Soundtracks: Songs That Defined History

Tribeca TV

World Premiere

USA | 42 MINUTES

SOUNDTRACKS: SONGS THAT DEFINED HISTORY

Documentary
Soundtracks explores seminal moments in history through the music that defines them. Featuring original interviews with legendary musicians as well as celebrated journalists, historians, and writers, the series reveals how music has been a driving force behind social change. In a Tribeca screening at the 9/11 Memorial & Museum in New York, the show will explore how songs like Billy Joel’s “New York State of Mind” took on new and heightened meaning, as music took center stage for a country fighting to heal. Co-hosted by the 9/11 Memorial & Museum.

For information on the screening at the 9/11 Memorial & Museum, please click here

After the episode: A conversation with CNN anchor of New Day, Chris Cuomo, and professor at NYU’s Clive Davis Institute of Recorded Music, Jason King. Moderated by Executive Vice President and Deputy Director for Museum Programs at the National September 11 Memorial & Museum, Clifford Chanin.

After the 4/26 screening: A conversation with executive producers Maro Chermayeff and Jeff Dupre.Moderated by Music Editor for Vulture, Sam Hockley-Smith.

CAST & CREDITS

Network
CNN
Showrunner/Executive Producer
Dwayne Johnson, Dany Garcia, Maro Chermayeff, Jeff Dupre
Add'l Credit 1
Hiram Garcia, Brian Gewirtz

PANELIST

Sam Hockley-Smith

Sam Hockley-Smith


CONTACTS

Press Contact
Heather Brown
CNN
New York, NY 10019-6038
Phone: 212 275 8428
heather.brown@turner.com