The Search for Ecco

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"The Search for Ecco"
Song by The Midnight
from the album Monsters
ReleasedJuly 10, 2020 (2020-07-10)
LabelCounter Records
Producer(s)Tim McEwan
Monsters track listing

The Search for Ecco[1] is a song by The Midnight. It is the sixth track from their album Monsters.

The song was written by band members Tim McEwan and Tyler Lyle and produced by McEwan. It has a running time of four minutes and four seconds and is in the key of F minor.

During an interview with Magnetic Magazine, McEwan commented on The Search for Ecco:[2]

Tim: This is a clear homage to the video game Ecco the Dolphin. I have vivid memories of playing it when I was a kid and how much the soundtrack and visuals informed me. This is the “Arcade Dreams” and “Tokyo Night Train” of this album.

Official versions

The Search for Ecco

from Monsters


  1. "The Search for Ecco | The Midnight". Bandcamp. July 10, 2020. Archived from the original on December 15, 2021. Retrieved April 3, 2022.
  2. Middleton, Ryan (July 10, 2020). "The Director's Cut: The Midnight - MONSTERS - Magnetic Magazine". Magnetic Magazine. Archived from the original on March 28, 2022. Retrieved March 28, 2022.