Create an
Account

  Add to My Q

We Don't Care About Music Anyway

Various Artists

Year: 2011

Runtime: 01:19:51

From radical turntablism (Otomo Yoshihide) to laptop music innovation (Numb), via classic instrument hijacking (Sakamoto Hiromichi), Tokyo’s avant-garde music scene is internationally known for its boldness. While introducing some of the greatest musicians of this scene, We Don't Care About Music Anyway… offers a kaleidoscopic view of Tokyo, confronting music and noise, sound and image, reality and representation, documentary and fiction. “We don’t care about music anyway..." In a manner of speech, "we make it and that's all..." Beyond the music and beyond its performance, the future and mode of existence of a city, and society as a whole, are in motion.

Various Artists Available In:

Documentary

Shows You May Also Like See All Shows You May Also Like

  • Kickin' It With Kix

    Carrie Underwood

    Year: 2014

    Runtime: 56 min

    Hall-Of-Fame Chart-Topper and industry icon Kix Brooks brings you exclusive access to today’s Top 40 country acts. Watch Brooks kick it with the biggest names in country on Kix TV.

    Added to My Q

  • Trailer: Evolution of a Song: O.A.R.

    O.A.R

    Year: 2016

    Runtime: 3 min

    Twenty years into their career as a hard-working, hard-touring band with some hard-won success under their collective belt, O.A.R. is in the studio to create their next single. Evolution of a Song offers an all access perspective on the sometimes winding route a song takes from idea to recording to release.

    Added to My Q

  • The Man Who Stole the World

    David Bowie

    Year: 2014

    Runtime: 59 min

    Combining footage from interviews with the late great David Bowie and contributions from those who knew him personally, this documentary celebrates the illustrious life of one of the greatest artists to ever grace the stage.

    Added to My Q

  • America’s Morning Show

    Florida Georgia Line

    Year: 2014

    Runtime: 17 min

    Join Blair Garner, Chuck Wicks, and Terri Clark as the biggest names in Country Music stop by America’s Morning Show. Watch interviews and live performances exclusively on Nash TV!

    Added to My Q

  • Guitar Gently Weeps

    John Lennon And George Harrison

    Year: 1979

    Runtime: 50 min

    The world at large is aware of the enormous input that both John Lennon and George Harrison gave to modern day music; but few people have been party to the real men behind the image; the depth of their beliefs, and the innermost concerns they both shared for the future. In this fascinating account of one half of the world's most successful group we explore the sides of two personalities rarely if ever on view to the general public.

    Added to My Q

  • Adventures in Listening

    Kurt Masur

    Year: 2008

    Runtime: 58 min

    KURT MASUR one of the world’s great Maestros challenges and teaches the next generation of young musicians and conductors by stretching their limits and transforming their perspectives and abilities. Following master classes around the world over a period of few years, the film is a carefully constructed collage organically interviewing the maestro’s teachings and his personal life experiences.
    The result is a comprehensive emotional portrait of one of the most respected music conductors of our time.

    Added to My Q

  • Episode 4: Master of Puppets

    London Calling The Untold Story Of British Pop Music 

    Year: 2012

    Runtime: 52 min

    Britain's rock managers, with their largely theatrical background, were flamboyant in a way that baffled their secretive American counterparts. But, as they blundered and bludgeoned their way across the world's stages, these flashy impresarios ended up defining many of the rules of the modern music business. A rich post-war palette of gangsters, impresarios and Jewish homosexuals, these people were pioneers, they learning by their mistakes - like the disastrous Beatles merchandising deal that Brian Epstein struck - but without the belief, stubbornness and casual violence of Peter Grant, who upgraded the artist/promoter profit split on Led Zeppelin's 1972 tour from 50/50 to 90/10, every act touring America (including the homegrown ones) would be making a fraction of the money they now do from ticket sales. The amazing tales of ingenuity, visionary marketing and pure gangsterism are legion, and the influence these people have had on the culture remains, to the average music fan, an untold story. In this episode we reveal the truth about the real star makers of the music industry, with expert witnesses including notorious rock managers Andrew Loog Oldham, Simon Napier-Bell and Miles Copeland, as well as legendary rock critic Jon Savage.

