Moby’s song “Extreme Ways” became an integral part of the Jason Bourne movies. Originally on his 2002 album, ‘18’, it has become interwoven into the action sequences of the first few movies.
For the latest movie, ‘The Bourne Legacy’, actor Jeremy Renner plays a new character and the song is reinterpreted with an orchestra. Producer James Newton Howard oversaw the orchestral version, while Moby provided a new mix of the song.
The soundtrack to the movie was released on iTunes and Amazon on July 31st via Backlot Music. The physical version was released on August 7th. The movie was released on August 10th.
Moby is reportedly releasing an EP of various remixes of ‘Extreme Ways’ due out in September.