Various Artists, ‘Eastbound & Down Soundtrack’ (Fat Possum)
Release Date: April 10, 2012
Label: Fat Possum
Nice deep cuts from the Slits and MC5 scattered among stripper-pole jams and Kenny Powers dialogue.
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