True Detective Soundtrack – Season 2 – Episode 2

True Detective Season 2 Episode 2 Soundtrackphoto/HBO

List of songs in order of appearance in show – “Night Finds You” – S02E02


Point in the show: Theme Song in the Opening Sequence
Artist/Song : Leonard Cohen with “Nevermind”  – AmazoniTunes

A history of the theme song


Point in the show: Frank walking into club
Artist/Song :The Raveonettes with “Kill!”  – Amazon | iTunes


Point in the show: Frank in the club talking to girl about Caspere
Artist/Song : G.O.D. with “Always Hatin’ On Me”  –  not released


Point in the show: Frank talking to Ray in bar about Caspere’s other house and possibly being Vinci Police Chief in the future, waitress talking to Ray about taking a vacation
Artist/Song : Lera Lynn with “A Church In Ruins”  – Amazon | iTunes

(Note: This song is part of the True Detective Soundtrack, links above are to the single track)

Story on Lera Lynn, the song and writing with T Bone Burnett


Point in the show: Ray breaks into Caspere’s other house, gets shot
Artist/Song : Bobby “Blue” Bland with “I Pity The Fool”  – Amazon | iTunes


Point in the show: Closing Credits Song
Artist/Song : John Paul White with “What A Way To Go”  – Amazon | iTunes

(Note: This song is part of the True Detective Soundtrack, links above are to the single track)