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PaydayNow: Your Recording Career Or Recording Projects

You may struggle to fund your next recording project, concert, or career launch as an independent artist. Here are some classic and lesser-known concepts. Fans  Crowdfunding is a popular approach to financing music projects. Sites like Kickstarter.com help with this. You’re asking your fans to pay upfront for your album (or anything else valuable, like […]

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Naija Music Documentary: Journey Of The Beats debuts on ShowMax, June 22

Journey of the Beats, a documentary series that follows the journey of Nigerian and black music through the years.The ten-part documentary series produced by creative entrepreneur and founder of Storm Records, Obi Asika will premiere on Showmax on June 23, 2022.The documentary series revisits the history of the current generation of Nigerian artists and how […]

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Morgan Freeman Presents Peabody Award to Musical Documentary ‘Mr. Soul!’ – Billboard

By presenting a Peabody award to Mister Soul!the acclaimed documentary on the 1968-73 television series Soul!actor Morgan Freeman spoke about why the original series was so groundbreaking. “During its five-year run, it was a celebration of the majesty, confidence and revolutionary strength of black artists and intellectuals, writers and performers,” Freeman said, in a virtual […]

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Olivia Rodrigo returns home winning Best Music Documentary

Olivia Rodrigo won the Golden Popcorn for best musical documentary for her film Olivia Rodrigo: Driving Home 2 U (A Sour Film) at the MTV Movie & TV Awards. The Grammy winner thanked her fans and said the film is dedicated to them. “This album means so much to me, and it was so much […]

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Brett Morgen Almost Died Directing David Bowie Musical Documentary

Brett Morgen recently shared that he lay still for a few minutes and fell into a coma while making the music documentary about David Bowie. Brett Morgen will direct David Bowie’s musical documentary. (Photo: Rolling Stone) Brett Morgen’s Near Death Experience Brett Morgen took on the challenge of making music legend David Bowie’s documentary titled […]

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DAYS LIKE THESE… with DIESEL – A new musical documentary series arrives tonight on ABC TV PLUS

Days Like These… with Diesel is a new documentary series revisiting some of Australia’s most memorable gigs. The 12 episodes animated and narrated by a musician Marc Lizotteaka ‘Diesel’, use a compelling mix of archival footage and new interviews to revisit some of Australia’s most defining gigs and uncover the intriguing stories behind them. Each […]

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DAYS LIKE THESE… with DIESEL – New music documentary series explores Australia’s most memorable gigs

Days Like These… with Diesel is a new documentary series revisiting some of Australia’s most memorable concerts launching on ABC TV PLUS in May The 12 episodes animated and narrated by a musician Marc Lizotteaka ‘Diesel’, use a compelling mix of archival footage and new interviews to revisit some of Australia’s most defining gigs and […]

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The musical documentary “Take Me to the River, New Orleans” will premiere at the Broad Theater

Rebirth Brass Band film from the documentary Take Me to the River, New Orleans. Take me to the river in New Orleansa new documentary from Martin Shore that celebrates the musical history of New Orleans and Louisiana, opens exclusively at the Broad Theater, 636 N. Broad Street, April 22 before rolling out to select theaters […]

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The Source |[WATCH] Horse ‘El Caballo’ Wren’s 2AMBITIOUS.COM Music Documentary

If you are not sure who Horse Wren is or his alias “El Caballo”. Most people are instantly familiar with his self-founded brand in 2007 called Street Fame www.streetfame.info or even Street Famous www.streetfamoussoundtracklabel.com, to name a few of his media ventures. The official addition of enhanced movie producer credits to the media credentials of […]

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Amazon Music documentary says country music is black music

Country artist Mickey Guyton at the 64th Annual GRAMMY AwardsPhoto: Jeff Kravitz (Getty Images) You might not hear country music blaring from many car speakers in downtown New York, Chicago, or Detroit. But a new generation of country artists like Kane Brown, Mickey Guyton and Jimmie Allen are here to show the world that the […]

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“Omoiyari” combines music, documentary-style interviews and historical footage to explore former Japanese American incarceration sites

Omoiyari: A Song Film by Kishi Bashi (reviewed in IE here, scroll down) is a unique documentary that blends live musical performances, interviews, history and archival footage, centering on the legacy of the incarceration of Japanese Americans during the Second World War. Co-directed by Kaoru Ishibashi (known professionally as composer and songwriter Kishi Bashi) and […]

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What is the real purpose of the pop music documentary?

The recent onslaught of pop music documentaries released in recent years share a common thread in their attempt to regain a sense of understanding or control, years after their muddled narrative took shape into something largely unrecognizable. There is a sense of trust and closeness created by the handpicking of exclusive, never-before-seen archival footage, either […]

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Official trailer for the musical documentary ‘Cypress Hill: Insane in the Brain’

Official trailer for the musical documentary ‘Cypress Hill: Insane in the Brain’ by Alex Billington April 1, 2022Source: Youtube “The sound of marijuana is Cypress Hill.” “They went beyond hip hop.” Showtime has revealed an official trailer for a music documentary titled Cypress Hill: Mad in the Brain, the story of a brotherhood that has […]

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Really Good Rejects REVIEW – A musical documentary that goes astray

Reuben Cox seems like an ordinary guy – and he is. He lives in a humble home in California and works as hard as anyone else. For musicians and guitarists – from Jackson Browne to Aaron Dessner – he’s a legend. Cox is neither a musician nor a guitarist, but he has a passion for […]

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The poetic musical documentary “Transes” embraces the singing soul of Morocco – Tone Madison

