Outstanding Sundowners Documentary included on DVD


October 18th, 2006 by Rami

"The Sundowners" is a wonderful and loving documentary by George Goehl ("Jimmy Martin: King of Bluegrass") and shows the history of a band that ruled the Chicago honky tonks for 30 years through rare performance footage and home movies. It can be found on the DVD Bloodied But Unbowed. This DVD features 31 videos and live performances from the likes of Ryan Adams, Bobby Bare Jr, Deadstring Brothers, Wayne Hancock, Alejandro Escovedo, Old 97s, and the Waco Brothers, 8 short films with appearances and performances by Split Lip Rayfield, Neko Case, Kelly Hogan, The Meat Purveyors and others, plus a photo and poster gallery .