Country Music: A Film by Ken Burns [Original Soundtrack]

Country Music: A Film by Ken Burns [Original Soundtrack]


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COUNTRY MUSIC – A Film By Ken Burns (The Soundtrack) showcases essential recordings, drawn from the nearly 600 music cues used in the documentary, covering the wide historic terrain of 20th century American country music. A tree with deep roots and ever-expanding branches, American country music evolved from songs passed down from generations of settlers and slaves until 20th century recording technology made it possible for hundreds and thousands (if not millions) of listeners to share the same musical experience on a record.

COUNTRY MUSIC journeys from early Appalachian “hillbilly” recordings through “singing cowboys” and bluegrass, Texas swing and Tennessee rockabilly and more, all the while paying attention to the impact of radio, Hollywood and television on the evolution of American country sounds and attitudes.

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Product Details

Release Date: 09/13/2019
Label: Sony Legacy
UPC: 0190759604229
catalogNumber: 596042
Rank: 33333


Disc 1

  1. Can the Circle Be Unbroken
  2. Blue Yodel No. 8 (Mule Skinner Blues)
  3. Fox Chase
  4. I'm Thinking Tonight of My Blue Eyes
  5. Mountain Dew
  6. I Want to Be a Cowboy's Sweetheart
  7. New San Antonio Rose
  8. Wabash Cannonball
  9. Honky Tonkin'
  10. It's Mighty Dark to Travel
  11. New Mule Skinner Blues
  12. Foggy Mountain Breakdown
  13. It Wasn't God Who Made Honky Tonk Angels
  14. I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry
  15. Crazy Arms
  16. The Long Black Veil
  17. El Paso
  18. Ring of Fire
  19. Crazy
  20. I Can't Stop Loving You
  21. Coal Miner's Daughter
  22. Kiss an Angel Good Mornin'
  23. Hungry Eyes

Disc 2

  1. Stand by Your Man
  2. You Ain't Goin' Nowhere
  3. Me and Bobby McGee
  4. Girl from the North Country
  5. Are You Sure Hank Done It This Way
  6. Jolene
  7. Boulder to Birmingham
  8. Whiskey River
  9. Pancho and Lefty
  10. He Stopped Loving Her Today
  11. Don't Get Above Your Raisin'
  12. Somebody Should Leave
  13. Why Not Me
  14. Streets of Bakersfield
  15. Where've You Been
  16. Go Rest High on That Mountain
  17. I Still Miss Someone
  18. Will the Circle Be Unbroken

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Peter Coyote   Narrator

Technical Credits

Lester Flatt   Composer
Bill Monroe   Composer
Earl Scruggs   Composer
Ricky Skaggs   Producer
Carlene Carter   Liner Notes
Johnny Cash   Composer
Don Gibson   Composer
Merle Haggard   Composer,Producer
Emmylou Harris   Composer
Don Henry   Composer
Waylon Jennings   Composer,Producer
Kris Kristofferson   Composer
Loretta Lynn   Composer
Patsy Montana   Composer
Willie Nelson   Composer,Producer
Nitty Gritty Dirt Band   Producer
Dolly Parton   Composer
Jimmie Rodgers   Composer
Tammy Wynette   Composer
Bob Dylan   Composer
Johnny Bush   Composer
Bobby Braddock   Composer
Jon Vezner   Composer
Brian Ahern   Producer
Pete Anderson   Producer
Owen Bradley   Producer
Tony Brown   Producer
Ken Burns   Director,Producer,Liner Notes
A.P. Carter   Composer
Jack Clement   Producer
Bill Danoff   Composer
Sid Feller   Producer
Bob Ferguson   Producer
Fred Foster   Composer,Producer
Vince Gill   Composer
Harlan Howard   Composer
Bob Johnston   Producer
Homer Joy   Composer
Don Law   Producer
Brent Maher   Composer,Producer
J.D. Miller   Composer
Chips Moman   Producer
Ralph Mooney   Composer
Curly Putman   Composer
Allen Reynolds   Producer
Randy Scruggs   Producer
Harold Shedd   Producer
Billy Sherrill   Composer,Producer
Sonny Throckmorton   Composer
Gary Usher   Producer
Townes Van Zandt   Composer
Marijohn Wilkin   Composer
Hank Williams   Composer
Bob Wills and His Texas Playboys   Composer
Chick Rains   Composer
Danny Dill   Composer
Merle Kilgore   Composer
Bascom Lamar Lunsford   Composer
Ben Peters   Composer
Julie Dunfey   Producer,Liner Notes
W.S. Stevenson   Composer
Chuck Seals   Composer
Federico Ruiz   Art Direction
George Vaughn   Composer
Traditional   Composer
Dayton Duncan   Producer,Writer,Liner Notes
Pam Tubridy Baucom   Producer
Buddy Squires   Cinematography
William E. McEuen   Producer
Roy Cash   Composer
Scott Wiseman   Composer
June Carter   Composer

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