American Routes explores the shared and individual musical threads that contribute to the great diversity of American culture, from blues to Cajun, Tejano to jazz, country to soul and all the stops in between.

Sonic Travelers: Jerry Douglas and Guitar Shorty

It's a blues and country showdown on American Routes with two instrumental showmen. Jerry Douglas is a master of the dobro, and a favorite session man and band member for so many musicians: from Alison Krauss to Elvis Costello. We'll talk to Jerry about his 2012 project, Traveler, which lead him beyond bluegrass to New… read more

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