Music documentary

Ray Benson on King Records, documentary by Ken Burns “Country Music”

Chris Varias | Special for Cincinnati Enquirer Ray Benson was Ken Burns’ man to tell the world about the majesty of Bob Wills in particular and Texan music in general. Benson, frontman of western swing group Asleep at the Wheel, is featured throughout Burns’ recent documentary “Country Music” on PBS. Benson was a pretty obvious […]

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New Order musical documentary hits Showtime

Showtime has chosen a feature-length documentary on iconic British group New Order. Mike Christie (“Hansa Studios: By The Wall 1976-90 ″) produced and directed“ New Order: Decades. ”He follows the group’s preparations as they re-stage their“ So It Goes ”collaboration with the artist Liam Gillick and an orchestra of 12 synthesizers during the Manchester International […]

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“It’s a New Golden Age”: Radio 3 Launches Video Game Music Show | Games

Radio 3 is launching a new weekly program dedicated to video game music. Starting Saturday, October 26, the hour-long show will be presented by composer Jessica Curry, who won a Bafta for her work with UK studio The Chinese Room and created and presented the video game music program for Classic FM, High Score. “[BBC […]