Music History Movies, Movies about Music History

Here we've displayed a list of the best Music History films : Khachaturian(2003), United Nation: Three Decades of Drum & Bass(2020), Heartworn Highways(1976), Everything: The Real Thing Story(2019), Score: A Film Music Documentary(2016), Eric Clapton: Life in 12 Bars(2017), American Pop(1981), Echo in the Canyon(2018), Lords of Chaos(2018), The Devil's Horn(2016), England Is Mine(2017), Two Trains Runnin'(2016) ... ...

star 8.2/10
Khachaturian poster


A documentary about the life of Soviet Armenian composer Aram Khachaturyan. Among other events, the film covers Khachaturyan's difficulties working as a creative artist during the Stalin era.

Watch Now: amazon
star 8.1/10
United Nation: Three Decades of Drum & Bass poster

United Nation: Three Decades of Drum & Bass

EDM was born out of the Drum and Bass movement, which began in the early 1990's. The scene and its many style permutations have survived and thrived, and heavily influences Grime and the modern EDM arena.

Watch Now: amazon
star 8.0/10
Heartworn Highways poster

Heartworn Highways

The best music and the best whiskey come from the same part of the country.

Watch Now: amazon
star 7.7/10
Everything: The Real Thing Story poster

Everything: The Real Thing Story

Dubbed 'the black Beatles' by the British tabloids, the 'other' four lads from Liverpool recount their incredible story from the tough streets of Toxteth to the bright lights of New York.

Watch Now: amazon
star 7.5/10
Score: A Film Music Documentary poster

Score: A Film Music Documentary

A look at the cinematic art of the film musical score, and the artists who create them.

Watch Now: amazon apple
star 7.4/10
Eric Clapton: Life in 12 Bars poster

Eric Clapton: Life in 12 Bars

A look at the life and work of guitarist Eric Clapton, told by those who have known him best, including BB King, Jimi Hendrix, and George Harrison.

Watch Now: amazon
star 7.3/10
American Pop poster trailer Watch Trailer

American Pop

The story of four generations of a Russian Jewish immigrant family of musicians whose careers parallel the history of American popular music in the 20th century.

Watch Now: amazon apple
star 6.9/10
Echo in the Canyon poster

Echo in the Canyon

A look at the roots of the historic music scene in L.A.'s Laurel Canyon featuring the music of iconic groups such as The Byrds, The Beach Boys, Buffalo Springfield, and The Mamas and the Papas.

Watch Now: amazon apple
star 6.5/10
Lords of Chaos poster

Lords of Chaos

A teenager's quest to launch Norwegian Black Metal in Oslo in the early 1990s results in a very violent outcome.

Watch Now: amazon
star 6.3/10
The Devil's Horn poster

The Devil's Horn

An exploration of the seemingly mythological hold the saxophone has had on those who've played it, including Adolphe Sax, the man who invented it in 1840.

Watch Now: amazon
star 5.8/10
England Is Mine poster

England Is Mine

A portrait of Morrissey and his early life in 1970s Manchester before he went on to become the lead singer of seminal alternative rock band The Smiths.

Watch Now: amazon apple
Two Trains Runnin' poster

Two Trains Runnin'

In June of 1964, two groups of young men travel to Mississippi. Though neither group was aware of the other, each had come on the same errand: to find an old blues singer and coax him out of retirement.

Watch Now: amazon
Hellhounds on My Trail: The Afterlife of Robert Johnson poster

Hellhounds on My Trail: The Afterlife of Robert Johnson

Filmmaker Robert Mugge pays tribute to the guitarist who, according to legend, sold his soul to the devil to become a blues master.

Watch Now: amazon