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.
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
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
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 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.
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.
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.