• American Masters -- How Waylon Jennings Started the Outlaw Movement
    S30 E7: How Waylon Jennings Started the Outlaw Movement
    "Waylon was the first to say I'm not going to do things the normal way - I'm ...
    "Waylon was the first to say I'm not going to do things the normal way - I'm gonna do it my way."
  • American Masters -- How the Highwaymen Became Family in Montreux
    S30 E7: How the Highwaymen Became Family in Montreux
    In this outtake of The Highwaymen: Friends Till the End, friends and family ...
    In this outtake of The Highwaymen: Friends Till the End, friends and family recall the how Willie Nelson, Kris Kristofferson, Waylon Jennings and Johnny Cash all came together, along with their ...
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  • American Masters -- How Janis Joplin Made the Hell's Angels Get Her Groceries
    S30 E6: How Janis Joplin Made the Hell's Angels Get Her Groceries
    Janis' one-time lover -- recalls Janis' encounter with a group of armed Hell's ...
    Janis' one-time lover -- recalls Janis' encounter with a group of armed Hell's Angels. They had come to her house in the middle of the night, raiding her kitchen and making a commotion. When Niehaus ...
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  • American Masters -- P!nk, Melissa Etheridge, Juliette Lewis can relate to Janis
    S30 E6: P!nk, Melissa Etheridge, Juliette Lewis can relate to Janis
    Musicians like Melissa Etheridge, Juliette Lewis and Alecia Moore (P!nk) can ...
    Musicians like Melissa Etheridge, Juliette Lewis and Alecia Moore (P!nk) can relate to how Janis Joplin must have felt each night after a big performance. The musicians talk about how you "cannot live ...
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  • American Masters -- Janis Joplin's former lover: "She set me free"
    S30 E6: Janis Joplin's former lover: "She set me free"
    David Niehaus had no idea who Janis Joplin was when they first met in Brazil. In ...
    David Niehaus had no idea who Janis Joplin was when they first met in Brazil. In this outtake clip, Niehaus remembers his relationship with Janis as a liberating, wild but delicate one, in which he ...
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  • American Masters -- Chan Marshall Talks About Voicing Janis Joplin's Letters
    S30 E6: Chan Marshall Talks About Voicing Janis Joplin's Letters
    In this film outtake from Janis: Little Girl Blue, Chan “Cat Power” ...
    In this film outtake from Janis: Little Girl Blue, Chan “Cat Power” Marshall, who serves as the film’s narrator and provides the voice for Joplin-penned letters, discusses how she tapped into ...
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  • American Masters -- Why Janis Joplin left Big Brother & the Holding Company
    S30 E6: Why Janis Joplin left Big Brother & the Holding Company
    In this excerpt from American Masters - Janis Joplin: Little Girl Blue, Janis' ...
    In this excerpt from American Masters - Janis Joplin: Little Girl Blue, Janis' letter home reveals a glimpse of the troubles she had with her band, Big Brother and the Holding Company, until she ...
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  • American Masters -- Merle Keeps You On Your Toes
    S30 E6: Merle Keeps You On Your Toes
    In this outtake from Merle Haggard: Learning to Live With Myself, band members ...
    In this outtake from Merle Haggard: Learning to Live With Myself, band members of The Strangers talk about Merle Haggard's unique and carefree performance style that ultimately pushed each musician to ...
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  • American Masters -- Letter Home Reveals Janis’ Greatest Ambition
    S30 E6: Letter Home Reveals Janis’ Greatest Ambition
    In this film excerpt from Janis: Little Girl Blue, Chan Marshall narrates Janis ...
    In this film excerpt from Janis: Little Girl Blue, Chan Marshall narrates Janis Joplin’s letter home to family shortly after her 27th (and last) birthday. The letter reveals a glimpse into her ...
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  • American Masters -- Dick Cavett on Janis Joplin’s Influence
    S30 E6: Dick Cavett on Janis Joplin’s Influence
    Dick Cavett, a former talk show host and TV personality, talks about his ...
    Dick Cavett, a former talk show host and TV personality, talks about his relationship with Janis Joplin and how her frequent appearance helped the show thrive. He also describes the unforgettable ...
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  • American Masters -- Why Loretta Lynn Wrote "You Ain't Woman Enough"
    S30 E5: Why Loretta Lynn Wrote "You Ain't Woman Enough"
    "You Ain't Woman Enough (to Take My Man)" is from Loretta Lynn's second studio ...
