Red House Records is the premier independent folk/roots and singer-songwriter label in the country.  With a world-renowned roster of artists and a diverse catalog of music, our songs have been featured in numerous feature & independent films, television shows, and documentaries.  Ranging from soul-stirring harmonies, dark & moody blues-folk, rootsy road songs, breathtaking instrumentals and everything in between, Red House artists write the kind of songs that will make your ad campaign, scene, or soundtrack standout from the rest.  Below are some quick examples as well as a list of songs previously used.

Licensing from us is a fast and affordable process.  For more information please contact or call 651-644-4161.

Travel Songs

 Travellin' Shoes - Ruth Moody
 90 MPH - Andra Suchy

Emotional Moments

 All the While - The Pines
 Sanctuary - Red Horse


 Cry, Cry, Crow - The Pines
 Night Walker - Ray Bonneville

Ad Spots

 Drive Drive Drive - Dale Watson
 Action Speaks Louder Than Words - Willie Murphy


 Os Cinco Companheiros - Peter Ostroushko
 Black Cherry - Wise-Magraw


 Love is Here to Stay - Heather Masse & Dick Hyman
 April Fool - Michael Johnson


Red House Music Previously Used in Film & Television
Greg Brown

The Wire: season 3 (HBO)
"Our Little Town," Touched by an Angel (CBS)
"Iowa Waltz," Jesus' Son (indie film)
"Sadness," Dream with the Fishes (film),
"One Wrong Turn," I'm Not Gay (short film)
In the Beginning it Looks (feature film)
America Will Eat You (television)
Spirit of Snow (cult film)
American Drifter (documentary)
A Weekend at the Greek and Live in Japan
DVD (Jack Johnson documentary)

Peter Ostroushko

"Dakota Themes," Sean Penn's Into the Wild (feature film)
"Mallard Island Hymn," The National Parks (Ken Burns PBS documentary)
"After the Buffalo Hunt," The Dust Bowl (Ken Burns PBS documentary)
"Heart of the Heartland" Lewis & Clark (Ken Burns PBS documentary)
"Sweet Betsy from Pike," Mark Twain(Ken Burns PBS documentary)

The Wailin' Jennys

"Long Time Traveller," The Originals (produced by Bonanza, a Warner Bros. Company)
"Begin," Army Wives (HBO television series)

Jimmy LaFave

"Not Dark Yet," Californication (Showtime)

Eliza Gilkyson

"Is it Like Today" The Finder (FOX) - 2012
"When You Walk On," "Calm Before the Storm" Case Stories: Masterpiece Theater episode 2 (PBS)
"Runaway Train," "Unsustainable," "The Great Correction" Fixing the Future: NOW on PBS

"Spider" John Koerner

"Rattlesnake," Deadwood (HBO)
"Acres of Clams," Remembering BC (DVD documentary)

Bill Staines

"The Fox," Deadwood (HBO)

The Chenielle Sisters

"Big Hair" Oprah Winfrey Show (ABC)

Chuck Brodsky

"Radio," (Good Morning America, NFL Films, Radio feature film soundtrack)

The Pines

"Heart & Bones," Parenthood (NBC)
"Careless Love," Little Johnny (film)

Carrie Elkin

"Lift Up the Anchor," Cancerpants (documentary)