I Need That Record!: The Death (Or Possible Survival)... DVD


Guerilla filmmaker Brendan Toller unleashes "I Need That Record!: The Death (Or Possible Survival) Of The Independent Record Store." A tour-de-force tale of greed, media consolidation, homogenized radio, big box stores, downloading and technological shifts in the music industry told through candid interviews, crestfallen record store owners, startling statistics and eye-popping animation. Featuring Ian MacKaye of Dischord Records/Fugazi/Minor Threat, activist/author Noam Chomsky, Mike Watt of the Minutemen, Thurston Moore of Sonic Youth, Lenny Kaye of the Patti Smith Group, Chris Frantz of the Talking Heads/Tom Tom Club, guitar composer Glenn Branca, Patterson Hood of Drive-By Truckers, Pat Carney of the Black Keys, punk author Legs McNeil, rock photographer Bob Gruen, B.P. Helium (guitarist from Of Montreal) and many indie record stores across the U.S. of A.

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