"The Bristol Sessions is the single most important event in the history of country music."   ~ Johnny Cash


Just like those who read this ad in Bristol’s Herald Courier newspaper on Sunday morning, July 24, 1927, you’ve now found The Bristol Sessions … well, at least you’ve found the official Bristol Sessions website.

We hope you enjoy your visit here as you experience the story behind the event, the songs, the session data itself, and information about the artists who performed there and Ralph Peer, the man who made it all possible.

Be sure to investigate the recordings and publications highlighted to the right … now is the perfect time to enhance your own library of music and writings about the biggest event in the history of country music!

And don’t forget to let your friends and family know about this website … we’re sure everyone who visits will find it an enjoyable experience.