This from the AES NYC Section. For what it's worth, this is a really good documentary, recently
broadcast on PBS. Note that non-AES members are welcome:
The New York Section of the Audio Engineering Society
invites all folks
who are actively involved in professional audio
to join us for a most informative evening.
Students are especially welcome.
Tuesday, September 9th, 2014
Meet and Greet 6:30 P.M.
Presentation 7:00 P.M.
Dolby Screening Room
1350 Avenue of the Americas
A special film presentation
Host: Ken Hunold, Dolby
Presenter: Jonathan Abrams, Nutmeg Post
Located alongside the Tennessee River, Muscle Shoals, Alabama has helped create some of the most
important and resonant songs of all time. Overcoming crushing poverty and staggering tragedies, Rick
Hall brought black and white together to create music for the generations. He is responsible for
creating the "Muscle Shoals sound" and The Swampers, the house band at FAME Studios that eventually
left to start its own successful studio known as Muscle Shoals Sound. Gregg Allman and others bear
witness to Muscle Shoals' magnetism, mystery, and why it remains influential today.
This beautifully made documentary tells the story entirely with first-person accounts and
Director: Greg 'Freddy' Camalier.
Producers: Stephen Badger, Greg 'Freddy' Camalier.
Contributors include Gregg Allman, Bono, Clarence Carter, Jimmy Cliff, Aretha Franklin, Rick Hall,
Mick Jagger, Alicia Keys, Spooner Oldham, John Paul White, Keith Richards, Percy Sledge, Candi
Staton and Steve Winwood.
The film is provided by Swank Motion Pictures.
Please RSVP at once to https://www.eventbrite.com/e/muscle-shoals-screening-tickets-12942757135
The event is free of charge.