SONGS – THE NEWSROOM (Season 2)
Episode 03 “Willie Pete” s02e03
Blue Eyes – Middle Brother
embeds bonding in New Hampshire bar
Episode 02 “The Genoa Tip” s02e02
Always On My Mind – Willie Nelson
Will and Mackenzie talking at the bar. Final scene.
Take It On the Run – REO Speedwagon
Jim takes a call from Maggie in the bar amongst the other reporters from the campaign bus
Hold the Line – Toto
Jim and Maggie talk. Jim is poolside working on his laptop
Episode 01 “First Thing We Do, Let’s Kill All the Lawyers” s02e01
Into the Mystic – Van Morrison
Mac calls Will who is out on the balcony smoking
You Better You Bet – The Who
Friday’ – Rebecca Black
Will sings at his desk while a reporter from Libya is doing her story.
Synopsis: The series centers on a cable news anchor (Jeff Daniels), his new executive producer (Emily Mortimer), his newsroom staff (Alison Pill, John Gallagher, Jr., Olivia Munn, Dev Patel, Thomas Sadoski) and their boss (Sam Waterston). Together they set out on a patriotic and quixotic mission to do the news well in the face of corporate and commercial obstacles and their own personal entanglements.
Cast: Jeff Daniels, Emily Mortimer, Sam Waterston, John Gallagher Jr., Alison Pill, Thomas Sadoski, Dev Patel, Olivia Munn
Director: Aaron Sorkin