Country Music

Episode 5 Preview | "The Sons and Daughters of America"

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New country artists like Loretta Lynn and Charley Pride reflect a changing America.

About the Show

Ken Burns tells the story of Country Music. Meet the filmmakers, go behind the scenes, and enjoy exclusive clips from the films.

Local support for this program is provided by Louisiana Companies, Querbes & Nelson and the Louisiana Forestry Association.

See an encore broadcast of the acclaimed eight-part series Country Music: A Film by Ken Burns Fridays at 9PM. Each episode will encore Sundays at 11AM.

Louisiana Country Music Oral Histories

Louisiana’s own country musical history is long and storied. Here we present interviews with those who have been become part of that heritage. Special thanks to the All Y’all Podcast and Co-Hab Studios.

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Kix Brooks | Louisiana Country Music Oral Histories

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Alton Warwick | Louisiana Country Music Oral Histories

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Joey Kent | Louisiana Country Music Oral Histories

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Robert Gentry | Louisiana Country Music Oral Histories

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