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Music Documenary - Chuck Berry - September 20


Schedule of Films:

  • 9/6: The Wrecking Crew (A chronicle of the Los Angeles studio musicians behind some of the biggest hits in the 1960s and 70s.) Sponsored by Bob & Donna Hoffman.
  • 9/13: Down From the Mountain (Concert film of music from the film Oh Brother, Where Art Thou?)  Sponsored by Ned & Grace.
  • 9/20: Chuck Berry - Hail Hail Rock & Roll (A documentary movie covering two concerts at the Fox Theatre in St. Louis, Missouri, to celebrate Chuck Berry's 60th birthday, and also discusses his life and career.) Sponsored by Ellsworth-Bucksport Dental Associates, PA.
  • 9/27: Muscle Shoals (A documentary that celebrates Rick Hall, the founder of FAME Studios in Muscle Shoals, Alabama, and the signature sound he developed in songs such as "I'll Take You There", "Brown Sugar", and "When a Man Loves a Woman.”) Sponsored by MacLeod's Restaurant.

This eclectic film series is all about music – how it began, who wrote it, who performed it, what it meant to us. You’ll go from coast-to- coast, genre to genre, memory to memory, and we bet you’ll know the words to almost all the songs. It’s the history of the music of our life. The series is generously sponsored by Darling's of Augusta, Bangor and Ellsworth, and is a partnership between WERU and Wednesday on Main

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