LOS ANGELES, January 28, 2008 – Reggae music musician/producer/filmmaker, Jack Miller, has been at the world famous Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah this past week bringing his historical music movie documentary film, Dreadlock Rock to the international film community. The film festival started by Hollywood movie legend, Robert Redford and his Sundance Film Institute, has become the premiere festival worldwide each year. “What an inspiration this festival has been,” effused Miller.
The Dreadlock Rock movie documentary will be screened in various markets and film festivals around North America in 2008. Special concert dates including Jack Miller and the Reggae music icons in the film and soundtrack will be planned also. The Dreadlock Rock movie soundtrack CD through is now available at all leading digital download services (I-TUNES, RHAPSODY, SONY’S CONNECT AND MORE) and available for purchase through the www.DreadlockRock.com website.
Dreadlock Rock Records will also release for digital download the following albums: Dreadlock Rock Dub (dub companion to the Dreadlock Rock movie soundtrack), Blue Riddim Live, James McWhinney (formerly of Big Mountain), and Vision (a Jack Miller compilation)
TUNE IN – Jack Miller will be in Los Angeles on Sunday, January 27 for radio interviews discussing Dreadlock Rock and more on Reggae Central with veteran broadcaster Chuck Foster / KPFK 90.7 FM (www.kpfk.org) at 3:00pm and Native Wayne’s Smoke-In with Wayne Jobson / INDIE 103.1 FM (www.indie1031.fm) at 4:30pm
ABOUT DREADLOCK ROCK:
Dreadlock Rock is an incredible musical and spiritual journey told through the lives of the brilliantly talented Jamaican musicians who’s “Reggae, Rasta Revolution” of one love, one heart would forever change the musical world. In 1977, California musician, Jack Miller went to Jamaica beginning a passionate, life long pilgrimage into the heart of the Kingston recording scene. Miller befriended, recorded & toured with a who’s who of Reggae superstars including Sly Dunbar & Robbie Shakespeare, the Mighty Diamonds, Big Youth, Rebel Rockers, the Reggae All-Stars, Blue Riddim Band, The Soul Syndicate and members of Third World and the Wailers. Documenting legendary recording sessions at Bob Marley’s Tuff Gong Studio, Harry J’s and Channel One Studios in Kingston, live concert performances and revealing interviews with Peter Tosh, Toots & the Maytals, Third World, Willie Nelson, Sly & Robbie, Tabby Diamond and Bob Marley & the Wailers. It’s a thirty year musical journey that comes full circle in a powerful climax at the “Reggae Summit” in Jamaica with the Love, Peace & Unity Band. This is a true insiders story about a musical family that has influenced the contemporary World culture.