Director Ahmed El Maanouni’s captivating portrayal of avant-garde folk-soul band Nass El Ghiwane screens at the UW Cinematheque March 25. Header image: The four members of the Moroccan revolutionary group Nass El Ghiwane sing and play traditional instruments while devotees passionate about their music dance with abandon. The vibrant, intimate and bewitching trances (1981) immediately […]

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Summer of Soul would be the last musical documentary to win an Oscar

“Summer of Soul (…Or, When Revolution Couldn’t Be Televised)” is the first music-centric film to land an Oscar nomination for Best Documentary Feature since “Amy” in 2015. Despite that gap, the quest love-the doc directed will probably win the Oscar, just like “Amy”. The film won dozens of pre-Oscar awards, including the BAFTA, Critics Choice […]

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Cinema Art Theater will present the documentary “Women Trailblazers in Music” | Culture & Leisure

The documentary “Women Trailblazers in Music” presents female composers through the centuries. Coastal Point | Submitted On March 24, the Rehoboth Beach Film Society’s Cinema Art Theater will present “Women Trailblazers in Music,” a documentary created by award-winning pianist, composer, and now filmmaker Judith Lynn Stillman, about fascinating female composers spanning 12 centuries. A post-screening […]

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Official trailer for the musical documentary ‘Jazz Fest: A New Orleans Story’

Official trailer for the musical documentary ‘Jazz Fest: A New Orleans Story’ by Alex Billington March 11, 2022Source: Youtube “Music, sounds and flavors. The air is thick – not just with humidity.” Sony Classics has unveiled the first official trailer for Jazz Fest: A History of New Orleans, a documentary about the iconic New Orleans […]

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BET Announces New Unscripted Music Documentary Series, “Murder Inc.”

A new unscripted documentary series is being produced by BET and Irving “Irv Gotti” Lorenzo title, Murder Inc.. The five-part television event is designed to tell the untold story of the rise, sudden fall and redemption of, Records of Murder Inc.; and the mastermind behind the Hip Hop powerhouse, Irv Gotti. According to the statement […]

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Best Portrayal of Chicago in a Groundbreaking Musical Documentary

soul summer, directed by Questlove, is a gripping homage to the almost forgotten 1969 Harlem Cultural Festival and New York’s black community. But the festival didn’t just feature musicians from New York; he called on artists from across the country and beyond. San Francisco is represented by psychedelic soul pioneers Sly and the Family Stone. […]

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BET and Irving “Irv Gotti” Lorenzo title, Murder Inc.. The five-part television event is designed to tell the untold story of the rise, sudden fall and redemption of, Records of Murder Inc.; and the mastermind behind the Hip Hop powerhouse, Irv Gotti. According to the statement announced today, each episode will take viewers through the […]

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An eye and ear opening experience

Often confused with soundtracks, which primarily contain source material (songs with lyrics), a score is instrumental music composed and performed for a specific film. For some people, the only thing they will listen to is movie soundtracks, and many insiders believe this is the most interesting genre in music today overall. Funded entirely by a […]

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FREE Documentary Music premiering on VOD and DVD

First Run presents the streaming and DVD premiere of Ryan Camarda’s new Royalty Free documentary: The Music of Kevin MacLeod, starting March 29, 2022. Royalty Free tells the story of the internet legend whose music became the soundtrack of the digital world. Composer Kevin MacLeod has released thousands of his songs for free and unwittingly […]

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Olivia Rodrigo announces musical documentary – Music News

Olivia Rodrigo is releasing a documentary film about her music. In OLIVIA RODRIGO: driving home 2 u (a SOUR movie), the Good 4 U singer will take her fans on a road trip from Salt Lake City to Los Angeles and perform all the tracks from her debut Sour album along the way. “For the […]

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Olivia Rodrigo Announces Musical Documentary Film – Film News | Film-News.co.uk

Olivia Rodrigo is releasing a documentary film about her music. In OLIVIA RODRIGO: driving home 2 u (a SOUR movie), the Good 4 U singer will take her fans on a road trip from Salt Lake City to Los Angeles and perform all the tracks from her debut Sour album along the way. “For the […]

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Biffy Clyro announces musical documentary Cultural Sons of Scotland

Biffy Clyro has announced the release of a music documentary titled Biffy Clyro: Cultural Sons of Scotlandabout the making of their ninth studio album, The myth of happiness forever. Created in partnership with Amazon Music and Warner Records, the film will be available exclusively on Amazon Music Unlimited and Amazon Prime Video starting February 25. […]

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The documentary “Irma: My Life In Music” will air on PBS stations in February

Beloved New Orleans singer Irma Thomas turns 81 on February 18. The Louisiana native recorded her first single, “Don’t Mess With My Man,” in 1959. Throughout the 1960s and 1970s, Thomas recorded songs written for her by pianist Allen Toussaint and worked on all the Gulf Coast. She opened a music club, The Lion’s Den, […]

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GIANTS: Electronic Music Documentary Series from Moog Music

GIANTS: Electronic Music Documentary Series from Moog Music – gearnews.com For a better experience on Gearnews, we recommend that you enable JavaScript. Herb Deutsch · Source: Mog Delving into the beginnings of electronic music, Moog presents a series of documentaries about the legends and innovators of synthesizer history and culture. GIANTS Beautifully shot and elegantly […]

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Official trailer for the musical documentary ‘In the Court of the Crimson King’

Official trailer for the musical documentary ‘In the Court of the Crimson King’ by Alex Billington February 9, 2022Source: Youtube “I can’t be the only sane man in this asylum.” An official trailer has just debuted for a music documentary premiering at the 2022 SXSW Film Festival taking place in March. It’s titled At the […]

