Back to the Beat (EP)

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Back to the Beat
Motion City Soundtrack - Back to the Beat cover.jpg
EP by Motion City Soundtrack
Released 2000
Recorded 2000
Genre Emo, post-hardcore, pop punk
Length 11:56
Label Sound In Motion Recordings / Modern Radio Record Label
Motion City Soundtrack chronology
Kids for America
Back to the Beat
I Am the Movie

Back to the Beat was the first significant EP release by the Minneapolis based pop punk band Motion City Soundtrack. The EP was recorded in Sound In Motion Recordings and released by Modern Radio Records and includes tracks that were later re-released. "Throw Down", "Back to the Beat" and "Capital H" were re-released on a split EP with Schatzi. "Capital H" was re-released on Motion City Soundtrack's first album I Am the Movie. At the time of recording, the band members differed from the Motion City Soundtrack line-up formed in 2002. They were Joshua Cain on guitar and vocals, Austin Lindstrom on bass guitar, Joel Habedank on drums and Justin Pierre on lead vocals, guitar and keyboard.[1]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Capital H" – 2:44
  2. "Throw Down" – 3:10
  3. "The Here Away" – 2:21
  4. "Opening Night" – 2:02
  5. "Back to the Beat" – 1:39


  1. ^ Motion City Soundtrack on Modern Radio Retrieved on July 1, 2008.