Review: Still On The Run, The Jeff Beck Story

Review, Still On The Run: The Jeff Beck Story, documentary, Jeff Beck, Rock and Blues Muse

By Kevin Porter

Still On The Run: The Jeff Beck Story, is a documentary about the legendary and extraordinarily innovative British guitarist, now available on DVD and Blu-Ray. The movie traces Beck’s 50-plus-year career from the Yardbirds in the 1960s to his iconic solo career today, and features interviews from a who’s who of musical legends such as Eric Clapton, Jimmy Page, Rod Stewart, Slash, Joe Perry, David Gilmour, [Read More]

By |2018-05-30T11:50:24+00:00May 29th, 2018|Music Documentaries|8 Comments

Long Strange Trip, the Grateful Dead Documentary, is a Glorious Ride

Long Strange Trip
By Michael A. Weiss

The multifaceted allure of the Grateful Dead and its music shines through every scene of this four-hour documentary (broken up into six consumable-sized “Acts”) currently streaming on Amazon Prime Video. Long Strange Trip, directed by Amir Bar-Lev, is an entertaining and thoroughly constructed documentary about the extraordinary journey of the Grateful Dead, a genuine Americana band whose eclectic sound was inspired by rock, blues, folk, soul, R&B, gospel, country, bluegrass and jazz music genres, LSD experimentation and obsessive fans, also known as Deadheads.

The film brilliantly captures the [Read More]

By |2018-01-29T10:14:49+00:00June 14th, 2017|Music Documentaries|1 Comment