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Music documentaries

Demi Lovato: Simply Complicated

  This feature-length documentary directed by Hannah Lux Davis is about the life of American singer, songwriter, and actress Demi Lovato. As the film's title “Simply Complicated” suggests it follows her not so simple life in the public eye and living life as a regul[...]

Red Hot Chili Peppers: Funky Monks

When Flea, Anthony and Slovak formed the Red Hot Chill Peppers back in 1983 I don't think they could possibly have imagined how successful they were really going to be. The Los Angels bands music has touched people in every corner of the global and the band members themselves have gone thro[...]

Pink Floyd: The Story of Wish You Were Here

Pink Floyd are one of, if not the most successful bands of all time. Their true world wide fame came with the release of the 1973  album, Dark Side Of The Moon. But their next album featured a song called “Wish You Were Here” which is about their former band mate and soul [...]

Queen: Rock the World

MusicBiography Presenter Queen 2017
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A film following Queen band members, Freddie Mercury, Brian May, Roger Taylor and John Deacon as they record their album “News of the World” and embark on their USA tour of 1977 to support its release. Their sixth studio album solidified the group from a popular act in the UK to a w[...]

Anvil: The Story of Anvil

You’ve almost certainly never heard of Anvil, and yet they are known as one of the most influential metal bands of their generation, without ever gaining commercial success. Dubbed the “demi-gods of Canadian metal”, Anvil have gained a cult following since they formed in[...]

The Doors: When Youre Strange

  A documentary about the American rock band The Doors constructed in chronological order. The Doors formed in Los Angeles in 1965 and went on to become one of the most successful bands of all time and gained a cult following that is very much alive today. In the film, we see[...]

The Most Dangerous Band In The World: The Story of Guns N roses

Guns n Roses documentary. Since the world famous band has now reformed and started playing as their (almost) original line-up (vocalist Axl Rose, Slash, guitarists Tracii Guns and Izzy Stradlin, bassist Duff McKagan and drummer Steven Adler) after nearly twenty years it’s a good idea to look b[...]

Prince - The Glory Years

BiographyMusic Presenter Prince 2007
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Prince documentary. On the untimely death of Prince at the age of 57 on April 21st 2016 we look back on the glory days of his music career in this film. Prince was an extremely successful American Singer-songwriter, actor and record producer who was known as an innovator, and was[...]

When Albums Ruled the World

When Albums Ruled the World documentary. The invention of the long playing record in the mid 1960’s paved the way for popular music in the future. This was the first time history that you could escape the confinement of a mere three minuets of recording, which would only be one averaged sized[...]

Some Kind of Monster

Some Kind of Monster, a 2004 documentary about the heavy metal band Metallica. Metallica was formed in Los Angels in 1981 when the drummer Las Ulrich posted an advert in a local news paper looking for a front man and a guitarist to which James Heftield replied. More than 30 years later they are stil[...]

Play It Loud: The Story of Marshall

The story of the Marshall amplification company which was founded in London in 1962, more than 50 years ago today by “lord of the loud” Jim Marshall.    The original prototype for the Marshall amp was created in Jim’s drum shop and was revolutionary despite it being[...]

Woodstock

  A documentary which gives a full chronicle of the highly legends Woodstock music festival in 1969. In the film, there are many famous acts including the late Jimi Hendrix, Joan Baez, The Who, Joe Cocker, Canned Heat, Sly and the Family Stone and more.  Director Michael Wadleigh g[...]

Joy Division

Music Presenter Grant Gee 2007
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A documentary about the famous English Post-punk rock band Joy Division, who formed in Salford in 1976. The film explores how the band got together and what influenced them to make some of the most influential songs in English rock history against the backdrop of industrial 70&rs[...]

Samsara

  Samsara is a documentary that explores the world through images to discover the connection between humanity and nature. The film was shot in 25 different countries over 5 years to deliver a powerful and unique insight into natural wonders, disaster zones and sacred places around the world.[...]