Zach Braff’s Next Soundtrack Detailed, ‘Garden State’ to Hit Vinyl
New music from the Shins, Bon Iver, and Cat Power with Coldplay grace 'Wish I Was Here'
The potentially life-changing soundtrack to Zach Braff’s new flick, Wish I Was Here, will be released digitally and on CD July 15. The long-awaited track list is available — peruse that below to find new music from the Shins, Bon Iver, Cat Power, and Coldplay, among others. You can also preorder the vinyl version of the release now, and in what may be the best news of all, it’ll have company: Braff is also gifting the world the sounds of Garden State on wax. Both arrive August 5.
Opening July 18 in New York and Los Angeles, Wish I Was Here is Braff’s directorial follow-up to that aforementioned canonical 2004 comedy. The previous movie’s musical pairing landed on SPIN’s list of 40 Movie Soundtracks That Changed Alternative Music, so we wait with great anticipation for the ripples of round two. Bon Iver’s new one is dubbed “Heavenly Father” and the Shins introduce “So Now What.” Cat Power teams with Coldplay for the titular number.
Wish I Was Here—Music From The Motion Picture track list:
1. The Shins: “So Now What”
2. Gary Jules: “Broke Window”
3. Radical Face: “The Mute”
4. Hozier: “Cherry Wine (Live)”
5. Bon Iver: “Holocene”
6. Badly Drawn Boy: “The Shining”
7. Jump Little Children: “Mexico”
8. Cat Power & Coldplay: “Wish I Was Here”
9. Allie Moss: “Wait It Out”
10. Paul Simon: “The Obvious Child”
11. Japanese Wallpaper: “Breathe In [ft. Wafia]”
12. Bon Iver: “Heavenly Father”
13. Aaron Embry: “Raven’s Song”
14 The Weepies: “Mend”
15 The Head & the Heart: “No One to Let You Down”