Dr. Ralph Stanley Has New Music Coming In December On The Wettest County In The World Soundtrack
The Wettest County in the World is an upcoming crime film directed by John Hillcoat and starring Shia LaBeouf, Gary Oldman and Tom Hardy. The Nick Cave screenplay is based on a novel of the same name by Matt Bondurant about bootlegging in Prohibition-era Virginia. It is set for release in December.
Ralph Stanley has recorded
three songs for the soundtrack of The Wettest County in the World. Hal Willner, whose
credits include projects for Marianne Faithfull, Lou Reed and Bill Frisell,
produced Stanley's sessions.