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The group Thompson includes folk musicians Richard and Linda Thompson and their son Teddy, along with other members of their extended family. Linda Thompson/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Thompson Family's Musical Sweater: 'Smells Funny, Lot Of Personality'

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"I want it to be folksy, but surrounded by madness," director Tommy Lee Jones told The Homesman's composers. Dawn Jones/Roadside Attractions hide caption

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In 'The Homesman,' Wind Is The Sound Of Insanity

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Carsie Blanton In The Studio

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Hiss Golden Messenger On Mountain Stage

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Shovels & Rope On Mountain Stage

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For No One

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