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Redemption Songs

Hello, I am the Milkman. If there is one thing I love to do, it's finding the perfect song for just the right moment in a game. I present to you then, my Red Dead Redemption playlist.'

Everything below the Story Songs section contains spoilers. Read at your own risk.

Riding Songs

These are the songs perfect for playing whilst riding off into the sunset.

  • Jingle, Jangle, Jingle--Kay Kyser
  • Back In The Saddle--Aerosmith
  • God's Gonna Cut You Down--Johnny Cash
  • Ghost Riders In The Sky--Johnny Cash
  • Far Away--Jose Gonzalez
  • All You Deliver--Jose Gonzalez
  • Heartbeats--Jose Gonzalez
  • Crosses--Jose Gonzalez
  • El Paso--Marty Robbins
  • San Angelo--Marty Robbins
  • On The Road Again--Willie Nelson
  • The Traveller--A Flock Of Seagulls
  • I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For--U2
  • Serentity--Godsmack
  • Evolution--Motorhead
  • Redemption Song--Bob Marley

Multiplayer Music

These are the songs I like to play whilst riding with my clan.

  • Battle Of New Orleans--Johnny Horton
  • Ballad of the Alamo--Marty Robbins
  • Milkman Keep Those Bottles Quiet

Story Songs

These songs help highlight the intense parts of the plot, not that the orignal score doesn't do that well enough already.

  • Highway Star--Deep Purple--During A Gentle Drive With Friends
  • America--Horse With No Name--I played this after Far Away was done playing (Upon first arriving in Mexico).
  • Rawhide--Frankie Laine--Play it during one of the early missions herding cattle.
  • Vagabond--Greenskeepers--During the mission An Appointed Time, as soon as you start chasing Allende and Bill Williamson in the stagecoach.
  • Highway Star--Deep Purple--During And You Will Know The Truth
  • Dear God--Avenged Sevenfold--During And The Truth Will Set You Free, when you enter the fort in Cochinay.
  • Gunslinger--Avenged Sevenfold--After the previous song is done playing. I started this song after the explosives detonated.
  • Desperado--The Eagles/Johnny Cash--During the final chase with Dutch.
  • Wanted Dead Or Alive--Bon Jovi--When the army sends its first wave in The Last Enemy That Shall Be Destroyed.
  • Blaze of Glory--Bon Jovi--Played after the pevious song is finished. When I played it, the chorus hit just as John opened the barn doors for his last stand.
  • The Unforgiven--Metallica--I played this song during my quest to avenge John Marston.

Homecoming Music

These are the songs I played on the ride back to Marston's family. You can't listen to them all unless you take the long way home, of course.

  • Mama, I'm Coming Home--Ozzy Osbourne
  • Who Says You Can't Go Home--Sugarland
  • Daddy Won't You Please Come Home--Annette Hanshaw
  • Take Me Home--Phil Collins
  • The Long and Winding Road--The Beatles

Epilouge Music

I played these songs after killing Edgar Ross as Jack on the long ride back to Beecher's Hope.

  • Carry On My Wayward Son--Kansas
  • Dust In The Wind--Kansas
  • I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For--U2
  • Free Bird--Lynard Skynard

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