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Old 08-07-2005, 10:51 AM   #1
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Best Rock Documentary

What do you think is the best rock ducumentary ever made? I think Stop Making Sense, which features the talking heads is the best. Let it be, which is about the beatles would be second.
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Spinal Tap- This is Spinal Tap.
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Yeah, if you love band x, whatever documentary about that band is going to be your favorite. As a movie that gives you insight into making it as a rock band, or at least trying to, nothing I've seen can touch Dig!
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I Am Trying to Break Your Heart - Wilco
The Last Waltz - The Band
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Yeah, if you love band x, whatever documentary about that band is going to be your favorite.
Not necessarily. Sometimes a great documentary can turn you into a fan. I know a lot of people who were not Wilco fans until they saw the documentary, and a lot of people who watch the Last Waltz might never even buy a record by The Band but could still appreciate it as an incredible piece of rock and roll history.
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Oh yeah, I forgot about Gimme Shelter - Rolling Stones. I couldn't care less about the Stones after the mid-70s but that is one fantastic documentary.
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The Last Waltz - The Band
I love this movie, but I can't watch it the same way after reading Levon Helm's book This Wheel's on Fire. He has some insight into Robbie that changes everything.
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Oh yeah, I forgot about Gimme Shelter - Rolling Stones. I couldn't care less about the Stones after the mid-70s but that is one fantastic documentary.

Ditto here too!
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Spinal Tap- This is Spinal Tap.
no contest. best rockumentary ever.
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I love the Beatles Anthhologies.
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Also, Imagine-love that documentary.
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Also, Imagine-love that documentary.
imagine was weird. especially don't count the waves At least most of the music was good.
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