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|Genre/Form:||Documentary television programs
Criticism, interpretation, etc
|Document Type:||Visual material|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Martin Scorsese; Marc Levin; Daphne Pinkerson; Paul Allen; Jody Allen; Ulrich Felsberg; Marshall Chess; Otis Rush; Chuck D; Common, (Musician).; Kyle Jason; Lonnie Brooks; Koko Taylor; Howlin' Wolf; Roots (Musical group); Cappa Productions.; Vulcan Productions.; Jigsaw Productions.; Road Movies Filmproduktion.; Sony Music Entertainment, Inc.; Columbia Music Video (Firm)
|ISBN:||0738903892 [set of 7] 9780738903897 [set of 7|
|Notes:||Originally broacast in 2003 as a segment of: The blues.
Running time includes extended performances; actual running time of the original film only is approximately 97 minutes.
Series produced by Vulcan Productions and Road Movies Production in association with Cappa Productions & Jigsaw Productions ; originally produced for PBS and The Corporation for Public Broadcasting ; presented by WGBH Boston to PBS.
Contains five full-length performances not seen in the film: Mannish boy / The Electrik mud kats (aka Electric Mud Band) with vocals by Chuck D. Common & Kyle Jason -- All my money back / Lonnie Brooks -- Ernestine / Koko Taylor -- So many roads, so many trains / Otis Rush -- Evil (Is going on) / Howlin' Wolf. Also includes an on-camera interview with Marc Levin; director commentary; director biography and filmography; other features.
|Credits:||Director of photography, Mark Benjamin ; editor, Bob Eisenhardt ; series producer, Alex Gibney ; executive producer Martin Scorsese, Paul G. Allen, Jody Patton and Ulrich Felsberg.|
|Cast:||Muddy Waters, Howlin' Wolf, Ike Turner, Otis Rush, Koko Taylor, Chuck D.|
|Description:||1 videodisc (133 min.) : sd., b&w with col. ; 4 3/4 in.|
|Details:||DVD, NTSC, region 1; 5.1 surround sound.|
|Contents:||Special features: Five full-length performances not seen in the film: The ElectriK Mud Kats (aka Electric Mud Band) with vocals by Chuck D, Common & Kyle Jason "Mannish Boy" ; Lonnie Brooks "All my money back" ; Koko Taylor "Ernestine" ; Otis Rush "So many roads, so many trains" ; Howlin' Wolf "Evil (Is going on)" --
On-camera interview with Marc Levin --
Director commentary --
Director biography and filmography --
Special menu option to scan for all music performances --
The Blues trailer --
Language: English 5.1 and stereo mixes.
|Other Titles:||Martin Scorsese presents The blues (Television program).
Martin Scorsese presents the Blues.
|Responsibility:||Vulcan Productions ; Road Movies ; produced by Daphne Pinkerson & Marc Levin ; directed by Marc Levin.|
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recording psychedelic blues rap
This episode of the seven-film series, "The Blues," focuses on the son of the founder of Chicago's Chess Records, getting together with rappers to record rap to psychedelic blues.
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