American Epic

Tuesdays, May 16 through May 30, at 9pm on ThinkTV16

Travel the country in search of unknown 1920s artists, when the music of ordinary Americans was recorded for the first time, transforming music forever, in a three-part film executive produced by Jack White, Robert Redford and T Bone Burnett.

The Big Bang
Tuesday, May 16, at 9pm on ThinkTV16
Travel to 1920s Tennessee as the Carter Family and the Memphis Jug Band make their first records.

Blood and Soil
Tuesday, May 23, at 9pm on ThinkTV16

Travel to rural America as Charley Patton and Elder Burch record early Delta blues and gospel music.

Out of the Many, the One
Tuesday, May 30, at 9pm on ThinkTV16

Discover how America’s diverse cultures and Mississippi John Hurt transformed music forever.