Phil Spector

Rock, Rhythm & Doo Wop

 

In this vintage program first aired in 2001, host Frankie Valli and over 200 early rock and roll legends reunite for a once-in-a-lifetime concert to benefit public television. Performances from Little Anthony & The Imperials, Little Richard, Jay & The Americans, Fred Paris & The Five Satins, Jerry Butler, Lloyd Price, The Duprees and many others create an amazing evening, bringing to life the spirit of early rock and roll and doo wop.

 

SOUNDBREAKING
The Recording Artist

 

This wide-ranging, eight-part series, airing weeknights Nov. 14-23, explores the extraordinary impact of recorded music on our modern world. The series offers unprecedented access to more than 150 artists and producers from across the music spectrum, and features rare archival studio footage and an extensive soundtrack.

 

This series was the last creative project for Sir George Martin, the producer who was instrumental behind many of The Beatles’ albums, before he passed away in March.

 

The Recording Artist
Explore the role of the record producer through profiles of some of music’s greatest producers. Featured: The Beatles, George Martin, Joni Mitchell, Tom Petty, Elvis Presley, Rick Rubin, Phil Spector, Cat Stevens, Sly Stone, Tina Turner and more.