The first song on the album features longtime SoulTracks fave Butch Tavares (the falsetto lead of Tavares), on a driving, horn-filled number that captures the feel of 70s action films. Butch sounds great and the cut is a fresh, outside the box song in 2017. – SoulTracks
One of those most acclaimed indie films of the year is Brawl In Cell Block 99, directed by Bone Tomahawk’s S. Craig Zahler! For Brawl, the director teamed up once again with Jeff Herriott, his Bone Tomahawk co-composer to pen the soulful tunes featured in the film. Listen to the album’s first track, “Give Her A Ride” by Butch Tavares now featured at SoulTracks.
RLJE Films presents BRAWL IN CELL BLOCK 99, now playing in US and UK cinemas and on Digital (download on iTunes).
This week, here are four new soundtracks out now that you really don’t want to miss: Brawl In Cell Block 99 (music by S. Craig Zahler & Jeff Herriott, performed by The O’Jays, Butch Tavares and Adi Armour); The Meyerowitz Stories (score by legendary composer Randy Newman), Mr. Robot Vol. 4 (score by EMMY® Winner Mac Quayle), and Revolt (score by EMMY® Winner Bear McCreary).
Also, exciting pre-orders bring promise of a thrilling Halloween weekend: Jigsaw (score by Charlie Clouser and Stranger Things 2 (score by GRAMMY® Nominees Kyle Dixon & Michael Stein)! And, don’t miss two new cassette releasees just in time for Cassette Store Day. See below for all the details.
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Listen to the soulful debut track, “Buddy’s Business” performed by The O’Jays exclusively now at Yahoo! Music! The track is off the forthcoming Brawl In Cell Block 99 soundtrack on Lakeshore Records, featuring music by S. Craig Zahler and Jeff Herriott (who also teamed up for the acclaimed Bone Tomahawk film), with songs performed by The O’Jays and Butch Tavares! More soundtrack details are coming soon!
RLJE Films presents BRAWL IN CELL BLOCK 99, making its UK theatrical premiere at the London Film Festival on October 11.
100% Rating – Rotten Tomatoes
The director also serves as co-composer with Jeff Herriott, and the smooth, ersatz-’70s soul songs they contribute — recorded by vintage artists like The O’Jays and Butch Tavares, and heard mainly on car stereos throughout. – Hollywood Reporter
Thanks to Vaughn’s performance and Zahler’s direction, Brawl in Cell Block 99 is able to walk the line between a down-and-dirty picture and one that genuinely cares about its tragic protagonist. – Collider
From the masterminds who brought you Bone Tomahawk, 2015’s unforgettable cannibal western, comes Brawl In Cell Block 99! Lakeshore Records will release the soundtrack featuring new and original music performed by Butch Tavares and The O’Jays. More soundtrack details coming soon. See below for critics reviews and more.
Directed by S. Craig Zahler, Brawl In Cell Block 99 premiered at Venice Film Festival earlier this month to standing ovation and TIFF this week to critical acclaim. The film stars Vince Vaughn, Jennifer Carpenter, Udo Kier and Don Johnson.
RLJE Films presents BRAWL IN CELL BLOCK 99, making its US theatrical debut on Saturday, September 23 at Fantastic Fest.
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