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A documentary on film music” is a must see

That’s sublime. This new film score documentary is exactly that. It’s a special kind of opportunity… the chance to explore what film score composers think, know, believe, feel and do to create the music for the films we love. The documentary brings together the elite of the Hollywood film world, including directors, producers and composers, […]

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First clip from new music documentary ‘This Much I Know’ – Deadline

EXCLUSIVE: Here is a nice first clip for an expected musical doc what i know to be truewhich will debut at the upcoming Berlin Film Festival. As the movie world eagerly awaits the release of Andrew Dominik’s Marilyn Monroe biopic BlondScored by Nick Cave and Warren Ellis, the director’s new musical documentary marks another collaboration […]

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Brian Wilson: Long Promised Road review – a poignant look back | Music documentary

rolling stone journalist Jason Fine drives in Southern California. Beach Boy Brian Wilson is in the passenger seat. A dash-mounted camera watches as they play Wilson’s back catalog through the car’s speakers. Wilson doesn’t like interviews. Formally diagnosed with schizoaffective disorder, the singer-songwriter and producer survived addiction, the loss of his family and an abusive […]

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How to watch the country music documentary “The Marfa Tapes”

Three of country music’s most powerful voices come together in this new Paramount+ documentary, Marfa bands. Join Miranda Lambert, Jon Randall and Jack Ingram as they settle in the Texas desert to create their new album. Miranda Lambert, Jon Randall and Jack Ingram take viewers behind the scenes, offering an intensely personal look at the […]

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Andrew Dominik, Nick Cave and Warren Ellis reunited for a musical documentary

fans of Nick Cave and Warren Ellis will have the opportunity to dive behind the musician’s works and see what goes into creating the incredible songs the duo are known for. Deadline reports that the filmmaker Andre Dominique, will be the spearhead of the project entitled, what i know to be true, which will act […]

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Music: Documentary on the Marilyn Manson allegations at Sundance

Muse – Won’t Stand Down Official Video Documentary about Marilyn Manson allegations to screen at Sundance ‘Phoenix Rising’ Has Been Added To This Year’s Sundance Film Festival And The Doc Is On The Way Evan Rachel Wood, recounting his allegations of abuse against Marilyn Manson. Later this year, the film will also be released on […]

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Johnny Depp and Richard Branson to develop drama series based on musical documentary “Muscle Shoals”

Sir Richard Branson’s Virgin Produced and Johnny Depp’s Infinitum Nihil are teaming up to develop a television series based on the acclaimed documentary “Muscle Shoals,” the companies said on Tuesday. The documentary followed Rick Hall, the founder of FAME Studios in Muscle Shoals, Alabama, and his work on iconic songs such as “I’ll Take You […]

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Another day, another musical documentary; This time about Carole King and James Taylor »LIVING WITHOUT FEAR

As reported by the Ultimate Classic Rock site, Carole King and James Taylor will star in an upcoming documentary film that will chronicle their decades-long friendship and musical collaboration. The title of the documentary is Carole King & James Taylor: Just Call My Name and it airs Jan. 2 on CNN and airs live on […]

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Apple TV+ is working on the James Bond musical documentary “The Sound of 007”

A new documentary exploring the iconic music of the James Bond franchise is in the works on Apple TV+, according to reports. 2022 marks 60 years of the 007 film series, and the new documentary – titled The sound of 007 – will follow Apple TV+’s first documentary into the world of Bond, after its […]

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James Bond musical documentary The Sound of 007 in the works at Apple

No time to die may have marked the 25 James bond series film and the final appearance of Daniel craig in the legendary role. However, the celebration of this classic franchise doesn’t end there as 2022 marks the 60th anniversary of the 007 film series. While there is obviously no new 26th film to mark […]

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60th Anniversary Musical Documentary Film On The Way – Film Stories

The music of James Bond is the subject of a new feature documentary – The Sound Of 007 – heading towards 2022: more here. Documentaries in and around the music world are booming right now – just look at Peter Jackson’s acclaimed dive into the world of The Beatles for an example of that – […]

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Yet another musical documentary in the works, this time about Jerry Garcia »LIVING LIFE FEARLESS

Songwriter, guitarist, singer and late Grateful Dead frontman Jerry Garcia will be the subject of a new documentary. Among the executive producers of the film will be Jerry Garcia Family LLC, and as reported by Deadline, the film will be directed by longtime Jerry Garcia collaborator Justin Kreutzmann (Let there be drums!). Kreutzmann said, “It […]

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Best memes from Disney + musical documentary “The Beatles: Get Back”

Apple Corps Ltd./Disney + Peter Jackson’s epic rock documentary The Beatles: Come Back, which stumbled across Disney + over Thanksgiving week, is a collection of small, intimate moments of collaboration. Despite the group’s status and the pressure they were under at the time of recording, the film has a playful and mischievous quality that is […]

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The 1996 OASIS KNEBWORTH Special Music Documentary premieres today on Paramount +

One weekend in 1996, more than 250,000 young music fans gathered on the green of Knebworth Park to watch Oasis perform two record-breaking shows. With a setlist filled from start to finish with icy classics including Champagne Supernova, Wonderwall and Don’t Look Back In Anger, the electric concerts were at the height of the band’s […]

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What to Stream: “The Beatles: Get Back” to Headline Next List of Music Documentaries | Television

From left to right, Ringo Starr, Paul McCartney, John Lennon and George Harrison in “The Beatles: Get Back”. Courtesy of Apple Corps Ltd./Disney+ KATIE WALSH Tribune News Service This fall promises an embarrassment of riches of streaming musical documentaries. From some of the greatest bands and albums of all time to more niche interests, a […]

