Director James Gunn has always been involved in choosing music for his films; his music selections are almost like another character in his movies. His most notable projects, Guardians of the Galaxy and Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, contain a slew of classics from the ‘70s, featuring tracks from ELO, Sweet, Fleetwood Mac, and more. Gunn’s worked his musical magic once again with his newest project, The Suicide Squad spinoff series Peacemaker, now streaming on HBO Max. This time, Gunn is showcasing forgotten and underrated bands of the 1980’s and 1990’s glam metal scene, as well as modern bands who keep the genre going.
Here are ten of Peacemaker’s greatest glam metal tracks featured throughout the duration of the show’s first season.