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CRUISING -The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack :: Various Artists

CRUISING - Motion Picture Soundtrack -John Hiatt, Willy DeVille, Germs & more
Cult-Classic OST!
Various Artists
CRUISING -The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
SKU: AFZ 222
Price: $29.99

ARTISTS:                  TRACKS:
Willy DeVille            Heat Of The Moment     
The Cripples             Loneliness         
John Hiatt               Spy Boy         
Madelynn Von Ritz    When I Close My Eyes I See Blood     
Mutiny                      Lump             
Rough Trade             Shakedown         
Willy DeVille             Pullin' My String     
Germs                       Lions Share         
The Cripples             Hypnotize         
Willy DeVille             It's So Easy      
   

Produced by Jack Nitzsche
Mastered by Kevin Gray at Cohearent Audio

CRUISING
MUSIC FROM THE ORIGINAL MOTION PICTURE SOUNDTRACK

Available on Compact Disc for the First time!

"One of the rockingest movies ever...the music here is dark, dirty and seedy."

The controversial 1980 film "Cruising" has become an underground cult classic.
One of the best parts of the film is the amazingly gritty soundtrack. The music
was scored and compiled by Academy Award winner Jack Nitzsche also known as the
"Wall of Sound" arranger on Phil Spector's hits.

Most of the songs on the Cruising soundtrack are a  mix of rock, glam and disco
music and full of an anxious energy. They complement the movie action and the
S&M bar setting extremely well and offer a glimpse of an un-idealized 70's gay
scene. The tracks are performed by various punk, P.Funk, rock, pop and soul artists
including Willy DeVille, John Hiatt, Rough Trade, The Cripples and several raw
and dirty cuts by proto punks The Germs.