[youtube]ChXk4R0mGNw[/youtube] “Everyday Sunshine: The Story Of Fishbone” will screen in Detroit starting this Thursday December 15th through the 18th at the Cass City Cinema. Chris Metzler, one of the directors of the documentary, will be on hand for Q & A sessions after the screenings on the 15th and 16th.
Chris Metzler and Lev Anderson’s almost two-hour documentary on Afro-Punk godfathers Fishbone is an interior look at the band’s origins, their internal battles and external battles with an industry that never had a prominent place for swarthy genre-crossing rockers. Fishbone became rare Black punk rockers who melded funk, ska, reggae
[youtube]-RvBsN2ydg8[/youtube] Fishbone have been at for 25 years only to watch lesser bands surpass them in commercial success. It’s been a hard road for them as Black men doing a blend of rock, funk, ska and R&B. From ’86 to ’96 they had a deal with Columbia and produced some