Episode 1: Keep On The Sunny Side
Season 1, Ep. 1
In this first episode of series one, Ben Atkinson, delves into the story of the story of the Carter Family and their first, iconic recording sessions including the song 'Keep On The Sunny Side' which would go on to become the theme song for group for many years to come. The Country Lives podcast, is a companion to Ben's Country Music Show, a country music radio programme broadcast on stations across the UK and Ireland each week. You can find out more about the podcast, including a full transcript of this episode and links to further reading and content referenced in the episode, at http://countrylivespodcast.benscountrymusicshow.com.
Country Lives Podcast - Introduction
Country Lives is a brand new podcast from Ben's Country Music Show and presented by Ben Atkinson. Every fortnight Ben delves into the story of American country music, bringing you biographies of the key players, discussing iconic moments in history and straying into the world where country, Americana and bluegrass collide. In this short introductory episode, Ben will launch the podcast and give you a little more information on what you can expect in future episodes.