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Sample this [videorecording] / Propinquity Films presents ; a Dan Forrer film ; written by Dan Forrer ; producer, Robert Burris ; produced and directed by Dan Forrer.

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Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Media Center DVD 6699 37684001089221 Annex Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (83 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Distributor: New York, NY : Kino Lorber, [2013]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally produced in 2012.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Philip Hurn; editor, Mike Levine ; music, Perry Botkin, Incredible Bongo Band.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrated by Gene Simmons ; interviewees, Questlove, Rosey Grier, Karen Fawcett, Perry Botkin, Keg Johnson, Jerry Butler, Freda Payne, Mike Curb, Mike Melvoin, Mike Deasy, Bobbye Hall, Ed Greene, Jerry Scheff, Kat Hendrikse.
Summary, etc.:
Recounts how, on the streets of the Bronx in the summer of 1973, DJ Herc took the percussion breaks from an obscure album by the Incredible Bongo Band and extended them by playing them back to back.
System Details Note:
DVD, NTSC, widescreen (1.78:1), stereo.
Language Note:
English audio.
Subject: Hip-hop music > History
Rap (Music) > History.
Incredible Bongo Band.
Viner, Michael (Musician)
Disc jockeys > New York (State) > New York > History.
Appropriation (Arts) > History.
Genre: Documentary films.
Historical films.
Nonfiction films.
Musical films.
Feature films.

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