Boobytrapping David Holmes 02:32 3. The Plans David Holmes 01:24 5. Aside from a few breakbeats and the odd synth riff, Holmes downplays the overtly electronic element of his music, focusing instead on funky basslines, vibes, strings, wah-wah guitars, and lively percussion for a sleekly organic sound. Reflecting the film's different scenery, uses mellow Italian pop and French psych-rock from the late '60s and early '70s, giving the score a warmer, more organic and focused feeling than the first movie's flashy, Vegas-inspired music had. A Song For Young Lovers Reprise Performed by The Percy Faith Orchestra 00:44. Tess David Holmes 3:22 17. Hookers David Holmes 01:06 18.
Boobytrappin David Holmes 2:33 3. Almost all of the score cues by Holmes have some sort of dialogue from the film on it. Stealing The Pinch David Holmes 01:03 15. A Little Less Conversation Elvis Presley 1:42 13. Light, sexy, fun and most of all, cool. His mixture of low key drum-n-bass groove with awesome 70's funk and jazzy Lalo Schifrin influenced chords has always been cinematic. While it's just as fun as the soundtrack was, manages to be subtler and more distinctive in its mix of old and new sounds.
Planting The Seed David Holmes 02:12 11. Thankfully this album doesn't have the obnoxious dialogue samples used on the and that get in the way of the music, which is never cool. Probably one of the more annoying aspects of the album, at first listen, is the inclusion of dialogue. Stealing The Pinch David Holmes 1:04 15. It simply is - and definitely is.
Dream, Dream, Dream Percy Faith and His Orchestra 0:12 14. You can hear small snippets of tons of 60's composer , , and if you name it, it's probably sampled. Pickpockets David Holmes 1:31 12. A Song For Young Lovers Reprise Percy Faith and His Orchestra 0:45 Total Duration: 52:02. Blues In The Night Performed by Quincy Jones 03:56 16. It's hard to categorizeit's got some jazz, but also a bit of trip-hop.
The story is fresh and engaging since it has little to do with the original film , and the ensemble cast is fun to watch. Though he could've just gone for kitsch, most of ' picks aren't so much campy as they are cool but forgotten. Tess David Holmes 03:21 17. Gritty Shaker David Holmes 3:26 10. Blues In The Night Quincy Jones 3:56 16. Hookers David Holmes 1:07 18.
Lyman Zerga David Holmes 01:52 8. Like the film itself, Holmes' pieces are hip, but still have widespread appeal. Adding to the enjoyment and the drama, when it occasionally sneaks in is David Holmes' jazzy bass-heavy quasi-electronic score. Theme For Young Performed by The Percy Faith Orchestra 01:01 2. Planting The Seed David Holmes 2:12 11.
Director Steven Soderberg alternates between working with Holmes and composer Cliff Martinez; using Martinez for his dramas and Holmes for his fun films. I enjoyed the film, and the album, enough to recommend bothbut you probably want to see the film before getting the album, to have a better appreciation of it. Papa Loves Mambo Performed by Perry Como 02:37 6. Lyman Zarga David Holmes 1:53 8. Papa Loves Mambo Perry Como 2:38 6.
Dream, Dream, Dream Performed by The Percy Faith Orchestra 00:12 14. With and , Holmes cemented a retro style that is neither kitschy nor clever that is both now and then at the same time. His approach may not be radically different here than it was on , but when the results are this effortlessly hip and easygoing, no drastic changes are necessary. Caravan Composed by Duke Ellington, performed by Arthur Lyman 02:24 9. Every score of his tends to remain in my iPod for years. Gritty Shaker David Holmes 03:26 10. What is impressive is how cohesively it all comes together.
. Indeed, ' vintage selections are so strong that his tracks often feel like they were written to support and showcase the older material. Pastiche can come off coy if it isn't done sincerely, but Holmes' talents are in his loving effortlessness. Theme for Young Lovers Percy Faith and His Orchestra 1:01 2. Steven Soderbergh's re-imagining of the Rat Pack Vegas caper Ocean's 11 features an appropriately stylish soundtrack that mixes David Holmes' original score with a diverse range of additional songs.
Caravan Arthur Lyman Group 2:24 9. A Little Less Coversation Performed by Elvis Presley 01:42 13. The Plans David Holmes 1:25 5. The Projects Handsome Boy Modeling School 4:13 4. The only differences being that it's about one hour shorter, you don't get all the dialogue, and you're missing the visuals.