The Place Beyond the Pines Soundtrack Features Bon Iver & Arvo Part

Note to filmmakers: never, EVER use Arvo Pärt ‘s ‘Spiegel im Spiegel’ in your movie – it's probably the most overused song of the last two decades; which is a great shame because his stirring, inherently cinematic sound really is something to behold. But thankfully, the people behind The Place Beyond the Pines didn’t commit this cardinal sin. Instead they went for his ‘Fratres’ variations. Significantly less irritating.

In terms of songs, the film features Bon Iver’s ‘The Wolves (Act I and II)’, Ryan Gosling’s ‘Borriquito’, Bruce Spingsteen’s Dancing in the Darl’, Two Fingers’ ‘Fools Rhythm’, YONAS’ ‘Fall Back’, Salem’s ‘Trap Door’, Hall & Oates’ ‘Maneater’, Cryin Shames' 'Please Stay', Suicide’s ‘Che’, and a bunch of original Mike Patton songs (he's the guy from Faith No More, btw).

And here’s the soundtrack’s official tracklisting:

1. Schenectady
2. Family Trees
3. Bromance
4. Forest of Conscience
5. Beyond the Pines
6. Evergreen
7. Misremembering
8. Sonday
9. Coniferae
10. Eclipse of the Son
11. The Snow Angel
12. Handsome Luke
13. Please Stay – The Cryin’ Shames
14. Miserere Mei – Vladimir Ivanoff
15. Fratres for Strings and Percussion – Arvo Part
16. Ninna Nanna Per Adulteri – Ennio Morricone
17. The Wolves (Act I and II) – Bon Ive

Via Film Music Reporter

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