Number 4! Spring is here and we're getting close to summertime. With that in mind, our choices this month are influenced by the sounds of the summer. Soul, Reggae and the Beatles. Well, stuff that is always good to have on during this time of year. Feel good music. Music to set the world right!
Summer of Soul (2021
Directed by; Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson.
Featuring; too many to properly list here..
The only thing we need to say about this is the following two things.. it was made by Questlove, and it is a Bafta, Grammy and Oscar winning documentary, amongst countless other awards. Go watch it!
Available on DisneyPlus.
Directed by; Danny Boyle.
Starring; Himesh Patel, Lily James..
What if the world never had the beatles? Sounds horrendous right, well what if the world never had the Beatles.. but you were the only person to remember them. You would find a way to share the perfection of the Fab Four to the world, right? Well that's just what Yesterday is. A fun film for the family, brought to you by Danny Boyle.
Available to rent on YouTube, Apple TV and Google Play Movies.
Reggae in a Babylon (1978)
Directed by; Wolfgang Blud.
This short documentary brings to you the begining of the British Reggae movement of the late 1970s. Directed by Wolfgang Blud, the documentary features of mix of live music, recording footage and interviews of English Reggae pioneers.
Available to watch on Netflix.