Series 1, Episode 2 2/6. Featuring country singers, musicians and songwriters from Scotland, Ireland and America. (R)
20:00–20:30 Seasick Steve: Bringing it All Back Home Bluesman Seasick Steve takes a trip back to his old stomping grounds in the Deep South.
20:30–21:00 Reading and Leeds Festival 2008, 23/01/2009 Seasick Steve and his band bring their brand of delta blues to the Reading festival.
21:00–22:00 Folk America. Birth of a Nation 1/3. In the 1920s, the likes of the Carter Family ushered in a golden age of folk music.
22:00–23:00 Folk America at the Barbican: Hollerers, Stompers and Old-Time Ramblers With Seasick Steve, The Wiyos, Cedric Watson and Bijoux Creole, CW Stoneking, Diana Jones.
23:00–23:55 Desperate Man Blues
The story of a pioneer in the preservation of 78rpm records and American roots music.
The only way is forward. Now where's the bar?