Cory Henry Concert Films
Runtime: 1 hr 18 minCory Henry takes a nostalgic journey back to his home church with The Revival, an ode to icons who have influenced modern music and a professional snapshot of Henry's discography. This live performance features the Hammond organ, Henry's first instrument, which has a rich history going back to the 1940s. Noting that it doesn't get as much recognition today, Cory Henry wants the audience to not only experience the organ from a gospel perspective, but also appreciate its vital contribution to diverse genres of music.
Cory Henry Top Tracks
Bowlive: Live at the Brooklyn Bowl
Runtime: 2 hr 12 minIn March of 2010, the members of Soulive hauled their instruments through the doors of a newly-opened warehouse-turned-music venue in Brooklyn that they would call home for the next two weeks. Eric Krasno, Alan Evans and Neal Evans called on a multitude of their closest friends and musical conspirators to join them over the next fortnight - creating an incredibly broad guest lineup that included some of the pre-eminent guitar virtuosos of our generation (Derek Trucks, Warren Haynes), some of the biggest names in hip-hop (Questlove, Rahzel), and some of the most inventive improvisational players in modern rock n' roll (Robert Randolph, Marco Benevento, Oteil & Kofi Burbridge). The Brooklyn Bowl quickly became the mecca for these very distinct yet like-minded musicians, where they returned night after night, donning the dress code for good times (bowling shoes) and sharing famous Blue Ribbon fried chicken. The common thread that tied together all these disparate ingredients quickly became palpable -- from the transcendental heartfelt improvisations onstage to the homey & playful atmosphere provided by the bowling alley, the Soulive residency was like nothing that had come before it because all of those diverse elements fused to ultimately bring the Soul to Brooklyn Bowl.
New Morning: The Paris Concert
Runtime: 1 hr 56 minJohn is considered one of the most important and influential jazz guitarists and composers since he arrived on the scene in the mid '70s. A masterful improviser at the peak of his creative art, Scofield revisits compositions & interpretations richly combining post-bop, funk-edged jazz, and R&B influences. This brilliant performance by John Scofield (backed by master drummer Bill Stewart, bassist Ben Street and pianist Michael Eckroth) is a true gem.
Let Us Play
Runtime: 45 min'Let Us Play' chronicles a 6 month period on the road and in the recording studio with the funk band, Lettuce. Breaking down the mechanics of improvisation and the artistry of making a modern funk record.
Directed by Jay Sansone, this experiment in rouge and guerrilla film making was shot with mostly a single camera on the road, in the studio, and between sessions.
Runtime: 1 hr 35 minThis concert-film features exclusive candid interviews and acoustic performances from the guest artists. The project is a true testament for showing first-hand how music can be a bridge between diverse cultures from countries from all over the world to create a unifying musical statement for the average listener or the devout music-connoisseur.