Be sure to catch the new PBS documentary American Epic
featuring Epiphone artists Dominic Davi
s on bass, Fats Kaplin on fiddle and mandolin, and multi-instrumentalist Lillie Mae whose debut album on Third Man Records, Forever and A Day
, is out now. American Epic
tells the electrifying story of the dawn of recording in America as the people of the United States hear their voices for the first time.
The film series features rare and unseen footage of the Carter Family, Mississippi John Hurt, Leadbelly, and many more. Read our June 2017 feature interview with Lillie Mae
as well as our interview with multi-instrumentalist Fats Kaplin
. Consult your local PBS station for show times.