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Various Artists - Blues Guitar Shootout - Sinnissippi Park Music Shell 7/9/05 DVD
Review by Gary Hill
Fans of the blues from outside the Illinois area may not have heard of the musicians featured on this disc, but they really should find out about them.
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Various Artists - Legends Live at Montreux 1997 DVD
Review by Gary Hill
Well, they couldn't have titled this one better. This DVD is an excellent film record of a concert from the renowned Montreux Jazz Festival, and all these guys are legends.
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Various Artists - Let It Rock DVD
Review by Steve Alspach
"Let It Rock" by Eagle Vision is a DVD that gives us a thoughtful look at the origins of rock and roll. The main occasion was a 1995 concert in Toronto's Massey Hall for Ronnie Hawkins, one of the pioneers of rock and roll in the 1950s.
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Various Artists - Going Underground: McCartney, The Beatles And The UK Counter-culture DVD
Review by Gary Hill
The first thing I noticed watching this documentary is that the title is a little misleading.

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Various Artists - In Heaven There Is No Beer DVD
Review by Gary Hill
“Scenes” have lifecycles.

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Various Artists - Blowing Fuses Left & Right: The Legendary Detroit Rock Interviews DVD
Review by Gary Hill
Two very important bands to come out of Detroit were MC5 and Iggy and the Stooges.

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Various Artists - Move Me Brightly BluRay
Review by Gary Hill
I don’t know how to try to recommend this to fans of Jerry Garcia and the Grateful Dead.

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Various Artists - 83 US Festival: Days 1-3 DVD
Review by Gary Hill
I wanted this to be a lot better than it is.

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Various Artists - Punk in Africa DVD
Review by Gary Hill
This is a pretty amazing documentary. I just couldn’t stop watching.

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Various Artists - Clockwork Orange County DVD
Review by Gary Hill
It should be noted right from the start that, although this film is about a punk rock scene, it’s less about the music and more about the scene and the club where it flourished.

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Various Artists - Positive Force: More Than A Witness; 30 Years Of Punk Politics In Action DVD
Review by Gary Hill
A lot of times musicians will give a lot of lip service to various charities.

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Various Artists - Rockin’ the Wall DVD
Review by Gary Hill
You really don’t hear a lot about how Western culture, and particularly music, contributed to the fall of the Iron Curtain.

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Various Artists - Salad Days: A Decade Of Punk In Washington, DC (1980-90) DVD
Review by Gary Hill
The Washington, DC punk scene was really a big deal.

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Various Artists - Izzy Young – Talking Folklore Center DVD
Review by Gary Hill
This is listed as Various Artists at Music Street Journal because it features a lot of different musicians. Izzy Young was the founder of The Folklore Center.

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Various Artists - Pride and Joy: The Story of Alligator Records BluRay
Review by Gary Hill
One thing I’ve noticed as both a music fan and reviewer over the years, labels often start with a specific focus.

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Various Artists - All Things Must Pass: The Rise and Fall of Tower Records DVD
Review by Gary Hill
First things first, this is not actually a "Various Artists" release. Other than some music playing and some interview clips, it really isn't about musicians.

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Various Artists - New Orleans Music in Exile BluRay
Review by Gary Hill
I think anyone who really enjoys music, and particularly music in the way it relates to a specific area will really like this documentary.

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Various Artists - Change Begins Within (A Benefit Concert for The David Lynch Foundation) DVD
Review by Gary Hill
I have to say that I don't support the cause for which this benefit was organized. That doesn't detract from the performance here, though.

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Various Artists - A Tribute To Les Paul: Live From Universal Studios Hollywood DVD
Review by Gary Hill

Come for the performances, stay for the documentary type stuff. A big chunk of this is all about some incredible live performances with musicians ranging from Joe Satriani to Buddy Guy to Slash, Neal Schon and Steve Lukather and more.


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Various Artists - Free to Rock 2 Disc DVD Set
Review by Gary Hill

This is a two disc set. The first disc is the original documentary. 


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Various Artists - Records Collecting Dust II DVD
Review by Gary Hill

Apparently this guy Jason Blackmore and I think alike at least in some ways.


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Various Artists - The US Generation: 1982 The US Generation BluRay DVD Set
Review by Gary Hill

This is a new documentary about the first US Festival. It features interviews with various people involved, including a lot of the musicians, backstage footage and performance footage.


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Various Artists - Glastonbury Fayre: 1971 The True Spirit Of Glastonbury Blu-Ray
Review by Gary Hill

Anyone coming into this video looking for a concert film is likely to be disappointed. Also, anyone offended by nudity and/or drug use should probably steer clear.


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Various Artists - Band Versus Brand DVD
Review by Gary Hill

This documentary is fascinating. More importantly, it's also entertaining.


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Stevie Ray Vaughn - Lonestar: Stevie Ray Vaughn 1984-1989 DVD
Review by Gary Hill
The period of Stevie Ray Vaughn's career covered in this documentary is one of lows and highs.

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Suzanne Vega - Live: Solitude Standing DVD
Review by Gary Hill
As far as I’m concerned there is something really magical about the music of Suzanne Vega.

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Sid Vicious - Sad Vacation: The Last Days of Sid and Nancy DVD
Review by Gary Hill
Perhaps for a lot of people the exposure to the story of Sid Vicious and Nancy Spungen started with the film "Sid and Nancy."

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