Category Archive: ROCK MUSIC

#TBT – Jini’s artistry at the Front of the Room

By Karen Whitehead, director HER AIM IS TRUE During my conversation with NBC San Diego’s culture and music blog, SoundDiego ahead of our screening tonight at the Museum of Photographic Arts I reminded myself… Continue reading

The Twelve “Doc” Tales of Christmas 2013

(12 memorable moments in the year indie film Her Aim Is True set out on a journey to reach audiences & screenings after 3 years of production!) TWELVE Is for our very final edit… Continue reading

Room with a Tacoma View

By Karen Whitehead, director Her Aim Is True There’s a myth about filmmaking you often hear: films happen when you turn on the cameras and you can always find your story when you… Continue reading

Finding Northwest Cool

FINDING NORTHWEST COOL, guest post by Her Aim Is True production intern, Annie Schweikert Like most of the audience for Her Aim Is True, the new indie documentary by Karen Whitehead, I had… Continue reading

‘Tall Cool One,’ The Wailers and the Northwest scene

TALL COOL ONE, The Wailers and the Northwest Scene Guest Post by John Broven The Wailers, widely reputed as the pioneering Northwest band, bounced into the national spotlight in 1959 with their very… Continue reading

ROCKED OUT IN SEATTLE

(Production postcard from Seattle International Film Festival by Karen Whitehead) Four years ago I had never heard of Jini Dellaccio. This week, I walked through crowds that I would normally associate with rock… Continue reading

OF BANDS AND BONDS

By Her Aim Is True Director, Karen Whitehead Of Bands and Bonds One of the most intriguing aspects of Jini Dellaccio’s story that formed the backbone of Her Aim Is True is about… Continue reading

TALKING PICTURES

Talking Pictures By Her Aim Is True director, Karen Whitehead Embarking on this journey to tell the unknown story of pioneering rock and roll photographer, Jini Dellaccio, I had no idea how deeply… Continue reading

REINVENTING THE GOLDEN YEARS

Reinventing The Golden Years, by Her Aim Is True director, Karen Whitehead It is funny how things come full circle. Just over three years ago I took a huge leap of faith that… Continue reading

Rock’s Outsiders

Rock’s Outsiders By Her Aim Is True director, Karen Whitehead It would be easy to write this as a rousing celebration of women’s achievements in rock and roll history, especially if you scan… Continue reading