The Greatest Band You’ve Never Heard Of – The Sparks Brothers

There are basically two elements of a music documentary that determine its quality for me. The first is the story. Tell me stuff I've never heard before and would never really know other than by doing independent research. The world of the music industry, particularly from the mid-20th century on, is a fascinating and endless … Continue reading The Greatest Band You’ve Never Heard Of – The Sparks Brothers

The Music That Truly Reverberates – Echo in the Canyon

One of the cooler - and in my opinion more essential - features of recent cinema is the fact that Hollywood has put out a slew of great films dealing with music, particularly rock and R&B. They've run a particularly intriguing gambit from bombastic crowd-pleasers like¬†Bohemian Rhapsody to insightful documentaries like¬†Amazing Grace. And there are … Continue reading The Music That Truly Reverberates – Echo in the Canyon