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Justified: Soundtracking Harlan, Kentucky

Thursday, February 09, 2012

Now in its third season, the FX crime drama “Justified” has a soundtrack shaped by its Appalachian setting. The show's music supervisor, Greg Sill, joins us to explain how he sets the tone for the Peabody award-winning series with bluegrass and Americana. Plus: musician James Dean, of the Harlan, Kentucky-based Cumberland River Band talks about growing up with bluegrass - and tells how he's carrying the tradition forward today.

Guests:

James E. Dean and Greg Sill

Comments [3]

Barry from Greenpoint

HEE HAW
Next to brooklyncountrymusic.com Soundcheck is my favorite. You got me hooked

Feb. 09 2012 02:51 PM
Jack from Southern New Jersey

I love Justified!!
Now I love the music more

Feb. 09 2012 02:40 PM
Beriah from Brkln

Justified would be a lot more interesting if it were filmed in Harlan County, instead of Calfornia.

Feb. 09 2012 02:26 PM

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