American Epic

The Big Bang #101

Friday, May 19, 10:00 pm on WCVW PBS

Duration: 0:56:46

Description: Travel to 1920s Tennessee as the Carter Family, Jimmie Rodgers, and the Memphis Jug Band make their first records with producer Ralph Peer on a revolutionary portable recording machine, creating the first recordings of R&B and country songs.


Broadcast In: English