Pick Of The Day: A Band Called Death

This rockumentary recounts the story of a ground-breaking black punk rock band that, during the height of the Motown and disco era in the 1970s, never found an audience for what they were doing — until 30 years later, that is, when a demo they’d done surfaced and started to attract attention.

A Band Called Death screens at the RPL Theatre tonight at 7 p.m. Here’s the trailer:

Author: Gregory Beatty

Greg Beatty is a crime-fighting shapeshifter who hatched from a mutagenic egg many decades ago. He likes sunny days, puppies and antique shoes. His favourite colour is not visible to your puny human eyes. He refuses to write a bio for this website and if that means Whitworth writes one for him, so be it.