Category: Movie & DVD Reviews

Prince: Up Close & Personal (Nibon Silver/MVD)

Prince Up Close & Personal (Nibon Silver/MVD) With the music market being flooded with Prince material since his untimely death earlier this year, fans must tread lightly on what is a good find and what is rehashed trash. “Up Close…

Lee Scratch Perry: Vision of Paradise (Cadiz Music)

Lee Scratch Perry Vision of Paradise (Cadiz Music) Legendary reggae/dub pioneer Lee “Scratch” Perry has always been an odd cat, so it’s appropriate that any documentary about him would be just as quirky. Lee Scratch Perry’s ‘Vision of Paradise’ is…

David Bowie: Iconic (Time Zone)

David Bowie Iconic (Time Zone) This is an unauthorized low-budget DVD which seems to have had more effort put into the packaging than the DVD content. It is three roughly 20-minute interviews, or three chunks of very lightly edited interviews….

Vinyl: The Complete First Season (HBO)

Vinyl The Complete First Season (HBO) One of the most talked about TV series of the year, “Vinyl” appeared to have everything going for it: created by Mick Jagger and Martin Scorsese with a focus on the debaucheries of the…