsters and Men / Ragnar Porthallsson 2:46
7 "The Parting Glass" Emily Kinney & Lauren Cohan Traditional 2:57
8 "Running" Delta Spirit Jonathan Jameson / William McLaren / Matthew Vasquez / Kelly Winrich / Brandon Young 3:12


  • Track 1 ("Lead Me Home") was featured in the third season episode "Clear ".
  • Track 3 ("You Are the Wilderness") was featured in the third season episode "Prey".
  • Track 4 ("Love Bug") was featured in the third season episode "Say the Word".
  • Track 5 ("Warm Shadow") was featured in the third season episode "Arrow on the Doorpost".
  • Track 7 ("The Parting Glass") was featured in the first episode of the third season titled "Seed".


"The Parting Glass" cover

Prior to the album's release, some of the tracks were released as digital singles starting with "The Parting Glass" by series stars Emily Kinney and Lauren Cohan in October 26, 2012[6] and "Love Bug" by Baby Bee in November 12, 2012.[7]

"Love Bug" cover


List Position[8]
The Billboard 200 54
Top Modern Rock/Alternative Albums 11
Top Rock Albums 19
Top Soundtracks 5

Release history

Region Date Format
United States March 17, 2013[9] Digital download
March 19, 2013[2] CD
April 15, 2013[4] Vinyl


  • Producers: Jamie N Commons, Thomas Golubic, Voxhaul Broadcast, Butch Walker, Greg Wells
  • A&R: Connor Echausse, Tom MacKay
  • Mastering: Chris Gehringer
  • Additional Production: Michelle Johnson, Yvette Moteyer
  • Mixing: Josh Mosser, Voxhaul Broadcast, Butch Walker, Greg Wells
  • Package Design: Olivia Smith
  • Vocal Engineer: Tom Tapley
  • Arranger, Engineer, Instrumentation: Greg Wells

Credits adapted from Allmusic.[10]


Vinyl LP


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