Saturday, August 26

Special Events ArchiveMassachusetts Independent Film Festival 2017

Block B3: Nathan East: For the Record

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Nathan East: For the RecordNathan East: For the Record

dir. Chris Gero. 87min
Nathan East For The Record is a documentary film that takes viewers behind-the-scenes as one of the most influential bass players in modern music recorded his debut solo album last year. His long-awaited solo album (released in March) spent four weeks at #1 on Billboard’s Contemporary Jazz Album chart and 34 weeks in the top position on smoothjazz.com.For The Record also chronicles Nathan’s three decade plus career from when he hit the road age 16 with Barry White, his session and touring work across musical genres and membership in the legendary jazz quartet Fourplay. The film features interviews with many of the musicians he’s worked with including Clapton, Phil Collins, Lionel Richie, Quincy Jones, Vince Gill, Herbie Hancock, Don Was and more.


httpv://youtu.be/pO6-ECotdCM

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