Late Night Stargazing

S’ok, no leftie politico ranting here this time.

A little while ago, I got a bit carried away enthusing about “T2: Trainspotting”.

Somehow, I managed to do that without posting this gorgeous track, which featured heavily in the film and the trailers.

If you’ve never heard it before, leave your preconceptions at the door, disregard their name and give it a listen.

c081a10d0215bd42c9bd48d27f88146d_1000x1000x1

Wolf Alice – Silk

Gorgeous, right?

I don’t think I’ll be giving too much of a spoiler if I point out that the music playing under a soliloquy by Ewen Bremner (aka Spud), officially credited to Underworld, bears an uncanny resemblance to it.

You remember Spud from the first film, right? Hapless, bed-crapping, interview-fluffing, loveable Spud. And because Spud is so haplessly loveable, this tune is all the more heart-breaking:

Hankies at the ready, folks.

00-va-T2-Trainspotting-(original_motion_picture_soundtrack)

Underworld & Ewen Bremner – Eventually But (Spud’s Letter to Gail))

No, no, I’m alright, just got something in my eye, that’s all.

More (and no more cheerful) soon.

Advertisements

Published by

Jez

On Twitter: @atastehistory or me (where you're more likely to get a reply and a follow back): @jezbionic or by email at: dubioustaste26@gmail.com

2 thoughts on “Late Night Stargazing”

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s