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Austin-area music documentary to screen in Buda on Friday

Big Day Pictures, based in San Marcos, presents their feature documentary Nothing Stays The Same: The Story of the Saxon Pub this Friday at 7:30 p.m. at the Chambers Theater in Buda. Local musician Guy Forsyth, featured in the film, will join the filmmakers for an exclusive Q&A after the film. Awarded the SXSW Music […]

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Get Back ‘headlines next list of music documentaries – Lowell Sun

This fall promises an embarrassment of riches of streaming musical documentaries. From some of the greatest bands and albums of all time to more niche interests, there is a plethora of content coming to streaming services in November and December, so here’s a list of the best rockumentaries to air soon. Just in time for […]

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Get Back’ to headline upcoming music documentaries – Sentinel and Enterprise

This fall promises a mess of streaming music documentaries riches. From some of the greatest bands and albums of all time, to more niche interests, there’s a slew of material coming to streaming services in November and December, so here’s a list of the best rockumentaries to stream soon. Just in time for your Thanksgiving […]

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Lionsgate sets ‘Jesus Music’ documentary home release date for December 7 – Media Play News

Jesus’ music Kirk sanderson November 10, 2021 Lionsgate has scheduled a cross-platform release on December 7 for the documentary Jesus’ music. The film will be released on Blu-ray Disc and DVD and will also be available for digital purchase. The documentary chronicles the “Jesus Music” movement, which grew out of the American counterculture of the […]

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Keyboard Fantasies review – glorious doc on the pioneering trans composer | Musical documentary

HThis is an uplifting documentary about black transgender electronic music pioneer Glenn Copeland. It all starts with the story of how he was “discovered” a few years ago, at the age of 72. At home in Canada, Copeland reads the email he received in 2015 from a record store owner in Japan: the guy offered […]

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Cuban music documentary The Hidden Gem on HBO Max

The recorded “story” in “Buena Vista Social Club” began in 1996, when American guitarist Ry Cooder – a longtime friend of Wim Wenders – was invited to the recording sessions for a world music album to be recorded in Havana, Cuba. Initial plans for the album fell through (via PBS), prompting Cooder to assemble a […]

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On The Beat: Best Music Documentary of the Year Brings New Perspective to ‘The Velvet Underground’ | Movies

The band’s last two years, and the inclusion of guitarist Doug Yule, are dealt with quickly as it has become more of a vehicle for Reed’s “pop” songs. And his story essentially ends when Reed left the group and left a Max’s Kansas City show in 1970. Haynes wisely chose not to include in the […]

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Our world is worth watching

We still have another popstar documentary to watch this year: “Justin Bieber: Our World”. The past couple of years have seen a steady stream of these films presenting an inside look at the lives of our favorite stars. Since the start of 2020, we’ve had “Miss Americana” by Taylor Swift (January 2020), “Blackpink: Light Up […]

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Our world is worth looking at

We still have another one popstar documentary to see this year: “Justin Bieber: Our World”. The past couple of years have seen a steady stream of these films presenting an inside look into the lives of our favorite stars. Since the start of 2020, we’ve had Taylor Swift’s “Miss Americana” (January 2020), “Blackpink: Light Up […]

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Superfan gives a boost to musical documentary exploring the careers of Mississauga rock legends Triumph

By Perry Lefko Posted on October 17, 2021 at 4:15 p.m. Nancy Inch poses with members of Triumph, left to right, Gil Moore, Rik Emmett and Mike Levine Being an ardent fan of the band Triumph, Nancy Inch is thrilled with the arrival of the documentary about the Canadian power trio from Mississauga as she […]

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Screening of musical documentary ‘Bay Area Godfathers’ in Vallejo on Thursday – Times-Herald

The movie “Bay Area Godfathers” will screen at Project Vallejo at 350 Georgia St Thursday at 7:30 pm. “Bay Area Godfathers” is the fourth title in the Inside Metal documentary film series. This documentary film follows the Los Angeles movie titles Inside Metal – Pioneers of LA Rock and Metal, LA Metal Scene Explodes and […]

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Explore more: live music, documentary films and more coming to Routt County this weekend

Experience a mix of events taking place this weekend in Routt County, including live music, movies and more. Group of steamboat writers Friday midday Depot Art Center, 1001 13th St. Local history makers are invited to join a meeting of the Steamboat Springs Writers’ Group for constructive critiques of their work, including all genres and […]

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Amy Grant opens up on ‘Heart in Motion’ 30th anniversary and ‘Jesus Music’ documentary – Daily News

Already a huge star in the world of Christian music, Amy Grant became a huge crossover success with the release of her ninth studio effort, “Heart in Motion”, in 1991. The album reached the top 10 on the pop charts and sold some 5 million copies in the United States alone. Much of that success […]

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Amy Grant opens up on ‘Heart in Motion’ 30th anniversary and ‘Jesus Music’ documentary – Orange County Register

Already a huge star in the world of Christian music, Amy Grant became a huge crossover success with the release of her ninth studio effort, “Heart in Motion”, in 1991. The album reached the top 10 on the pop charts and sold some 5 million copies in the United States alone. Much of that success […]

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Amy Grant opens up on ‘Heart in Motion’ 30th anniversary and ‘Jesus Music’ documentary – Daily Bulletin

Already a huge star in the world of Christian music, Amy Grant became a huge crossover success with the release of her ninth studio effort, “Heart in Motion”, in 1991. The album reached the top 10 on the pop charts and sold some 5 million copies in the United States alone. Much of that success […]

