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Old 12-02-2011, 08:47 PM
 
Location: Tennessee
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Do you ever sit in the theater until all of the credits roll so you can find out the name of a song (and artist) you heard for the first time on a movie soundtrack? Do you go home and buy it? How about with movies on pay channels? (You can't see the credits on broadcast and cable network movies).
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Old 12-02-2011, 08:49 PM
 
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Yes!!!

From Dusk Till Dawn The Blasters Dark Night - YouTube

From Dusk Till Dawn: Tito & Tarantula - After Dark - YouTube
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Old 12-02-2011, 09:00 PM
 
Location: Las Flores, Orange County, CA
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The first time I heard this song was while watching the film American Beauty. I was such a beautiful song so I went online and tried to piece together lyrics and researched on IMDB. Eventually I found it.


Annie Lennox - Don't let it bring you down (American Beauty). Subtitulada - YouTube

Later I became aware Annie Lennox covered it as an original by Neil Young


Neil Young - Don't let it bring you down - YouTube
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Old 12-02-2011, 09:28 PM
 
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I've done it a lot. I always sat through the credits anyway, even now with IMDB, especially for both music and shooting locations.

Here's the first one that came to mind, from the movie "About A Boy" by Badly Drawn Boy:


A2 Media- Something to talk about- Badly Drawn Boy - YouTube
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Old 12-02-2011, 09:33 PM
 
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I don't sit through the credits but I'll remember the lyrics and then just do a Google search and include the movie title.

I haven't bought a CD in years. I only do mp3's because I usually only like at the most 4 songs on a CD so there's no point in buying the whole thing.
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Old 12-02-2011, 11:14 PM
 
Location: Arizona
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I saw "O, Brother, where art thou" on cable and found all the songs on youtube.
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Old 12-03-2011, 05:19 PM
 
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In the Summer of '96... I went to see a movie at the theature. My friends and I heard this song when a brand new Dodge Ram 2500 long bed, super cab, 4X4, V-10 hit the gas. The theature went WILD and everyone was pumped for what we heard. A brand new Van Halen tune written for the movie that would become an instant classic. The movie.......... a movie about Tornado Alley and storm chasers. Twister!!!

Van Halen - Humans Being w/Lyrics - YouTube
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Old 12-04-2011, 01:42 AM
 
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The Jeff Healey Band - When the Night comes falling from the Sky (Road House Soundtrack) - YouTube
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Old 12-04-2011, 11:06 AM
 
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So many great made specially for movies, yet so little action in this thread so far. I'll add some more! Maybe y'all heard these before?

Back To The Future Music Video - The Power Of Love - YouTube

Guns N' Roses - You could be mine - YouTube

Alice In Chains - What The Hell Have I - YouTube

AC DC Big Gun - YouTube

From Dusk Till Dawn: ZZ Top - She's Just Killing Me - YouTube

AC/DC Who Made Who (Maximum Overdrive Version) - YouTube
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Old 12-04-2011, 03:16 PM
 
Location: Sweden
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Movie Or TV Tunes 2.
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