Friday Night Lights Soundtrack: Listen to all 17 songs with scene descriptions

Each song is provided with a scene description and timestamp, as well as a full-length audio playback.

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Note: Below is a complete playlist of all 17 songs that can be heard in the movie “Friday Night Lights”. Some of these commercial songs are not included on the official soundtrack album but are used in the movie.

All 17 songs featured in “Friday Night Lights”:

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"Glittering Blackness" by Explosions in the Sky
Timestamp: 0:00 | Scene: Opening scenes. Boobie jogging with his top off. People talk on the radio. Ends with an aerial shot of the stadium. Instrumental.
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"Terminator X to the Edge of Panic" by Public Enemy
Timestamp: 0:03 | Scene: The guys meet outside the stadium as Boobie listens to his music player. They get ready in the changing room.
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"A Poor Man's Memory" by Explosions in the Sky
Timestamp: 0:04 | Scene: Comer colours his boots in black. Out on the field for the 1st game. Instrumental.
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"Wild Side" by Mötley Crüe
Timestamp: 0:11 | Scene: The guys eat outside. Some guy in a car invites them to a party.
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"It's Tricky" by Run-D.M.C.
Timestamp: 0:13 | Scene: Plays at the party. Mike gets talking to a blonde girl.
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"Fool Proof" by Joey Scarbury
Timestamp: 0:14 | Scene: The coach has dinner with some other people, they talk about the game.
"Black Steel in the Hour of Chaos" by Public Enemy
Timestamp: 0:15 | Scene: 2nd song at the party. The girl asks Mike why he doesn't have a girlfriend.
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"Nothin' but a Good Time" by Poison
Timestamp: 0:16 | Scene: 3rd song at the party. Mike and the girl finish up.
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"Shoot for Thrills" by L.A. Guns
Timestamp: 0:19 | Scene: The guys training in the gym. Boobie tries to make Mike smile.
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"Louie Louie" by The Kingsmen
Timestamp: 0:21 | Scene: Trumpet music. Shots of the ground, the coach and the guys getting into school. Don gets given a cake. Coach gets some tactics advice. Instrumental.
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"Bring the Noise" by Public Enemy
Timestamp: 0:26 | Scene: Permian v Marshall. Boobie is on fire.
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"Got My Mo Jo Working" by Jimmy Smith
Timestamp: 0:43 | Scene: "Got My Mo Jo Working" by Jimmy Smith
Permian v Cooper. After Comer gets a game Permian win. Montage. Guys in front of the mirror.
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"Just Got Paid" by ZZ Top
Timestamp: 1:09 | Scene: Playoff starts. Montage as Permian advance through the rounds and make it to the final.
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"New Noise" by Refused
Timestamp: 1:17 | Scene: Permian v Carter. The team runs out onto the pitch.
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"Welcome to the Terrordome" by Public Enemy
Timestamp: 1:19 | Scene: During the game between Permian v Carter. Carter playing well.
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"I Wanna Be Your Dog" by The Stooges
Timestamp: 1:28 | Scene: After a speech by the coach and the Lord's Prayer by both teams the game starts again.
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"Seagull" by Bad Company
Timestamp: 1:46 | Scene: 1st song in end credits.
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What’s the movie about?
A drama that follows the lives of the Dillon Panthers, one of the nation’s top high school football teams, and their head coach Eric Taylor.

3 thoughts on “Friday Night Lights Soundtrack: Listen to all 17 songs with scene descriptions”

  1. The best song of the movie was left out (as usual) of this list! The guitarsy instrumental when the game is over and Permian has lost. What is that song?


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