Tags: documentary

Frankie Knuckles Documentary | RhythmTravels.com

Frankie Knuckles and The Roots of House Music [Documentary]

Universally considered the “Godfather of House Music,” Frankie Knuckles will be used as a lens to create a more thorough exploration of an important black genre of music. The documentary will show the house music pioneer from the time of New York City’s Paradise Garage and Chicago’s legendary Warehouse, which is widely recognised as the […]

Latin American Music | RhythmTravels.com

Three new documentaries about Latin American music in production

The Argentinian label ZZK have for the last eight years been one of the most important labels to share new electronic latin american music such as Digital Cumbia and Electronic Folklore to the rest of the world. Started out as a group called Zizek Collective in Buenos Aires, Argentina with their own club nights they eventually […]

DJ Mag Top 100 DJ's | RhythmTravels.com

Corruption of DJ MAG Top 100 DJ’s Documentary

The annual DJ Mag Top 100 DJ’s list have lately caused some controversy since many speculate that the list is being fixed and not giving an accurate picture of the scene. Last year multiple witnesses came forward exposing the Belgian DJ duo Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike after winning the number one spot, that they’ve […]

Space Ibiza | RhythmTravels.com

Space Ibiza: 27 Years of Clubbing History [Documentary]

Space Ibiza recently had its final nights after it being sold to the owners of Ushuaïa. This documentary lets us know how it started to what it had become and how it had influenced the electronic music scene for ever. Featuring some big names as Eric Morillo, Roger Sanchez, Carl Cox, Richie Hawkin, Dennis Ferrer, Barbara […]

What is Vaporwave | RhythmTravels.com

What is Vaporwave?

A mini documentary about the internet music genre Vaporwave has been released by the YouTuber Fredrik Knudsen, who is behind the mini-documentary series called Down the Rabbit Hole that explores odd sensations that have gained popularity through the internet. In this documentary Fredrik explores the history of Vaporwave, from Oneohtrix Point Never to Simpsonwave. Vaporwave […]

Burning Man Documentary | RhythmTravels.com

Reborn From The Ashes – Burning Man Documentary

Burning Man is happening right now in the desert of Nevada. For us who is at home missing out on the event, we thought that we’d share this documentary to make us feel even worse for not being there 😀 “Reborn From The Ashes” is a documentary from the International Wood Culture Society. This film […]

Paradise Garage Movie | RhythmTravels.com

Paradise Garage to become a movie

Paradise Garage was a foundational nightclub notable in the history of modern dance music, as well as LGBT and nightclub cultures. Founded by Michael Brody and was located at 84 King Street, in the Hudson Square neighborhood of New York City. Operated from 1977 to 1987 and was the base for resident DJ Larry Levan. […]

Gqom documentary | RhythmTravels.com

Woza Taxi – Gqom Secret Stash Out Of The Locations [Documentary]

Gqom is the latest new electronic music style emerging from South Africa specifically Durban. It started around 2008 with its roots in House Music that lately been gaining worldwide recognition. Crudo Volta Radio based in Rome and the Label Gqom Oh! collaborated to create this documentary about the taxis importance within this emerging music scene […]

Godfather of Disco | RhythmTravels.com

The Godfather of Disco [Documentary]

Pioneer. Activist. Survivor. The Godfather of Disco is a documentary based on Mel Cheren’s autobiography, My Life and the Paradise Garage: Keep on Dancin‘. Through a series of interviews with a whos who of the dance music community, Mel’s extraordinary story is recounted. From his beginnings in Boston to his first job at a record […]

From Jack to Juke Documentary | RhythmTravels.com

From Jack to Juke 25 Years of Ghetto House (documentary)

This is one of my favorite Music Documentaries by Sonali Aggarwal looking at the electronic side of Chicago music from the last two and a half decades. Chicago is the Mecca of house music where it all began to what we call House and EDM today. Back in the early 80s a music genre that […]