Jimmy Barnes ‘Working Class Boy’ movie will be preceded by a couple of soundtracks for the occasion.
Album 1 contains 12 songs, 2 instrumentals, and 13 spoken word pieces. It is an intimate and raw set of performances captured live at the State Theatre on April 12 last year. Jimmy is joined on-stage for a number of powerful collaborations including those with daughter Mahalia, son David, and brother in law Diesel as his brings his childhood story to life.
Album 2 is a state-of-the-art recording of 8 songs created live with a full band on a Soundstage for the movie version of Working Class Boy. It includes a truly memorable collaboration with Richard Tognetti and the Australian Chamber Orchestra on the Randy Newman song ‘Texas Girl At the Funeral of Her Father’.
Album 1 – Working Class Boy ‘Stories & Songs’ live from State Theatre Sydney tracklist:
1. Glasgow/The Dark Isle-Scotland The Brave (Instrumental)
2. Granny’s Party Song (spoken)
3. Heartaches By The Number
4. My Dad (spoken)
5. Around The World
6. Circus Animals (spoken)
7. The Lion Sleeps Tonight (feat. Mahalia Barnes)
8. City of Tomorrow (spoken)
9. Mahalia and The Imitation of Life (spoken)
10. The Upper Room
11. Runaway (spoken)
12. Texas Girl At The Funeral Of Her Father
13. Reg Barnes (spoken)
14. Reg’s Piano / Für Elise (Instrumental)
15. Elizabeth (spoken)
16. Dark End Of The Street
17. David (spoken)
18. Reflections Of My Life (feat. David Campbell)
19. Ike & Tina (spoken)
20. A Fool In Love (feat. Mahalia Barnes)
21. Steve & Don (spoken)
22. Flame Trees
23. I Could’ve Been Dead As Well (spoken)
24. Four Walls
25. Safe With Mum (spoken)
26. When The War Is Over
27. Still Got A Long Way To Go (feat. Diesel)
Album 2 – Working Class Boy: The Movie Soundtrack
1. Around The World
2. The Lion Sleeps Tonight (feat. Mahalia Barnes)
3. Texas Girl At the Funeral of Her Father (feat. the Australian Chamber Orchestra)
4. Dark End Of The Street
5. A Fool In Love (feat. Mahalia Barnes)
6. The Upper Room
7. When The War Is Over
8. Still Got A Long Way To Go (feat. Diesel)
Jimmy Barnes – Working Class Boy – The Soundtracks Album
Out 17 August 2018 through Bloodlines
A Deluxe version of the 2CD release is available for pre-order here and includes an extra track ‘Duke’s Waltz’ which was written and recorded specifically for the live show.
** Vinyl Album contains 8 songs from the Movie Soundstage only.
Jimmy Barnes: Working Class Boy releases nationally in cinemas from Thursday, 23 August for a limited release through Universal Pictures.