Music documentary watchlist

Music documentaries on my watchlist.

Regularly updated list of music documentaries I think are worth watching.

  • Who Took the Bomp? Le Tigre on Tour
  • Rough Cut and Ready Dubbed
  • Lightning Bolt: The Power Of Salad
  • Sun Ra: Brother From Another Planet
  • Sun Ra: A Joyful Noise
  • Thelonious Monk: Straight, No Chaser
  • Miles Ahead
  • Rudeboy: The Story of Trojan Records
  • One More Time with Feeling
  • Respect Yourself: The Stax Records Story
  • The Night James Brown Saved Boston
  • Wild Combination: A Portrait of Arthur Russell
  • Miles Electric - A Different Kind Of Blue
  • I'll Sing for You
  • The Decline of Western Civilization
  • Let's Get Lost
  • Wattstax
  • Rock My Religion
  • Pump Up the Volume
  • The Artist Formerly Known As Captain Beefheart
  • Tuning In – A Film about Karlheinz Stockhausen
  • Vinyl
  • Classic Albums: Lou Reed - Transformer
  • The Cry of Jazz
  • Fela Kuti: Music Is the Weapon
  • Ladies and Gentlemen, Mr. Leonard Cohen
  • Jandek on Corwood
  • Hype!
  • The Rolling Stones: Cocksucker Blues
  • Cracked Actor
  • Magic Music from the Telharmonium
  • Made in Sheffield
  • Beautiful Dreamer: Brian Wilson and the Story of Smile
  • Primal Scream - Screamadelica
  • David Bowie: Five Years
  • Muscle Shoals
  • All Things Must Pass
  • Here to be Heard: The Story of The Slits
  • Long Strange Trip
  • The Rolling Stones: Sympathy for the Devil
  • Soul Power
  • The Possibilities Are Endless
  • 808
  • The Punk Syndrome
  • Pulp: a Film About Life, Death & Supermarkets
  • Joy Division
  • Krautrock : The Rebirth of Germany
  • The Rolling Stones: Stones in Exile
  • American Hardcore
  • We Jam Econo: The Story of the Minutemen
  • Lemmy
  • Derailroaded
  • The Nomi Song
  • The Filth and the Fury
  • No Distance Left to Run
  • Nas: Time Is Illmatic
  • The Stone Roses: Made of Stone
  • Supersonic
  • Pavement: Slow Century
  • The Beatles: Eight Days a Week - The Touring Years
  • A Poem Is a Naked Person
  • Sign 'o' The Times
  • Ornette: Made in America
  • Brian Eno 1971–1977: The Man Who Fell To Earth
  • Janis: Little Girl Blue
  • The Record Man
  • Cobain: Montage of Heck
  • Jaco
  • What Happened, Miss Simone?
  • Who Is Harry Nilsson (And Why Is Everybody Talkin' About Him?)
  • Miss Sharon Jones!
  • 20 Feet from Stardom
  • Gimme Shelter
  • Standing in the Shadows of Motown
  • Beats Rhymes & Life: The Travels of A Tribe Called Quest
  • Dave Chappelle's Block Party
  • Amy
  • Stop Making Sense
  • Searching for Sugar Man
  • Pink Floyd: Live at Pompeii
  • Screaming Men
  • Theremin: An Electronic Odyssey
  • Being Frank: The Chris Sievey Story
  • Eat That Question: Frank Zappa in His Own Words
  • Melody of Noise
  • Korla
  • Landfill Harmonic
  • Brute Force
  • From Straight To Bizarre
  • We Don't Care About Music Anyway
  • Half Japanese: The Band That Would Be King
  • Lee Scratch Perry's Vision of Paradise
  • How We Played the Revolution