By Radio.com Staff
Since the Jack Reacher 2: Never Go Back trailer debuted yesterday (June 22), millions have heard the music in the background yet are unable to place the artist. With a driving lead guitar and powerfully melodic beat, it’s the perfect track to set the action thriller to, yet the song’s lyrics are buried and the instrumentation sounds like a fusion of many current acts so Shazam, Soundhound and other musical identification apps come up empty handed.
Wølf took to Facebook Wednesday to celebrate the soundtrack inclusion. “In Feb I got word that this was a possibility, and now I’m happy to announce that my Zayde Wølf song “New Blood” is in the first trailer for Jack Reacher 2. So Pumped!”
See how director Edward Zwick used the song in the trailer followed by “New Blood” in its entirely below.
Wolf is no stranger to TV and film soundtracks. Songs from his Wølf’s EP have appeared in TV shows like FOX’s Second Chance, MTV’s Teen Wolf, Rio I Love You and Showtime’s Shameless as well as video games such as Far Cry Primal, Tom Clancy: The Division, Pride + Prejudice + Zombies.
Zayde Wølf’s Rare Breed EP Tracklist
- New Blood
- Built for this Time
- King (Good to be King)
- Wildest Ones
- Live Life
- Strike a Match