A nearly forgotten aspect of the Jimmy Carter presidency is how he became America's first chief executive to actively and earnestly embrace the soundtrack of the counterculture-rock music. Archival footage from the diverse South Lawn concerts thrown during the late '70s is complemented by contemporary interviews with Carter himself, as well as artists he'd personally come to know including Bob Dylan, Willie Nelson, Gregg Allman, Jimmy Buffett, Bono, Garth Brooks, many more. 95 min. Widescreen; Soundtrack: English; theatrical trailers.
A nearly forgotten aspect of the Jimmy Carter presidency is how he became America's first chief executive to actively and earnestly embrace the soundtrack of the counterculture-rock music. Archival footage from the diverse South Lawn concerts thrown during the late '70s is complemented by contemporary interviews with Carter himself, as well as artists he'd personally come to know including Bob Dylan, Willie Nelson, Gregg Allman, Jimmy Buffett, Bono, Garth Brooks, many more. 95 min. Widescreen; Soundtrack: English; theatrical trailers.
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Format: DVD
Label: GREENWICH
Rel. Date: 11/03/2020
UPC: 738329251116

Jimmy Carter: Rock & Roll President (2020)

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A nearly forgotten aspect of the Jimmy Carter presidency is how he became America's first chief executive to actively and earnestly embrace the soundtrack of the counterculture-rock music. Archival footage from the diverse South Lawn concerts thrown during the late '70s is complemented by contemporary interviews with Carter himself, as well as artists he'd personally come to know including Bob Dylan, Willie Nelson, Gregg Allman, Jimmy Buffett, Bono, Garth Brooks, many more. 95 min. Widescreen; Soundtrack: English; theatrical trailers.