D.A. Pennebaker

By the mid-1960s, Bob Dylan had shambled from the coffeehouses of Greenwich Village into the flashbulbs of the paparazzi and the questions of news reporters pondering the meaning of his protest songs. Dylan wanted no part of it and relentlessly .. more

May 7, 2011 7:40 PM I Hate Hollywood

D.A. Pennebaker was the go-to guy for rock movies in the ‘60s, having filmed Don’t Look Back and MontereyPop. Little wonder that the Oscar-nominated director was called on to document the Toronto Rock’n’Roll Revival festival, a day of ‘50s era st.. more

Jun 18, 2009 4:00 AM I Hate Hollywood

Clyde Stubblefield was James Brown’s drummer during the entertainer’s 1960s prime, filling in funk staples like “Say It Loud—I’m Black and I’m Proud,” “Cold Sweat,” “Ain’t it Funky Now&rdqu more

Jun 12, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

A funny thing about the ‘60s was that it made some folks miss the ‘50s. One of the starting points of the era’s nostalgic “rock’n’roll revival” was the show stopping performance documented in Little Richard: Live at theToronto Peace Festival 196.. more

Mar 3, 2009 5:00 AM I Hate Hollywood

If you think our nation's unmitigated access to countless avenues of exposure might hav PostSecret ,Books more

Sep 30, 2008 12:00 AM Books 1 Comments

The Milwaukee Brewers debut their high-profile new addition—Cleveland Indians’ left-handed pitcher C.C. Sabathia—tonight at its 7:05 game against the Colorado Rockies. Expectations are high, as the team believes Sabathia will be the pitcher that ... more

Jul 8, 2008 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee