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Music on Screen: Muscle Shoals

“Greg Camalier’s debut feature offers a worthy if sometimes ponderous take on a significant slice of U.S. popular music history.” – Variety

“An essential document of a defining era when ‘soul’ really meant something.” – Time Out

“Even casual music fans will enjoy behind-the-hits doc.” – Hollywood Reporter

“It is hands down one of the best music documentaries ever made.” – Seattle Times

97% on Rotten Tomatoes


Filmmaker Greg Camalier pays tribute to an Alabama city that holds a prominent place in music history. Artists who recorded at FAME Studios in Muscle Shoals, Ala., include Percy Sledge, Aretha Franklin and Lynyrd Skynyrd.

Sponsored by Suzanne Hopgood in honor of Frank Lord