Ralph Stanley Records Songs for Movie Soundtrack

Ralph Stanley has recorded three songs for the soundtrack of The Wettest County in the World, a crime drama about bootlegging in Prohibition-era Virginia. Hal Willner, whose credits include projects for Marianne Faithfull, Lou Reed and Bill Frisell, produced Stanley’s sessions. Set for release in December, the movie stars Jessica Chastain, Tom Hardy, Gary Oldman and Shia LaBeouf.