Entertainment Music Country Miranda Lambert Shows 'Raw and Intimate Journey' in 'The Marfa Tapes' Documentary: Watch the Trailer The country star teams up with musicians Jack Ingram and Jon Randall to take fans behind the scenes of making their Grammy-nominated album in the new Paramount+ documentary, streaming on Jan. 20 By Stephanie Wenger Stephanie Wenger Instagram Twitter Stephanie Wenger is a TV Writer/Reporter at PEOPLE. She joined the brand in 2021 as digital news writer, spanning across the site's verticals. She previously contributed to E! Online, HollywoodLife, Discover Los Angeles, Oscar.com and Hollywood.com. She appeared on air at AfterBuzz TV. She began her journalism career as an intern at Good Morning America and Access Hollywood. She graduated from Boston University with a Bachelor's in communications and received a Master's in journalism from the University of Southern California. People Editorial Guidelines Published on January 6, 2022 03:00 PM Share Tweet Pin Email Miranda Lambert is pulling back the curtain on her music-making process. The country star tells viewers that she is taking them on a "raw and intimate journey" in the trailer for her new Paramount+ documentary The Marfa Tapes, out on Jan. 20. Lambert, 38, brought cameras along as she worked with Jack Ingram and Jon Randall to create the Grammy-nominated album The Marfa Tapes. Queer Eye Taps 'Country Music Queen' Miranda Lambert for Season 6 Track 'Y'all Means All' "I just feel you can let your guard down out here a little bit," she explained in the trailer of making the album in scenic Marfa, Texas. "I think you are free to be you." "It's scary, it's risky, it's very, very memorable. To do have any fixes, to not have any production, to just let the wind blow and the birds and the cows and kinda let it be," she added. The Marfa Tapes. Paramount+ The documentary will feature live performances and candid interviews from the five-day recording session in November 2020 according to a press release from Paramount+. The Pistol Annies Say They Should 'Thank Sia Big Time' for Making Their Christmas Album 'Happen' "Barely a dot on the map, Marfa is an eccentric outpost in the midst of a vast expanse of nothingness, the perfect place to lose—or find—yourself. For Lambert, Randall and Ingram, it's both," the streaming platform said in the statement. "For more than half a decade, the desolate location has become a songwriting haven for the trio, yielding both massive hits and profound personal growth." The Marfa Tapes — which is nominated for Best Country Album — was released on May 7 and allows fans to experience an auditory peek of the small Texas town for which it is named. Never miss a story — sign up for PEOPLE's free daily newsletter to stay up-to-date on the best of what PEOPLE has to offer, from juicy celebrity news to compelling human interest stories. "There is a comfort the three of us have from working together since we took our first trip to Marfa in 2015. I think each of us brings a different perspective and strength to songwriting so that we really complement one another. In the end we get some great songs out of it," Lambert told the Recording Academy in June. Miranda Lambert Releases New Song with Jack Ingram and Jon Randall from Upcoming Album: 'Scary But Excited' Lambert previously shared the importance of creating music in a place where she can connect with nature. "Every time I need an escape, I go to Marfa, TX. @JackIngram, and @jonrandallmusic come. We recharge. We get inspired by its beauty. We write songs," she wrote on Instagram when she announced the album. "Tin Man was the 1st one we shared with you. Tequila Does was the 2nd. In between, we've written 13 more. And it's about time to start sharing them with y'all." The Marfa Tapes will be released on Jan. 20 on Paramount+.