Mar 9, 2020
The film successfully paints Ronstadt as a whip-smart, boundary-breaking artist... But it shys away from critically evaluating her accomplishments while portraying her as somewhat forgotten in today's music scene, which seems a tad unfair.
Oct 2, 2019
Mostly, the documentary makes you want to take a deep dive into her discography, especially that amazing run of albums from the 1970s, and that's one of the best things you can ask from any music documentary.
Sep 27, 2019
CNN Films could have taken a lesson from its subject by not pulling any punches.
Sep 13, 2019
But as this arresting film makes clear, that marvelous clarion voice lives on.
Sep 12, 2019
"Linda Ronstadt: The Sound of My Voice" is more a celebration of a life in music.
Sep 12, 2019
Since [Jeffrey Friedman and Rob Epstein] are a top-notch documentary duo with such probing films as The Celluloid Closet and The Times of Harvey Milk representative of their filmography, it's fair to have expected more from this music doc.
Sep 10, 2019
There's no need for her to apologize, as "The Sound of My Voice" makes resoundingly clear.
Sep 9, 2019
A beautiful, deeply moving and well-deserved tribute to this utterly singular woman and her talent.
Sep 6, 2019
If this film inspires people to rediscover her music, it is worth seeing.
Sep 5, 2019
Truly, the hits just keep on coming.
Sep 5, 2019
The film has Ronstadt's full cooperation, including her funny, charming narration throughout.
Sep 5, 2019
An inspiring portrait of the trailblazing rock 'n' roller, a big-hearted girl with a gorgeous voice and a soul to match.
Sep 5, 2019
She shows herself to be one of its indispensable interpreters, as a vocalist and also as a thinker - covering a sprawling landscape with elegance, passion and insight.
Sep 5, 2019
None of the procession of associates and other commentators make the case for her greatness better than Ronstadt herself, captured in vintage clip after vintage clip, singing the hell out of everything she does.
Sep 4, 2019
Like its subject, Linda Ronstadt: The Sound of My Voice hits all the right notes.
Sep 1, 2019
It isn't long into the film when the hagiographic soundbites from famous interviewees become the dominant mode.
May 10, 2019
Mostly, The Sound of My Voice is a welcome reminder of Ronstadt's can-do-anything spirit.
May 6, 2019
A visual and audio retrospective that sticks with you.
May 2, 2019
The movie is a maddeningly shallow look at Ronstadt's remarkable life.
May 2, 2019
A fitting tribute to a woman worthy of one whether or not she thinks so.