On September 12, the soundtrack to Cameron Crowe's new film, "Almost Famous" will be available in stores - three days before the movie appears in theatres. The soundtrack includes a Bowie cover of "I'm Waiting for the Man" by Lou Reed along with tracks by Led Zeppelin, Cat Stevens, Elton John and The Who.
The film, which is a semi-autobiographical account of a journalist on tour with a fictional band called Stillwater, stars Pearl Jam's Mike McCready. Peter Frampton (the film's music director), Heart's Nancy Wilson (Crowe's wife) and Red House Painters' Mark Kozelek also make brief appearances.
The track listing to 'Almost Famous' is as follows:
The Beach Boys, "Feel Flows"
Simon and Garfunkel, "America"
The Who, "Sparks"
David Bowie, "I'm Waiting for the Man"
Rod Stewart, "Every Picture Tells A Story"
Thunderclap Newman, "Something in the Air"
Lynyrd Skynyrd, "Simple Man"
Stillwater, "Fever Dog"
Elton John, "Tiny Dancer"
Todd Rundgren, "It Wouldn't Have Made Any Difference"
Nancy Wilson, "Lucky Trumble"
Yes, "Your Move"
Cat Stevens, "The Wind"
The Allman Brothers Band, "One Way Out"
The Seeds, "Mr. Farmer"
Clarence Carter, "Slip Away"
Led Zeppelin, "That's The Way"