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Taylor Hackford's Chuck Berry: Hail! Hail! Rock 'N' Roll

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The unforgettable life and music of pioneering legend Chuck Berry are celebrated in this landmark feature, capturing a once-in-a-lifetime gathering of rock and roll's finest!
DVD
2006
Clemons (Stacks)
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Taylor Hackford's Chuck Berry: Hail! Hail! Rock 'N' Roll

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Covers the concert at the Fox Theatre in St. Louis, Missouri, to celebrate Chuck Berry's sixtieth birthday, and also discusses his life and career.
DVD
2006; 1987
Clemons (Stacks)
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T.A.M.I. Show

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In 1965, thirteen of the world's top teenage recording acts were assembled for a spectacular show. The TAMI Show was one of the greatest dance concerts ever filmed. Jan & Dean introduces all 13 artists, whose exceptional vintage performances make it clear why these groups influenced an entire generation and are still making the top ten twenty years later.
DVD
2009
Clemons (Stacks)
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Jandek on Corwood

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Explores the work of the musician Jandek, who has produced over 30 albums since 1978 without a single live performance. Contains interviews with a broad spectrum of people familiar with Jandek's musical career, including music industry representatives, record store owners, disc jockeys and music critics.
DVD
2003
Clemons (Stacks)
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Simon and Garfunkel: The Concert in Central Park

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Long awaited reunion of the world's most loved music duo Simon &Garfunkle.
DVD
2003
Clemons (Stacks)
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A Concert Behind Prison Walls

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Johnny Cash headlines this 1976 televised concert, shot inside the Tennessee State Prison and featuring Linda Ronstadt, Roy Clark and Foster Brooks.
DVD
2004
Clemons (Stacks)
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American Roots Music

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Features historic and documentary footage of 20th century pioneering artists. Includes blues, country, gospel, folk, Cajun, sydeco, bluegrass, tejano and Native American music.
DVD
2001
Clemons (Stacks)
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Gimme Somethin' to Dance to!: What Is Bhangra?

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Documents the rising popularity of bhangramusic, originally from the Punjab and popularized in England, principally by Bally Sagoo, with the addition of Western instrumentation, rap and techno beats, and special effects. Popular over American radio stations, bhangramusic brings together ethnic groups within the expatriate Indian community. Featured are interviews with various radio DJ's.
VHS
1995
Clemons (Stacks)
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Somewhere Over the Rainbow: Harold Arlen

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This film chronicles the life of American songwriter, arranger and pianist Harold Arlen. Through introspective interviews with acclaimed artists, this popular composer's brilliant career is revisited. It also features solo piano performances and home movies by Harold Arlen.
DVD
1999
Clemons (Stacks)
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Woodstock: 3 Days of Music and Peace

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Presents the Woodstock rock music festival.
Laserdisc
1989
Ivy (By Request)
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Your Hit Parade

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Presents four live kinescopes featuring the top tunes of the weeks March 1, 1952; April 3, 1954; May 22, 1954 and Sept. 11, 1954.
VHS
1985
Ivy (By Request)
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Woodstock: 3 Days of Peace & Music

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This is the 25th anniversary of Woodstock, and the videotape is considered one of the best concert films ever made. This is the director's cut, a widescreen edition, with 30 minutes of previously unseen performances restored.
Laserdisc
1994; 1969
Ivy (By Request)
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Boogie Woogie Blues

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Hadda Brooks sings and accompanies herself on the piano. Selections include "Don't take your love from me," "I'm tired of everything but you," and "Don't you think I ought to know."
VHS
1985
Ivy (By Request)
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Yours for a Song: The Women of Tin Pan Alley

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Profiles the lives and work of the women songwriters of the Tin Pan Alley era, including Dorothy Fields, Kay Swift, Dana Suesse and Ann Ronell, through interviews, archival footage, motion picture clips, photographs, and interpretations of their songs by contemporary performers.
DVD
1999; 1998
Clemons (Stacks)
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Sinatra: The Classic Duets

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Footage of some of Frank Sinatra's most famous duets from his ABC television program, with commentary by Frank Sinatra, Jr., Nancy Sinatra and Tina Sinatra.
DVD
2003; 2002
Clemons (Stacks)