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Country Music

“The Rub” (Beginnings – 1933)

So-called “hillbilly music” reaches new listeners and launches its first stars’ careers.

Country Music

“The Rub” (Beginnings – 1933)

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Country Music

“Hard Times” (1933 – 1945)

Nashville transforms into Music City as America falls for singing cowboys and Texas Swing.

Country Music

“Hard Times” (1933 – 1945)

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Country Music

Trailer

The history of an American art form. Country Music, a new Ken Burns film. Sept. 15 on PBS.

Country Music

Trailer

Video thumbnail: Country Music “The Hillbilly Shakespeare” (1945 – 1953)

Country Music

“The Hillbilly Shakespeare” (1945 – 1953)

Meet the country stars of post-war America, including the Hillbilly Shakespeare.

Country Music

“The Hillbilly Shakespeare” (1945 – 1953)

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