Men of Steel presents a cast of country, rock and Hawaiian steel guitar legends and today's foremost players. Listen to pioneers such as Buddy Emmons, Lloyd Green, Ralph Mooney, Don Helms, and Bud Isaacs describe how they crafted the steel guitar and created the steel sound as we know it. Discover why the sound of the steel is essential for songwriters and singers. Watch music producers, guitar builders, radio hosts, and artists like Marty Stuart, Vince Gill, Lyle Lovett, Ray Price, and others describe the importance of the steel guitar for their musical expression.
With more than 100 hours of interviews and performances recorded so far, filmmakers Martin Muse and Jeff Himpele have been criss-crossing America's musical landscapes to document the fascinating story of the steel guitar from a cast of the very players and artists who put the steel guitar sound on our cultural map.