As TVD’s Jon Pacella wrote last January, “If there’s one thing that is always on the mind of record collectors—besides what records they already have or may need—it’s what other record collectors have. Facebook, Meetup, and various other online outlets offer a haven for vinyl enthusiasts to share their treasures with like-minded individuals.”
“Filmmaker Jason Blackmore took this a step further, posing the question, “What do the people making the music have on their shelves?” In his new documentary film, Records Collecting Dust, he engages a wide array of musicians to find out.
Relying on off-camera questions, Records Collecting Dust shifts from one common thread to the next, splitting the movie into segments. Punk luminaries like Jello Biafra, Keith Morris, Mike Watt, and Chuck Dukowski sound off, joined by artists like Matt Pike (High on Fire, Sleep), Nick Oliveri (Queens of the Stone Age, Kyuss, Mondo Generator), Matt Caughthran (The Bronx), and more…”
Records Collecting Dust finds its way to DVD and Video On Demand on July 8, 2015 and to whet your appetite for its return—or for those of you who might have missed one of our favorite docs of the year to date the first time around—we’ve got an exclusive clip from the film to reel you in.
Preorder Records Collecting Dust on DVD here and for digital viewing here—and there’s an online auction your can participate in to bid for a signed Records Collecting Dust movie poster autographed by Jello Biafra, Keith Morris, Justin Pearson, Danny Benair, Lisa Fancher, Clifford Dinsmore, and the doc’s director Jason Blackmore. Proceeds of the auction are to benefit San Diego Habitat for Humanity.