The most successful cult act ever, The Dave Matthews Band have somehow managed to side-step all of the usual routes to stardom and have instead used talent alone to promote their records and live shows into the super league.Now, several albums into a career showing no signs of decline, the story behind this incredible band's success is told on film. Plugging The Gaps is a sixty minute documentary on DMB which goes behind the music to reveal what it is that makes these guys do what they do, and appeal to millions in the process. Features more than 40 minutes of exclusive interviews with the group and those close to them.
With an excess of talent and a refusal to sell out, the Dave Matthews Band has become one of America's most-loved bands, continuing to sell out stadiums more than 10 years into their career and with no sign of slowing down. Reminiscent of the Grateful Dead in their jam-band, laid-back feel and the fervency of their fans, the band creates a consistently interesting, idiosyncratic blend of folk, rock, and jazz. This documentary explores the story of how Dave and his band got where they are today, exploring the history and process behind the music.
Music (General) |
Pop / Rock |