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We Are Marshall (score) soundtrack

We Are Marshall (score) (2006)
Product detail
Format: CD
UPC: 03020667792
Label: Varese Sarabande
Label number: 302 066 779
Running time: 54m30s
Shipping date: December 19th, 2006
Original score by Christophe Beck
Product availability
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Album Tracklist
1. Theme from We Are Marshall
2. Marshall vs. East Carolina
3. Winning Is Everything
4. Annie and Chris
5. Breaking News
...see complete tracklist
Music from the movie not on this soundtrack CD
American Pie - Don McLean
Carry On - Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young
Cracklin' Rosie - Neil Diamond
Draggin' The Line - Tommy James / The Shondells
Groove Me - King Floyd
If You Could Read My Mind - Gordon Lightfoot
Judy Blue Eyes - Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young
Lay Down (Candles In The Rain) - Melanie
Let's Work Together - Canned Heat
Lookin' Out My Back Door - CCR
Mama Told Me (Not To Come) - Three Dog Night
Paranoid - Black Sabbath
Peace Train - Cat Stevens
Put A Little Love In Your Heart - Jacki DeShannon
The Love You Save - Jackson Five
Ventura Highway - America

Add more missing songs to this list, or tell us in what scenes these songs are heard or where they can be found.
Additional soundtrack info
On September 18, 2007, a We Are Marshall soundtrack CD featuring the songs not heard on this CD was finally released.

Order of the songs as they appear in the movie:

1. Cracklin' Rose- Neil Diamond
2. If You Could Read My Mind- Gordon Lightfoot
3. Draggin' the Line- Tommy James and the Shondells
4. Lookin' Out My Back Door - Creedence Clearwater Revival
5. The Love You Save - Jackson Five
6. Peace Train - Cat Stevens
7. Judy Blue Eyes - Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young
8. Groove Me - King Floyd
9. Paranoid - Black Sabbath
10. Ventura Highway - America

Soundtrack Q & A
Q: What's the name of the song in the trailer? (from john in Los angeles)
A: "Carry On" by Crosby Stills Nash and Young. (thanks to Mark, WVadd more info

Q: What is the name of the song playing when one of the players is in his dorm lifting weights and the other boys finally open the box of beer that he has saved to remember? (from B in Gainesville, FL, United States)
A: Black Sabbath's "Paranoid" (thanks to Nick Saban, Michiganadd more info

Q: What is the name of the song playing when Annie tries to give her engagement ring back to Chris' father in the diner? (from Megan in huntington, wv)
A: I think it's "If You Could Read My Mind" by Gordon Lightfoot. (thanks to Bri, Ohioadd more info

Q: Umm... who the heck are the artists for all these songs?? (from j.road in b-more)
A: This album contains only the score music by Christophe Beck. No songs on it. (thanks to Pliers, Toolboxadd more info
A: The We Are Marshall song soundtrack is finally available in CD format. (thanks to Soundtrack.NUTadd more info

Q: What is the song playing when she is giving back the engagement ring? (from tammy in sumter south carolina)
A: "If You Could Read My Mind" by Gordon Lightfoot (thanks to Kathy, Gallipolis, OHadd more info

Q: Is there going to be a CD (not the soundtrack) coming out with all of the songs used in the movie? What a great collection - I want it! (from Dave in Minnesota)
A: The We Are Marshall soundtrack with the songs has finally been released!! (thanks to GARY WINEGAR, PENSACOLA, FLadd more info

Q: Which Cat Stevens song is heard in the movie? (from Kevin in Huntington WV)
A: "Peace Train" (thanks to Brian, Ohioadd more info

Q: What is the name of the song playing in the scene where the coach keeps crossing out names of possible player recruits on the blackboard? (from mike in omaha, ne)
A: "Stop the Love You Save" by Jackson Five (thanks to laura, texasadd more info

Q: Okay, so I feel really dumb, but what's the song playing while Annie is driving to California? I'm pretty sure it's just the intro of it, but I can't figure it out. (from Kay in New York City)
A: "Ventura Highway" by America (thanks to Kathy, Gallipolis, Gallia Co., Ohioadd more info

Q: What is the name of the song playing when the coaches first start to recruit? It goes " of the line, top of the line..." or something like that. (from Brandon in Ohio)
A: I had the same question and it drove me nuts. The title of the song is "Draggin the Line" by Tommy James. (thanks to Shark, Villlanova, PAadd more info

