Melody Makers Reviews

December 17, 2019
The film of almost the same name, Melody Makers, directed by Leslie Ann Coles, gives the writers and photographers of the magazine's golden era a chance to tell the stories behind the stories.
November 29, 2019
While it's technically dry and straightforward, the film finds an agreeably nostalgic rhythm.
November 28, 2019
[A] hardly epochal but largely pleasant documentary...
November 27, 2019
Melody Makers will make music lovers desperately wish for a time machine to return to those halcyon days.
July 30, 2019
Although a tad threadbare in the talking-head department (here comes Eric Burdon, again), this cheerful history of the British music weekly Melody Maker has enough inside dope to maintain interest.
July 29, 2019
It's always engaging and professionally designed in terms of the overall content, but it also feels at times like a shorter film that has been padded out to feature length.
July 29, 2019
Leslie Ann Coles' feature debut chronicles the magazine's heyday in the '60s and '70s; if Melody Maker had been a band, this was the period when it went electric.