The XXX Olympic Games Opening Ceremonies just concluded, and the combination of Danny Boyle and Underworld was tremendous! As promised, the soundtrack album, Isles of Wonder: Music For the Opening Ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games, is available for purchase NOW on iTunes and Amazon MP3, with a physical double-CD release coming next week.
Digital download: iTunes UK, Amazon MP3 UK, iTunes US, Amazon MP3 US
CD pre-order: Amazon UK, Amazon US
There was plenty of Underworld music to be heard during the ceremonies. Two new brand new Underworld pieces were composed: “And I Will Kiss” and “Caliban’s Dream” totaling over 24 minutes!
Additionally, there were a lot of new remixes of classic Underworld songs by High Contrast and Darren Price featured during the Parade of Athletes. The full tracklisting of Underworld songs on the album is:
- And I Will Kiss – 17:15
- Caliban’s Dream – 7:15
- Always Loved a Film (Instrumental) – 3:04
- Dark and Long (Dark Train) – 3:46
- Minneapolis (High Contrast Remix) – 6:12
- Confusion the Waitress (Darren Price and High Contrast Remix) – 1:22
- Moon in Water (Instrumental) – 2:42
- Crocodile (High Contrast Remix) – 2:39
- Dirty Epic (Darren Price and High Contrast Remix) – 2:56
- Dark and Long (Darren Price & High Contrast Remix) – 3:27
- Rez (High Contrast Remix) – 6:23