Hello, world! My name is Joshua McLean. I’m a professional composer for media (games, film, podcasts, & videos), game developer, and streamer.

Look below for some cool samples of my audio work.

I founded the website 8bitstoinfinity.com to highlight and promote the importance of quality, dynamic audio in game music.

Styles: Electronic, orchestral, chiptune, rock, metal, pop

Skills: Music composition, production, and arrangement; sound design and recording; FMOD, C, C++, C#, Java, PHP, HTML, JavaScript, Python, MySQL, Unity, Blender.

If your project needs amazing custom audio to amp up the experience, please contact me through email or Twitter.

Email: seciden@gmail.com

Twitter: @mrjoshuamclean


Need free music for your game, YouTube video, podcast, or any other form of media? Check out my Royalty-Free Music options.

Music is freely available for non-commercial projects. Contact me if you need to use any music for a commercial project, or if you need custom audio.

Projects with My Music

Nathan Blake Games

Chromatose logo

Quantum Catburetor screenshot
Bro-Mag Arena screenshot
Pieni Saari screenshot

Yours screenshot

Scenes in a Globe screenshot

WorldSim screenshot

Jardin screenshot

Catsorbed screenshot
(w/ Bernard Machado)

Royalty-Free Music

I regularly release new packs of music for general use in media. There are two main categories: Free for non-commercial use, and for commercial use which requires a small fee.

Please let me know if your project uses any of this music. I’d love to do my best to promote your work. Interested in custom music? Have any questions or comments? See my about section for how to contact me.

Free (Non-Commercial) Versions

The music in this section is available for use under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International license. You can use the music in non-commercial work with credit (as shown below).

Modifications are also allowed, but if you do, you must release the modified work under the same license. The credit must be easily accessible and written as:

Contains music ©2018 Joshua McLean (mrjoshuamclean.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International

You are welcome to provide a donation through the button below ($5 recommended) or support my Patreon campaign to support the continued creation of this free-to-use music. You can also show support by purchasing or streaming my music on your favorite digital music store (iTunes | Google Play | Amazon | Spotify). Thank you!

Click the images below to download a .zip file with music files and the CC license. Starting with To Battle, the packages also include notes on BPM and loop points. I’ll be adding notes to previous releases soon.

Please let me know if you use this music. I’d love to share your work!

Chiptunes (Preview)

Dark Piano / Ambient / Electronic (Preview)

Synthesized Guitar and Piano (Preview)

Orchestral (Preview)

Synth / Electric Guitar / Orchestral (Preview)

EX and EX Plus Versions

If you are interested in using the music in a commercial project, please purchase the EX or EX Plus Version here.

EX include a commercial license, the original tracks as high-quality WAV files. EX Plus also includes separated stems which you can use in your own music and sound design.

These versions still require attribution as follows:

Contains music ©2018 Joshua McLean (mrjoshuamclean.com)

Please allow 1  – 2 business days for delivery of EX and EX Plus Versions.

Music Pack

Weekly Updates


Watch my stream on Twitch (times in ET):

Sunday 6 PM
Monday 1 PM & 6 PM
Tuesday 6 PM
Wednesday 6 PM
Thursday 1 PM & 6 PM
Friday 6 PM
Saturday 1 PM

Join the Discord to hang out, see the schedule for the week, and vote for Follower Friday games.

I also post videos on YouTube.

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