BACKBEAT: SONGS FROM THE ORIGINAL MOTION PICTURE (LP)
Limited vinyl LP pressing. Backbeat is the original soundtrack of the 1994 film Backbeat starring Stephen Dorff, Sheryl Lee, Gary Bakewell and Ian Hart. The music was produced by Don Was. The album won the BAFTA Award for Best Film Music. The band featured on the album included members of then-popular grunge and rock outfits including Dave Pirner (Soul Asylum), Greg Dulli (The Afghan Whigs), Thurston Moore (Sonic Youth), Don Fleming (Gumball), Mike Mills (R.E.M.) and Dave Grohl (Nirvana/Foo Fighters). Continuing with it's soundtrack reissue campaign, UMe reissue this title back on standard weight black vinyl for the first time in years.