Event: “Reel Rock ‘n’ Roll: Rockin’ Rarities on Film” Guest curator Pete Gowdy and Oddball Films present an evening of rare 1960s and 1970s rock, British Invasion, psych and a prog performance on film. Anchored by two episodes of John Byner’s wild, anarchic, 1970 “Something Else” TV program (featuring full performances by CCR, 3 Dog [...]
Event: “’Til Things Are Brighter: Johnny Cash & Friends” Guest curator Pete Gowdy and Oddball Films present an evening of rare 1940s, 1950s and 1960s TV shows, feature film clips and Soundies featuring the immortal Johnny Cash (on the eve of his birthday) and the cult artists of country and rockabilly. Films include “Star Route- [...]
Event: “Kooks, Eccentrics and Oddballs: Diggers, Shooters and Wirewalkers”. Guest curator Pete Gowdy and Oddball Films present an evening of documentary films profiling exceptionally eccentric free thinkers, artists and radicals. The exceptionally rare Nowsreal (1968) is the abstract film document of the final days of the San Francisco Diggers movement; Chris Burden (1989), the infamous [...]
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...All things Pete Gowdy. I'll be posting my DJ gigs, weekly Oddball Film events, and the occasional rant here. If you're looking to buy records from my label, Flare Records, USA, please visit the Flare Records Shoppe via the link to the left.