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Amy Grant opens up on ‘Heart in Motion’ 30th anniversary and ‘Jesus Music’ documentary – Daily Breeze

Already a huge star in the world of Christian music, Amy Grant became a huge crossover success with the release of her ninth studio effort, “Heart in Motion”, in 1991. The album reached the top 10 on the pop charts and sold some 5 million copies in the United States alone. Much of that success […]

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Amy Grant talks 30th Anniversary of ‘Heart in Motion’ Documentary ‘Jesus Music’ – San Gabriel Valley Tribune

Already a huge star in the world of Christian music, Amy Grant became a huge crossover success with the release of her ninth studio effort, “Heart in Motion”, in 1991. The album reached the top 10 on the pop charts and sold some 5 million copies in the United States alone. Much of that success […]

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Amy Grant Talks ‘Heart in Motion’ 30th Anniversary, ‘Jesus Music’ Documentary E! News UK

Already a massive star in the Christian music world, Amy Grant became a huge crossover success story with the release of her ninth studio effort, “Heart in Motion,” in 1991. The album reached the top 10 on the pop charts and sold some 5 million copies in the United States alone. Much of this success […]

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Amy Grant Talks 30th Anniversary of ‘Heart in Motion’, ‘Jesus Music’ Documentary – Redlands Daily Facts

Already a massive star in the Christian music world, Amy Grant became a huge crossover success story with the release of her ninth studio effort, “Heart in Motion,” in 1991. The album reached the top 10 on the pop charts and sold some 5 million copies in the United States alone. Much of this success […]

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Review: the documentary “Jesus Music” denounces the virtues and sins of Christian rock

FILE – In this file photo from June 23, 2019, Kirk Franklin makes a gesture as he performs at the BET Awards in Los Angeles. He is featured in the documentary “Jesus Music”. (Photo by Chris Pizzello / Invision / AP, on file) Photo: Chris Pizzello / Associated press Christian America loves to play the […]

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Christian Music Explored – Billboard

The roots and rise of the contemporary Christian music industry are discussed extensively in Jesus’ music, a new film by the Erwin brothers (I can only imagine, I still believe, American Underdog: The Story of Kurt Warner), which hits theaters today (October 1) via Lionsgate. To explore See the latest videos, graphics and news See […]

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Documentary THE JESUS ​​MUSIC hits theaters October 1 – Interviews with Amy Grant, Michael W Smith and more!

Trailer Through Tom stockman | September 24, 2021 With moving songs of faith, love and hope, the music of Jesus grew out of the American counterculture movement of the 1960s to become a global phenomenon. This compelling documentary reveals the uplifting and untold history of music – from its humble beginnings at Calvary Chapel in […]

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Apple Launches New Music Documentary Series “The Spark”

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and can earn commission as an Amazon Associate and Affiliate Partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. The new short documentary gives fans a behind-the-scenes look at the creative process that drives artists to create their greatest songs. Apple describes “The Spark” as […]

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NEEDTOBREATHE’s rock music documentary premieres in cinemas

Fathom Events and Greenwich Entertainment are proud to announce that “NEEDTOBREATHE: Into the Mystery” will hit theaters nationwide in a special one-night film event on November 3rd. This intimate documentary chronicles the recording of GRAMMY® Award-nominated rock group NEEDTOBREATHE’s latest album, while in quarantine in a historic house turned into a recording studio in remote […]

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Stryper and Skillet featured in ‘The Jesus Music’ documentary

STRITING and SKILLET are among the artists featured in “The Music of Jesus”, a Lionsgate documentary that explores the rise to success of contemporary Christian music (CCM) and its often overlooked roots. The film tells the untold story of the genre and how “the universal power of the music of these artists shines through in […]

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ZHU Welcomes You to ‘Dreamland’ in Amazon Music’s New Documentary: Dancing Astronaut

by: Ariel King Sep 13, 2021 In many ways, ZHU’s rise was different from many others who achieved superstar popularity in the dance space. By emphasizing fashion in its aesthetic, ZHU has given a new definition to what it means to be a dance music artist and brand. In his new Amazon Music documentary, Welcome […]

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A look back at the hilarious musical documentary “Heavy Metal Parking Lot”

Have you ever spent hours outside of a gig queuing to see your favorite band? If so, you might recognize the kind of people featured in the cult classic, Heavy metal parking. On paper, it’s such a ridiculous concept to make a short film, but on May 31, 1986, documentary filmmakers Jeff Krulik and John […]

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“Rock & Roll Revival,” another major music documentary in the works » LIVING LIFE FEARLESS

We can easily say that 1969 was the year of the founding music festivals. While virtually everyone is familiar with the Woodstock festival, mostly thanks to the legendary music documentary, other equally important music events have remained in the shadows until recently. The first such event to receive the documentary film treatment was the excellent […]

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Venice Film Festival 2021 Adds ‘Becoming Led Zeppelin’ Musical Documentary – The Hollywood Reporter

Venice is ready to rock. Recently, the Venice International Film Festival added Bernard MacMahon’s musical documentary Become Led Zeppelin to its official 2021 program. The film, which will have its world premiere out of competition at the 78th Venice Film Festival, is presented as a preview of the legendary rock band’s debut. The documentary follows […]

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Trailer for the musical documentary “Into The Mystery” after Needtobreathe

Trailer for the musical documentary “Into The Mystery” after Needtobreathe by Alex Billington July 30, 2021Source: Youtube “Grassroots creativity takes risks.” Greenwich Ent. released the trailer for a musical documentary titled In the mystery, about the group from South Carolina called “Need to breathe“or NEED TO BREATHE. At the height of the pandemic and without […]

