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Jimmy Barnes to release 'Working Class Boy' soundtrack

'Working Class Boy - The Soundtracks' accompanies Jimmy Barnes' incredible forthcoming documentary. 

Following the success of his best-selling memoir Working Class Boy and the subsequent forthcoming documentary Jimmy Barnes: Working Class Boy, Jimmy Barnes will release the soundtracks for the film covering his incredible life story with the double album Working Class Boy - The Soundtracks

Album 1 is comprised of 12 tracks with an additional two instrumentals and 13 spoken word pieces. The recordings are taken from a set of live performances at State Theatre last year in which Barnes performed a number of collaborations with family members to breathe life into his personal story.

Album 2 features eight tracks recorded live with a full band for the movie version of Working Class Boy, involving a collaboration with Richard Tognetti and the Australian Chamber Orchestra on the Randy Newman song ‘Texas Girl At the Funeral of Her Father’.

Jimmy Barnes: Working Class Boy hits cinemas next month, watch the trailer below: 

Jimmy Barnes: Working Class Boy hits cinemas from Thursday August 23 via Universal Pictures. Working Class Boy - The Soundtracks will land on Friday August 17 through Bloodlines