Oasis snubbed Trainspotting soundtrack over rail geeks gaffe
NOEL Gallagher missed out on featuring on the soundtrack for Trainspotting because he thought the film was about railway buffs.
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Director Danny Boyle was desperate for Noel and his band Oasis to do a song for the 1996 movie starring Ewan McGregor, Robert Carlyle and Ewen Bremner. The soundtrack of the film became a huge hit and featured fellow Britpop bands Blur and Pulp as well as US music legends Iggy Pop and Lou Reed.
However, the Mancunian singer-songwriter turned down the chance to feature in the film.
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