Things are looking good for Silver Linings Playbook – the David O. Russell-directed Bradley Cooper/Jennifer Lawrence drama already garnering serious critical raves in advance of its Nov. 21 release – and for Alt-J, the British indie rock outfit that recently took home England’s esteemed Mercury Prize for their debut, An Awesome Wave.
Winners like to come together, apparently: Alt-J has penned a song for Silver Linings, “Buffalo,” for the the official soundtrack, which also contains previously released tracks from Stevie Wonder, Bob Dylan, and Alabama Shakes, as well as a new score by Danny Elfman.
You can buy the song when the soundtrack is released Nov. 19, or stream it right here a full week early:
Want more of the band? Watch the intense, intermittently creepy – tongue eyes?! – video for their new single “Fitzpleasure” here, and check out their upcoming tour dates (though it looks like you might have to trade a kidney, or at least some scalper cash, for tickets; many venues are already sold out):
12/11 - San Francisco, CA - Bottom of The Hill * (SOLD OUT)
12/11 - San Francisco, CA - Bottom of The Hill - 2nd Show Presented By Live 105 (On-sale 11/16)
12/12 - Los Angeles, CA - Fonda Theater
12/13 - San Diego, CA - Casbah * (SOLD OUT)
12/15 - Portland, OR - Star Theater * (SOLD OUT)
12/16 - Kansas City, MO - XXXMas Night 3 @ The Midland Theater #
12/17 - Seattle, WA - The Crocodile * (SOLD OUT)
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