Music Docs 2016/2017
Music Docs is a monthly film series featuring music documentaries, from classic to contemporary. Curated by Tim Rechner, and co-presented with CJSR, Blackbyrd Myoozik, and Steamwhistle.
- Jun 6 @ 7pm
Natalie Merchant's entire musical life is encapsulated in this very personal film, which digs deep into the music through live performances, archival footage and interviews.
- May 2 @ 7pm
This documentary follows the Melvins history, with rare behind-the-scenes footage from their early days in Washington, to their multiple modern incarnations with an eye on the enduring influence they've had throughout their 30-year plus history.
- Apr 4 @ 7pm
This documentary brings viewers inside the last underground venue for music and art in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, a neighborhood once defined by its cultural contributions to the city of New York.
- Mar 7 @ 7pm
An incompetent radio DJ tries to get an interview with the Swedish pop group during their famous week-long 1977 tour of Australia.
- Feb 7 @ 7pm
Dave Chappelle presents a Brooklyn neighborhood with its very own once-in-a-lifetime free block party.
- Jan 3 @ 7pm
One More Time with Feeling documents the recording of Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds' sixteenth studio album, Skeleton Tree, in the aftermath of the death of Nick Cave's 15-year-old son Arthur.
- Dec 6 (2016) @ 7pm
Blekkmetal is a documentary about the one-off 2015 festival celebrating the origins of Norweigan black metal
- Nov 25 (2016) @ 7pm
Legendary poet and singer/songwriter Leonard Cohen is interviewed in his L.A. home about his extraordinary life and times.
- Nov 1 (2016) @ 7pm
A compilation of found footage featuring music, interviews, and stories of The Beatles' 250 concerts from 1963 to 1966.