An ex-con who learned to play guitar in prison climbs to the top of the recording industry. One of Presley's best!
Doo Wop Discoveries brings back pivotal R&B and pop vocal groups of the late 50s and 60s through never-before-broadcast archival and new live performances of their most loved hits. Pop music icons Smokey Robinson, Mike Stoller (of the writing team Lieber & Stoller), producers Mitch and Phil Margo of the Tokens, Aaron Neville, Neil Sedaka and more share their favorite doo wop styles and
Pioneering songwriting and producing duo reflect on their introduction to music, how they became partners and on their vast catalogue.
Trailer for Cry-Baby.
Eisenhower is President. Rock 'n' Roll is king. And Wade 'Cry-Baby' Walker is the baddest hood in his high school. Johnny Depp heads up a supercool cast as the irresistible bad boy whose amazing ability to shed one single tear drives all the girls wild especially Allison Vernon Williams (Amy Locane), a rich, beautiful 'square' who finds herself uncontrollably drawn to the dreamy juvenile delinquent and his forbidden world of rockabilly music, fast cars and faster women. It's the hysterical high-throttle world of 1954 in director John Waters' outrageous musical comedy.
Trailer for the documentary Tom Dowd and the Language of Music.
A feature-length documentary profiling the life and work of a man whose personal history reflects the evolution of modern music and recording technology: legendary producer/ recording engineer Tom Dowd. Interviews with icons of the recording industry tell the story of this unsung hero, while historical footage, photographs and classic music tracks expose the audience to the world of the recording studio. It s here that the master of his craft, Tom Dowd, recounts the recording sessions and technical achievements, which altered the course of contemporary music.
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