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UK Garage / Grime / 2step / Dubstep

King Midas Sound – Documentary (Parts 1 & 2)

Interesting mini doc on King Midas Sound, a great three piece collective that I had the pleasure to interview 2 years ago. (link to the interview) “On KMS’ new record called “Without You”, Kevin Martin (aka The Bug) takes the art of versioning seriously, hence this whole album of King …

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Berlin : Real Scenes by Resident Advisor
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House / Techno

Berlin : Real Scenes (a Resident Advisor movie)

For the third edition of Real Scenes, RA and Bench go to one of the most special places for electronic music in the world: Berlin. When the Berlin Wall came down in 1989, techno became the underground soundtrack to the reunion between East and West. In recent years, it’s become …

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Boogie / Funk / Disco

Zapp & Roger – The Documentary

TV One’s Documentary on one of the greatest and most influential Funk bands — Zapp and talkbox master – Roger Troutman!

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Hip-Hop

Big Daddy Kane – The Documentary

I’m just a total sucker for music documentaries, put on something about the making of an album by a band I don’t even like and I’ll watch it. But this is just an absolutely essential watch for any hip-hop head. Big Daddy Kane was before my time and obviously, I …

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House / Techno

“Back in the House” NYC House Music Documentary

Long trailer about a future 2hr house music film documentary NYC mid 90s era including many Djs such as Francois K, Joe Claussell, Frankie Knuckles, Junior Vasquez, Danny Tenaglia, etc…at Twilo, Tunnel, Vinyl, Palladium, the story of Strictly Rhythm, Nervous, etc.. www.backinthehouse.com

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Reggae

BBC presents History of Reggae in the UK

An absolute must watch documentary from the BBC covering the history of the roots of reggae and caribbean music in the United Kingdom.

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Wot U Call It? “Nu-Step Documentary” by J Da Flex (circa 2003)

Yesterday J Da Flex tweeted a link to a 29 minute audio documentary from 2003 called 2-step,”nu-step”, Dubstep, ”Future Garage”. Documenting the evolution of the styles and wheres it’s mutating to in this current day. It’s quite exciting and interesting. It even features 17 year old benga making a beat …

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Soul

“Still Bill” Documentary: Bill Withers

Just rented this on my brand new AppleTV thingie and I can’t recommend this highly enough. A very honest and real look into the life of Bill Withers. The movie gives us an intimate look as he celebrates his 70th birthday, reminisces on a great career that started surprisingly late …

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Hip-Hop

A Tribe Called Quest “Beats, Rhymes & Fights” Trailer

I just read some amazing news from my good friends at Potholes In My Blog that ATCQ is coming out with a documentary! “During Rock The Bells 2008 tour Michael Rapaport starting filming his A Tribe Called Quest documentary called Beats, Rhymes and Fights: The History of A Tribe Called …

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