Bond. James Bond. For some, it’s the man itself that makes them jump up and down with delight — personal choice in actors notwithstanding, of course. For others, it’s the endless array of post-kill puns, sexual euphemisms, and gadgetry. Finally, folks, there are those in this world who love 007 movies just for the musical contributions they have brought to the world; whether it be a kick-ass theme song or just some tense incidental music. And that, boys and girls, brings me to the very point of this piece: the music that has been accompanying James Bond on his various adventures all over this world (and sometimes in space) for the last 50 years.
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