The soundtrack to the Batman and Robin summer movie event,
Music From and Inspired By The Batman and Robin Motion Picture (June 10)
is slated to feature previously unreleased material from a number of rock
The lead-off track is the Smashing Pumpkins' new song "The End
it the Beginning is the End," accompanied by their confusingly-similar sounding
second track, "The Beginning is the End is the Beginning."
ATN has also
learned that a rare R.E.M. track, "Revolution," which was in the band's live
repertoire during the Monster tour, but was left off of their last two
albums, will show up alongside new songs from Soul Coughing ("The Bug"), Eric
Benet ("True to Myself"), Elliot Goldenthal ("Batman Overture"), R. Kelly
("Gotham City"), and Underworld ("Moaner"), which was slated to feature a cameo
vocal from R.E.M.'s Michael Stipe that was subsequently dropped.
appearing on the movie tie-in are Jewel, with a re-recorded version of "Foolish
Games," Moloko ("Fun for Me"), Arkarna ("House on Fire"), Me'Shell
Ndegeocello's remake of the Coasters' 1959 hit "Poison Ivy," Bone
Thugs-N-Harmony ("Look Into My Eyes"), the first single from their upcoming
double album, The Art of War and new a track from the Goo Goo Dolls
("Lazy Eye") and Lauren Christy ("Breed").