Dave Wooten to Host Sneak Peek of Ken Burns’ Film, Country Music
Country Music, the new documentary from award-winning director Ken Burns debuts later this month, but you can get a sneak peek this Tuesday, Sept 10, at 7 p.m. at the Ellen Theater. Dave Wooten from the XL Morning Show will host the evening which will include a 45-min preview of the series followed by live music from Montana Rose and WWW.Twang. Tickets are available at the Ellen or by clicking on the button below.
Country Music will premier on September 15 on Montana PBS. The film is a sweeping, multi-episode series, exploring the questions “ What is country music, and where did it come from? It will also focus on the biographies of the fascinating characters who created it – from The Carter Family, Jimmie Rodgers and Bob Wills, to Hank Williams, Johnny Cash, Loretta Lynn, Charley Pride, Willie Nelson, Dolly Parton, Merle Haggard, Emmylou Harris, Garth Brooks and many more – as well as the times in which they lived.
The series will run in eight episodes, airing Sundays through Wednesdays.
September 15th – 18th and September 22nd – 25th. Beginning at 7 p.m. and repeating each night at 9 p.m.