Tom Dowd And The Language Of Music

  |  Buy to Own: 13/06/2005
  |  160 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC
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Feature-length documentary which provides a personal portrait of legendary recording engineer and producer Tom Dowd. Dowd himself is featured in a series of interviews from 1996, the year he won a lifetime achievement award from the National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences, until 2002, the year of his death. He is shown both at work behind the soundboards as well as reflecting on his memorable career. Other interview subjects include artists Ray Charles and Eric Clapton, record producers Phil Ramone and Arif Mardin, and surviving members of the Allman Brothers Band and Lynyrd Skynyrd.