Following on from their successful 2010 return with the Tron:Legacy soundtrack, Daft Punk have now commissioned their favourite earth friends to recreate and remix the original compositions for the appropriately titled Reconfigured version.
Here we have Modular's own Tame Impala replacing the head-numbing bass of End Of Line with an infectiously haunting chorus of synthetic organs and their signature whirlwinds of psychedelic bliss, dragging the original version out of the neon straight edges of the cyberworld and into a joyfully unpredictable space.
The track features on the Australian version of the remix soundtrack, which will be available in stores from April 8. Pre-orders available now via JB Hi-Fi.
Tron:Legacy Reconfigured tracklisting:
- The Glitch Mob - Derezzed
- M83 VS Big Black Delta - Fall
- The Crystal Method - The Grid
- Teddybears - Adagio for TRON
- Ki:Theory - The Son of Flynn
- Paul Oakenfold - C.L.U.
- Moby - The Son of Flynn
- Boys Noize - End of Line (Boys Noize Remix)
- Kaskade - Rinzler
- Com Truise - Encom Part 2
- Tame Impala - End of Line
- The Japanese Popstars - Arena
- Avicii - Derezzed
- Pretty Lights - Solar Sailer
- Sander Kleinenberg - TRON Legacy (End Titles)
And, for comparisons sake, here's the original version of End Of Line:
In other Tame Impala news, the boys are just about to play a bunch of US shows with north London lads Yuck, as well performing at this year's (huge!) Coachella Festival. They've also got a couple of shows planned in the UK, including the opening slot at the Foo Fighters' Milton Keynes Bowl show.
Fri 15 April - Coachella Festival, Indio, CA
Mon 18 April - The Fillmore, San Francisco, CA *
Wed 20 April - Wonder Ballroom, Portland, OR *
Thu 21 April - Commodore Ballroom, Vancouver, British Columbia - Commodore Ballroom *
Fri 22 April - Neumo's, Seattle, WA *
Mon 25 April - Webster Hall, New York, NY *
Wed 27 April - First Unitarian Church, Philadelphia, PA *
Thu 28 April - Paradise Rock Club, Boston, MA *
Sat 30 April - Paradise Rock Club, Montreal, Quebec *
Sun 1 May - Phoenix Concert Theatre, Toronto, Ontario *
Tue 3 May - Lincoln Hall, Chicago, IL *
Fri 6 May - Black Cat, Washington, DC *
Wed 22 June - The Roundhouse, London, England
Sat 2 July - Milton Keynes Bowl, Milton Keynes, England ^
* with Yuck
^ with Foo Fighters
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