British proto-punks the Clash and singer/songwriter Van Morrison
are among artists contributing previously released songs to the soundtrack
for the upcoming Martin Scorsese film "Bringing Out the Dead" (Oct. 19).
The dark comedy stars Academy Award-winner Nicholas Cage, John Goodman,
Ving Rhames and Patricia Arquette. Also on the soundtrack are songs from
R.E.M., late punk icon Johnny Thunders, reggae pop band
UB40, '60s rockers the Who and Big Brother and the Holding
Company, and such '60s girl groups as the Marvelettes and
Martha Reeves and the Vandellas.