Aspyr Media Inc. offered details Thursday about the soundtrack for its upcoming game ”
Stubbs the Zombie in Rebel Without a Pulse.” The soundtrack features classic pop hits remade by bands including The Dandy Warhols, The Flaming Lips, Cake, Death Cab for Cutie and others.
Aspyr is teaming up with Wideload Games to produce an original title for Macs, PCs and Xbox called Stubbs the Zombie in Rebel Without a Brain. Coming in September, 2005, the game puts you in the role of the title character, billed as “a wisecracking zombie” who takes on a retro-futuristic city of the future, circa 1959.
Stubbs the Zombie: The Soundtrack
features classic pop songs whose covers have been commissioned specifically for the soundtrack. The track listing includes:
Ben Kweller – Lollipop
The Raveonettes – My Boyfriend’s Back
Death Cab for Cutie – Earth Angel
Rogue Wave – Everyday
Cake – Strangers in the Night
The Walkmen – There Goes My Baby
The Dandy Warhols – All I Have to Do Is Dream
Oranger – Mr. Sandman
The Flaming Lips – If I Only Had a Brain
Clem Snide – Tears on My Pillow
Rose Hill Drive – Shakin’ All Over
Milton Mapes – Lonesome Town
Phantom Planet – The Living Dead (original song)
Look for the soundtrack to be released in March, 2005 — a few months ahead of the game’s actual release.