Old Blog

Lodge 49 Wants to Be the ‘Least Aspirational Show on TV’

It’s one of many ways Lodge 49 engages with the zeitgeist without being indebted to it. Gavin and Ocko pride themselves on crafting the series to be somewhat timeless. They point to the show’s lack of pop-culture references and its distinct soundtrack — a combination of classic/contemporary surf rock and under-the-radar indie tracks from bands like the Lilys and Broadcast, all of which you won’t hear on any other series — as examples of its everlasting quality. “I like the idea that our show is its own reference point,” Ocko says. “It could exist at different points in American history.”

via Lodge 49 Wants to Be the ‘Least Aspirational Show on TV’