Tuesday, November 27, 2012
Tuesday Tunes - The Ballad of Matthew Smith: First Draft Soundtrack
The soundtrack to the book has been slowly developing as I’ve been writing; some of the tracks are things I've listened to while writing, others tracks that just sprung into mind at particular points.
The tracklist is more or less in the order events happen in the current draft, which is to say not even close to the final order. It’s a fairly electic mix too: there’s some Blur, Blondie, the Beastie Boys and the B-52s, and a bunch of artists who don’t begin with a B, as well as several versions of the Blue Danube Waltz, Moonlight Sonata and If I Were A Rich Man.
And by this point, you’ve either got the idea, or you never will.
Either way, here's the Official Soundtrack in all its first draft glory: