Jake Blues is just out of jail, and teams up with his brother, Elwood on a 'mission from God' to raise funds for the orphanage in which they grew up. The only thing they can do is do what they do best: play music. So they get their old band together, and set out on their way—while getting in a bit of trouble here and there.
Radiohead live in Poland from August 25, 2009. Setlist: 15 Step There There Weird Fishes/Arpeggi All I Need Optimistic 2 + 2 = 5 Street Spirit (Fade Out) The Gloaming Myxomatosis Paranoid Android Nude Videotape Karma Police Bangers + Mash Bodysnatchers Idioteque Everything in Its Right Place Encore: You and Whose Army? These Are My Twisted Words Jigsaw Falling Into Place I Might Be Wrong The National Anthem Encore 2: Reckoner Lucky Creep
The final show of the OK Computer tour from April 18, 1998. Setlist: Airbag Karma Police Talk Show Host Exit Music (for a Film) Planet Telex Climbing Up the Walls Just Bishop's Robes Subterranean Homesick Alien My Iron Lung The Trickster No Surprises The Bends Fake Plastic Trees Bones Paranoid Android Lucky Encore: Let Down Polyethylene (Part 2) Lurgee Street Spirit (Fade Out) Encore 2: How to Disappear Completely
A live set from Rock en Seine on August 26, 2006. Setlist: Airbag 2 + 2 = 5 The National Anthem My Iron Lung Morning Bell Fake Plastic Trees Videotape Nude The Gloaming Paranoid Android All I Need Pyramid Song Lucky The Bends I Might Be Wrong Idioteque Everything in Its Right Place Encore: You and Whose Army? Bodysnatchers There There Karma Police
A boy growing up in Dublin during the 1980s escapes his strained family life by starting a band to impress the mysterious girl he likes.
A vacuum repairman moonlights as a street musician and hopes for his big break. One day a Czech immigrant, who earns a living selling flowers, approaches him with the news that she is also an aspiring singer-songwriter. The pair decide to collaborate, and the songs that they compose reflect the story of their blossoming love.
In the Swedish city of Lethe, people from different walks of life take part in a series of short, deadpan vignettes that rush past. Some are just seconds long, none longer than a couple of minutes. A young woman (Jessica Lundberg) remembers a fantasy honeymoon with a rock guitarist. A man awakes from a dream about bomber planes. A businessman boasts about success while being robbed by a pickpocket and so on. The absurdist collection is accompanied by Dixieland jazz and similar music.
In this fascinating Oscar-nominated documentary, American guitarist Ry Cooder brings together a group of legendary Cuban folk musicians (some in their 90s) to record a Grammy-winning CD in their native city of Havana. The result is a spectacular compilation of concert footage from the group's gigs in Amsterdam and New York City's famed Carnegie Hall, with director Wim Wenders capturing not only the music -- but also the musicians' life stories.