Guardians of the Galaxy [Songs and Original Score]

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All Music Guide - Stephen Thomas Erlewine
Whatever the precise plot machinations that led Guardians of the Galaxy to rely so heavily on the Super Hits from the '70s doesn't quite matter when it comes to regarding the soundtrack. Here, the record works as a sampler of the soft rock and Yacht rock hits that are familiar not only from constant exposure on the radio, but also their use in movies. "Hooked on a Feeling" played a pivotal role in Reservoir Dogs, "Spirit in the Sky" opened up Miami Blues, "Fooled Around and Fell in Love" was in Boogie Nights, "Escape (The Piña Colada Song)" has been in countless films and TV shows -- as has almost everything else here with the possible exception of David Bowie's...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Stephen Thomas Erlewine
Whatever the precise plot machinations that led Guardians of the Galaxy to rely so heavily on the Super Hits from the '70s doesn't quite matter when it comes to regarding the soundtrack. Here, the record works as a sampler of the soft rock and Yacht rock hits that are familiar not only from constant exposure on the radio, but also their use in movies. "Hooked on a Feeling" played a pivotal role in Reservoir Dogs, "Spirit in the Sky" opened up Miami Blues, "Fooled Around and Fell in Love" was in Boogie Nights, "Escape (The Piña Colada Song)" has been in countless films and TV shows -- as has almost everything else here with the possible exception of David Bowie's "Moonage Daydream," which touches upon the space age futurism of this comic book caper.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 7/29/2014
  • Label: Hollywood Records
  • UPC: 050087306830
  • Catalog Number: 002014802
  • Sales rank: 5,633

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Hooked On A Feeling - Blue Swede (2:54)
  2. 2 Go All The Way - The Raspberries (3:22)
  3. 3 Spirit In The Sky - Norman Greenbaum (4:03)
  4. 4 Moonage Daydream - David Bowie (4:42)
  5. 5 Fooled Around And Fell In Love - Elvin Bishop (4:37)
  6. 6 I'm Not In Love - 10cc (6:04)
  7. 7 I Want You Back - The Jackson 5 (3:00)
  8. 8 Come And Get Your Love - Redbone (3:28)
  9. 9 Cherry Bomb - The Runaways (2:19)
  10. 10 Escape (The Pina Colada Song) - Rupert Holmes (4:38)
  11. 11 O-o-h Child - The Five Stairsteps (3:15)
  12. 12 Ain't No Mountain High Enough - Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell (2:31)
  13. 13 [Untitled CD-ROM Track]
Disc 2
  1. 1 Morag (1:58)
  2. 2 The Final Battle Begins (4:21)
  3. 3 Plasma Ball (1:18)
  4. 4 Quill's Big Retreat (1:38)
  5. 5 To The Stars (2:52)
  6. 6 Ronan's Theme (2:24)
  7. 7 Everyone's An Idiot (1:26)
  8. 8 What A Bunch Of A-Holes (2:14)
  9. 9 Busted (1:34)
  10. 10 The New Meat (0:36)
  11. 11 The Destroyer (1:27)
  12. 12 Sanctuary (2:26)
  13. 13 The Kyln Escape (7:23)
  14. 14 Don't Mess With My Walkman (0:44)
  15. 15 The Great Companion (0:51)
  16. 16 The Road To Knowhere (0:37)
  17. 17 The Collector (3:20)
  18. 18 Ronan's Arrival (0:56)
  19. 19 The Pod Chase (3:56)
  20. 20 Sacrifice (3:20)
  21. 21 We All Got Dead People (1:46)
  22. 22 The Ballad of the Nova Corps (1:48)
  23. 23 Groot Spores (1:11)
  24. 24 Guardians United (2:46)
  25. 25 The Big Blast (3:05)
  26. 26 Groot Cocoon (2:29)
  27. 27 Black Tears (2:43)
  28. 28 Citizens Unite (1:15)
  29. 29 A Nova Upgrade (2:10)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Tyler Bates Primary Artist
Elvin Bishop Vocals
David Bowie Vocals
The Five Stairsteps Group
Marvin Gaye Vocals
The Jackson 5 Group
The Raspberries Group
Redbone Group
The Runaways Group
Blue Swede Group
Norman Greenbaum Vocals
Rupert Holmes Vocals
10cc Group
Tammi Terrell Vocals
Nan Vernon Vocals
Gavin Greenaway Conductor
Timothy Williams Conductor
Everton Nelson Concert Master
Metro Voices Choir, Chorus
Jenny O'Grady Choir Master
Lola Bates Piano
Technical Credits
Elvin Bishop Composer
David Bowie Composer
Eric Carmen Composer
Joan Jett Composer
Kim Fowley Composer
Graham Gouldman Composer
Norman Greenbaum Composer
Rupert Holmes Composer
Eric Stewart Composer
Mark James Composer
Nick Ashford Composer
Gustavo Borner Mastering, Engineering, Score Mixer
Berry Gordy Jr. Composer
Alphonso Mizell Composer
Freddie Perren Composer
Deke Richards Composer
Valerie Simpson Composer
Stan Vincent Composer
Lolly Vegas Composer
Tyler Bates Composer, Score Producer
Timothy Williams Orchestration, Additional Music
Andrew Dudman Engineering
Patricia Sullivan Fourstar Mastering
Dieter Hartmann Additional Music
Nick Baxter Score Mixer
Shie Rozow Programming
Christine Bergren Music Business Affairs, Legal Advisor
Wolfgang Matthes Programming
Kevin Feige Executive Soundtrack Producer
Justin Moshkevich Score Mixer
Unspecified Composer
James Gunn Executive Soundtrack Producer
Edward Trybek Orchestration
Dave Jordan Executive Soundtrack Producer
Kurt Oldman Score Production Coordinator
Neal Desby Orchestration
Joanne Higginbottom Programming
Drew Krassowski Orchestration
Caryn Rassmusen MIDI
Jo Changer Assistant Contractor
Lewis Meyer Orchestration
Nathan Boler MIDI
Lisa Bates Production Accountant
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