Rumble: The Indians Who Rocked the World

September 15th – September 17th
Various
This revelatory documentary brings to light the overlooked influence of Indigenous people on popular music in North America. Focusing on icons like Link Wray (whose 1958 single, Rumble, provided Pulp Fiction’s power chords), Jimi Hendrix, Buffy Sainte-Marie, Taboo, Charley Patton, Mildred Bailey, Jesse Ed Davis, Robbie Robertson and Randy Castillo, Rumble shows how these pioneering Native American musicians helped shape the soundtrack of the world. Winner of a Special Jury Prize for Masterful Storytelling at the Sundance Film Festival, Rumble features priceless interviews with musicians and historians including Buddy Guy, Steven Van Zandt, Tony Bennett, Iggy Pop, Wayne Kramer, Taj Mahal, Martin Scorsese, Quincy Jones, John Trudell, Steven Tyler, Alvin Youngblood Hart, Monk Boudreaux, George Clinton, Jackson Browne, Joy Harjo, Marky Ramone, Robert Trujillo, Slash, Rhiannon Giddens, Pat Vegas, Dan Auerbach and Taylor Hawkins of The Foo Fighters. (102 min.)
Categories: Film
Add to Calendar 09 15 2017 09 17 2017 America/Detroit Rumble: The Indians Who Rocked the World This revelatory documentary brings to light the overlooked influence of Indigenous people on popular music in North America. Focusing on icons like Link Wray (whose 1958 single, Rumble, provided Pulp Fiction’s power chords), Jimi Hendrix, Buffy Sainte-Marie, Taboo, Charley Patton, Mildred Bailey, Jesse Ed Davis, Robbie Robertson and Randy Castillo, Rumble shows how these pioneering Native American musicians helped shape the soundtrack of the world. Winner of a Special Jury Prize for Masterful Storytelling at the Sundance Film Festival, Rumble features priceless interviews with musicians and historians including Buddy Guy, Steven Van Zandt, Tony Bennett, Iggy Pop, Wayne Kramer, Taj Mahal, Martin Scorsese, Quincy Jones, John Trudell, Steven Tyler, Alvin Youngblood Hart, Monk Boudreaux, George Clinton, Jackson Browne, Joy Harjo, Marky Ramone, Robert Trujillo, Slash, Rhiannon Giddens, Pat Vegas, Dan Auerbach and Taylor Hawkins of The Foo Fighters. (102 min.) 5200 Woodward Ave., Detroit, Michigan 48202 aBiAKdWFvzLJBiabzmaP28799 MM/DD/YYYY
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Ticket Prices, Admission, Fees: $9.50 General Admission; $7.50 DIA Members; $7.50 Senior Citizens and Students
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Secured self-parking is available off John R Street, just south of Kirby, daily, for a fee. See DIA website for other parking options.

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