Q: What is the song playing when it shows Matthew Fox getting on the field for the first time since the plane crash? (from David in Tennessee)
A: "Peace Train" by Cat Stevens. (thanks to Sarmad, USAadd more info

Q: Does the soundtrack include all the drumline music? If not where can you get that music? (from Will in Longview,Wa)
A: The drum line scores are composed by Christopher Beck. The most popular one of those songs is "The Young Thundering Herd." (thanks to southpaw-bass-player, Oklahomaadd more info

Q: Any idea where the percussion tracks are from? What marching band does them? Marshall? A very catchy drumline plays in the background about the middle of the movie. Sorry can't remember exactly where. (from George in So. California)
A: Is it West Virginia's Fight Song? (thanks to bob, alabamaadd more info

Q: What is the song playing BEFORE one of the players is in his dorm lifting weights and the other boys finally open the box of beer that he has saved to remember? It's not the rock song, but more of the disco song. (from Patrick Ruprecht in Indianapolis, IN)
A: "Momma Told Me Not To Come" (thanks to prosat5, texasadd more info
A: The answer is "Groove Me" (thanks to Rupecht, dadd more info

Q: What is the song playing when they start recruiting after they find out they are allowed to play freshman? (from Cooper in Augusta)
A: "Draggin' the Line" by Tommy James (thanks to Jason, MIadd more info

Q: What song plays when the coaches line up as the O-Line? I tried to make out the lyrics but I couldn't.
...from Brandon in Pesotum, Illinois (answer Brandon's question)

Q: What's the song playing when Red jogs onto the field? (from casey in Tennessee)
A: "Peace Train" by Cat Stevens (thanks to josh, San antonio TXadd more info

Q: What's the music (no vocals) that plays throughout the movie? More or less an inspirational theme... (from Steve Temple in Ohio)
A: Track one off the album, "Theme from We Are Marshall." (thanks to Soundtrack.DORKadd more info
A: The theme in the background (often played by the cello, for instance) is a variation of "Dies Irae" ("Days of Wrath") which is an old piece of Gregorian chant set to a Latin hymn, and has been used in countless pieces by many, many composers (I found a list of at least 75 on wikipedia). The orignal piece is about the Day of Judgement. I only know all this because I just played a version of it by Franz Liszt in an orchestra concert last Saturday. :) (thanks to Savannah, Alaskaadd more info

Q: What's the song playing before "Ventura Highway"?
...from gabriela rojo in lima, peru (answer gabriela rojo's question)

Q: Where can I get the sheet music/score for "The Young Thundering Herd" (the awesome drum line piece) in this movie?
...from Sheila in Georgia (answer Sheila's question)

Q: What is the song playing during the end credits?
...from Kelly in massillion, ohio (answer Kelly's question)

Q: What is the song with the lyrics that repeat "do do do do do" a bunch of times? (from Chelsea in Texas)
A: It's "Looking Out My Backdoor" by Credence Clearwater Revival. (thanks to Wini, New Zealandadd more info
A: That is incorrect. The song is "Judy Blue Eyes" by Crosby, Stills & Nash. (thanks to Sweet Joe Brown, Flaadd more info
A: Negatory, try Ventura Highway... (thanks to ben, louisianaadd more info
A: It is "Judy Blues Eyes" by Crosby Stills, Nash and Young.. (thanks to Jules, Brownsville, TX...add more info

Q: Who played the "Sons of Marshall" for the movie? I heard that they used the recording of the marching band from the actual Marshall University. Is that true?
...from Marshall Student in WV (answer Marshall Student's question)

Q: What is the song playing when they are practicing? It sounds like "du du dudu du du" (from mr. c in cincinnati,ohio)
A: "Judy Blue Eyes" by Crosby, Stills & Nash. (thanks to Sweet Joe Brown, Flaadd more info

Q: The only lyrics that I can remember of this song are "...thinkin' about the things to come..." The song sounds kind of scratchy and the only sound is the guy singing and a guitar. What is it? (from dylan in texas)
A: Peace Train (thanks to TOOOOOOOONZadd more info

Q: What song is playing when McConaughey is writing stuff on the chalk board?
...from taylor in california (answer taylor's question)

Q: Who sings the song in the diner scene where the two guys are flirting with the girl that lost her fiance?
...from kenucas in blackfoot, idaho USA (answer kenucas's question)

Q: The music in the background at the site of the plane crash sounds very much like "Sea Song" from Pat Matheny. Is it?
...from steve in levittown, ny (answer steve's question)

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