Anticipation for Spike Jonze’s adaptation of Where the Wild Things Are has reached fever pitch (you wouldn’t believe the monster costumes walking around Times Square this morning), so it’s nice to have something — anything — to tide us over while we await the film’s Oct. 16 release. In this case, it’s something pretty cool: the original soundtrack, featuring songs by Karen O (she of popular indie band Yeah Yeah Yeahs) and the Kids. Stream the whole thing at Stereogum and decide for yourself whether you’ll love or hate this movie — the soundtrack is anything but middle-of-the-road.
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