Sparks team up with Edgar Wright for documentary

June 23, 2018 in News

The Mael brothers and British director Edgar Wright will collaborate on the documentary celebrating the career and music of Sparks…

Garth Brooks

First viewing of The Last Songwriter

April 24, 2017 in News

Documentary film exploring how streaming adversely impacts the American songwriter, starring Garth Brooks, will premiere at the Nashville Film Festival…

Marvin Gaye

Marvin Gaye documentary in the works

July 13, 2016 in News

The film, which has the approval of the soul legend’s family, will look at the making of ‘What’s Going On’…

Janis Joplin

Janis Joplin film to premiere at Venice Film Festival

August 1, 2015 in News

Cat Power narrates the documentary, which could be the first film about Joplin’s life to make it to the screen…

Syd Barrett

New Syd Barrett film on its way

June 27, 2015 in News

The feature-length documentary ‘Have You Got It?’ has been directed by Randy Bogawa and will be released later this year…

Elliott Smith

Elliot Smith documentary to be released on DVD

May 25, 2015 in News

‘Heaven Adores You’, the documentary about the late Elliott Smith, will be released on DVD and Blu-ray in the summer…

Top 10 Songwriting Documentary Clips

Six Of The Best: Songwriting Documentary Clips

May 21, 2012 in Features, Tips & Techniques

We’ve scoured the depths of YouTube to bring you a half dozen video clips which provide some priceless songwriting tips…