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Ken Burns' "Country Music"
on PBS This Fall

Updated September 6, 2019

Gene Autry Entertainment has corralled the latest and greatest news and information on the Ken Burns documentary series "Country Music" that will be on PBS this fall. We will update this page often and encourage you to check back frequently.


Watch "Country Music" A Film By Ken Burns

We're excited to share the PBS debut date for the new Ken Burns' film "Country Music." Mark your calendars for Sunday, September 15 at 8/7c. Hundreds of artists, including Gene Autry, will be part of this 8-part film. From heartbreak to honky-tonk, hear the remarkable stories of the people and places behind a true American art form. PBS kicks things off with a special tribute concert "Country Music: Live at the Ryman A Concert Celebrating the Film by Ken Burns." Here is the broadcast schedule for the concert and for each episode of the documentary series "Country Music":

Tribute Concert "Country Music: Live at the Ryman
A Concert Celebrating the Film by Ken Burns"


Ken Burns' Documentary Series "Country Music"

Watch a 25 minute preview and trailers for a sneak peek at Ken Burns' new sweeping series on the history and impact of country music here.

Details for streaming of the series and special social media related activities coming soon!

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Soundtrack Preview "Country Music A Film by Ken Burns The Playlist"
Posted July 30, 2019

You can enjoy timeless country classics from the forthcoming PBS documentary series Country Music right now on this Spotify "Ken Burns: Country Music" playlist. Favorites from Jimmie Rodgers, Gene Autry, Johnny Cash, Merle Haggard, Willie Nelson, Dolly Parton, Loretta Lynn and more are on this 54 song playlist.

Spotify is a digital music, podcast, and video streaming service that gives you access to millions of songs and other content from artists all over the world. You can use Spotify for free with access to playlists.



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Special "Country Music" Events and Merchandise

Throughout the Summer and Fall there will be special events and merchandise related to the documentary series "Country Music." When information is available, we will provide links here.



Learn more at pbs.org/countrymusic

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