Devonte Hynes score for Gia Coppola’s Palo Alto

Devonté Hynes – a.k.a. Blood Orange – has created his first original score for the feature length film Palo Alto from writer-director Gia Coppola. The score is available digitally now and physically on August 4th. Today you can also stream the score’s “April’s Bathroom Bummer.”
Devonte Hynes

Devonté Hynes – a.k.a. Blood Orange – has created his first original score for the feature length film Palo Alto from writer-director Gia Coppola. Based on several linked stories by James FrancoPalo Alto is a teenage romance for the ages, made indelible through its ensemble cast (James Franco, Emma Roberts, Jack Kilmer, Nat Wolff, Zoe Levin).  The score is available digitally now and physically on August 4th. Today you can also stream the score’s “April’s Bathroom Bummer.” Hynes wrote and performed the entire score along with guest vocals by Samantha Urbani and additional instrumentation by Jason Arce.

Click HERE to pre-order the digital copy of the score and HERE to pre-order the CD or LP. The LP is available on magenta colored vinyl, limited to 500 copies, available exclusively via Domino Mart.

The Palo Alto official soundtrack is out now digitally and will be released physically June 4th via Domino. Entitled Palo Alto (Music From The Motion Picture), the soundtrack features Hynes, as well as songs by Robert Schwartzman (co –composer of Palo Alto), Coconut Records (Jason Schwartzman), Nat & Alex Wolff, and more.

Following the release of Cupid DeluxeDevonté Hynes has very quickly established himself as one of the most prolific musicians, songwriters and producers in the industry right now. Hynes recently played to massive crowds for his very firstCoachella performance, sold out must-see shows in NYCLA and San Francisco, and recently performed as a special guest at this year’s Armory Week party for the MoMA.


Palo Alto Score Tracklist

1. Palo Alto
2. Soccer Field
3. Teddy & April
4. April’s Daydream
5. Run To Graveyard
6. April’s Bathroom Bummer
7. Emily & Fred (Part 1)
8. Emily & Fred (Part 2)
9. Teddy Rides Home
10. Teddy & Fred In The Playground
11. Teddy In The Library
12. Big Game

13. April Bounces
14. Skateboard Garage
15. Teddy Loves April
16. April By The Pool
17. Fred Drives
18. Teddy Is Crushed


Blood Orange live dates:


07/06/14              UK, London – Field Day Festival

30/07/14              Toronto, ON – Danforth Music Hall

01/08/14              Chicago, IL – Lollapalooza

07-09/08/14       Sweden, Gothenburg, Way Out West Festival

16/08/14              New York, NY – Central Park Summerstage

24/08/14              Los Angeles, CA – FYF Fest

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