Hear Music/Concord Music Group is pleased to announce the release of a captivating new feature-length documentary film, Troubadours: Carole King - James Taylor - The Rise of the Singer-Songwriter
. Directed by Morgan Neville (Johnny Cash's America, Hank Williams: Honky Tonk Blues
) and produced by Eddie Schmidt (The Film Is Not Yet Rated, Twist of Faith
is a first-hand account of the genesis and blossoming of the 1970s singer-songwriter movement, centering on the historic collaboration between James Taylor and Carole King and the Troubadour, the famed West Hollywood venue that nurtured the community of gifted young artists and soon-to-be critical and commercial sensations.
The special two-disc DVD/CD package features the full 90-minute Troubadours documentary on DVD, along with a 10-track bonus audio disc of choice '70s-era classics such as Carole King's "It's Too Late," James Taylor's "Sweet Baby James," Elton John's "Take Me To The Pilot," Bonnie Raitt's "Love Has No Pride," Linda Ronstadt's "Desperado," Warren Zevon's "Poor Poor Pitiful Me," Tom Wait's "Ol' '55," and Little Feat's "Dixie Chicken," among others. From the Label