Musical companion to eagerly awaited film includes the Top 10 Single “My Type” from Saint Motel Along with new material from Vance Joy, Santigold, Grouplove and Nat & Alex Wolff
Atlantic Records has announced the release of Paper Towns – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack, the musical companion to the eagerly awaited film from 20th Century Fox. The album arrives in stores and at all online retailers on July 10th; Paper Towns opens in theaters nationwide on July 24th.
Paper Towns – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack is available for pre-order beginning today via the iTunes Storehttp://smarturl.it/PaperTownsMusic. All pre-orders will receive instant grat downloads of Atlantic recording artists’ Vance Joy’s “Great Summer,” and “Search Party” by acclaimed singer/songwriter/producer Sam Bruno.
Additionally, fans have the opportunity to be one of the first to visually Shazam Paper Towns – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack art to unlock an exclusive first listen of Vance Joy’s song, “Great Summer”. Pull out your phone, click on your Shazam app, tap on the camera icon in the upper left hand corner and Shazam the album art which can be seen here: click for photo.
Meanwhile, Sam Bruno’s “Search Party” – is available now on the iTunes Store and all DSPs –and comes accompanied by a powerful companion video showcasing as-yet-unreleased highlights from PAPER TOWNS. The clip debuted today exclusively at Buzzfeed http://www.buzzfeed.com/kristinharris/paper-towns-sam-bruno#.kpWaQX4Pl
Lastly, a trailer for the soundtrack, which also features exclusive film footage, is now available on Fandango.com and can be viewed here: http://www.fandango.com/movie-news/exclusive-trailer-paper-towns-soundtrack-announcement-plus-a-chat-with-star-nat-wolff-749402 or watch it here below:
Paper Towns – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack gathers new and previously released material from some of contemporary music’s most compelling artists, including the Top 10 single “My Type” from Saint Motel as well as songs from Santigold, Grouplove, HAIM, Vampire Weekend, The Mountain Goats, Twin Shadow, The War on Drugs, Galantis and PAPER TOWNS star Nat Wolff and his brother Alex Wolff (see attached track listing). Atlantic Records President of Film & TV and GRAMMY® Award–winning soundtrack producer Kevin Weaver (The Fault In Our Stars, Boardwalk Empire, Girls Volumes 1 & 2, True Blood Volumes 1 & 2, Furious 7) and music supervisor Season Kent (The Fault in Our Stars, The Fighter, Entourage, Need For Speed) served as the soundtrack’s producers.
Paper Towns will be celebrated each week by a wide variety of new music releases, video premieres, and eagerly anticipated live events, including a live streaming event from the YouTube Space LA on Friday, July 17th. The event will celebrate the release of the film and soundtrack and include appearances by cast members, performances by artists from the soundtrack including Vance Joy and Saint Motel as well as the world premiere of Santigold’s music video for “Radio”. Additional details will be announced soon.
Following the release of “Great Summer” and “Search Party” come several other instant grats tracks including Grouplove’s “I Am My Only Escape” on June 23rd followed by Santigold’s “Radio” and Galantis’ “U and I (VIP Mix)” on June 30th. For regularly updated news and information, please see http://papertownsmovie.com/music
In the meantime, fans are invited to continue to take part in a number of interactive promotional campaigns, with Atlantic and 20th Century Fox joining forces with Shazam to present the “Paper Towns Search Party.” Listeners are encouraged to use their Shazam app to unlock new content each week –to receive surprising PaperTowns clues leading them to new and exclusive content to be released weekly through the soundtrack’s release. Shazam is available for iOS, Android, and Windows. To download the latest version of Shazam, please visit www.shazam.com/apps.
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About Paper Towns
Adapted from the award-winning bestseller by author John Green (The Fault in Our Stars), Paper Towns is a coming-of-age story centering on Quentin (Nat Wolff) and his enigmatic neighbor Margo (Cara Delevingne), who loved mysteries so much she became one. After taking him on an all-night adventure through their hometown, Margo suddenly disappears, leaving behind cryptic clues for Quentin to decipher. The search leads Quentin and his quick-witted friends on an exhilarating adventure that is equal parts hilarious and moving. Ultimately, to track down Margo, Quentin must find a deeper understanding of true friendship – and true love.
The film is directed by Jake Schreier, written by Scott Neustadter & Michael H. Weber (The Fault In Our Stars), based upon the book by John Green, and the producers are Wyck Godfrey and Marty Bowen (The Fault In Our Stars, The Maze Runner, Twilight).
Paper Towns – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack Track List
- Santigold – Radio
- Twin Shadow – To The Top
- Sam Bruno – Search Party
- Kindness – Swingin Party
- Vance Joy – Great Summer
- Vampire Weekend – Taxi Cab
- Son Lux – Lost It To Trying (Paper Towns Mix)
- Saint Motel – My Type
- Galantis – Runaway (U & I) (Svidden & Jarly Remix)
- HAIM – Falling
- Grouplove – No Drama Queen
- De Lux – Moments
- Alice Boman – Be Mine
- The Mountain Goats – Used To Haunt
- The War on Drugs – Burning
- Nat & Alex Wolff – Look Outside
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