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Documentary on Black Church Music by IU Professor, WTIU Wins National and Regional Awards: News at IU: Indiana University

A documentary concert film about the traditions, historical significance and significance of black church music that Indiana University professor Raymond Wise wrote and directed has won national and regional awards from the television industry and a journalism organization. “Amen! Music of the Black Church,” a WTIU documentary that premiered in April 2020, won three awards […]

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Summer of Soul review – the best concert film ever made? | Musical documentary

Tits Sundance Award winner is an absolute joy, uncovering a treasure trove of thrilling and breathtaking live music footage (originally captured by television veteran Hal Tulchin) that has remained largely unseen for half a century. While that of Mike Wadleigh Woodstock and the Maysles Give me shelter have long been considered definitive documents of the […]

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Laurel Canyon: Why this two-part musical documentary is a treasure trove

REVIEW: From the mid-1960s to the early 1970s, Laurel Canyon in Los Angeles was home to very uniquely North American and Californian music. The canyon has long been a haven for artists and writers, being close to Hollywood and the Strip, but also an idyllic landscape full of trees, wildlife and a brilliant microclimate. Frank […]

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Lauren Daigle, star of Amy Grant in the documentary “The Jesus Music”

Through Jeannie Ortega LawChristian Post reporter | Sunday July 18, 2021 Jesus Music Film cover, coming October 1, 2021. The upcoming documentary film “The Jesus Music” takes viewers on a journey through contemporary Christian music over the years, narrated by the biggest names in the genre. Released Oct. 1, “The Jesus Music” is “the uplifting, […]

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Stunning Musical Documentary McCARTNEY 3,2,1 Premieres This Weekend On Disney +

Paul McCartney and Rick Rubin. History in the making. Paul McCartney sits down for a rare in-depth one-on-one with legendary producer Rick Rubin to discuss his groundbreaking work with The Beatles, the iconic rock arena of Wings’ 70s and his 50th birthday and counting as a solo artist . In this six-part series that explores […]

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Lionsgate announces documentary “The Jesus Music”

The film will hit theaters this fall Lionsgate announced the contemporary Christian music documentary (CCM), The music of Jesus, hits theaters this fall. With moving songs of faith, love and hope, the music of Jesus grew out of the American counterculture movement of the 1960s to become a global phenomenon. This compelling documentary reveals the […]

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REELZ announces REELZFest musical documentary festival

New original stories about Michael Jackson and Jim Morrison make headlines REELZ has announced its August 2021 premieres highlighted by REELZFest celebrating the music, chaos and mojo of Jim Morrison, Michael Jackson, Pink Floyd, Genesis, Whitesnake, Alice Cooper, Metallica and AC / DC in a huge range of new music-themed stories. REELZFest also includes REELZ […]

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Patti Smith and Ben Folds featured in musical documentary “The Sound of Us”

The sound of us, a new music documentary from Emmy-winning and Grammy-nominated director and producer Chris Gero, received its first official trailer on Thursday. The film, which features interviews with Patti Smith, Ben Folds, Jason Mraz, Sarah McLachlan and many more, is set to receive the Movie That Matters Award at the 2021 Cannes Film […]

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Caribbean Music Documentary Parang Receives Emmy Nomination

Characteristics Julien Neaves Thursday, July 8, 2021 LA DIVINA PASTORA: In the Caribbean music documentary, Parang, ethnomusicologist Dr. Daniella Brown plays cuatro and sings Golpe by Trinidad and Tobago’s famous parang group, La Divina Pastora. – A Caribbean music documentary titled Parang received an Emmy nomination, the most prestigious award for television in the United […]

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Todd Haynes musical documentary is a dazzling historical collage, but not a definitive portrait

For years, I’ve dreamed of someone making a documentary about the Velvet Underground. They are, along with the Beatles and the Stones, one of the three flagship groups in rock’n’roll history. So they surely deserve to be captured and commemorated in a movie that does them justice. There’s a reason we’ve never seen this movie. […]

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‘Summer of Soul’ a fantastic musical documentary

The hippest party of the year arrives this weekend, when Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson’s first documentary, “Summer of Soul (…or When Revolution Couldn’t Be Televised)” hits theaters and on Hulu Friday. This concert documentary will have you dancing from start to finish, even if it’s from the comfort of your living room. In the summer of […]

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Edgar Wright’s musical documentary is out now

‘The Sparks Brothers’: Edgar Wright sheds light on an essential rock band Director Edgar Wright recounts the 50-year career and various musical reinventions of the art-pop group Sparks with the documentary “The Sparks Brothers”. USA TODAY You can always tell why someone starts a sentence with “Have you ever heard of…?” When you come across […]

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Apple TV + announces new music documentary series hosted by Mark Ronson

Music fans and sound production aficionados will be excited about the new show. Apple TV + has announced a brand new music documentary on its streaming service, Watch the sound with Mark Ronson, a six-part series hosted by the legendary producer and DJ. Best known for his work with Amy Winehouse and more recently with […]

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Apple TV+ Announces New Music Documentary Series Hosted by Mark Ronson

Music fans and sound production aficionados will be thrilled for the new show. Apple TV+ has announced a brand new music documentary on its streaming service, Watch the sound with Mark Ronson, a six-part series hosted by the legendary producer and DJ. Best known for his work with Amy Winehouse and most recently with Bruno […]

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Lewis Capaldi’s musical documentary is on the way – Billboard

Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter Lewis Capaldi will document his rise to stardom and the pressure to make his second album in a new feature documentary, Billboard has learned. BAFTA-winning director Joe Pearlman leads the project, while Pulse Films, the creative force behind the 2020s Beastie Boys Story and Beyoncé’s 2016 visual album Lemonade, will produce. Independent Entertainment […]

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Grammy-nominated Lewis Capaldi set to star in first music documentary

Scottish musical sensation Lewis Capaldi is the subject of a feature documentary directed by BAFTA winner Joe Pearlman (“Bros: After the Screaming Stops”) and produced by Pulse Films (“Lemonade”, “Beastie Boys Story”) . The film will be sold to buyers in the virtual Cannes market by Independent Entertainment. Capaldi, 24, has enjoyed a meteoric rise […]

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Beeville native works on musical documentary for “Goonies” star Corey Feldman

CORPUS CHRISTI, TX – A Coastal Bend Youtuber launched his channel to highlight obscure films he admired growing up. Journalist Corderro McMurry shares the story of Beeville local Adan Gonzales and his YouTube channel called Staunch TV. “Well, when I first started it started a little bit different, but I ended up sort of going […]

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Music, documentary celebrating Brunswick colleges

BRUNSWICK, Ohio – It’s not everyday that you get the chance to attend the world premiere of a musical composition. This is exactly what happened on Friday June 4th when ‘A New Beginning’ debuted at Brunswick Middle School, preceded by a documentary on the history of the three buildings in the town of school district. […]

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Exclusive premiere of the 2021 musical documentary

The music, of course, is pretty darn awesome. Live shows may have been mostly banned over the past year, but many of us have used this endlessly weird time to dig deep and rediscover the records that, really, really medium stuff for us. Because that’s music, isn’t it? It is something that can bring hope, […]

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First trailer for animated musical documentary “Mary J Blige’s My Life”

First trailer for animated musical documentary “Mary J Blige’s My Life” by Alex Billington June 1, 2021Source: Youtube “She accepted people saying, ‘It’s okay to be me.’” Amazon has unveiled the first official trailer for a musical documentary film titled My Life by Mary J Blige, making its streaming debut on Prime Video later this […]

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How to Make an Electronic Dance Music Documentary

The term “EDM” is short for Electronic Dance Music Documentary. It is a style of music that has grown in popularity in recent years. As the world opens up to the idea of ​​free speech, electronic dance music documentaries are also growing in popularity. If you’re interested in producing a final documentary, there are a […]

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1971: Asif Kapadia’s Apple Music Documentary Is Ambitious

Alongside music supervisor Iain Cooke, directors Asif Kapadia and Danielle Peck discuss what it took to capture a lively and tumultuous year and the music that came from it. When read as one list, the sheer number of musical titans that “1971: The Year In Which Music Changed Everything” addresses is staggering to consider. But […]

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BTS Break The Silence: The Movie Wins Best Music Documentary at MTV Music & TV Awards, Members Thank ARMY

BTS won the award for best musical documentary for their documentary Break The Silence: The Movie at the MTV Music & TV Awards this year. The documentary takes a behind-the-scenes look at K-pop group’s Love Yourself: Speak Yourself stadium tour and was released in September 2020. Speaking to Twitter, the MTV Awards shared a video […]

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BTS’s “Break The Silence: The Movie” Wins Best Music Documentary at 2021 MTV Movie & TV Awards

BTS won an award for their documentary film! The annual MTV Movie & TV Awards, titled “MTV Movie & TV Awards: Unscripted” this year, took place on May 17 (local time). At the event, BTS ‘documentary “Break the Silence: The Movie” was announced as the winner of the award for Best Music Documentary, a socially […]

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Pink will be the subject of a new musical documentary: trailer – Film Stories

P!nk: Everything I Know So Far is heading to Amazon Prime Video in May – and now we have a trailer for that too. On the way to Amazon Prime Video this May is the documentary P!nk: Everything I Know So Far, which will feature music star P!nk as she embarks on her 2019 world […]

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Watch the trailer for Edgar Wright’s musical documentary The Sparks Brothers

Anna Webber/FocusFeatures Edgar Wright spent three years making his musical documentary The Sparks Brothers (released June 18), about cult band Sparks. And if the baby driver the writer-director had his druthers, he would always be doing it. “There was [around] 80 people interviewed and I interviewed them all,” Wright told EW ahead of the film’s […]

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“Madonna: Truth or Dare” Still the Ultimate Pop Music Documentary

She does not have to clean the hotel room. You usually don’t get the chance to spend time in luxury French hotel suites like this, unless you are rich and mega-famous, and when you become this rich and mega-famous, you have a lot of people to clean up your mess. But the woman in the […]

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BTS nominated for the 2021 MTV Awards in the Best Musical Documentary category

BTS nominated for MTV Awards: A popular South Korean boy group has been nominated in a category for this year’s MTV Movie and TV Awards. Nominees for Best Musical Documentary and Best Musical Moment announced by 2021 MTV Films & TV Awards May 7. The South Korean boy group was nominated for Best Musical Documentary, […]

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Dave Grohl’s New Music Documentary ‘What Drives Us’ Is Coming to Amazon

Considering that almost every musician in the history of the world has described the act of touring as one of the most boring aspects of being in a band, you might think watching a documentary about it would be like watching music. paint to dry. When the person behind it is Dave Grohl, however, it […]

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Trailer for the musical documentary directed by Dave Grohl, What Drives Us – Film Stories

What Drives Us examines the appeal of touring as a band and will apparently be coming to Amazon Video: Trailer here. Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl is embarking on a second career as a director. To be clear, it’s not that we think he’ll ever need something to fall back on – we’re pretty sure […]

