Having seen the film at the Sundance Film Festival this year, I can say that the soundtrack was one of its stronger aspects.
Details on its release below:
SANTA MONICA, Calif., July 12, 2012 — Bruce Hornsby has put the finishing touches on his soundtrack to the Spike Lee film RED HOOK SUMMER, which will be released by 40 Acres and a Mule and opens in New York City August 10 and nationally on August 24th. The self-produced soundtrack consists primarily of Hornsby's distinctively evocative original instrumental solo piano compositions with two vocal tracks also included. Through a partnership with 429 Records, Hornsby will release the soundtrack as a 90 day Amazon digital exclusive beginning July 31st, followed by a wide release of both the physical and digital album.
RED HOOK SUMMER Track Listing:
1) Boiler Room; 2) Gospel Camp; 3) Claus Ligeti; 4) Song E (flat); 5) Arc de Terre; 6) Camp Variation; 7) Sordid Pastime; 8) Hymn In C (instrumental); 9) Ogerman; 10) MNF; 11) Arc de Terre (live); 12) Ogerman (live); 13) Spirit Climbing (Hornsby on vocals); 14) Hymn In C (Hornsby on vocals)
For more information visit: www.429records.com or www.redhooksummer.com