    Added to My Q

  • Episode 2: Every Picture Tells A Story

    London Calling The Untold Story Of British Pop Music 

    Year: 2012

    Runtime: 53 min

    From the memorable fury of The Clash's London Calling cover to the retro rural traditionalism of the Kinks' Village Green Preservation Society, the cosmic psychedelia of Pink Floyd and the grainy monochrome existential gloom of Joy Division to the colourful androgyny of Bowie and Annie Lennox, image has played a huge part in shaping the success of British pop over the years. In this episode we investigate photography's role in capturing rock's majesty and mystery frozen in time, hear about the lengths people went to in order to create those moments and how those images and album sleeves defined the times. We follow one of today's star snappers at work and investigate the ever-expanding role played by photography in rock's mythology with some legends of the genre.

    Added to My Q

  • Kickin' It With Kix

    Luke Bryan

    Year: 2014

    Runtime: 56 min

    Hall-Of-Fame Chart-Topper and industry icon Kix Brooks brings you exclusive access to today’s Top 40 country acts. Watch Brooks kick it with the biggest names in country on Kix TV.

    Added to My Q

  • Music Man Murray

    Murray Gershenz

    Year: 2012

    Runtime: 22 min

    Music Man Murray is a documentary about a man, his son, and hundreds of thousands of records. It is shot and directed by Richard Parks.

    Winner: Best Short (Chicago International Movies and Music Festival), Marlon Riggs Documentary Award (UC Berkeley), Runner-Up Prize (Boston Jewish Film Festival), Jury Special Mention (Starigrad Plaklenica Film Festival).

    Added to My Q

  • Olgas Journey

    Olga Kern

    Year: 2007

    Runtime: 58 min

    Olga Kern has to make a choice between a life with her son and her future as a concert pianist.

    Added to My Q

  • The First 50 Years

    Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

    Year: 1996

    Runtime: 1 hr 1 min

    A documentary on the 50 years' history of the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

    Added to My Q

  • Red Rock/From Day 1 Documentary

    Travis Porter

    Year: 2011

    Runtime: 31 min

    The film was written and directed by Ryan Lightbourn, who's cult horror/comedy short film Roid Rage received a slew of awards and screenings at film festivals. Lightbourn describes Red Rock as a genre mash up with influences from films such as Bad Boys II, Kill Bill, and The Texas Chainsaw Massacre. With the internet abuzz and Red Rock set to grace film festivals across the globe, Travis Porter hope to see the film turn into their first full feature-length project.

    Added to My Q

  • Desert Age

    Various Artists

    Year: 2016

    Runtime: 1 hr 16 min

    In the early 1980’s, growing in a similar yet geographically separate way to the “grunge” movement in Seattle, was a new and lesser known genre of music known as “desert rock.” It was a catch-all style that ultimately evolved from jam-band generator parties that took place in remote desert locations outside of Palm Springs, CA. "Desert Age" traces the complete historical lineage of the people, places and bands that shaped that scene and genre to this day. The film is comprised of exclusive interviews, private photos and home videos that offer in-depth access to a scene that has remained insulated and undocumented until now.

    Added to My Q

  • The Wavy Gravy Movie: Saint Misbehavin'

    Wavy Gravy

    Year: 2017

    Runtime: 1 hr 27 min

    THE WAVY GRAVY MOVIE: SAINT MISBEHAVIN' takes us on an unforgettable trip through the extraordinary life of poet, clown, activist and FUNdraiser Wavy Gravy. Through candid interviews with Wavy's family and friends, including Jackson Browne, Odetta and Bonnie Raitt, and close encounters with Wavy himself, SAINT MISBEHAVIN' paints a moving and surprising portrait of his lifelong passion for peace, justice and understanding. This riveting film shows how one individual can make a difference - and have fun doing it! Exploring the man behind the countercultural icon, SAINT MISBEHAVIN' showcases the enormous humanity and intelligence of this Holy Fool and his commitment to basic human needs. From poetry readings in Greenwich Village to an epic bus trip from England to Nepal by wayof Afghanistan - from keeping the peace at Woodstock to his present-day mission raising funds for sight-saving operations in developing countries and co-directing a circus and performing arts camp... this entertaining and captivating film shines a fresh light on many of the seminal events of our time and reveals the deep determination of a truly one-of-a-kind individual. A testament to the sheer joy of living a life of service to humankind and our planet, THE WAVY GRAVY MOVIE: SAINT MISBEHAVIN' will entertain, enrich and inspire.

