America's Music: The Roots of Country (1996)

Genres - Culture & Society, Music  |   Sub-Genres - Social History  |   Run Time - 60 min.  |   Countries - United States   |  
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Synopsis

The influence of folk and bluegrass on country music is examined. Also: the craft of songwriting. Interviewees include Holly Dunn, Charlie Daniels, Johnny Cash, Harlan Howard, Tom T. Hall and Bill Anderson. Kris Kristofferson narrates.

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Americana, country-music, retrospective, roots [origins]