American Epic – The first time America heard itself

Jack White and T Bone Burnett are producing a documentary about the American recording industry during the 1920s and 1930s.

The film, which Burnett says is co-produced by Robert Redford and the BBC, will be called American Epic. It is an ambitious project that has been seven years in the making.

 

American Epic is a multi-media arts project based around the history of American music, which includes a documentary series, a worldwide concert tour, music releases, a book, an exhibition, and an educational outreach program.
Creators
Allison McGourty is the creator, producer and co-writer of American Epic.  Bernard MacMahon is the creator, director and writer of American Epic. Together they co-founded Lo-Max Films and launched the independent label Lo-Max Records.

Read more at http://www.uncut.co.uk/jack-white-and-t-bone-burnett-working-on-music-documentary-news#qeIPgzHxjZRuRrcq.99

Advertisements

One thought on “American Epic – The first time America heard itself

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s