    Added to My Q

  • Another Beat

    Dr. Dre

    Year: 2014

    Runtime: 1 hr 4 min

    Music producer, Apple executive and N.W.A. rapper recently announced that he would be releasing his first album since 1999, featuring guests such as Eminem, Kendrick Lamar, Ice Cube, Snoop Dogg amongst many others. From his humble beginnings with the World Class Wreckin’ Cru, to his brash coming out party with N.W.A., and now as a mentor to some of the greatest recent talent in rap, the Compton-born producer has never eased his stranglehold on the game. Ranked at the top of the Forbes rich list in 2014, Andre Romelle Young, aka Dr. Dre is set to become one of the first hip-hop billionaires in the world!

    Added to My Q

  • The Outer Edges

    Karl Hyde

    Year: 2012

    Runtime: 1 hr 14 min

    The Outer Edges is a unique feature length film collaboration between Karl Hyde and director Kieran Evans. Keeping London at arms length at all times, the film charts a course along the capital's invisible edges from North Essex to the River Thames. En route, the film celebrates a vibrant untold history as well as the dramatic locations and endearing attitudes of the people living and working along the same unmapped boundaries that Hyde crossed each day to record ‘Edgeland’, his first solo album.

    Added to My Q

  • Rise Up

    Rise Up

    Year: 2010

    Runtime: 1 hr 27 min

    On an island where reggae is considered the voice of the people and an outlet for survival, RiseUp follows three aspiring artists who seek to “rise up” from obscurity for their chance at success. This documentary is unlike any documentary about Jamaica as it takes the viewer off the beaten path far from any tourist attractions and sandy beaches yet still able to capture the beauty and magic that the Irie has to offer. From the deep countryside to the whirlwind ghettos of Kingston, no matter where you are, the film makes it evident that reggae music is the heartbeat of the culture. In a society where talent abounds and opportunity is scarce, RiseUp follows the very different lives of three artists struggling in their own unique way for their big break at stardom. Turbulence, the conscious ghetto youth with enough determination to move mountains; Ice, the young faux-gangster dancehall artist from the upper class; and Kemoy, the beautifully innocent country girl who barely realizes her amazing vocal gifts… all come together as the film seamlessly interweaves their lives behind the backdrop of the bustling underground reggae scene of Jamaica.

    Added to My Q

  • The Passing Show: The Life and Music of Ronnie Lane

    Ronnie Lane And Slim Chance

    Year: 2005

    Runtime: 1 hr

    This brilliant musical documentary tells the story of Ronnie Lane from his heyday with first the Small Faces and then the Faces through the sixties and seventies and then his experiments with a rural life and the touring musical circus that he dubbed The Passing Show. Finally it charts his latter days once he developed Multiple Sclerosis. Featuring numerous musical clips and interviews with family, friends and colleagues including Eric Clapton, Pete Townshend, Ian McLagan, Kenney Jones, Glyn Johns, Henry McCullough, Joe Ely and many more.

    Added to My Q

  • Great Conversations in Music: The Composers

    Various Artists

    Year: 2002

    Runtime: 54 min

    The programs for "Great Conversations in Music" were created and hosted by the late Eugene Istomin (1925-2003), one of the world's most admired classical musicians. The four-part series was commissioned by the Library of Congress in 2001 and produced and directed by Peter Rosen of Peter Rosen Productions, Inc. Filmed between December 2001 and March 2003 at the Library of Congress and the American Academy of Arts and Letters in New York, the television series spotlighted distinguished pianists, string players, composers and conductors and offered engaging and informative discussions led by Istomin on the state of the art of music. During his more than six decades as a world-class pianist, Eugene Istomin developed close friendships with nearly all of the great names in classical music; he drew on some of these in the closing years of his life to make this series of programs for the Library of Congress. Some of the treasures from the Library's collections sparked lively dialogues among the participants in this series concerning performance practice and pedagogy; the Library of Congress is home to the world's largest repository of music manuscripts and memorabilia, including manuscripts of Beethoven, Brahms, Mozart, Rachmaninoff, Copland and Bloch. In this presentation composers Milton Babbit, Richard Danielpour, Lowell Liebermann, George Perle, Ned Rorem, and Ellen Taaffe Zwilich join Istomin to discuss and argue about the strong feelings and controversies surrounding modern contemporary music and the challenges that programming their music presents. The composers talk about their lifelong struggles to achieve recognition, but express pride in their collective status as representatives of the avant-garde.

