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The 4-Part PBS Television Series - American Roots Music
Musicians James Cotton, Flaco Jiminez, and Earl Scruggs (l-r)
Musician B. B. King

Come discover the pioneers of the musical forms that combined on American soil to become the most pervasive music throughout the world.

The 4-Part PBS series airs Mondays at 10 p.m. (ET, PT) beginning October 29, 2001. Check local listings.

"Bright, Insightful and Legend-Packed..." - See what the critics have to say!

Bring "American Roots Music" Home


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Bring American Roots Music home

© The Ginger Group 2001


A collaboration of the Library of Congress, the Smithsonian Institution, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum, the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, Experience Music Project and Ginger Group Productions.

Additional funding by AT&T, the National Endowment for the Arts, the Public Broadcasting Service, the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, the National Endowment for the Humanities, the Louisiana Department of Culture, Recreation and Tourism, the New York State Council on the Arts and the Samuel Rubin Foundation.