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Melody Makers: Should've Been There (2016)

Melody Maker Magazine's Chief Contributing Photographer(1965-1975), Barrie Wentzell tells the story of the rise and fall of the magazine, which marked the end to a style of rock n' roll journalism that no longer exit's today.

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Leslie Ann Coles
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Cast

Credited cast:
Steve 'Abbo' Abbot Steve 'Abbo' Abbot ... Himself
Keith Altham ... Himself - NME Journalist / Publicist
Ian Anderson ... Himself - Jethro Tull
Rick Buckler Rick Buckler ... Himself
Eric Burdon ... Himself
Chris Charlesworth ... Himself (as Christopher Charlesworth)
Dave Cousins Dave Cousins ... Himself
Jeff Dexter ... Himself - DJ, Club Promoter, Record Producer and Dancer
Judy Dyble Judy Dyble ... Herself
Ian Grant ... Himself - Manager (The Stranglers, The Cult, Big Country)
Alan Jones ... Himself
Sonja Kristina Sonja Kristina ... Herself
Dan McCafferty ... Himself
Steve Nardelli ... Musician - The Syn
Christopher Tsangarides Christopher Tsangarides ... Himself (as Chris Tsangarides)
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Melody Maker Magazine's Chief Contributing Photographer(1965-1975), Barrie Wentzell tells the story of the rise and fall of the magazine, which marked the end to a style of rock n' roll journalism that no longer exit's today.

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The bible of rock 'n' roll


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UK | Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

27 September 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Melody Makers: Should've Been There See more »

Filming Locations:

Toronto, Canada See more »

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16:9 HD
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