#pbscountrymusic Instagram Posts (21)

"Ray Charles did more for country music than any artists has ever done," said Willie Nelson. #CountryMusicPBS @pbs #PBScountrymusic
Last night #PBScountrymusic introduced us to Eddy Arnold and his famous “Cattle Call”. Here’s his 1961 version recorded 19 September 1961 with Velma Smith on rhythm guitar. RCA Victor Studio, 1611 Hawkins St., Nashville, TN - Eddy Arnold (Eddy Arnold [vcl], Roy Wiggins [gt], Velma Smith [gt], Henry Strzelecki [bass], Buddy Harman [drums], Floyd Cramer [piano] + Anita Kerr Singers. Producer: Chet Atkins)
Last night #PBScountrymusic introduced us to Eddy Arnold and his famous “Cattle Call”. Here’s his 1961 version recorded 19 September 1961 with Velma Smith on rhythm guitar. https://youtu.be/-JX50rZae2M
Is anyone watching Ken Burn' "Country Music" on @PBS? I think I'm going to wait to binge it. Let me know your thoughts if you've dove in already.
Ken Burns’ #CountrymusicPBS has been great thus far. Tonight we were introduced to two men who played a profound role in Velma Smith’s life: Bill Monroe and Roy Acuff.
I've never dropped acid. But if I did, I imagine my hallucinations might look a lot like Gene Autry's "unusual" sci-fi serial, 'The Phantom Empire'. #countrymusicpbs #pbscountrymusic #pbs
Velma Williams Smith, RCA Studio B session guitarist; the only female member of RCA’s “A Team” of studio musicians. Musicians Hall of Fame Inductee, 2014. #velmasmith #rcastudiob #countrymusicpbs #pbscountrymusic #guitarist
Ken Burns' Country Music premieres this Sunday on @wsretv. Hear the story behind Marty Stuart's first country music concert and share your story in a post using #MyCountryMusicPBS or on the website for the chance to be featured: pbs.org/countrymusic. Don't miss Marty Stuart and His Fabulous Superlatives, celebrating 20 years of "The Pilgrim" at the Pensacola Saenger Theatre on Oct 15. Proceeds benefit the WSRE-TV Foundation.
Check out Maryland native Pete Best as he shares a little about life with us. #mpt #mptdigitalstudios #petebest #peterbuilt #countrymusic #pbs #pbscountrymusic #marylandnative #ilovecountrymusic
In anticipation of @Kenburnspbs documentary "Country Music" we in the ARTS ATL office started to talk about our favorite Georgia Country artists and songs. Executive editor @scottwilsonfreeman was kind enough to put a playlist of some of the chosen ones into a Spotify playlist. Swipe up in stories to see what made the cut, and be sure to let us know YOUR favorites in the comments. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ C⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ O⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ U⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ N⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ T⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ R⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Y #artsatl #atlantamusic #listentothelocals #weloveatl #atlantacreatives #countrymusic #raycharles #pbs #pbscountrymusic #kenburns
@robertellismusic covers Dickey Lee and Steve Duffy’s “She Thinks I Still Care.” SWIPE UP to watch the full performance. #HPMcountrycovers ⠀ .⠀ .⠀ .⠀ .⠀ .⠀ .⠀ . #houston #texas #htx #countrymusic #pbscountrymusic
@erinraemusic covers #webbpierce “There Stands the Glass” on our digital series Country Covers. SWIPE UP on our insta story to watch the full performance. #HPMCountryCovers⠀ .⠀ .⠀ .⠀ .⠀ .⠀ .⠀ . #houston #texas #htx #countrymusic #PBScountrymusic #music
Are you a music lover like I am? 🎶 PBS is featuring a country music documentary in Sept, highlighting the origins and history of this genre. I’ve not always been a huge country music fan but have come to appreciate and love this American art form with amazing and diverse roots. ❤️ 🇺🇸 🎶 We watched the preview and are so impressed! Set the DVR! #pbs #pbscountrymusic #countrymusic #countrymusicislife #countrymusicfestival #fiddle #banjo #johnnycash #lorettalynn #nashville #americana
@stasneymav covers @lorettalynnofficial, "You Ain’t Woman Enough” on our digital series, Country Covers. SWIPE UP on our insta story to watch the full performance of her favorite country classic.⠀ #HPMcountryCovers ⠀ .⠀ .⠀ .⠀ .⠀ . #houston #texas #lorettalynn #countrymusic #pbscountrymusic
@thesuffers cover @garthbrooks "Friends in Low Places" on our digital series, Country Covers. SWIPE UP on our insta story to watch the full performance of their favorite country classic! #HPMCountryCovers⠀ .⠀ .⠀ .⠀ .⠀ . #houston #texas #HTX #pbscountrymusic #countrymusic #thesuffers #garthbrooks
Country Covers is a spin-off of our digital music series Skyline Sessions, featuring a variety of musicians performing their favorite country classic and sharing their personal stories of their love for country music! Check it out and jam out! #HPMCountryCovers ⠀ .⠀ .⠀ .⠀ .⠀ .⠀ . #PBScountrymusic #houston #texas #countrymusic #music
Beautiful night at Meridian Bridge in Yankton. Look for the story on community music history on our September Dakota Life. #pbscountrymusic #dakotalife #sodak #yankton #hifromsd