He co-wrote the song "Guardians Inferno" with James Gunn.
He also portrayed Ravager Pilot in Guardians of the Galaxy.
- Guardians of the Galaxy – Songs from the Motion Picture Original Score
- Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 - Original Motion Picture Score
- Tyler Bates previously worked with James Gunn scoring his films Slither and Super, as well as Dawn of the Dead which was written by Gunn and directed by Zack Snyder.
- Tyler Bates previously worked with Rob Zombie scoring his films The Devil's Rejects, Halloween, Halloween II and The Haunted World of El Superbeasto. He also provided string arrangements on Zombie's album Hellbilly Deluxe 2.
- Tyler Bates scored the DC Entertainment production Watchmen.