True Blood Season 3 Music: Episode 5 “Trouble”

July 23, 2010 by  

“Trouble”, episode 5 of True Blood‘s third season, was personally my favorite episode so far. Brilliant writing, serious character connections, and a chilling flashback. Oh, and a lot of Jason Stackhouse. Here’s the complete list of songs used in Episode 5, “Trouble,” including artist, song title, and plot point when each song was played.

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Paul Mirkovich – Sober Interlude
Background music at Russell’s dining room.

Sonny Ellis – I Got More Bills Than I Can Pay
Jason stays busy at work.

Arthur Gunter – Baby, Let’s Play House*
Lafayette and Tommy have a smoke outside Merlotte’s.

Thomas Richard Smith Sr. – Small Town Banjo Breakdown
Crystal arrives (flashback).

eBlues Highway – Devastation Road*
Jessica and Hoyt spot each other.

(Courtesy of Naxos/SourceQ) – Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 19 in F Major, K. 459: I. Allegro
Background music at Russell’s mansion.

Jace Everett – Damned If I Do*
Jason is bummed out and Jesus flirts with Lafayette.

Honneycombs – Little Moon*
Jason finds Crystal out in the parking lot of Merlotte’s.

Jackie DeShannon – Trouble
End Credits.

Five episodes down. What can possibly happen next?


(Photo Credit: HBO Inc.)