    "You Ain't Woman Enough (to Take My Man)" is from Loretta Lynn's second studio album (1966). Lynn wrote the song after a young fan at a concert confided in Lynn that a rival was trying to steal her ...
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  • American Masters -- Loretta Lynn: Lyricist and Songwriter
    S30 E5: Loretta Lynn: Lyricist and Songwriter
    In this film excerpt from Loretta Lynn: Still a Mountain Girl, Sheryl Crow and ...
    In this film excerpt from Loretta Lynn: Still a Mountain Girl, Sheryl Crow and Jack White talk about Loretta Lynn’s talent as a lyricist and songwriter, and Reba McEntire reveals her favorite Lynn ...
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  • American Masters -- Loretta Lynn Wrote for Women. Her Song "The Pill."
    S30 E5: Loretta Lynn Wrote for Women. Her Song "The Pill."
    Loretta Lynn, Sissy Spacek and Sheryl Crow on Lynn's work and influence among ...
    Loretta Lynn, Sissy Spacek and Sheryl Crow on Lynn's work and influence among women artists, and her song, "The Pill." The song about birth control was both banned and a top hit for Lynn, who has her ...
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  • American Masters -- Loretta Lynn's Gowns
    S30 E5: Loretta Lynn's Gowns
    Loretta Lynn's personal designer Tim Cobb makes the gowns she wears at concerts ...
    Loretta Lynn's personal designer Tim Cobb makes the gowns she wears at concerts and events. Cobb shows two popular gowns displayed in her museum: the golden one with glass beads that she wore for her ...
  • American Masters -- Loretta Lynn and Conway Twitty
    S30 E5: Loretta Lynn and Conway Twitty
    Loretta Lynn, Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood talk about Lynn's hit partnership ...
    Loretta Lynn, Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood talk about Lynn's hit partnership with Conway Twitty. This film excerpt includes footage of Lynn and Twitty performing the number 1 country songs ...
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  • American Masters -- Dave Bartholomew, Longtime Collaborator of Fats Domino
    S30 E4: Dave Bartholomew, Longtime Collaborator of Fats Domino
    Dave Bartholomew is one New Orleans' great musicians and learned trumpet from ...
    Dave Bartholomew is one New Orleans' great musicians and learned trumpet from the same man who taught Louis Armstrong to play. Bartholomew played with the best bands in New Orleans before he began ...
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  • American Masters -- Fats Domino: I'm Ready, Performed with The Byrds, 1971
    S30 E4: Fats Domino: I'm Ready, Performed with The Byrds, 1971
    See Fats Domino perform "I'm Ready," his hit from 1959, with the rock band The ...
    See Fats Domino perform "I'm Ready," his hit from 1959, with the rock band The Byrds backing him in 1971. Their appearance was on the local television show "Turn-On, Barry Richards Rock and Soul" on ...
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  • American Masters -- Fats Domino Filmmaker Joe Lauro on Making the Documentary
    S30 E4: Fats Domino Filmmaker Joe Lauro on Making the Documentary
    Joe Lauro, director of Fats Domino and The Birth of Rock ‘n’ Roll, details ...
    Joe Lauro, director of Fats Domino and The Birth of Rock ‘n’ Roll, details the challenges of making a film about a living legend and a very private man. One hurdle was finding archival footage of ...
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  • American Masters -- Fats Domino Concerts: Riots and Rock n' Roll
    S30 E4: Fats Domino Concerts: Riots and Rock n' Roll
    White and black fans flocked to Fats Domino concerts, integrating many venues ...
    White and black fans flocked to Fats Domino concerts, integrating many venues for the first time. Four riots took place in 1956. Saxophonist Herb Hardesty describes two concerts and says the riots ...
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  • American Masters -- Fats Domino of New Orleans, the Music Mecca
    S30 E4: Fats Domino of New Orleans, the Music Mecca
    Fats Domino, born and raised in New Orleans, and so were his writing partner ...
    Fats Domino, born and raised in New Orleans, and so were his writing partner Dave Bartholomew and bandmates like drummer Earl Palmer. In the late 1940s and 1950s, Cosimo Matassa’s J&M music shop ...
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  • American Masters -- Carole King (You Make Me Feel Like A) Natural Woman - Live
    S30 E3: Carole King (You Make Me Feel Like A) Natural Woman - Live
    Carole King sings "(You Make Me Feel Like A) Natural Woman" at the piano, in ...
    Carole King sings "(You Make Me Feel Like A) Natural Woman" at the piano, in never-before-seen footage. The intimate recording for the camera took place in Austin, TX, in 1982 for the film "One to ...
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