A documentary on the everyday man behind the legend, Blaze Foley. Born in a tree house, killed in a friend's living room and 86'ed from his own funeral, is now a bona fide country music legend whose songs are covered by Merle Haggard, John Prine, Willie Nelson and Lyle Lovett.
South by Southwest Write-Up
How to fail in the music business and succeed as a legend.
7 April 2011 (USA)
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Aspect Ratio: 1.78 : 1 / (high definition)
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In the 1990s, filmmaker Kevin Triplett got his hands on a demo of Foley's music. This was the beginning of his fascination with fellow Texan Foley, and he took the next 12 years to make this unique documentary about him. See more