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 Street Floor "Muscle Shoals" 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 contemporaneous session footage. 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.