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The first trailer for music documentary directed by rock legend Dave Grohl “What Drives Us” has been dropped

Cassandra Reichelt April 12, 2021 – 8:29 PM Rock legend Dave Grohl’s second feature just released the first trailer for the musical documentary What motivates us. The visually appealing film, produced by Grohl’s Foo Fighters, is essentially a love letter to all the musicians who have had to tour in the back of their vans. […]

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Watch the trailer for the musical documentary directed by Dave Grohl starring Ringo Starr, The Edge and Steven Tyler

Through Rachel West. Apr 12, 2021 11:34 AM Dave Grohl steps behind the camera and calls on his famous friends to deliver a love letter to rock and roll tours in the new documentary “What Drives Us”. An ode to touring in the back of a van, Grohl engages Ringo Starr, U2’s the Edge, Steven […]

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BBC musical documentary about Amy Winehouse’s mother

Marking 10 years since the death of the ever-remarkable British musician, BBC Two and BBC Music announce an Amy Winehouse documentary titled, Amy Winehouse: 10 years later, to celebrate his life and legacy. The behind-the-scenes film is largely told from the perspective of his mother, Janice Winehouse. “I don’t feel like the world knew the […]

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Tina Turner says goodbye to fans in HBO music documentary

Tina Turner has sold over 200 million albums, won eight Grammy Awards and is a true rock star. She is the queen of rock’n’roll after a successful career spanning more than five decades in the music industry. HBO TINA The documentary includes her intimate interview on how she survived an abusive relationship with her husband, […]

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Eilish shines in the musical documentary

In 2015, 13-year-old Billie Eilish released a song called “Ocean Eyes” on SoundCloud which was co-written and produced by his older brother, Finneas O’Connell. On 200,000 testimonies heard “Ocean Eyes” in just two weeks. In 2017, she released her first EP, “Don’t Smile at Me”, who did not. 14 on the Billboard 200. But it […]

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Music Documentary and Concert Film Service Coda Collection Launches on Amazon

If you’re looking for a streaming service that focuses entirely on rare concert films, music documentaries and docuseries, then Amazon’s new service The Coda collection is for you. Advertising. Scroll to continue reading. The Coda collection shows movies like Jimi Hendrix in Maui, The Rolling Stones on air, Johnny Cash in San Quentinplus upcoming features […]

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Unboxing this year’s must-see musical documentary

Lyrics by David Tomisich Analysis of Alex Winter’s view of one of the most provocative minds in music. What does it mean to be successful as a creative individual? Does success involve using your creativity to write a plethora of easily accessible FM radio rock tunes, with the goal of selling countless records and racking […]

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Watch a virtual screening of a Native music documentary narrated by Wes Studi and 4 other Oklahoma film titles

Brandy McDonnell | Oklahoma Narrated by Wes Studi, Indigenous music documentary ‘Spirit Flute’ will stream virtually on Friday Norman Cultural Connection will host a virtual screening of his documentary “Spirit Flute: Healing the Heart” at 6:30 p.m. Friday. Narrated by Oscar-winning Cherokee actor and Oklahoma native Wes Studi, the 65-minute film delves into the extraordinary […]

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Guy Clark’s Music Documentary Seeks To Get Its SXSW Due, Year Later

“Well, that may sound like déjà vu …”, wrote filmmaker Tamara Saviano on her Facebook page this week, alerting her friends that her documentary on musician Guy Clark, “Without Getting Killed or Caught” was announced. Thursday as this year’s South By premiere. Southwest Film Festival… as it was announced last year. The good news is […]

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‘Justin Bieber: Never Say Never’ Changed Music Documentary 10 Years Ago Today

Justin Bieber: Never Say Never was established ten years ago today, and the world of music documentaries has never been the same since. The film, which follows the musician during the height of Bieber Fever – a much more favorable global pandemic, was better than expected and never should have been, likely thanks to director […]

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The Prodigy is making a musical documentary

A new documentary is currently in the works which will chronicle the life story of English electronic band The Prodigy. The film is dedicated to the late vocalist Keith Flint and will be the band’s first major project since his death in 2019. Directed by longtime collaborator Paul Dugdale, the feature will be produced by […]

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The Prodigy is working on their very first musical documentary

The Prodigy is working on their first feature musical documentary, with help from the studio behind the drama london gangs. Provisional title The Prodigy, the project directed by Paul Dugdale is expected to be produced by the founding members of the group, Liam Howlett and Maxim. Pulse Films – the studio behind london gangs, the […]

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New musical documentary by Edgar Wright

Here’s the part of the story where I tell you that I don’t really know Sparks. But a lot of other people are, and they’re here to The Sparks Brothers, a new documentary from director Edgar Wright. beck, Patton Oswalt, Jason Schwartzmann, Mike Myers, Fred Armisen, Neil Gaiman, Bjork, and many, many more people sat […]

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The Prodigy is working on its first-ever music documentary

The Prodigy is working on its first feature-length musical documentary, with help from the studio behind the drama London Gangs. Provisional title The Prodigy, the Paul Dugdale-led project is set to be produced by founding band members Liam Howlett and Maxim. Pulse Films – the studio behind London Gangs, the recent film by Riz Ahmed […]

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Song For Our People: an award-winning musical documentary will be released on February 9

New York, New York – Gravitas Ventures and Mustapha Khan Films are proud to announce the upcoming release of Song For Our People. The new music documentary will be available on iTunes, Amazon Prime Video, Google Play, YouTube and other video-on-demand platforms from February 9. Song For Our People follows an extraordinary group of activist […]