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The Home soundtrack, featuring new tracks by Chromatics and Symmetry, is officially out on October 14th via Italians Do It Better. Check it out below.

Video: Chromatics – Magazine

The soundtrack to Johnny Jewel’s score of the film Home will be released digitally on Italians Do It Better on October 14th. The CD and vinyl editions of the soundtrack will coincide with the film’s theatrical release in January. The new Chromatics song “Magazine” receives a video by Home director Fien Troch, comprised of scenes from her film.

The first side of Jewel’s soundtrack for Home is made up of new and unreleased tracks from Chromatics and Symmetry, and the soundtrack’s second half consists of score for the film by Johnny Jewel.

Home Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
1. Magazine – Chromatics
2. Paradise – Chromatics
3. The Magician – Symmetry
4. Alligator – Symmetry
5. Countdown – Symmetry
6. Running From The Sun (End Credits Version) – Chromatics
7. Home – Johnny Jewel
8. Subdivisions – Johnny Jewel
9. Trust – Johnny Jewel
10. Remorse – Johnny Jewel
11. Endless – Johnny Jewel
12. Isolation – Johnny Jewel
13. Decay – Johnny Jewel
14. Youth – Johnny Jewel

Home had its world premiere in August at the Venice Film Festival, where Fien Troch won Best Director in the Orizzonti section.

Chromatics – Cherry LP


Johnny Jewel uploaded the full “Cherry LP” on his soundcloud page, download it for free below. There are still no news regarding “Dear Tommy LP”.

Cherry (4:31)
Candy (4:19)
Headlight’s Glare (2:37)
Ceremony (Featuring Ida No) (6:13)
At Your Door (3:17)
I Can’t Keep Running (4:37)
Vertigo (1:37)
Cherry (Instrumental) (4:31)

Chromatics – In Films


Shiny Red Car Do You Feel So Blue?
When You See Your Friends Crashing Around You?
Lost Inside A Daydream In The Afternoon
Matinee In Black & White
They Hide You Behind Bars
Kept Away From View
They’ll Take You Out On Sundays
If The Skies Are Blue
Brando At The Drive-In
The Girls All Look At You
They Sing Like In The Pictures
Shiny Red Car Do You Feel So Blue?
You Never Get The Lead
You Always Wanted To
Stuck In Double Feature
Freeze Framing Into View
Action Yells Director
& You Say There’s No Substitute
& You’re Always Turning Blue
& You Say There’s No Reward For You
But All Your Lies End On A Monday
& We Say We’ve Got Some Things To Prove
But We’re Always Wasting Time
& You Still Think That They’re All After You
But All Your Crimes End On A Monday
They Hid You Behind Bars
Kept Away From View
They Took You Out On Sundays
When The Skies Were Blue
James Dean At The Drive-In
The Girls All Looked At You
They Sang Like In The Pictures

Johnny Jewel – Lost River OST


Italians Do It Better’s Johnny Jewel (Chromatics, Glass Candy, and Symmetry) has written the score for actor Ryan Gosling’s upcoming directorial debut, Lost River. Check it out below. Lost River is in US theaters April 10. Keep an eye out for Chromatics’ upcoming album Dear Tommy.

Chromatics – I Can Never Be Myself When You’re Around


Following the release of “Just Like You” last month, Chromatics have just unveiled another superb track from their forthcoming new album “Dear Tommy”. “I Can Never Be Myself When You’re Around” features backing vocals by Megan Louise (from Desire) and is available for free download here. “Dear Tommy” is set to drop soon on Johnny Jewel’s Italians Do It Better imprint.

Chromatics – Yes (Love Theme From Lost River)

lost river

Italians Do It Better’s Johnny Jewel has scored Ryan Gosling’s directorial debut “Lost River”. The first taste from the upcoming OST comes from Chromatics with a new track called “Yes” (Lost River), featuring vocals from Glass Candy’s Ida No, Desire’s Megan Louise, and Chromatics’ Ruth Radelet.

“Lost River” OST is out on March 30th 2015 via Italians Do It Better. It will also feature tracks by Glass Candy, Chromatics, Desire, and two track Jewel recorded with Saoirse Ronan and Ben Mendelsohn.

The “Yes” single is out now, including Symmetry’s Remix Of The Love Theme & The Lullaby Reprise From Lost River. Download here.

Chromatics – Hands In The Dark (Unreleased 12 Inch Version)


Italians Do It Better and Johnny Jewel offer for free download another unreleased track, a Gritty & Dirty 12″ mix of Chromatics’ “Hands In The Dark”. The track was originally appeared on the first “After Dark” compilation back in 2007. As he said, “this is similar to the version we were playing on stage in Europe last year.

Stream Hands In The Dark below and download here. Chromatics’ new album “Dear Tommy” will drop just “in time for Valentine’s Day.”

Chromatics – Closer to Grey / Johnny Jewel – The Other Side of Midnight


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Chromatics Alternate Versions


Italians Do It Better’s Johnny Jewel continues to offer for free alternate versions of Chromatics’ highlights. Below you can stream and download a rework of “Killing For Love” featuring Ruth Radelet‘s haunting vocals, the original 8 track version of “Candy“, “recorded in a haze of nyquil & tequila”, as well as a beautiful mashup of two Chromatics classics, “Lady” and “Night Drive”.