‘The World’s End’ soundtrack features Pulp, Blur, Stone Roses & more

The World's End
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Fans of Shaun of the Dead and Hot Fuzz rejoice! The World’s End, the final installment of Edgar Wright and Simon Pegg‘s so called Three Flavours Cornetto Trilogy, is almost in theaters. The genre-blending trilogy has been a sort of cult favorite for years now, and after pairing slacker movie tropes with zombies (Shaun), and buddy cop tropes with nutty conspiracies theories (Fuzz), we’re psyched to see how Wright and Pegg‘s blend of the old friend reunion story and an alien invasion plays out. The film isn’t out until August 23rd stateside (19 July in the UK), but we’ve got the details on its soundtrack to keep us warm at night.

Given that the film is centered around a reunion between a group of old friends in England, it makes sense that the soundtrack focuses on 80s and 90s British rock acts like The Stone Roses, Pulp, Blur, Suede and The Sisters Of Mercy. Some pop acts also make an appearance – Kylie Minogue, Soul II Soul and Saint Etienne. Then we have the kind of left-field (though not thematically) inclusion of “Alabama Song (Whisky Bar)” by The Doors.

The soundtrack is out July 29th in the UK, but no official release date has been given for the US release yet. You can check out the full tracklisting below, and also stream some key tracks:

The World’s End Soundtrack Tracklist:

01 Primal Scream – Loaded
02 Blur – There’s No Other Way
03 I Put This On A Tape For You
04 Soup Dragons – I’m Free
05 Happy Mondays – Step On
06 Was The Music Too Loud
07 Suede – So Young
08 Beautiful South – Old Red Eyes Is Back
09 A Humble Taproom
10 James – Come Home
11 Pulp – Do You Remember The First Time
12 Welcome
13 Teenage Fanclub – What You Do To Me
14 The Stone Roses – Fools Gold
15 Soul II Soul – Get A Life
16 We Have Changed
17 Inspiral Carpets – This Is How It Feels
18 The Doors – Alabama Song (Whisky Bar)
19 Definition Of Sound – Wear Your Love Like Heaven
20 This Is What The Kids Want
21 Kylie Minogue – Step Back In Time
22 St Etienne – Join Our Club
23 The Sundays – Here’s Where The Story Ends
24 I Hate This Town
25 Silver Bullet – 20 Seconds To Comply (The World’s End Bomb Squad Mix Re – Edit)
26 The Sisters Of Mercy – This Corrosion
27 The Housemartins – Happy Hour
28 Let’s Boo Boo

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