american epic

Expert Witness with Robert Christgau

Robert Christgau on Some Delta Blues Gems and Country Blues Moments

The Dean of American Rock Critics reviews three compilations: 'American Epic: The Best of Blues,' '24 Classic Blues Songs From the 1920's,' and 'American Epic: The Best of Country.'
Robert Christgau
12.15.17
Expert Witness with Robert Christgau

Robert Christgau on 'American Epic,' Americana, and an Epic

The Dean of American Rock Critics reviews the five-CD 'American Epic' set and a pricey but brilliant new Ornette Coleman collection, plus live albums from The Grateful Dead and Van Morrison.
Robert Christgau
10.13.17
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Watch Nas and Jack White Link Up For a Throwback Performance of "One Mic"

The collab comes as part of new documentary 'American Epic.'
Noisey Staff
6.13.17
stream of the crop

Stream of the Crop: 7 New Albums for Heavy Rotation 6/10

New albums from Phoenix, SZA, and the late Chuck Berry top this week's list.
Noisey Staff
6.10.17
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Elton John and Jack White Get Together for “Two Fingers of Whiskey”

The original track is a part of the 'American Epic Sessions,' airing June 6.
Alex Robert Ross
6.1.17
Expert Witness with Robert Christgau

Robert Christgau on a Wave of American Epics

The Dean of American Rock Critics takes on the 'American Epic' soundtrack, a new Mahalia Jackson collection, a gospel guide, and a jug band blues retrospective.
Robert Christgau
5.26.17
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Here's Alabama Shakes Playing a Song From the 1940s in a Studio From the 1920s

They hit the studio with Jack White (of course) for PBS's 'American Epic' documentary.
Alex Robert Ross
5.18.17
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

This New Docu-Series About the Early American Recording Industry Stars Elton John and Nas

Jack White, Alabama Shakes, and Willie Nelson also feature in 'American Epic'.
Lauren O'Neill
4.19.17