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The 20 Soundtracks That Defined The 2000s
The sounds of a dark knight, a mischievous Parisian, a troubled family and one flying house

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O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000)


O Brother, Where Art Thou?
Composer: Various Artists
Well, that was a turn up for the books. No one was expecting anything more of O Brother, Where Art Thou? than another quality-offbeat Coen jaunt featuring dodgy hair and screaming men, with added Greek-mythological allusions and a Sullivan’s Travels in-joke or two. What we got was a borderline musical that not only powered millions of CD sales, but also single-handedly brought about a bluegrass revival. T-Bone Burnett was the man behind its winning blend of folk, gospel and country that interestingly favours modern recordings over archive material. Empire infamously gave it one star on release. We’ve been Men Of Constant Sorrow ever since.

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