Countryroll 1: The Carter Family, Jimmie Rodgers & the Beginnings of Country Music According to Ken Burns
CountryRoll is an eight-part discussion of Ken Burns' PBS documentary "Country Music."
Hosts Nate Wilcox and James Porter kick off the series with a discussion of “The Rub” the first episode of the series discussing the musical sources of country music as well as featuring Jimmie Rodgers and The Carter Family. There’s also a little meta discussion about the series, our thoughts on Ken Burns and more.
More Country Music on Let It Roll:
Let It Roll is a series of in-depth interviews with music writers like Ed Ward, Robert Gordon, Paul Trynka, Peter Doggett, Elijah Wald and more.