Before the Music Dies Documentary Film


Before the Music Dies Documentary Film
(For Erykah Badu – Artist Booking, Music Licensing, Co-Produced Release Party at SXSW Music Festival.)

Filmmaker Andrew Shapter shows the development of American music, using artists to reveal a current schism in the field, which separates into a homogenous corporate product and into more innovative and distinct work.
Initial release: March 12, 2006
Director: Andrew Shapter
Music composed by: Carl Thiel
Screenplay: Andrew Shapter, Joel Rasmussen
Producers: Joel Rasmussen, Lisa McWilliams, Michael Girard, Brian McNulty, Joseph Celis, Michael Lehrter