Comments Off on Win tickets to the Pulp documentary screening & live satellite Q&A
Pulp: A Film About Life, Death And Supermarkets is the documentary about the seminal English band lead by Jarvis Cocker returning to Sheffield to play their last concert (subtitled: what could go wrong?) The film, by Florian Habicht, features live footage from that gig plus the band sharing their thoughts on “fame, love, mortality &… Read more »
A look at the documentary about the seminal LA underground label.
Comments Off on Our Vinyl Weighs A Ton: This Is Stones Throw Records
The LA label Stones Throw has held a high watermark in the quality of its musical output in the world of hip-hop, and in its latter years, beyond the fringes of rap, into punk, electronica, outsider music and jazz. It has been consistently referenced into the fabric of posts on this site, since I started…. Read more »
Comments Off on Do you want to appear in a documentary about ’80s Irish electronic/synth music?
Blancmange were an ’80s English synth-pop band known for hits like ‘Living On The Ceiling’ and ‘Don’t Tell Me’ and Ditto.TV are a London/Dublin based production company making a documentary about the Irish electronic/synth music scene in the ’80s to coincide with Blancmange’s first Irish tour dates later this month, November 20th in Cork and… Read more »
Comments Off on Watch a short documentary about Four Tet, hear a new track ‘Parallel Jalebi’
Looking Backward, Moving Forward is a near-nine minute short documentary by The Creators Project, which centres on Rounds, the third album from Four Tet which celebrated its 10th anniversary with a deluxe reissue earlier in the year. The film by Dan Wilde is made up entirely of animated stills from that time and in it… Read more »
One For The Road, a 33 minute documentary about Road Records is now online in its entirety. Click the image above or click. Directed by Mark O’ Toole, the film tells the story of Dave Kennedy & Julie Collin’s independent records store on Fade Street and how it became a vital part of the Dublin… Read more »
A Joyful Slog is a documentary that takes a look at the independent music scene in Ireland over the last 20 years. Featuring interviews with the likes of And So I Watch You From Afar, Jape, Adebisi Shank, The Jimmy Cake, labels, journalists and bloggers, the film examines “how a DIY music ethic has developed in… Read more »
Comments Off on As An Talamh: Notes On Rave In Dublin (video teaser)
DCTV present a look at Dublin’s underground dance scene in a documentary of two parts coming in the next six months. Part one looks at what has gone before: the old skool – Power FM, Billy Scurry, Johnny Moy, Sides, Mansion House raves and more. Part two will look at the present day club scene… Read more »