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American Experience; That Rhythm, Those Blues

09/21/1988

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Series
American Experience
Program
That Rhythm, Those Blues
Program Number

110

Series Description

Premiered October 1988 As television's longest-running, most-watched history series, American Experience brings to life the incredible characters and epic stories that helped form this nation. Now in its eighteenth season, the series has produced over 180 programs and garnered every major broadcast award. Series release date: 10/1988

Program Description

Rock 'n' Roll has its' roots in the black musicians of rhythm and blues in the 1940's. This film captures the spirit, daring, imagination and humor of these performers in the face of rejection and racism.

Duration

00:61:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
History
Citation
Chicago: “American Experience; That Rhythm, Those Blues,” 09/21/1988, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 10, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_FC37A14FFEE24C46B2E70DB408291A62.
MLA: “American Experience; That Rhythm, Those Blues.” 09/21/1988. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 10, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_FC37A14FFEE24C46B2E70DB408291A62>.
APA: American Experience; That Rhythm, Those Blues. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_FC37A14FFEE24C46B2E70DB408291A62
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