Be Like Star-Lord: Make Your Own Guardians of the Galaxy Awesome Mix, Vol. 1 on the iTunes Store

A good mix tape is a critical part of any galaxy guarding hero's arsenal, just as Star-Lord can tell you. His mix tape from the Guardians of the Galaxy movie is worth of a Nova Corps commendation, so we searched through the iTunes Store to put together his list for you -- complete with the track that was cut from the movie.

Star-Lord's Awesome Mix, Vol. 1 from Guardians of the GalaxyStar-Lord's Awesome Mix, Vol. 1 from Guardians of the Galaxy

A couple songs in the movie sound more like later recordings, so if you want to stick closer to what Star-Lord listened to swap these out in your mix tape:

If you're trying to be as accurate as possible with your Star-Lord mix, leave out "Spirit in the Sky" because that track was cut from the movie.

And if you just aren't up for making your own mix tape, there's the just released movie soundtrack, Guardians of the Galaxy: Awesome Mix, Vol. 1 ($8.99). But that's not really a mix tape, so it kind of defeats the purpose of finding the music and making your own.