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Summary: On February 7th, 2003, renowned artists across multiple music genres and generations commandeered the stage at New York City?s Radio City Music Hall to pay tribute to their common heritage and passion - the blues. This documentary captures the night?s magic and weaves a history of the blues through the juxtaposition of performances, backstage interviews, rehearsals and archival clips of some of the greatest names in American music. (Sony Pictures Classics)
Runtime: 103 min
Rating: Rated PG-13 for brief strong language.
Production: Jigsaw Productions
Genres: Music, Documentary
Country: USA
Language: English
Home Release Date: Mar 8, 2005
Director Credit
Antoine Fuqua Director
Principal Cast Credit
Clarence 'Gatemouth' Brown Himself
James Blood Ulmer Himself
Solomon Burke Himself
Cast Credit
Aerosmith Themselves
Bill Cosby Himself
Chuck D. Himself
Dr. John Himself
Gregg Allman Himself
Honeyboy Edwards Himself
John Fogerty Himself
Macy Gray Herself
Natalie Cole Herself
Robert Cray Himself
Ruth Brown Herself
Shemekia Copeland Herself
Producer Credit
Alex Gibney Producer
Jack Gulick Producer
Jody Allen Executive Producer
Margaret Bodde Producer
Martin Scorsese Executive Producer
Paul G. Allen Executive Producer
Richard Hutton Co-Producer
Susan Motamed Co-Producer Movie title data, credits, and poster art provided by: