Watch a short video about Aretha Franklin and her connection to music producer Jerry Wexler.
Trailer for the documentary Tom Dowd and the Language of Music.
A feature-length documentary profiling the life and work of a man whose personal history reflects the evolution of modern music and recording technology: legendary producer/ recording engineer Tom Dowd. Interviews with icons of the recording industry tell the story of this unsung hero, while historical footage, photographs and classic music tracks expose the audience to the world of the recording studio. It s here that the master of his craft, Tom Dowd, recounts the recording sessions and technical achievements, which altered the course of contemporary music.
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