The Emotions Themselves as Themselves. William Bell Self as Self. Louise McCord Self as Self. Debra Manning Self as Self. Eric Mercury Self as Self. Freddy Robinson Self as Self. Lee Sain Self as Self. Ernie Hines Self as Self. The Newcomers Themselves as Themselves. Eddie Floyd Self as Self. The Temprees Themselves as Themselves. Frederick Knight Self as Self. Mel Stuart. More like this. Storyline Edit. The bleachers were set-up so that there would be Various - The Living Word - Wattstax 2 (Vinyl seating that included a Album) view of the stage, and a fence was built around the stage for the artists' safety.
Portable restrooms were rented for the artists to use before and after their sets and placed right under the side of the stage. Colored stage lighting was hammered onto poles on each corner of the stage. Stacked speakers were placed in each corner of the fenced area. LP the stage, a long table was placed to hold several open reel tape recorders, capturing the concert performances for later release on records.
A film crew, made up of a significant number of African-Americans at Stax's request,  was scattered from the top-row of the stadium to the corners of the stage where the artists were zoomed-in-on. The film crew was told to capture the artists singing, but also get shots of the crowd dancing. At around p. Guards stamped tickets and told concertgoers where their seats were located. The stadium's seats filled up hastily, while the production-team was making sure everything was good to go.
The concert's orchestra dubbed The Wattstax'72 Orchestra LP its composer, Dale Warrensat until p. At p. The documentary release of Wattstax includes, in addition to the festival sets by Rufus Thomas, Carla Thomas, the Staples Singers, the Bar-Kays, and many others, musical performances by artists who were unable to perform during the actual Wattstax concert.
Rather than being fully candid, these segments feature actors discussing predetermined topics. As originally edited, the Wattstax film concluded with two performances by Isaac Hayes of hit songs from the motion picture Shaft : " Theme from Shaft " and " Soulsville. Es traten u. Wattstax wurde von Stax Records veranstaltet und galt als «schwarze» Antwort auf Woodstock. Dennoch wurden sowohl der Film als auch der Soundtrack ausgezeichnet, u.
Kendricks starb an Lungenkrebs. Auf YouTube gibt's musikalisch nicht so furchtbar viel von Herrn Kendricks. Die Platte ist ziemlich gut, vor allem der Titeltrack [ ansehen ] ist gelungen. Oh, hier ist doch noch etwas wie immer aus Soul Trainallerdings nicht von diesem Album:. Eddie Kendricks: Boogie Down! The stadium's seats filled up hastily, while the production-team was making sure everything was good to go. The concert's orchestra dubbed The Wattstax'72 Orchestra and its composer, Dale Warrensat until p.
At p. The documentary release of Wattstax includes, in addition to the festival sets by Rufus Thomas, Carla Thomas, the Staples Singers, the Bar-Kays, and many others, musical performances by artists who were unable to perform during the actual Wattstax concert.
Rather than being fully candid, LP segments feature actors discussing predetermined topics. As originally edited, the Wattstax film concluded with two performances by Isaac Hayes of hit songs from the motion picture Shaft : " Theme from Shaft " and " Soulsville. As a result, Isaac Hayes was pulled from a tour in the Netherlands to return to Los Angeles and film a new performance number based around his next scheduled single, "Rolling Down a Mountainside.
Because of profanity used throughout the film's interview segments, Wattstax was rated "R" by the MPAA in the United States, preventing children under 17 from attending the film unaccompanied by an adult.
Despite that rating, Stax promoted the film to family audiences, spinning the "R" rating with the promotional tagline "Rated 'R' Because it's Real. Wattstax was restored and remastered inusing Apple 's Final Cut Pro and Cinema Tools to create new film and HD video elements from its original 16 mm film negatives. The original audio elements were used to create a new surround sound soundtrack and new stereo elements for soundtrack album releases.
The restored film first played in limited release in the United States during the summer of Coinciding with the preparation for the reissue of the film, Stax Records by this time an imprint of Fantasy Records and later Concord Music Group released the Wattstax: Music from the Festival and Film three-disc collection, containing remastered versions of live performances from the Wattstax concert and the ancillary Los Angeles shows seen in the film.
InStax released Wattstax: Highlights from the Soundtracka single-disc audio CD featuring only the songs included in the documentary film. Booker T. The original members of the group were Booker T. They also released instrumental records under their own name, including the hit single "Green Onions". As originators of the unique Stax sound, the group was one of the most prolific, respected, and imitated of its era.
By the mids, bands on both sides of the Atlantic were trying to sound like Booker T. Isaac Lee Hayes Jr. Hayes was one of the creative forces behind the Southern soul music label Stax Records, where he served both as an in-house songwriter and as a session musician and record producer, teaming with his partner David Porter during the mids. Stax Records is an American record label, originally based in Memphis, Tennessee.
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