The second annual WXPN Music Film Festival will take place from April 11 to 14, screening 17 movies in a variety of University City venues.
Music movies of notes include Drew DeNicola's Big Star: Nothing Can Hurt Me, about the legendary Memphis power pop band; Greg Canmalier's Muscle Shoals, about the Alabama soul music sound that produced classics by Aretha Franklin, Wilson Pickett and the Rolling Stones; Twenty Feet From Stardom. Morgan Neville's Sundance hit that tells the unsung stories of back-up singers to the stars; A Year In The Live of Wayne's Phone, a compiliation of video footage shot by Flaming Lips' singer Wayne Coyne that left viewers deeply confused at this month's SXSW Film Festival in Austin, Texas; and Pleased To Meet Me, Archie Borders' fictional story of an aging punk and his former producer starring John Doe and Aimee Mann.
The Muscle Shoals trailer is below.
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