Adkins to Host Honky-Tonk Documentary

CMT will debut a new documentary, Honky-Tonk Sound, on Friday (Aug. 16) at 8 p.m. ET/PT. Trace Adkins will host the two-hour special, which includes performance clips from Willie Nelson and Merle Haggard, among many others traditionalists. The documentary also visits three of Texas’s most celebrated honky-tonk bars — The Broken Spoke in Austin, Gruene Hall in Gruene, and Billy Bob’s in Fort Worth — as well as The Cowboy Palace in Southern California. 08/12/02