A tribute to the legendary Martinho Da Vila – served up in a sparkling samba mode that does way more than just go back to the roots, and instead really opens up these tunes with a fresh, personal sense of interpretation! The instrumentation blends classic percussion with some sweet electric ... read moreDVD
A look at the famous Maxwell Street in Chicago – home to countless street vendors and legendary bargains, and a big part of the Windy City blues scene as well! This documentary draws on a lot of archival images, and features narration by actor Joe Mantegna – to offer up a loving ... read moreDVD
An amazing film directed by French singer/songwriter Pierre Barouh – shot in Rio in 1969, and a beautiful documentary of the music that inspired him over the years! There's a lovingly straightforward approach to the film that we totally love – as Barouh captures a few of his musical ... read moreDVD
Always-lovely work from the Quarteto Em Cy – four ladies who still harmonize beautifully together, even in recent recordings like this! The set features the quartet working their way through a set of familiar classics, plus a few lesser-known numbers – most from either Dorival Caymmi ... read moreDVD
(The DVD region & code are not stated so you may need a multiregion player to view.)
A well-done documentary of Sun Ra & The Arkestra – shot at the end of the 70s, with a huge amount of material collected from the Philadelphia scene, plus other east coast performances – all at a time when the group was working very far from the mainstream! Later in the 80s, Ra ... read moreDVD
Michael Renkel & Sonja Bender —
7ft Konka ... DVD Absinth (Germany), 2006. Used ...
(DVD is PAL, No Region. Numbered limited edition – with hand printed artwork!)
Rare performance footage from the great George Smallwood – a 30 minute program that was originally done for cable access TV, but which still has all the charm of Smallwood's records at their best! Like those recordings, the style here is decidedly low-fi – but George has a way of ... read moreDVD
Talking Heads —
Chronology (DVD) ... DVD Eagle Vision (UK), Late 70s/Early 80s/2011. New Copy DVD & Book ...
Just Sold Out!
Rrae live performances by The Talking Heads – including great footage of some of their earliest years, before we even knew them on record! The DVD features the group live at CBGB in 1975, at The Kitchen in 1976, at Entermedia Theater in 1978, Sproul Plaza in 1978, on Saturday Night Live and ... read moreDVD
An incredible meeting of these two legendary artists – both musicians who transformed the sound of Brazil from the 60s onward – and who've also been a hell of an inspiration to many of us up in North America too! The passage of time hasn't dimmed the genius of Caetano Veloso or ... read moreDVD