Tag Archive: rock’n’roll

‘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

ENTOURAGED

Entouraged is dedicated to Her Aim Is True’s believers By Karen Whitehead Audiences are not what they used to be. Far from passive consumers of the arts, these days it would be better… 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

Bring Up The Audiences!

Bring Up The Audiences! By Her Aim Is True Director, Karen Whitehead Ask just about any indie filmmaker and they will tell you their single biggest fear once they have successfully completed their… 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

Lost and Found in Seattle

By Her Aim Is True director, Karen Whitehead What drives dozens of talented musicians who have had legendary careers fusing rock, blues and folk since the early 1960s to come together in a… Continue reading

The Boys From Tacoma

Behind the scenes of Jini Dellaccio’s first rock n roll photo shoot in the early 1960s is a captivating story of teens coming of age in a blue collar town, determined to create… Continue reading

Only Connect

By Her Aim Is True director, Karen Whitehead When I was writing the end of year review for the production (The twelve doc tales of christmas) what I described was the community around… Continue reading