A Band Called Death Reviews

August 16, 2013
An especially pointed variation on one of music's most oft-told tales: A band formed ahead of its time sits in muffled obscurity while others reap the harvest of what it first planted.
July 12, 2013
Fortunately, Bobby and Dannis, the surviving brothers, prove genial company.
July 3, 2013
If the brothers seem a little drunk on their own myth, they're also genuinely humbled by the band's rediscovery and warmed by the fact that their kids have carried on the family tradition.
July 3, 2013
A Band Called Death shines the light on a previously unexplored corner of musical history and does it in an accessible, straightforward manner.
July 1, 2013
Death never got very far, and their story is a fascinating one, told beautifully by Jeff Howlett and Mark Christopher Covino.
June 28, 2013
Their story can feel almost too ready-made for the telling, but it's well worth a listen.
June 28, 2013
... a must-watch for fans of punk music, vinyl record wonks, or even those interested ... a visionary entertainment dream.
June 27, 2013
[A] generous, spirited documentary [that captures] one of the strangest and most inspiring of all family stories of tragedy and triumph that this crazy country has produced.
June 27, 2013
It was fans' ardor that began the Death revival and propels the movie's exhilarating second half.
June 27, 2013
If you're looking for a 96-minute jolt of joy, look no further than this uplifting, well-made documentary ...