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35 Music Documentaries Worth Seeing 

I Am Trying To Break Your Heart: A Film About Wilco (2002)

Over the course of two hours, Wilco is seen recording Yankee Hotel Foxtrot and then getting shafted by Reprise. We love the part where a harried Jeff Tweedy and family are at a fast food place trying to stay sane. --Craig Hlavaty
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This week, the latest music documentary -- One Direction: This is Us -- hits theaters. Director Morgan Spurlock spent three months on tour with the guys, whirling from Japan to Norway to Mexico, but doesn't seem to have asked them a single question besides, "How does it feel to be really, really popular?" Instead, he lumps them together like a box of chicken nuggets.

As an antidote, we present this collection of 35 music documentaries that are worth seeing.

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Published on August 29, 2013

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