Asbury Park: Riot, Redemption, Rock n Roll Reviews

May 28, 2019
If you're a rock and roll fan, whether Bruce Springsteen or otherwise, you probably have enjoyed music that came out of Asbury Park.
May 26, 2019
The Boss's music is used sparingly to punctuate Asbury Park's rise.
May 23, 2019
While Asbury Park: Riot, Redemption, Rock 'n' Roll too often feels like a promotional video created by a local tourism organization, it nonetheless provides an engaging history of the town and its once-vibrant music scene.
May 23, 2019
While the film may feel at times like it was made under the auspices of an Asbury Park tourism board, it's at least a theoretical tourism board that has a good awareness that a dystopia doesn't shift back to utopia overnight, or even over a neat 50 years.
May 4, 2019
Featuring interviews with Springsteen, Van Zandt and Southside Johnny - the holy trinity of the New Jersey sound, Asbury Park: Riot, Redemption, Rock 'n' Roll delivers the heart, soul and tales that you would hope for in such a documentary.
April 29, 2019
this is - until about the two-thirds mark - a wonderfully interesting documentary.
April 26, 2019
An interesting piece of piece of music history, better at getting the early Springsteen story than at the complex racial/economic history of the town that spawned him.