Release Date: March 26th, 2004
DVD Release Date: August 17th, 2004
R|1 hr 34 min
This documentary traces Rodney Bingenheimer's journey from a hard-luck childhood to a successful career as a disc jockey. Involved in the Los Angeles rock 'n' roll scene since the 1960s, the omnipresent Bingenheimer has seen his fair share of both triumphs and hardships during his time as a musical taste-maker. Featuring interviews with rock legends like David Bowie, Brian Wilson and Beck all chiming in on Bingenheimer, the film also underlines the consequences of romanticizing fame.
Director: George Hickenlooper
Production Co: Question Mark Productions, Kino-Eye American, Caldera Productions, Perna Productions