Thievery Corporation & ESL ‘It Takes a Thief’ + ‘Babylon Central’

Babylon Central, a film by Eric Hilton of Thievery Corporation, will be released world-wide July 27th is fast approaching. It is the first full-length feature film from ESL Music. Physical copies of Babylon Central will be available for purchase on ESL Music webshop, Amazon, and retailers everywhere. Digital downloads of the soundtrack will be available from, iTunes, and the ESL webshop. customers will also be able to stream the full movie from their streaming service.

In other ESL Music/Thievery Corporation news, they recently announced the release of their first ‘best of’ album, It Takes A Thief, coming out on ESL Music on September 21st.

It Take A Thief features the beautiful  “Lebanese Blonde,” which we found on Soundcloud, and you can preview it below. It was featured on the Grammy award-winning Garden State Soundtrack. Another track included in the collection is the funk infused track, “Sound The Alarm” which has become a staple opening track for the band’s live shows.

Lebanese Blonde by Thievery Corporation

The band is preparing to announce a major US tour for the fall of 2010 and is recording a new album to be released in 2011.

9/10 @ Red Rocks Amphitheatre, Denver CO
9/25 @ Virgin Mobile FreeFest, Columbia MD