There’s no form of American music NOT influenced by New Orleans. “Up From the Streets” is a loving documentary and tribute to this unique city.
The Wrecking Crew. The Funk Brothers. These session player groups made names for themselves outside of New York, but NYC had its own players and sound.
Ken Burns turns his camera lens on the complex history of country music. The results are not what you’d expect.
“They were all nuts….they were all risk-takers,” admits Bob Geldof in this video clip from “The Show’s the Thing: The Legendary Promoters of Rock.”