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COUNTRY MUSIC : “The Rub” (Beginnings – 1933)

Premieres Sunday, September 15, 2019, 8:00-10:00 p.m. ET

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Learn how so-called “hillbilly music” reaches new listeners and launches its first stars’ careers.
  • Airdate(s): 9/15/2019, 8:00 - 10:00 PM ET
  • #: 101
  • Original Broadcast: 9/15/19
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Episode Description

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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