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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/744UMlnyBBaHyAFy5U_Z6w==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false Episode 5 | See how country music reflects a changing America, with Loretta Lynn speaking to women everywhere, Merle Haggard becoming “The Poet of the Common Man” and audiences looking beyond race to embrace Charley Pride. /episodes/get/96152 /episode/96152 “The Sons and Daughters of America” (1964 – 1968) /episode-player/96152

See how country music reflects a changing America, with Loretta Lynn speaking to women everywhere, Merle Haggard becoming "The Poet of the Common Man" and audiences looking beyond race to embrace Charley Pride.

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Sun, 09/22/2019 - 03:15
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/IW3XEJSJI5-GxNpx32QhMw==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false Spanish Version - Episode 4 | Una visita a Memphis, Tennessee, durante otra época junto a artistas como Elvis Presley y Johnny Cash. Ray Charles. Patsy Cline. /episodes/get/97448 /episode/97448 Spanish Version | "I Can’t Stop Loving You” /episode-player/97448

Visit Memphis during the era of rockabilly, and see how Patsy Cline rises to stardom.

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Sun, 09/15/2019 - 03:15
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Nashville transforms into Music City as America falls for singing cowboys and Texas Swing.

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Sun, 09/15/2019 - 03:15
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/kkFxW3DVk-1wfB8DBj2jzw==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false Spanish Version - Episode 1 | La música hillbilly llega a nuevos oyentes a través del fonógrafo y la radio, lanzando las carreras de las grandes estrellas de la música country, The Carter Family y Jimmie Rodgers. /episodes/get/97299 /episode/97299 Spanish Version | “The Rub” /episode-player/97299

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

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Sun, 09/15/2019 - 03:15
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/AFv7d5wYpD3PNZHsE6ZhtQ==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false Episode 4 | Travel to Memphis, where Sun Studios artists Johnny Cash and Elvis Presley usher in the era of rockabilly. Ray Charles crosses America’s racial divide by recording a country album. Patsy Cline shows off Music City’s smooth new Nashville Sound. /episodes/get/95884 /episode/95884 “I Can’t Stop Loving You” (1953 – 1963) /episode-player/95884

Travel to Memphis, where Sun Studios artists Johnny Cash and Elvis Presley usher in the era of rockabilly. Ray Charles crosses America's racial divide by recording a country album. Patsy Cline shows off Music City's smooth new Nashville Sound.

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Sun, 09/15/2019 - 03:15
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See how what was first called "hillbilly music" reaches new audiences through phonographs and radio, and launches the careers of country music's first big stars, the Carter Family and Jimmie Rodgers.

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Sun, 09/15/2019 - 03:15
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