EA goes electro for soccer soundtrack

Thievery Corp., Brazilian Girls, Andy Caldwell, Thunderball, Osunlade tabbed for UEFA Champions League's sonic backdrop.


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Looking to bring an electro-lounge vibe to its forthcoming UEFA Champions League soccer game, Electronic Arts has tabbed some of the genre's heavyweights for its soundtrack.

EA today unveiled the track listing for the sonic backdrop of the 2006-2007 version of the game, with big names like Washington, DC-based dub/downtempo duo Thievery Corporation and the eclectic Brazilian Girls on board.

The 11-track album also includes acclaimed producers such as Andy Caldwell, Bonobo, and Osunlade, as well as house remixes of Latin legends such as Ray Barretto and Cal Tjader.

UEFA Champions League is based on the prestigious European club soccer tournament of the same name and is set to hit stores March 20 on the Xbox 360, PlayStation 2, and PlayStation Portable. For more information, read GameSpot's previous coverage.

Tracklist for UEFA Champions League:

Artist - Song
Andy Caldwell feat. Gina Rene - Runaway
Baikonour - Jain Rock
Bonobo feat. Bajka - Nightlite
Brazilian Girls - Le Territoire
Cal Tjader - Mambo Mindoro (Hex Hector Remix)
Champion - Two Hoboes
Osunlade - Two Phish
Ray Barretto - Work Song (Thievery Corporation Remix)
Thunderball feat. Miss Johnna M. - Chicachiquita
Uneaq - Pico de Gallo
Yunus Guvenen - Indigo

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