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GPB News Round-Up - Friday, September 13, 2019

A new Smithsonian exhibit called “Crossroads: Change in Rural America” aims to generate conversations about rural history, identity and visions for the future. Read more in this week's News Round-Up.

by Kirk Cooper | September 13, 2019

Lyn Avenue - Georgia's Country Connection

Six string spirit, small town soul. That’s how Lyn Avenue describes themselves.

by Amy Cooper | September 13, 2019

Holman Autry Band - Georgia's Country Connection

Black Label Country? What’s that? Turns out, it’s a pretty good description for the Holman Autry Band. These guys are country with a kick.

by Amy Cooper | September 12, 2019

What's New Next Week? September 12, 2019

Next week, GPB presents the premiere of the long-awaited new series from filmmaker Ken Burns.

by Kirk Cooper | September 12, 2019

GPB Celebrates Music Legend and Georgian Brenda Lee

September 7 Event Marks Sweet Homecoming for the International Star

by Mandy Wilson | September 11, 2019

Chyann Rose - Georgia's Country Connection

“Who’s the young girl? That’s Chyann Rose, she’s a country singer from Statesboro. How old is she? 17 or 18 maybe? Cool guitar, but how does she sound? Hey, she’s really good! Let’s give her a call.”

by Amy Cooper | September 9, 2019

Scott Brantley - Georgia's Country Connection

Right on time Scott pulled up in his bright, red, Country Cadillac (that’s a pickup truck for you city folks). This guy was all country. We were definitely in the right place.

by Amy Cooper | September 9, 2019

GPB News Round-Up - Friday, September 6, 2019

U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson recently spoke to GPB Political Rewind Host Bill Nigut about his decision to resign from the U.S. Senate. Read more in this week's News Round-Up.

by Kirk Cooper | September 6, 2019

Kris Youmans Band - Georgia's Country Connection

They were a very traditional sounding country band with a bit of western swing thrown in. What a great mix, especially when you add Kris Youmans’ voice.

by Carey Harrison | September 6, 2019

What's New Next Week? September 5, 2019

Next week, some of country music's best and brightest gather at Nashville's Ryman Auditorium for a joyous celebration of the genre.

by Kirk Cooper | September 5, 2019

Stars Gather To Celebrate Country Music This Sunday

Get a primer on country history from some of its most celebrated musicians as Ken Burns hosts “Country Music: Live at the Ryman.”

by Kirk Cooper | September 5, 2019

GPB News Round-Up - Friday, August 30, 2019

Darius Bradshaw has portrayed lynching victim Roger Malcom for five years. He knows the story inside and out, except for one thing. Read more in this week's News Round-Up.

by Kirk Cooper | August 30, 2019

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