Oakleigh RSL, 95-97 Drummond Street, Oakleigh Victoria 3166

SHIMMY & SHAKE FILM SOCIETY- 'GODFATHERS & SONS'

Directed By MARK LEVIN

 Directed by Marc LevinDirector Marc Levin (Slam, Whiteboys, Brooklyn Babylon) travels to Chicago with hip-hop legend Chuck D (of Public Enemy) and Marshall Chess (son of Leonard Chess and heir to the Chess Records legacy) to explore the heyday of Chicago blues as they unite to produce an album that seeks to bring veteran blues players together with contemporary hip hop musicians. Along with never-before-seen archival footage of Howlin’ Wolf, Muddy Waters and the Paul Butterfield Blues Band, are original performances by Koko Taylor, Otis Rush, Magic Slim, Ike Turner, and Sam Lay.

 

Wednesday 27 February
Doors open at 7.30 pm
Price: Membership: $15 for 3 sessions or $75 annually