Ken Burns Country Music (DVD)
Ken Burns' latest acclaimed documentary chronicles the story of country music, from its humble beginnings in the early 20th century to the stadium-sized concerts a century later.
Step back in time and journey through the compelling history of a musical art form with this new eight-part film, packed with never-before-seen footage and photographs, plus interviews with more than 80 country music artists.
From its deep and tangled roots in ballads, blues and hymns performed in small settings, to its worldwide popularity, learn how country music evolved over the course of the 20th century, as it eventually emerged to become America’s music.
The series chronicles the rise and prominence of country music in American culture. It's a remarkable story of the people and places behind the all-American cultural landmark.
The eight-part 16-hour series is directed and produced by Ken Burns; written and produced by Dayton Duncan; and produced by Julie Dunfey.
Release Date 16th December 2019
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