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GLENDALE, AZ - FEBRUARY 03: Musician Tom Petty performs at the Bridgestone halftime show during Super Bowl XLII between the New York Giants and the New England Patriots on February 3, 2008 at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images); LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 12: Musician Brian Wilson performs at Roadside Attraction's 'Love and Mercy' DVD release and music celebration with Brian Wilson at the Vibrato Jazz Club on October 12, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images); LAS VEGAS, NV - NOVEMBER 13: Recording artist Ringo Starr performs with Ringo Starr & His All-Starr Band at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts on November 13, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Some of the biggest bands of the 1960’s emerged from Los Angeles’ Laurel Canyon, and its history is explored in the documentary Echo in the Canyon.

The film features appearances from Tom Petty, Brian Wilson, Ringo Starr, Eric Clapton, Graham Nash, Michelle Phillips, Jackson Browne, Stephen Stills, David Crosby and features Jakob Dylan as host/narrator interviewing all of these big names the chronical the iconic “California sound.”

Echo in the Canyon will open in L.A. on May 24, followed by New York on May 31. A nationwide release is tentatively planned for June.

 

Erica Banas is a rock/classic rock blogger. The first man she ever loved was Jack Daniel.  (True story.)

Erica Banas is rock/classic rock news blogger that loves the smell of old vinyl in the morning.