Week of August 5th, 2019

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Barnegie Hall | Rivers Rutherford

Available Wednesday, August 7th

Veteran songwriter and guitar virtuoso Verlon Thompson welcomes some of the most inspiring and talented musicians in the world. Today, Rivers Rutherford pays Verlon a visit. Rivers has written several number one country hits for several stars, including Brooks & Dunn, Kenny Chesney, and Trace Adkins.

 

Prince Rave Un2 The Year 2000

Available Sunday, August 11th

Experience Prince’s legendary talent and peerless showmanship at a dazzling show filmed on the cusp of the new millennium. Recorded at Paisley Park Studios, the concert features performances of his timeless hits including “Kiss” and “Purple Rain.”

 

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American Masters | Althea

Expires Tuesday, September 3rd

This is the story of Althea Gibson (1927-2003), a truant from the rough streets of Harlem, who emerged as the unlikely queen of the highly segregated tennis world in the 1950s. She was the first African American to play and win at Wimbledon and the U.S. Nationals (precursor of the U.S. Open) — a decade before Arthur Ashe. Interviewees include Wimbledon champion Dick Savitt and Billie Jean King.

 

Austin City Limits | ACL Presents: Americana 17th Annual Honors

Expires Tuesday, September 10th

Enjoy the seventeenth annual Americana awards, featuring performances by Rosanne Cash, John Prine, Brandi Carlile, Buddy Guy, Jason Isbell, kd lang and more.

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