    Added to My Q

  • Dancetime New Dance Group Gala

    Various Artists

    Year: 2016

    Runtime: 2 hr 20 min

    In this remarkable video, "The New Dance Group Gala Concert: Retrospective 1930s-1970s" viewers will enjoy viewing dances of some of the most influential Modern Dance pioneers including: Mary Anthony, Ronne Aul, Talley Beatty, Valerie Bettis, Irving Burton, Jane Dudley, Jean Erdman, Eve Gentry, Joseph Gifford, Hadassah, Sophie Maslow, Donald McKayle, Daniel Nagrin, Pearl Primus, Anna Sokolow, Joyce Trisler, Charles Weidman. The American Dance Guild created a one-time concert, which is a unique historic retrospective of the Modern Dance choreographers of THE NEW DANCE GROUP from the 1930's to the 1970's. This concert of 18 recreated dances and excerpts celebrates and honors the achievements of the New Dance Group in its heyday. At the time, the choreographers of the dances featured in this video were a dramatic voice for social change. These choreographers came from the 1930's tradition of idealistic artistic innovators who aimed to make dance a viable statement about the injustices of the world. The GALA Concert presents the original choreographers, or their artistic heirs, together with excellent professional dancers in a program of influential and compelling works. The GALA Concert was produced by the American Dance Guild in June 1993, and includes mini-interviews with the choreographers. The video includes such legendary dances as: "the solo Masterpiece of the decade", THE DESPERATE HEART (1943) by Valerie Bettis, and the darkly dramatic LYNCHTOWN (1936) by Charles Weidman. There are important dances that highlight the American black experience, such as Pearl Primus's THE NEGRO SPEAKS OF RIVERS (1944), and Donald McKayle's portrayal of the experience of chain gangs in RAINBOW ROUND MY SHOULDER (1959). Also featured are Modern Dances true mavericks, including Anna Sokolow's LYRIC SUITE (1954), Daniel Nagrin's STRANGE HERO (1948) and Sophie Maslow's FOLKSAY (1942).

    Added to My Q

  • How to Dance Through Time Volume 1 The Romance of Mid-19th Century Couple Dances

    Various Artists

    Year: 2016

    Runtime: 35 min

    “How To Dance Through Time: Volume I - The Romance of Mid 19th Century Couple Dances” (Beginning Level) provides a unique and entertaining lesson for dance lovers. Using famous romantic dance music of the past, this instructional video gives clear “How -To” instructions to help viewers learn to dance the basic steps of the five popular 19th century couple dances: the Waltz, Gallop, Polka, Schottische, and Polka Mazurka. Every step sequence is performed to allow “follow along” repetitions and the exact steps are carefully researched from authentic period manuscripts. In the final section of the videotape, dancers perform these much-loved dances in the appropriate fashions of the era. With this video as a learning tool, everyone is able to dance these famous dances. As with all videos in the How to Dance Through Time series, the dances are introduced with a concise, historical overview and illustrated with authentic photographs and drawings. The steps were carefully researched from period manuscripts and are recreations of historical dances. Close up and slow motion views make learning the moves simple and fun. Dance historian and choreographer Carol Téten is an engaging presence in the series, providing historical context and calling out dance instructions as professional dancers demonstrate. Dancers from the Dance Through Time company perform with authentic music and fashions of the era.

    Added to My Q

  • How to Dance Through Time Volume 2 Dances of the Ragtime Era

    Various Artists

    Year: 2016

    Runtime: 50 min

    How to Dance Through Time, Volume 2: The Ragtime Era features step-by-step instructuions for 44 of the most popular social dances of the early 20th century, including the Fox Trot, Kangaroo Hop, Grizzly Bear, Castle Walk, Tango and Hesitation Waltz.

    Added to My Q

  • How to Dance Through Time Volume 3 The Majesty of Renaissance Dance

    Various Artists

    Year: 2016

    Runtime: 42 min

    How to Dance Through Time, volume 3 shows the intricacies of a 16th century Italian court dance suite - Nido d'Amore (The Nest of Love) - which reveals illuminating courtship rituals of the high Renaissance aristocracy.

    Added to My Q