“That Thing, That Sound” Doc Looks to Revitalize Interest in the Steel Guitar

“That Thing, That Sound” Doc Looks to Revitalize Interest in the Steel Guitar

Cinematographer Kelsey Hammer-Parks and music journalist Nathan Emerson have set out to create a new documentary about a dying music instrument and those trying to save it. That Thing, That Sound is a musical documentary on the steel guitar—often a topic of discussion when the talk turns to the dying roots of country music.