Freedom Riders:
American Experience

Freedom Riders: <br />American Experience

Jun 16, 2014

Watch Wednesday, June 18th at 9pm In 1961, segregation seemed to have an overwhelming grip on American society. Many states violently enforced the policy, while the federal government, under the Kennedy administration, remained indifferent, preoccupied with matters abroad. That is, until an integrated band of college students — many of whom were the first in […]

PBS Previews:
The Roosevelts

PBS Previews: <br />The Roosevelts

Jun 16, 2014

Watch Wednesday, June 18th at 8pm Sample the upcoming Ken Burns documentary THE ROOSEVELTS: AN INTIMATE HISTORY in this exclusive PBS Preview. Patricia Clarkson hosts this behind-the-scenes look at the seven-part series, as filmmaker Burns describes how he brings the story of Theodore, Eleanor and Franklin Roosevelt to life. Follow the camera crews into the […]

Superheroes:
A Never-Ending Battle

Superheroes: <br />A Never-Ending Battle

Jun 16, 2014

Watch Tuesday, June 17th • 9pm -12am Join host and narrator Liev Schreiber to explore the dawn of the comic book genre and trace the evolution of the characters and their ongoing cultural impact worldwide. Chart the progression from the first comic books born during the Great Depression to the television debut of Superman in […]

Ed Sullivan’s Rock & Roll Classics: The 60s

Ed Sullivan’s Rock & Roll Classics: The 60s

Jun 9, 2014

Watch Wednesday, June 11th at 9pm! Pledge here to support WTVI PBS Charlotte! From the late 1940s until the early 1970s, millions of viewers of all ages saw great musical acts each Sunday night on “The Ed Sullivan Show.” This installment in the MY MUSIC series presents classic song performances from 1963-1968. From the Beatles’ American […]

John Sebastian presents Folk Rewind

John Sebastian presents Folk Rewind

Jun 9, 2014

Watch Monday, June 9th at 9pm and Saturday, June 14th at 9pm! Click here to pledge your support to WTVI PBS Charlotte. JOHN SEBASTIAN PRESENTS: FOLK REWIND (MY MUSIC) focuses on the greatest singers and songwriters of the classic 1950s and 1960s folk era. Presented by the lead singer of The Lovin’ Spoonful (“Do You Believe in Magic”), […]

Rock, Pop & Doo Wop

Rock, Pop & Doo Wop

Jun 3, 2014

Watch Thursday, June 5th at 7pm! Rock and pop legends Jon “Bowzer” Bauman (formerly of Sha Na Na) and Ronnie Spector (of the Ronettes) bring back the best songs from the late 1950s and early 1960s rock, pop and doo wop era in this MY MUSIC concert event. The special, recorded in May 2010, includes […]