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A Brokedown Melody
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A Brokedown Melody

11/14/2006
In the tradition of films about the secret to happiness via the search for the perfect wave comes BROKEDOWN MELODY, which contains plenty of great surfing footage, commentary, and music. The latter element is showcased on the film's soundtrack, which includes contributions from the Beta Band, Pearl Jam's Eddie Vedder, Built to Spill's Doug Marstch, and Jack Johnson, who also appears in the movie. Thankfully, the soundtrack steers away from hackneyed traditional surf music and the in-your-face rock and metal associated with extreme sports. Instead, thoughtful, folk-leaning troubadours like M. Ward and Kings of Convenience are included, reflecting the more spiritual side of surfing, which--as BROKEDOWN MELODY shows--is as much a philosophy as a sport.
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  1. # Song Length
  2. 1 The Cave   by   Culver City Dub Collective PT3M8S
  3. 2 Breakdown [Film Version]   by   Jack Johnson PT3M27S
  4. 3 Know How   by   Kings of Convenience PT3M52S
  5. 4 We Need Love   by   Johnny Osbourne PT3M47S
  6. 5 Transfiguration #1   by   M. Ward PT2M37S
  7. 6 Let It Be Sung   by   Jack Johnson PT4M8S
  8. 7 Goodbye   by   Eddie Vedder PT2M20S
  9. 8 Needles in My Eyes   by   The Beta Band PT4M14S
  10. 9 Heart (Things Never Shared)   by   Doug Martsch PT3M55S
  11. 10 The Road   by   Matt Costa PT2M26S
  12. 11 Vuelvo al Sur [Koop Remix][By Koop]   by   Astor Piazzolla PT5M52S
  13. 12 Home   by   Jack Johnson PT3M31S
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